• Hourglass / studioLOOP

    5 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    © Kai Nakamura
    Architects: studioLOOP
    Location: Gunma Prefecture, Japan
    Area: 144.0 m2
    Project Year: 2014
    Photographs: Kai Nakamura
    © Kai Nakamura
    From the architect. This is a rebuilding project for families who have been living in this area for a long time. Hourglass is a house located in Gunma, Japan. On the south of the site there is a rice field spreading, and in the north there is a forest with lots of trees. We put emphasis to the scenery and aimed for passing light and wind abundantly. We proposed a space with high transparency by sandwiching the public space such as living room...
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