House Yagiyama by Kazuya Saito Architects; photo by Yasuhiro Takagi
A young Japanese architect Kazuya Saito and his namesake practice have recently completed this single-storey house located in Sendai, Japan. Developed for an elderly couple who “requested living in privacy, but a sunny and breezy house while considering connection with the nearby house,” the dark, opaque and windowless exterior of the structure is offset by a neutrally-coloured, light-filled interior. (more…)
'House Shimouma' by Kazuya Saito Architects, photo by Sadao Hotta
The young, recently founded Japanese practice Kazuya Saito Architects realised this single family home as one of their first projects. Located on a tiny site – how could it be any different in Tokyo – the building includes parking space, three storeys and a roof terrace.