The Anti-Earthquake Reinforcing Catwalk House

The Anti-Earthquake Reinforcing Catwalk House

Architect
HITOTOMORI
Location
Kobe, Hyogo, Japan | View Map
Project Year
2019
Category
Private Houses
Hiroki Kawata

The Anti-Earthquake Reinforcing Catwalk House

HITOTOMORI as Architects

This is a renovation of a house which will be lived in by an adult, their child, and two cats. Built 40 years ago, the client expressed a desire that the renovation allow the house to be lived in for another 40 years.

 

While a series of anti-earthquake support braces normally creates unusable space for people, it became a rich space for this family to share with their cats.

Material Used :
1. Lighting plan and products: NEW LIGHT POTTERY: BULLET/BRASS

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