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Low-Energy House Gemini+ in Austria

polycarbonanate double wall facade, timber concrete wall and floor construction - Low-Energy House Gemini+, ArchitektInnen

Meeting House / Wharenui

In traditional Māori society the meeting house, or wharenui, faced the open communal space, or marae. The house was an elaborate structure, its carved elements – including bargeboards and ridge post – representing the various parts of the human body.

Translucent polycarbonate walls of a house in Hiroshima by Japanese architects Suppose Design Office.

Throughout the house, "Walls become windows and windows become walls," explains architect Makoto Tanijiri of the luminescent home he designed outside of Hiroshima with his firm Suppose Design Office. Photo by: Toshiyuki Yano