This family house by architect Naoko Horibe features a traditional Japanese-style room with tatami mats inside a protruding, timber-clad mezzanine.
The huge tiled roof that wraps around this Tokyo house integrates arched windows and openings for tree branches. More »
Steel crossbeams divide the triple-height living room of this Tokyo townhouse into modular sections. More »
Slideshow: the cantilevered upper storeys of this house in Osaka by Japanese architect Shogo Iwata hover above a driveway. More »