Bespoke Alpine Living

Odin Hills Redefines Natural Luxury in Niseko with the Vision of Pritzker-prize Winning Architect Shigeru Ban 

Odin Hills, the master-planned luxury residential community is located in the heart of Niseko, Japan, offering the ultimate expression of natural luxury and bespoke design.

To bring the vision of creating dream family homes to life, Odin Hills has collaborated with Pritzker-prize winning architect Shigeru Ban to design a collection of exquisite villas. These private villas are specifically developed to adapt to the varied natural topography of the area, offering ultimate flexibility to meet a myriad of lifestyle needs. 

Shigeru Ban Architects (SBA) is a multidisciplinary architectural design firm with offices in Tokyo, Paris, New York, and Los Angeles. Their holistic design methodology considers carefully tuned approaches to the environment, human comfort, and building efficiency.

Shigeru Ban is also known for his innovative and sustainable approach to architecture, and has designed numerous residential, hospitality and cultural projects around the world, including the Metal Shutter Houses in New York, Aspen Art Museum in Aspen and Centre Pompidou-Metz in Metz. 

Shigeru Ban’s dedication to humanitarian efforts around the world, coupled with his pioneering use of materials, makes him the perfect partner for Odin Hills in realizing their vision of an alpine haven in Japan. 

“We were tasked with creating a vision for a collection of contemporary luxury alpine chalets. We drew inspiration from Odin’s philosophy of natural luxury and designed a range of flexible villas that adapt to the variety of locations available at Odin Hills, while maximizing the breathtaking surrounding views,” says Shigeru Ban. 

Shigeru Ban

The four contemporary designs in collaboration with Pritzker-prize-winning architect ShigeruBan, offer homeowners the opportunity to create the family retreat of their dreams while overlooking the breathtaking views of Mount Yotei.

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