Gallery: Modern Japanese Home Borrows From the Past With an Eco Twist

 

Under the modernist skin of this Japanese home is an updated interpretation of traditional Japanese building with a very unique feature. Spotted on Dezeen, this home by Architect Masato Sekiya features a timber frame structure set to a grid. Rather than just using the traditional floor grid of 3×6 this home takes it into the third dimension and creates a dynamic space framed by the post and beam layout.

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