Capsule House K  Kisho Kurokawa

Capsule House K 

(Kurokawa’s own countryside home)

✖️ Architect: Kisho Kurokawa

Location: Nagano Prefecture, Japan

◾️Year: 1971

🟰 Annotations:

A – outdoor staircase descending to the entrance

B – main staircase

C – kitchen capsule

D – capsules with spherical windows (two bedrooms and a tea room)

E – master bedroom

F – reinforced-concrete shaft


cross section diagram

lower level diagram

side view