A project by Tom Kundig from Seattle-based studio Olson Kundig Architects, The Brain is a striking cinematic laboratory designed for a filmmaker. The cubic-foot building is made of glass and cast-in-place concrete, and features interior.
Yumi (left) and Maya (right) cheese around on the steps leading into the front door. Inside, there is ample space for removing and leaving one's shoes, another Japanese element. Photo by Jessica Haye and Clark Hsiao.