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Daily Archives: March 18, 2010

Hoshakuji Station

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Hoshakuji Station

Hoshakuji Station in Northern Tokyo is part building, part sculptural delight. Comprised of lauan-made plywood for the structure, and re-used Oya stone, it is a perfect blend of the natural and industrialized. Designer Kengo Kuma describes the project saying, "By using wood, I wanted to revive the humane and warm — Continue reading

Furniturea :: Rural Modern Furniture

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Furniturea :: Rural Modern Furniture

Am I the only one who's noticed a "rural modern" trend recently?  It's an interesting subset of modernism that I find refreshing.  If you lean more towards this type of aesthetic, definitely check out Furniturea, a furniture company based out of Portland, Maine.  Their pieces reflect that sort of hand — Continue reading