ZIPPED est une étude sur l'espace intérieur d'une série de petites maisons individuelles conçues par des architectes des principales villes japonaises aujourd'hui.
ZIPPED. Space in small Japanese houses is a book about space in a
collection of small single family houses designed by independent
architects in residential sectors of the main Japanese cities during the
first years of the 21st century.
The book is the result
of the collective work experience of 33 youths from Montevideo,
coordinated by Diego Morera and directed by the author. The meticulous
task of selecting, collecting, systematizing and redrawing these 80
house designs subject to extremely strict restrictions not only
demonstrates the ability of contemporary Japanese architects to devise
small residential programs but also reveals their amazing skills for
scale, limit and distance manipulation, and immerses us in the infinite