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Japan Houses

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Publisher Comments:

Japanese residential design has evolved as a distinctive response to social, political, and climatic pressures-along with the powerful individual ideas of its architects. Japan Houses presents 28 of the country's finest contemporary houses. Each house is beautifully captured through breathtaking photographs, showcasing the creativity of Japan's leading architects and designers and their innovative use of building materials, spatial concepts, and aesthetic surprise.

About the Author

Marcia Iwatate is one of the leading professionals in the Japanese design and food industry. She is the author of Eat.Work.Shop., and co-author of Shunju: New Japanese Cuisine, which won a James Beard Award in 2004.

Geeta Mehta is a partner in the Tokyo based design firm Braden and Mehta. She has worked on corporate interiors for clients like AIG, Morgan Stanley, and the Tokyo American Club.

Table of Contents

Introduction

I House

F House

Y House

Zaimokuza House

Yufuin Villa

Arc-shaped Extension

G House

Kunitachi House

Zigzag House

B House

K House

O House

N Guesthouse

Misonou House

Karuizawa Villa/Gallery

Atami Step House

Engawa House

Kashima Surf Villa

Katsuura House

T.K. House

I.S. House

Nojiriko House

H House

Haeigaoka House

Machiya Project

Shima Style

Natural Wedge

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804836968
Author:
Nacasa & Partners Inc
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Author:
Nacasa and Partners
Author:
Mehta, Geeta
Author:
Nacasa and Partners In
Author:
Iwatate, Marcia
Author:
Nakasa, Takeshi
Author:
Nacasa & Partners Inc.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Domestic
Subject:
Interior decoration
Subject:
Japan
Subject:
International Architecture - Asian
Subject:
Residential
Subject:
Interior Design
Subject:
Architecture
Subject:
History
Subject:
Buildings - Residential
Subject:
Architecture - Japan - History - 21st century
Subject:
Architecture, Domestic -- Japan.
Subject:
Architecture-Asia and Oceania
Subject:
Architecture -- History.
Edition Description:
First Edition,First,Hardcover with Jacket
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20051215
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
over 250 color photos and 40 architectur
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
10.00 x 9.00 in

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Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » China and Japan
Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » History » General
Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » Houses

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