March 9: A panel of curators, architects, and scholars discusses the themes and work featured in the upcoming exhibition A Japanese Constellation: Toyo Ito, SANAA, & Beyond. The exhibition explores the network of architects and designers that has developed around Pritzker Prize winners Toyo Ito and SANAA, and the structural invention, non-hierarchical thinking, and novel uses of transparency and lightness that link their practices. Get tickets on our website.
Read architect Toyo Ito on his tsunami relief efforts, aiming for the sublime in design, and more. Ito and his network of colleagues is the focus of the current exhibition A Japanese Constellation: Toyo Ito, SANAA, and Beyond, on view through July 4.
“The exhibition is a veritable supernova of Modernism and Minimalism, with a stunning selection of models, drawings and photographs displayed by an illustrious lineup including Toyo Ito, Kazuyo Sejima, Ryue Nishizawa, Sou Fujimoto, Akihisa Hirata and Junya Ishigami." Architizer reviewsA Japanese Constellation: Toyo Ito, SANAA, and Beyond, which opens this Sunday.