The Phaidon coffee table book "Japanese Interiors" presents an inside look at the myriad styles of private homes in Japan, showing how Japanese interior design continues to evolve in a new era.
Author Mihoko Iida explores the art and craft of Japanese residential interiors and offers an inside look at the diverse interior designs of her country's private homes. The book features twenty-eight sample homes throughout Japan - from urban apartments to mountain and seaside escapes - in addition to ambitious minimalist homes, functional living/working spaces and traditional historic homes.
Iida demonstrates the enduring philosophy of integrating the natural landscape into the home and describes the influences and ongoing evolution of Japanese interior design. The book also shows houses designed by some of Japan's top architects, such as Kengo Kuma, nendo, Koji Fujii, Arata Endo and Takamitsu Azuma.
Title: Japanese Interiors
Size: 270 × 205 mm
Size: 256 pages