Tag: tea houses
Jars of tea and second-hand books are separated in stacked wooden cubes at a Taipei teahouse. More »
Visitors to this timber tea house sit beneath a woven rope dome with a gilded skylight and a hanging teapot in the middle. More »
A music recital room resembling a Japanese tea house hangs like a lantern in the garden of a residence northwest of Washington DC. More »
We're heading to Tokyo today for Tokyo design week so, while we're on the plane, here is some contemporary Japanese architecture for you to enjoy, courtesy of New Zen, a recent book about contemporary Japanese tea houses published by 8Books. The project shown here is Souan Tea House by Toshihiko Suzuki, which was built in 2003.