naohiko shimoda constructs detailed miniature ‘kamidana’ shrine for an inner corner

architect naohiko shimoda has created a detailed miniature ‘kamidana’ shrine specifically designed for an inner corner. the kamidana, which literally means ‘god shelf’, is a miniature family altar found in many japanese houses. usually placed high on a wall, these mini floating shelves are a way to bring the shinto shrine into the home.all images […]

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