Flower Bouquets Frozen in Blocks of Ice by Makoto Azuma | Yellowtrace

Flower Bouquets Frozen in Blocks of Ice by Makoto Azuma.

The self-described botanic artist Makoto Azuma has consistently looked for new ways to explore the beauty of plants, flowers and bonsai by placing them in incredibly unique settings. His latest exhibition, 'Ice Flowers', offers a...
Minna no ie by Mamm Design | Yellowtrace

Gallery Post // Minna no ie by Mamm Design.

This two-and-a-half storey dwelling is situated on a 4.5m wide by 12m long plot, wedged between houses in every direction. The design seeks to provide a space that seemingly expands beyond it's borders by inserting a six meter-high garden...
Wallstitch by YOY | Yellowtrace

WALL STITCH Project by YOY & K’s Design Lab.

Japanese design studio YOY (previously featured here and here) have sent us their latest project WALL STITCH - a collaboration with K’s Design Lab. WALL STITCH is a proposal for a new sign design, which was presented at Tokyo Designers...
Translucent Buildings Made Of Glass Curated by Yellowtrace

So Hot Right Now // Translucent Buildings Made of Glass.

I don't know about you but the thought of living inside a glass house seems just a little bit daunting. A person's home is a sanctuary - a place where you can cut loose, be yourself, and... you know, walk around in your undies goddamit. On...
Tama Art University Library by Toyo Ito | Yellowtrace.

Tama Art University Library by Toyo Ito // Tokyo, Japan.

Toyo Ito's library at Tama Art University is comprised of a series of concrete arches. The arches, which are of varying span lengths, are arranged in an irregular patterns driven by the slope of the surrounding landscape. The arches...
World Basics 2013 AW Exhibition in Tokyo by Jo Nagasaka/Schemata Architects | Yellowtrace.

Jo Nagasaka / Schemata Architects // Tokyo, Japan.

Jo Nagasaka is a Osaka-born Tokyo-based architect who established Schemata Architects in 1998. In 2007, he started a collaborative office called HAPPA which combines a gallery and a shop with other facilities. Among his works are a series...