[architecture] Dream House #n

via spoon & tamago When it comes to sustainable living, there is no universal definition of comfort. Cultural and historical factors are pivotal in determining the way different people might experience comfort in the home from airiness and brightness to even temperatures. For one couple in Japan, a “comfy house” became a keyword as they…

[architecture] Nishizawa Architects’ Zen house

via designboom Nishizawa Architects, a vietnamese studio led by japanese architect shunri nishizawa, has completed a multi-storey row house in ho chi minh city. located in a southern district of the city, the design team sought to develop new means of urban-living, removed from preconceived notions of traditional vietnamese townhouses. the client, a family with…