A stark, minimalist carport radiates out from the main living space of this home by Takao Akiyama, drastically differentiating it from neighbors. The carport includes an integrated covered walkway that leads to the rectilinear, glass-walled volumes of the home, creating an exterior courtyard. The interior spaces reflect the aesthetic style of the exterior, with minimally furnished rooms and bright white surfaces. A few select furnishings in bright primary colors provide occasional divergence from the white. Spaces progress from public functions near the street to private functions with opaque glass at the rear of the property
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