suppose design office: house in obama, fukui, japan suppose design office: house in obama, fukui, japan
jan 20, 2010

suppose design office: house in obama, fukui, japan

house in obama, fukui, japan by suppose design office all images courtesy suppose design office

standing on 6 stilts is house in obama, by japanese suppose design office. the rectangular building has no exterior windows, however consists of skylights,  allowing natural light inside. the open space plan connects living room, dining room and kitchen altogether.

  • At the start, just looking at the ouside, I wasn’t so keen on the design; especially not having any exterior windows. the choice of exterior cladding doesn’t necessarily agree with me, but the way it hvers over the ground is very pleasing.
    The interior shots, however, opened my eyes to a great looking design, with loads of light afforded by the skylights. Great materials, nice lighting, open concept.
    I like this one. Kudos Suppose.

    Donny says:
  • I love the open sky perspective and the footed-building feels very clean. HOWEVER, not having any windows makes it feel so anti-social. If the view was so terrible or the neighborhood so dangerous, maybe this is necessary but views from windows (even if they face internally into an atrium/garden) are crucial to my ideal living space.

    lanvy says:
  • wow that is an interesting desing. I love the lighting that was on the outside of the building.

    exterior lighting says:
  • lovely

    kuarZ says:
  • I really like this, well done.

    Jonathan says:
  • modernist again! it´s not new, it´s only beautiful. and “beauty is not a question for contemporary architecture”.

    fernando tourinho says:
  • I wish all houses had no external windows.

    prince says:
  • Very nice!
    I.A. says:
  • I like the design, but I wonder, is there a reason not to make exterior windows.

    wizardol says:

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