TSC architects: house in hinomiya TSC architects: house in hinomiya
jan 02, 2011

TSC architects: house in hinomiya

‘house in hinomiya’ by TSC architects all images courtesy TSC architects

japanese TSC architects have designed house in hinomiya. incorporating a balance of light and privacy the main entrance of the house is situated on the side of the residence with secure parking along the road. cedar panels are a feature of the house, installed in the concrete walls, surrounding the courtyard and two-story bungalow. light is pentrated throughout the house due to large openings. the main areas which receive this are the living and dining area, as it opens onto the courtyard wherethe sky is visible across the roof of the bungalow.

the entrance

the entrance

in the evening

looking out onto the patio

the living room

view from living room

the courtyard

view into the bedroom

the rolling door can be closed to shield sun

the bedroom

looking out across the courtyard to the living room

from the courtyard looking up into the sky

  • i’m enjoying the articulated minimal language, and choicest materials!

    CROFTdesign says:
  • ditto, very well done. elegant and functional. the almost seamless transition between interior and exterior in the bedroom is nice as well.

    tyson says:
  • well, i was entertained. beautiful wooden design but this is too much for me!

    Dina Orane says:
  • I think that the design looks very clean, but too dull.

    PF says:
  • Boring but not horrible, I was hoping for something better. Wright did this 80 years ago, nothing new. The Romans did this 2000 years ago. Great Idea just not fabulous for today’s standards. I’d like to see Ghery mess with this, then we’d have something to gawk at.

    Korby says:
  • Very elegant! Not everything has to scream “Look at me!” A Gehry-like effect could probably be simulated with the wrap tool in Photoshop.

    John says:
  • skillful, exquisite detailing

    I think that someone will lead a very beautiful life in this home

    dbkii says:
  • Not every design has to be exceptional. This one has good thought put into it and I’m sure the owners will find a quiet harmony within it d;-)

    Jetwax says:
  • Btw, Frank Lloyd Wright was inspired by japanese architecture, when he built the series of prairie houses. That time japonism was en vogue…

    I like the house very much. it is unspectacular and works well as background for daily life. It is based on traditional japanese housing and deals well with the todays’ needs.
    And think of that, you’re able to live in it! (Other concepts as spectacular as they may be, don’t tolerate inhabitants (with they’re fear of being exhibtionists).

    traditional says:

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