31 May '15, 1am

This house gorgeously blends the four elements.

Cocage is a two-story home and showroom in Kochi, Japan that incorporates outdoor elements like light, wind, water, and shadow directly into its design. The H-shaped home is like a terraced mountain covered in louvers to filter light inside, and a body of water next to the lot injects a natural environment into the urban space and helps keep it cool. The bold triangular form, designed by Suppose Design Office , creates a striking 2 bedroom home where the sun and wind dance to create a playful and efficient abode.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/cocage-stepped-mountain-home-incorpo...

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