Introduction by Jeffrey Inaba Toyo Ito, Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects Kazuyo Sejima, S A N A A Sou Fujimoto, Sou Fujimoto Architects Akihisa Hirata, Akihisa Hirata Architecture Office Junya Ishigami, Junya Ishigami + Associates
Response by Kenneth Frampton, Ware Professor of Architecture, Columbia GSAPP Jeffrey Inaba, Adjunct Associate Professor, Columbia GSAPP
Offering a panorama of internationally-acclaimed and up-and-coming architects from Japan, the panel will present past and current projects and discuss shared architectural themes that extend across the three generations of practitioners.
Presented in collaboration with the Department of Architecture and Design, The Museum of Modern Art, New York. The exhibition A Japanese Constellation: Toyo Ito, SANAA, and Beyond is open March 13- July 4, 2016 Special thanks to Sachi Hoshikawa and Akihisa Hirata for coordination and organization in support of this event.