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Super Slim Outdoors Indoors Home in Japan is Capped with a Rock Climbing Wall

Posted By Tafline Laylin On November 14, 2011 @ 7:19 pm In Architecture,carousel showcase,Features | No Comments

With only 36 m2 to work with, the design team gave this home a vertical lift. The street is not visible from outside, which shuts out a lot of light, though the open, tapered roof compensates for this by pushing daylight [4] throughout the well-ventilated building. True to Japanese form, this home is furnished with bare minimalism [5], but it still manages to encourage community and fun in this residential neighborhood.

+ be-fun-design [1]

Via Designboom [6]

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[1] Be-fun-design: http://www.be-fun.com/

[2] skylight well: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skylight

[3]  : http://inhabitat.com/super-slim-outdoors-indoors-home-in-japan-is-capped-with-a-rock-climbing-wall/outdoors-indoors-be-fun-design-11/?extend=1

[4] daylight: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daylighting

[5] minimalism: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minimalism

[6] Designboom: http://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/9/view/17623/be-fun-design-eana-outdoors-indoors.html

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