Tuesday, October 16, 2007

skinny houses...

I saw this post: Cramped City Living: 10 of the Narrowest Houses in the World
...and it inspired me to delve into the eye candy archives. Enjoy!


http://tinyurl.com/2eduf7
Glass Shutter House by Shigeru Ban Architects
photo by: ?


http://www.pus.jp/_content/e/works/r/c/c1.html
C House by Power Unit Studio
photo by: hiroyuki HIRAI


http://www.paramodern.com/
Rooftecture S by ENDO SHUHEI ARCHITECT INSTITUTE
photo by: ?

...these next two are not houses but very nice examples of working within a tight site:

http://tinyurl.com/29rbxx
Undercover Lab by Klein Dytham architecture
photo by: ?


http://tinyurl.com/23hefu
Billboard Bldg by Klein Dytham architecture

photo by: ?

http://www.tekuto.com/works/private/index1.html
Lucky Drops by Atelier Tekuto
photo by: Makoto Yoshido


http://www.aokijun.com/ja/works/027
C House by Jun Aoki
photo by: Ano Daici(?)

http://www.msaa.jp/top_e.html
MOH by Mitsuhiko Sato Architect and Assoc.
photo by: ?


http://www.naya1993.com/
House in Futakosinch by NAYA architects
photo by: ?


http://www.tezuka-arch.com/japanese/works/engawa/01.html
Porch House by TEZUKA ARCHITECTS
photo by: ?

All of these are in Japan - no surprise there....
I'd love to see the examples that you know of - and if we receive enough I'll compile them and send them out.

6 Comments:

Blogger DC said...

Has anyone goten a chance to check out some of the architecture at the Solar Decathalon, colleges are building prototype houses in DC and being judged on architecture and environmental elements.

Alexandra

1:36 PM  
Blogger Justin Anthony said...

Here's one: 83A Marlborough Avenue, by Drew Mandel Design, @ The Slow Home http://tinyurl.com/yphcus

1:30 PM  
Blogger Justin Anthony said...

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6:26 PM  
Blogger Justin Anthony said...

Made a mistake...

Here's another link:
http://tinyurl.com/2d893u

6:27 PM  
Blogger eric said...

Here's one: http://tinyurl.com/yubapc

2:14 PM  
Blogger eric said...

You're welcome Avi Friedman...

http://astore.amazon.com/dexigner-20/detail/1568988737

9:32 PM  

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