Serialized 25 times from July 2008 to July 2010. This is a reprint of the column published on the Nihon Keizai Shimbun website.

When people say "funny people" in Kyoto, they mean either "interesting people" or "strange people".
This is an architectural design story of up-and-coming architects Anna Nakamura and Taiyo Kamino (Eastern Architects) who are active with "the owner's strange order" as an energy source. (From the Nihon Keizai Shimbun Web publication) 

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01

Message from the dog

 
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02

Rice scoop and red bean

 
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03

I don't like broiler apartments

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04

“ Abiraunken ” and 2 ml of Sake, 10 kg of salt

 
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05

MON FACTORY / HOUSE

 
 
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06

I will die in this place

 
 
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07

Knave of Hearts, Dove, and a washing place on the riverbank

 
 
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08

Mochi, sake ,and the sea

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09

Ceiling drawings and people at dawn

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10

Not a ghost's presence

 
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11

Foreign hometown

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12

From the fortress window

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13

Slit garden

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14

Festival and architecture

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15

Love story and two architectures

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16

Garden, entrance and night

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17

Social road

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18

Map ‧ of ‧ Eastern

 
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19

The house of The Emperor's New Clothes

 
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20

A house AWAITING DEATH

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21

A huge "friendship road" in an industrial area

 
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22

The design of the house begins with the appearance of a woman sitting by the window

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23

Think of architecture in fantasy

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24

Talking about architecture like a thousand nights (part 1)

 
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25

Talking about architecture like a thousand nights (part 2)