Neat and Bright Shimookabe House in Japan by ALTS Design

Japanese architecture studio ALTS Design Office built this neat and bright Shimookabe House located in the suburban neighborhood of Kyoto wherein natural lights bring much comfort inside the small space of the residence. [via thisispaper]

 

Simple and Relaxing Small Box House in Japan by Shin-ichiro Akasaka Atelier

Shin-ichiro Akasaka Atelier has designed the ‘Small Box House’ located in the western hillside of Mt. Moiwa. From the two-storey home, the residents are privileged with a scenic view overlooking the city of Sapporo. The high ceilings and huge windows let the natural lights brighten the whole place. Photos by Koji Sakai via ignant