Hi, this is Hide. Welcome to our bran new home & share house for "Art of Living". Designed and built by leading artist and enviroment designer in June, 2015. Located in west Tokyo leafy area, Kyodo station(12-17 min train to Shinjuku & Harajuku).
KYODO HOUSE was designed and built in 2015 by leading Japanese artist, Kohei Nawa(SANDWICH ARCHITECTURE) and Low Energy House project. They have created a beautiful house full of sunlight and fresh air, fully utilizing natural energy. Spacious shared living room with a garden, great view rooftop, cozy private bedroom.
The house is our home and shared space for “art of living.” We sometimes hold events, workshops, parties, etc. Various interesting guests come to visit us regularly. You will be sharing the space with our family of three and one roommate.
Me and my wife both lived and studied in New York, fluent in English. I work as creative dircetor/editor in advertisment, art and urban permaculture. My wife works in fashion industry. We have 5 years old daughter, and one Japanese roommate who works at contemporary art museum.
Please let us know when you mail me.
_your name and age
_what do you do in your country?
_Likes, interests, hobby besides your work
_Purpose of visit to Japan
_Reason to choose our place
_Arrival time at the airport/our house
Who is interested in art, architecture, design, fashion,
social issues, urban permaculture, community, etc.
Open minded, easygoing, loves good food & drinks.
We look forward to meet interesting guests from all over the world!
Guest room(see photos)
You will have big private room in the basement with big windows, new mattress. Everything else is shared. Feel free to use the share space like your friend's house.
*For single guests, we might offer a praivate room on the 2nd floor with many windows.
*basement room is open to the 1st floor. no doors, but unseen.
Me and my wife are working mostly outside the house, but will be at home in morning, night and weekends.
We look forward to meet interesting guests from all over the world and if the timing matches, we'd love to have dinner or drinks with you.
Convinient & Cozy Neighbourhood!
1mins walk to the nearest supermarket
3mins walk to the nearest convenience store
Tokyo Univ. of agriculture nearby. Lots of nice restaurants, shops, cafe, so many parks, big horse park and public swimming pool are around.
15 mins to Shibuya, Harajyuku & Shinjuku by train.
30 mins to Tokyo(Nijubashi station) by subway.
Kyodo station on Odakyu line(10mins walk).
Chitosefunabashi station is about the same distance.
You can also use Sakura-shinmachi station by taxi(5mins).
KYODO HOUSE is not a hotel, but our home and shared life experiment space. Please enjoy as you visit to your friend's house.
_No smoking inside.
_No shoes inside.
_No noise after 10PM.
We will explain to you when you arrive:
Hi, My name is Hide,
just started Airnbnb.
(haven' got used to it..sorry for late reply).
I've just built my home and share space, "Kyodo House" in Tokyo, Setagaya area designed and by famous artist and Low energy house project.
Live here wirh my wife, 5 years old daugter, one roommate.
so nice, and full of fresh air, greens, art....please come and see!
usually working as creative director, editor,
edited and published contemporary art/urban permaculture related magaine, books etc.
lived and worked in New York right before 9.11
fluent in English! easy going, frank, positive.
(traveled about 40 countries. recently I'm more into Japan rural sides)
love good food and drinks.
(especially sushi and sake, wine and beer)
love friends and families.
Thank you in advance!