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Mount Fuji Architects Studio “This architecture is consisted by combining L-shaped blocks of reinforced concrete and sequential frames of box-shaped engineer-wood”

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Wonderful racemes of Wisteria on tunnel in Japan. Waterfall effect magical to the eyes and i imagine walking underneath it the scent must help create a sensory heaven.

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Mount Fuji house by Hiroki Tominaga Atelier has a unique angular roof that protects the home from heavy snow

This is the second house at the foot of Mt. Fuji. Because of deep forest, we can’t see the shape of mountain, but the south side of the site is a part of Mt....

Mount Fuji house by Hiroki Tominaga Atelier has a unique angular roof that protects the home from heavy snow | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building

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Angular roof helps Mount Fuji house.Japan. From the Rear side > Deep snow drifts can affect the region in winter, so Tokyo-based Hiroki Tominaga Atelier gave the building's roof numerous peaks and troughs, designed to direct snow and rain into designated areas around the perimeter, away from the entrances. The jagged profile is based on traditional karahafu gables – a type of undulating roof typically applied to temples and shrines in Japan.