Sekiya Masato of Planet Creations' reveals its latest project; Lifted House IV, a private residence in Hyogo Japan:
The residence was built on a unique site "which was sloped like a horse's back" and is surrounded by hills that turned out to be the inspiration for the completed design. The ground level consists of a private study, a guest room and a cloakroom. The bedroom, living/dining room, kitchen and bathroom were then placed on the 1st floor of the residence.
As part of a Salone Del Mobile during Milan Design Week 2014, a new series titled Where Architects Live shows us their homes instead of their work. From Zaha Hadid's open-space London home to Russian artist El Lissitzky, and architect Shigeru Ban's to Brazilian architect Marcio Kogan resides on the 12th floor of a building he designed in 1980, check it out in the gallery below: Read more
“Peter’s House,” is an 1,800 square-foot home from SF-based Craig Steely Architecture. The structure uses typical practice of staggering foundations up the hillside and it locates a 24' x 24', cast in place concrete garage on the lowest level of the three-story glass structure. Read more