The Japanese words for “space” could change your view of the world (via Quartz)

Similarly, Japanese spaces tend to focus on structuring interactions, contingency, and connections to other people and to society. For example, traditional tea houses have doors that are narrow and low. This forces guests to lower their head and, historically, for samurai to leave their swords outside by the door. The … Continue Reading The Japanese words for “space” could change your view of the world (via Quartz)