Eternize Hokusai's work. The Sumida Hosukai Museum de Kazuyo Sejima

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Project team
Staff.- Yoshitaka Tanase, Rikiya Yamamoto, Satoshi Ikeda, Kota Fukuhara.
Collaborators
Structural engineers.- Sasaki Structural Consultants. Mechanical engineers.- P.T.Morimura and Associates.
Area
Site area.- 1,254.14sqm. Building area.- 699.67sqm. Total floor area.- 3,278.87sqm.
Budget
3,000,000,000JPY (€23,477,690.61).
Dates
2016.
Location
Kamezawa, Ryogoku Sumida-ku, Tokyo, Japan.

KAZUYO SEJIMA

Kazuyo Sejima. Architect. Born 1956 in Ibaraki prefecture, Japan. Master’s in Architecture, Japan Women’s University, 1981. Worked in office of Toyo Ito before founding Kazuyo Sejima and Associates in 1987. Founded SANAA with Ryue Nishizawa in 1995. Awards won by SANAA include the Arnold Brunner Memorial Medal of the American Academy of Arts and Letters (2002), the Golden Lion at the 9th International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennale (2004), a design prize from the Architectural Institute of Japan (2006), the Kunstpreis Berlin from the Berlin Academy of Arts (2007), and the Pritzker Architecture Prize (2010). Works by SANAA include the Glass Pavilion at the Toledo Museum of Art; the De Kunstlinie Theater and Cultural Center in Almere...

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