Trendy minimalist single household residence designed in 2014 by Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop (YKDW) situated in Kashiwa, Japan.
Description by Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop A “container” that modifications as you design and reside in it, and design it, on prime of the problem of dwelling in such a home should proceed to provide the pleasure of dwelling there. Garments, kitchen items and different issues associated to their hobbies may be freely positioned, and their dwelling area may be full of issues that promote enjoyment and happiness of their lives. In the course of the design stage, a brand new addition to their household arrived so as to add to the enjoyment of their residence. With out defining or limiting the longer term prospects of this household, we designed a home that permits for flexibility inside their every day lives, corresponding to hobbies and household. The development of the constructing is made by forming four bins, every field divided into 2 layers round a central area which acts because the hub of the house by which the household gathers. The primary layer of every field features because the kitchen, bed room, plumbing space, and work area. The second layer has deliberately been left clean so the areas can create area appropriate for his or her growing hobbies, or wardrobes or a youngsters’s room. Notably the youngsters’s room must be left as much as the kid to design. Every area meets the minimal measurement required for the designated perform, such because the kitchen and toilet, by 910 modules. They act as not rooms however perform areas and the central hub is an open ceiling area the place the four packing containers, every with a perform contributing to their day by day lives are gathered round this central area. With out limiting it to 910 modules, I positioned the angle of the central area and packing containers in order that from all home windows the view is of timber or the sky, not the neighbouring home or their home windows. Additionally the angle between the kitchen and adjoining bins on each layers permits a transparent view from the kitchen to the field, particularly within the occasion that the field is used as a youngsters’s room. This home, born of lengthy, fruitful discussions with the shopper creates an area the place I hope the household and the constructing itself can develop shut collectively. Go to Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop