Morihiko Yasuhara1 and Koichi Iibuchi2
1Morihiko Yasuhara Architect & Associates, 3-15-59 Shimokawaraya, Izumisano, Osaka 598, Japan
2Department of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering, Tohoku University, Aramaki, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980, Japan
(Received January 16, 1996; Accepted November 14, 1996)
Keywords: Domain of Eaves, Acoustic Effect, Tea Ceremony House
Abstract. "Domain of the Eaves" is a certain boundary, where an observer loses sight of the roof and begins to see the underside of eaves. This concept is applied to the tea ceremony house. Furthermore, a relation of this domain with an acoustic effect is suggested.