Since the turn of the century our relationship to technology has changed; we use technology to make ourselves feel more "human," according to Takaharu Tezuka, who with Yui Tezuka is principal of Tezuka Architects in Tokyo. The results may be seen in the firm's architecture projects, which make frank but delicate use of structural principles, each different from the others yet all deliberate and somehow intimate, regardless of scale. The House Without Walls (2000), Floating Roof House (2004), Fuji Kindergarten (2007), and Ring Around a Tree (2011) are among the most widely publicized examples to date.
Husband and wife architects, and founders of Tokyo-based firm Tezuka Architects, Yui and Takaharu Tezuka’s home is designed to house everything within a single space. Private spaces are limited to open up the house and encourage time spent together. Read more on NOWNESS - http://bit.ly/2li7a4y
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Together with the Japanese Consulate, the School of Architecture is honored to present Tezuka Architects. Mr. Takaharu Tezuka's work serves as a precedent for architects around the world.
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