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Sydney Art Gallery of New South Wales expansion / SANAA
Cultural Architecture, Japanese Architecture

Sydney Art Gallery of New South Wales expansion / SANAA

The new Sydney Art Gallery of New South Wales proposal designed by Japanese Architects SANAA sits lightly on the land following the contours of the site to preserve the trees and existing landscape as much as possible. The Art Gallery is wrapped in greenery and nature to strengthen its relation with the Royal Botanical Garden and the Domain. The idea is to…

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Toyo Ito Sendai Mediatheque in MOMA
Architecture, Japanese Architecture

A Japanese Constellation in MOMA: Toyo Ito, SANAA, and Beyond

With the title of A Japanese Constellation: Toyo Ito, SANAA, and Beyond the MoMa exhibition will focus on the network of architects and designers that has developed around Pritzker Prize winner Toyo Ito. MoMa exhibition information Gallery: MoMA, New York Dates: March 13th – June 4th 2016 Architects works: Toyo Ito, Kazuyo Sejima, Ryue Nishizawa, Sou Fujimoto, Akihisa Hirata, and…

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Architecture, Office Buildings and Headquarters

Kazuyo Sejima / Shibaura House

As a part of his ongoing film series about Japanese architecture, French architect and filmmaker Vincent Hecht has created this visual exploration of Kazuyo Sejima’s Shibaura House. Completed in 2011, this five story office space is walled almost entirely in glass and features double-height, split level floors that showcase the paths of travel through the building. The building also features a…

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