The idea of small is not to restrict one unconsciously in a cocoon state but rather to initiate the homeowner in embracing his bearing as the focal point in the understanding of minimalist living within his manifesting means.

Designed around a central perspective, the Ogaki house, is filled with indirect light from the inner courtyard. The triangular profile allows for the harsh winds to flow over the roof.


Katsutoshi Sasaki + Associates

4-61-3 Tanaka-cho,
Toyota-shi, Aichi 471-0845 Japan
+0565 29 1521

Photography by Toshiyuki Yano