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Dope Forest House In Japan


 Dope Forest House In Japan
topic by Ham Rove - 12-09-2012, 02:37 PM - Boxden > Wild videos, news, and other media










Japanese architecture is always pushing the limits for what is considered unique. It is quite often fascinating rather than architecturally brilliant and I think thats what appeals to the people who enjoy it – it’s different. This particular house is somewhat dated now, built in 2006, but it is still a stunning example of thought provoking and original Japanese architecture.

As an upscale weekend enclave, Karuizawa may be Tokyo’s equivalent of New York City’s Hamptons (minus the beach), but the developer had nonetheless failed repeatedly to sell the raw land on which Ring House now stands. In an attempt to turn his luck he marketed the land together with a house, commissioned by the youthful Tokyo based firm TNA. The developer, a youngster himself, had seen TNA’s work published in a magazine and was keen to give the newly minted design team a chance to build.

The team created a mini-tower at the maximum height, skinned in alternating bands of wood and glass — an irregularly striped sheath that evenly balances transparency and opacity. As sunlight floods into the interior by day (or electric illumination glows from within the volume by night), the wrapper allows views straight through the house.

The photos of the finished home are awe-inspiring, much like the finish to the story. The young Japanese developer sold the house and the land off the plan without the buyer even visiting the lot.
http://theversatilegent.com/the-ring...ruizawa-japan/


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 12-09-2012, 02:38 PMaway - #2
Ham Rove 1981 heat pts1981

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 12-09-2012, 03:56 PMaway - #3
EGO 50 heat pts50

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Too many windows for my liking. I'd install some automatic blinds/curtains for night time that #### would be perfect. But the biggest question is how far is it from road access? Seems like this would only be good as a vacation house if it's deep in the forest.
 12-09-2012, 03:58 PMaway - #4
Ham Rove 1981 heat pts1981

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Originally Posted by e G o Maniac
Too many windows for my liking. I'd install some automatic blinds/curtains for night time that #### would be perfect. But the biggest question is how far is it from road access? Seems like this would only be good as a vacation house if it's deep in the forest.
it prob does have some blind type ####. But then again, I think its in the middle of nowhere so he might not need it. But #### is tight.
 12-09-2012, 04:20 PMonline - #5
PseuDEEnym 1 heat pts

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Originally Posted by e G o Maniac
Too many windows for my liking. I'd install some automatic blinds/curtains for night time that #### would be perfect. But the biggest question is how far is it from road access? Seems like this would only be good as a vacation house if it's deep in the forest.
It might have Smart Glass windows that changes from transparent to translucent like..




 12-09-2012, 04:29 PMaway - #6
Bama Boy 76 heat pts76

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Its all fun and games until a ninja clan comes and invades your house
 12-09-2012, 04:33 PMaway - #7
4sonsofHorus 17 heat pts17

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Originally Posted by Bama Boy
Its all fun and games until a ninja clan comes and invades your house
 12-09-2012, 04:36 PMaway - #8
JetsLost 18 heat pts18

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I'm too paranoid for all them windows.
 12-09-2012, 04:41 PMaway - #9
HoLLiwood Heyti 

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Deep in the forrest? This is the type of #### asian b-horror flicks are based on...
 12-09-2012, 06:09 PMaway - #10
Prince Ace 9 heat pts

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dope idea on paper, but not enough privacy for me
 12-09-2012, 06:24 PMaway - #11
beast1412 38 heat pts38

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so s3xy
 12-09-2012, 06:49 PMaway - #12
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 12-09-2012, 06:56 PMaway - #13
Hurricane24 9 heat pts

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dont cast stones if you live in a glass home
 12-09-2012, 07:59 PMaway - #14
Soda Pop 4 heat pts

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Dope but I'm a king
 12-09-2012, 08:13 PMaway - #15
dirtyglovethug 

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straaaaaaight.
 12-09-2012, 08:15 PMaway - #16
Stupid Fresh 167 heat pts167

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i love it
 12-09-2012, 09:34 PMaway - #17
Rebirth46 35 heat pts35

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I can't fap in peace I'll pass
 12-09-2012, 09:35 PMaway - #18
Di Warlord 6 heat pts

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Looks bad a$s, but what if a tree falls on the crib?
 12-09-2012, 09:44 PMonline - #19
sm00vb0iiw0nder 4 heat pts

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I'd be tight if a ni##a decided to throw rocks at my ####
 12-10-2012, 12:43 AMaway - #20
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Brilliant... affordable housing?!
 
 


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