Interviewing Shinichi Ogawa

In the interview, Tokyo-based architect Shinichi Ogawa shares his thoughts on minimalism and how his residences can accommodate a range of human desires

PPS. Ponzano Primary School / C+S ASSOCIATI

Ponzano Primary School is designed for 375 children aged from 6 to 10. It houses 15 classrooms and special spaces for art, music, computer, language and science, a gymnasium, a canteen and a library.

Platform of Arts and Creativity / Pitagoras Arquitectos

The Platform for Arts and Creativity is a project based on an infrastructure that has transformed the Old Open Market Area of Guimarães into a multifunctional space dedicated to artistic, cultural and social-economic activity.

Beach House E-3 / Vertice Arquitectos

Taking advantage of the lot slope, the project is proposed as a volume set worked with different materials and textures in three levels..

SCube / AGi architects

S Cube family chalet is made up of three intertwined beach houses. ...

Extension Of The Building Academy Salzburg / soma architecture

soma’s design creates a new foyer and entrance topography to the Building Academy, and adapts an existing factory hall into a cultural venue.

L-House / Architects Collective ZT GmbH

Located on the outskirts of a small settlement in the South of Austria’s Burgenland region, L-House is surrounded by the brilliance of natural light.

DJ House / [i]da Arquitectos

Located in Carcavelos, Portugal, a parish in the municipality of Cascais, surfers heaven. The village used to be known for the Carcavelos wine, but since the wine production is nowadays reduced, Carcavelos is better known among surfers because of the good surfing condition of the Carcavelos beach.

Seashell House / ArchStudia Vega

While designing the Seashell House the shapes of seashell assis cornuta. The usage of bionic forms in architecture led to the creation of the house with the atrium space and free planning.

Villa T-Extension / OFIS Architects

“Villa Dular” is a typical modernistic villa originally designed in 1932 by architect Costaperaria; a white cube with an extensive roof terrace and a top volume finished in wooden cladding.

Microsoft Headquarter / INNOCAD

The joint venture KOOP and INNOCAD from Graz emerged as winners in the 2010 Architecture competition for Microsoft’s headquarter in Vienna, Austria.

Reconversion of Citadel of Cascais / Gonçalo Byrne, Joao Gois and...

This luxury hotel, Pousada de Cascais, is set within the walls of the historical fortress, the emblematic 16th century Citadel of Cascais, in the centre of Cascais.

Piano House / pasel.kuenzel architects

This remarkable urban villa, designed by Dutch architects Ralf Pasel and Frederik Knzel, is located on the site of a former industrial area, in the heart of the Dutch city of Leiden.

Flower House / Paul Kaloustian

This project is designed for an art collector as a secondary house in the mountain. The client requested a house where he would disconnect from his busy lifestyle in the city.

Sleeping in a Sustainable and Itinerant Sculpture

“Shelter ByGG”, a project signed by Gabriela Gomes brings out to public space a sculptural object that can be used as a living space.

Civil Aviation Authority HQ / Space Group Architects

BUILDING a new headquarter for Luftfartstilsynet is a challenge in creating a place for an uprooted organization, transplanted from Oslo to Bodø, and in doing so, BUILDING a new office CULTURE.

Caught Mapping (1940)

Caught Mapping, a 1940 educational film from Chevrolet on how road maps are drawn, field-checked and printed.

House in Mexilhoeira-Grande / Marco Arraiolos

The house, with a required implementation polygon defined in a development plan, is inserted in a batch of reduced dimensions....

House in Piedra Roja / Riesco + Rivera Arquitectos Asociados

The order is an individual house for a young family, located in a developing suburban area in the north of Santiago/Chile, with an arid Mediterranean climate.

Palo Verde Apartments / Gonzalez Goodale Architects

Palo Verde provides 60 studio units of permanent supportive housing for previously homeless single adults living with mental illness.