• love and relation

    ribbed concrete façades wrap love structure’s ‘extraordinary atypical home’ in tokyo

    this residence in central tokyo, japan is the second of two homes positioned a minute’s stroll from each other, each occupied on a routine foundation by the consumer. his sole request was for yukio asari/love structure to create a contemporary house made up of components missing within the first home like a rec room and wine cave within the basement, a storage and lounge on the primary ground, an area for entertaining on the second, and walk-in closets on the third. photographs by masao nishikawa     the venture suits neither the standard definition of a daily home—a spot to spend on a regular basis life—nor that of a trip…