Collection by William Harrison

Modern Homes in Tokyo


Despite its wealth of iconic traditional buildings, Tokyo has always had a strong foothold on the cutting-edge of modernity. These homes keep that movement alive.

The compound at dusk.
Masahiro and Mao Harada of Mount Fuji Architects Studio wanted to break with the traditional definition of a house when...
Tamotsu Nakada enlisted his friend, architect Koji Tsutsui to design his 793-square-foot home on an equally tiny lot.
The ceilings of the two houses were at slightly different heights, an incongruity Nakasi played up for visual punch.
Three-year-old Ran Sugiura peers out the front door of her Tokyo home, a concept-driven yet surprisingly livable piece...
Shibata made the 10-person dining table using $130 sawhorse legs from Maruki Wood Products Company topped with a sheet...