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Location: Kitasaku, Nagano, Japan  Architects: Kotaro Ide / ARTechnic architects  Assistants: Moriyuki Fujihara, Ruri Mitsuyasu, Takashi Mototani, Kenyu Fujii  Collaborator: Manami Ide (designer of customized metal work)  Structure: Reinforced concrete  Structural Engineer: Naomi Kitayama / NAO  Mechanical engineer: Hiroshi Nakayama / TNA  Electrical Engineer: Jyunetsu Satou / EPS  Contractor: Kenji Kusunoki / GIKAKU  Area: 329 sqm  Year: 2008  Photographs: Nacasa & Partners Inc.

Kotaro ide design a large building shell villa in the middle of the forest. This brilliant idea may sound quite unique, but really there

Road of the Sun by Dani Karavan

<Meditation Space>If I could begin each day with a walk through these zen-like arches with prayers upon my lips, it would be such a beautiful way to start the day. Road of the Sun (by DANI KARAVAN)


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House MC1 — water entry

House MC1 — water entry

something tells me this is more your style of indoor water pond thing - This residential project is located in the Pacific ocean on the island Costa Rica, near the national park Manuel Antionio in Quepos.

Fallingwater, Frank Lloyd Wright (commissioned in 1935, completed in 1937).

Recognized as ‘the greatest American architect of all times’, Frank Lloyd Wright designed an extraordinary house known as Fallingwater that redefined the r

OK — Bird Watchers’ House

Bird Watchers' House in Puget Sound, WA, designed by Olson Kundig Architects. Photo by Paul Warchol.

Garcia House by John Lautner Also known as the Rainbow House, it was built in 1964 for jazz legend Russ Garcia.

The North Elevation: Classic Spaces: John Lautner: Garcia Residence a. The Rainbow House: Los Angeles

Wonder where this is.

It's like a modern whoville! landscape architecture + urban design Namba Parks in Osaka, Japan. cities can be green spaces. I absolutely love this reinvention of the modern city!

Forest Pavilion / nARCHITECTS - 谷德设计网

built from bamboo while it's still green and pliable -- Forest Pavilion, Da Nong Da Fu Forest and Eco-park Hualien, Taiwan designed by nArchitects

Frank Lloyd Wright masterpieces in the Laurel Highlands - Fallingwater

MY DREAM HOUSE-Fallingwater house - Frank Lloyd Wright You can actually open a piece of the floor in this house and stick your toes in the swiftly moving water OR put your fishing pole in there! Amazing concept--tucked in in a forest in western PA.