The Kidosaki House is a house of great refinement located in a quiet In the case of the Kidosaki House, that something was elegant beauty. Built by Kidosaki Architects Studio in Nagano, Japan with date Images by 45g Photography. Located on a sloping mountain ridge at the. WORKS · ACCESS · PRESS. COPYRIGHT © “KIDOSAKI ARCHITECTS STUDIO”. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. サン・アロー軽井沢山荘 Sun Arrow Cottage.

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This is intended to preserve the history of the site and links with the past in the minds of these living here, even though the house itself has been rebuilt. This whiteness endows the spaces with splendor and radiance.

The intention was to create complex spaces within a simple composition. Materials Reinforced concrete sans ornamentation. The rooms look out onto courtyards, but diverse windows—such as low windows and full-height windows are used in combination so that persons in different rooms never find themselves looking directly at each other.

The beauty of its spaces leaves the observer at a loss for words. Architecture is better explained in images Follow us on Instagram! This interior courtyard helps to maintain the independence of kidisaki living space.

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The move was insightful. Designing a house for another architect is a curious and interesting problem. The main goal of the project was to maintain the independence of each house and each family.


The blind wall of houde front facade follows the profile of the street, curving inward to kisosaki the kidosaku to the house. Introduction This spacious house was built as a home for three families: Ando arranges the windows symmetrically and clearly establishes frontality; he also takes ventilation into consideration in designing the sash.

You can find out more or switch them off if you prefer. Church on the Water, Hokkaido by Tadao Ando. He always discovers a theme unique to that house and invents something original that makes everyday life more enjoyable.

Kidosaki House, Tokyo. Architect: Tadao Ando

Koshino House designed by Tadao Ando. Ando so far has not designed a detached house for himself. Courtyards were the key.

Kidosaki sees his own house with the cool detachment of a professional. A surgeon, no matter how skilled, would never operate on himself. The entire project consists of a cube, 12 meters per side, in the center of the plot gouse a curved wall in front near the entrance.

In the case of the Kidosaki House, that something was elegant beauty. This spacious house was built as a home for three families: The client, Hirotaka Kidosaki houss, is himself an architect whose works have been awarded many prizes. In an interview, Kidosaki houss as follows. However, by continuing to use the site without changing settings, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.


The three-story building is based on a 20 foot square grid. There is a sense of ease and elegance about the house. Rokko Housing 1,2,3 by Tadao Ando. Its spaces are breathtaking in their sheer beauty. With double sliding windows, he uses concealed stiles to solve the problem of both design and function.

houss In actuality, there are three homes, one on each floor. These courtyards are spaces for introducing nature into the three households and assuring those households their privacy. Instead, as the person in charge on the client side, I concentrated on being a coordinator and producer, clarifying the wishes of relatives and communicating them to the architect.

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Kidosaki introduced an outsider, that is, Ando, precisely because it was a house for himself and his relatives. Cookies We are using cookies to provide statistics that help us give you the best experience of our site.

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