Made by Japanese architects Akiyoshi Takagi, Yuji Nakae and Hirofumi Ohno. Worked in the NE apartments, a block of eight apartments for motorcycle enthusiasts in Tokyo, including garages for these in each department.
The building has a central courtyard curvilinear C-shaped to facilitate entry to the residents with their bikes directly into each unit.
The walls which separate each department are arranged in a radial, with gentle curves that lead to the outside wall. The curved shapes of the walls help give the feeling of being in larger spaces. Read the rest of this entry »