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An Architectural Disappearing Act

Japan’s Jingshan Hotel removes the artifice from architecture. Instead of elevating the building itself, Continuation Studio contrived an architectural disappearing act that brings visitors face-to-face with nature.

A Focus On Flexibility

Architects Kohei Yukawa and Hiroto Kawaguchi design a contemporary home that celebrates the relationship between family and nature in Kyoto, Japan.

The T Weekend House

A new weekend home overlooking Japan’s Western Coast invites its owners to slow down and commune with nature. Joanna Kawecki writes.


Japanese design house Nendo teams up with international fashion label BEIGE to create something much more than your average retail space. Words by Sophia Watson.