other works:offices,hotels,shops,restaurants,cinemas

EBISU@CONPLEX 2009

Complex@ of houses , offices , and shop .
Shop space to let on the ground , offices to let on the first and second , and clientfs residence on top two floors .
External walls are exposed fair-faced concrete and glazed screen . External staircases also have glazed balustrades . Steel spiral stairs , wooden treads and balustrades in the clientfs residence are politely finished .

photo:(c)H.Sakaguchi
EBISU@CONPLEX EBISU@CONPLEX EBISU@CONPLEX

ARCTURUS beauty-treatment clinic@2007

Beauty-treatment clinic in Ginza at the center of Tokyo .
The partitions are made of curtain-like material called Garbo fringe . In the ceiling of the base of the fringe , indirect linear lightings are set . It looks like the shower of gold rain .
Arcturus Ginza Arcturus Ginza

LINDT@GINZA 2007

Flagship shop of the chocolate maker LINDT in Switzerland . The minimum space contains the images of flash light and pieces of chocolates .

Lindt Ginza Lindt Ginza

SPA AT THE FORMER CASTLE 2006

Conversion of the shower house of the pool in the garden of the hotel in Iwate prefecture into the spa @resort that includes spa , a lounge , rock- bed spa , a restaurant.
The flowing pool itself and its surrounding is also converted into landscaped garden.
SPA
SPA

KOIZUMI LAUNDRY 2006

The complex of a laundry , dry-cleaning shop and 3 family houses in the densely built-up area.
Shop and ownerfs and their motherfs houses on the ground floor , ownerfs sonfs family is living on the first floor.
The layout plan is determined by the irregular shape of the land .
For the next door on the south is three storied house , Windows are widely set and the sunlight from the first floor windows comes down to the living on the ground floor through the void.
KOIZUMI LAUNDRY KOIZUMI LAUNDRY

I-BRIGHT 2005

The complex building of a shop on the ground floor , offices on the first , 50 flats to let from second to 12th floor .
All the income from the shop and flats is contributed forever to the library for the blind.

photo:(c)H.Sakaguchi
I-BRIGHT I-BRIGHT

KANNA1 MOVIE GALLERY ACADEMY 2003@

gKanenai Academyh which has been very popular movie theater in Yokohama for showing good films.
Renewal of gKanfnai Academyh to a mini cinema complex of 3 screens and gallery which exhibits things related to movies.
KANNA1 MOVIE GALLERY ACADEMY KANNA1 MOVIE GALLERY ACADEMY

NISSYO BUILDING 2002@

The complex consists of offices to let , flats and owners house on the top.
NISSYO BUILDINGƒX NISSYO BUILDING

VOCATINAL AID CENTER FOR THE MENTALLY HANDICAPPED 2000

The facility where mentally handicapped persons are trained to work to facilitate reentry into society .
The bakery and cafe on the ground floor , The workshop where they make cookies , wrap them and so on , on the first floor .
On the terrace and roof terrace they learn gardening .
The meeting- rooms on the second .
On this land there used to be psychiatristfs clinic and his house surrounded by lots of trees .
Trees are reserved as many as possible . A big zelkova tree is reserved to make a symbol of a entrance court , and a big cherry tree is for courtyard .
Cafe offers a nice comfortable space for neighbors .














VOCATINAL
VOCATINAL VOCATINAL

M1 BUILDING 1998

The complex building for Shigeki Maruyama , the professional golfer.
It consists of Italian restaurant on the ground to second floor, his office on the third and fourth , and his parent house on the fifth.
The split and tapered ‚—‚‚Œ‚Œ‚“ on the facade are made of limestone from India
that is called Indas-Gold has warm texture , looks like wood .

photo:(c)H.Sakaguchi
M1 BUILDING M1 BUILDING

TOYO MEDIC MAIN OFFICE 1997

The head office and technical center for the company dealing with medical instruments .
Storage and maintenance space on the ground floor , Main entrance is on the first floor .
Cylindrical elevator shaft connects every floors .
The tall hollow on the facade contains a tree expected to grow tall .
On the roof terrace there is the circular conifer garaden.

photo:(c)H.Sakaguchi
TOYO TOYO

Y BANK MAIN OFFICE 1994

Renovation of the old bank head office in Yokohama .
The site is close to the sea , so the banking hall is designed according to the image of the sea .
The stone surface floor is arranged like a ripple , and the signature desks with glass screens are the wave- shaped in plan . In the center of the hall there is a cylindrical glass tank with tropical fishes .
Y
Y

MAS MULTI-MEDIA CENTER 1993

The advertising agency building on the hill surrounded by the thick trees in the suburbs of Hamamatsu city .
Staffs are on the desk watching monitor of PC all day long . Through the narrow windows that are set on the every desks, they look outside green , when stop working and take a rest .
At the center of about five desks arranged at L-shaped layout there is a small table where brief meeting could be held . On the intermediate floor of the two-storied office spaces , there are drawing room , conference room and refresh area , These spaces are facing valley have beautiful view.

photo:(c)H.Sakaguchi
MAS MULTI-MEDIA CENTER MAS MULTI-MEDIA CENTER
MAS MULTI-MEDIA CENTER

CLOUD NINE 1989

The small cafe offering live music and owners house on the top .
The client thinks that his way of life so far should be thrown away and hefd like to spend the rest of his life doing as he pleased .
Steep steps for the audience seats appears on the exterior as a inclined plane under which there is a parking space .
And circulation staircase is expressed outside .
The name of the cafe gCloud Nineh is from the song by George Harrison.

published on
The Japan Architects Oct 1989

CLOUD
CLOUD CLOUD
CLOUD