ABE House :: Urban Office Architects

Tokyo based Urban Office Architects has another take on the idea of circulation as a unifying architectural element.  ABE House, located in a residential district of Tokyo blends the classic simplicity of Japanese design and the desire for indoor/outdoor living with elements of antiquity such as a arched portals and courtyards.  Due largely to the strategy of stacking programmatic activities, this urban villa captivates its inhabitants and gives a sense of privacy even in its dense urban location.  In addition, the numerous openings allow natural light to pour through the space, giving it a quality guaranteed to be unmatched by its neighbors...

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