Nakamura’s Optical Glass House is composed of roughly 6000 glass blocks strung together by stainless steel. Soundproof the façade cancel out external noise while allowing light and air to pass through and revealing only a mosaic of the lush garden inside.
Optical Glass House by Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP // Hiroshima, Japan. Fabricated from long, thin blocks, the huge glass wall forms a lustrous veil, screening out the distractions of the city and enclosing a verdant courtyard garden at the heart of the house.
City of Perth Library has amazing and harmonious lines made with metal and wood. It shows the development of WA architecture in comparison to the older buildings in the city, and represents the direction we are moving in here in Australia
Completed in 2016 in Les Herbiers, France. Images by Takuji Shimmura. History and context The Community of Municipalities of the Pays des Herbiers was created in It enables eight municipalities in the region of.