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Anna Nakamura and Taiyo Jinno of Kyoto-based construction company Japanese Design Workplace have created one different sharp development with the On the Nook residence. It’s a seven-unit rental condominium difficult located in an mixed use residential/industrial area of Youkaichi, Japan. The lot, which is severely triangular, remained empty for some time, as the shape made it undesirable to builders and the city did not have to allocate funds to make it a inexperienced space. Seems want it was properly well worth the wait.
The developing is concrete, glass, and stone. Sure, the overall development is triangular, nevertheless look — the façade is comprised of sq. parts. The architects conceived the development as a surreal “present” or “toy subject,” and as well as liken it to “a fictional tip of a ship [that looks] as if it have been escaping from metropolis.” On a additional smart phrase, each unit is made up of a entrance room, kitchen, two bedrooms and a rest room.
Pictures by Koichi Torimura.