House in Ashitaka 1977 / Kazuo Shinohara

Inspired by the traditional “Chise“ houses of Japan, Kazuo Shinohara designed in 1977 this House in Ashitaka as part of a group of stark, concrete houses, the architect built between 1970 and 1977 together with the monumental ‘Uncompleted House‘ in Tokyo, ‘House at a Crooked Corner‘ in Tokyo and a house in Uehara.

Continue reading