Location: Tokyo, Japan
is a minimalist house located in Tokyo, Japan, designed by . The residence is constructed of concrete and 40mm-wide cedar. Stainless steel louvers cover the second-floor window to act as a screen, and serves as a unique characteristic for the neighborhood. The first floor is used mainly for guests, and features a Japanese-styled room replete with tatami mats and translucent sliding doors. The second floor contains the main bedroom and children’s room, which are located adjacent the courtyard. Each room has a private courtyard and individual or common bathroom attached.