Check out this compact house called River Side from Mizuishi Studio in Tokyo. The area is only 29.07 square meters. Everything is done as the Japanese are used to: minimalist, simple, stylish and clever. Functionality is the key to everything. Even the narrow space birdhouse shape is successfully done in a functional and intelligent way to make use of every inch. The interior is made of natural wood and simple light colors, the space is expanded with the help of white, the predominant color. Natural light is also maximized with the help of windows. Japanese modern classics, aren’t they?