Gallery: Yo Shimada’s Yamasaki House is a Light-Filled Modern Home

Architect Yo Shimada from Tato Architects designed and built this beautiful daylit house in Yamasaki, Japan. Spotted on JA+U (Japan Architecture+Urbanism), the house is grounded in the idea of capturing natural light and allowing it to reach all corners of the interior. Drawing inspiration from agricultural greenhouses, Shimada has created a living space bathed in sunlight.

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1 Comment

  1. bthinker September 3, 2012 at 4:22 pm

    One question, why rectangles and squares when less material and more usuable space is achieved eliptically and spherical.

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