Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.
Katsurazaka house in Kyoto, Japan by Noriyoshi Morimura Architect
September 16th, 2011 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: Noriyoshi Morimura Architect
This building planned in the location of Katsurazaka in Kyoto city. In this area, you can see many houses built by the general House Makers. In short, all of the buildings lined in this area will look similar and monotonous shapes.
But there is a convincing reason.
The regulations of cityscape and the regulations for building appearance design that determined in Kyoto city are set to adapt best to House Maker’s building designs.
In these regulations, it has been impossible without serious understandings and cooperation from the client and the officials to compatible our design ideas and the designs’ orientations.
Furthermore, this greatly-blessed site located on the corner of the road, and has amazing view beyond the east frontal road.
Overall these results, this house based on black with low center of gravity big roof has been successful in producing graceful calm restless and harmony in this cityscape, we thought.
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