Japanese architects Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa of SANAA discuss their recent works.
This lecture is part of the series "A New Innocence: Emerging Trends in Japanese Architecture" sponsored by the Dean's Office and made possible with the support of Harvard University Asia Center.
Lecture date: 2001-11-29
Kazuyo Sejimas work has ranged from residential buildings to museums and international competitions. In the Gifu Kitagata apartment building and the Mulitimedia Workshop in Oogaki her architectural materials are seamlessly juxtaposed to dramatic effect. In this lecture Sejima discusses some of her recent projects, focusing on those...
Lecture date: 2009-01-13
The history of the modern window is the history of communication: Le Corbusier's horizontal window is unthinkable outside of cinema, the Eames House unthinkable outside of the colour slide, and the midcentury picture window unthinkable outside television. In each case, the ambition to dissolve the line between...
Lecture date: 1996-06-04
To me, designing architecture is to discover, sort out in some form or other, and visualise what has been left unnoticed . . . it is important to find out how things can be rearranged anew. Kazuyo Sejima. Kazuyo Sejima gives a lecture to celebrate the opening...
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 2:00pm
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
Kenneth Frampton, Ware Professor of Architecture, Columbia GSAPP
Jeffrey Inaba, Adjunct Associate Professor, Columbia GSAPP
The 2009 Pavilion was designed by Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa of leading Japanese architecture practice SANAA. Sejima and Nishizawa created a stunning Pavilion that resembled a reflective cloud or a floating pool of water, sitting atop a series of delicate columns.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Wood Auditorium, Avery Hall
Canopy: Gathering Space (Kazuyo Sejima)
Response by Dean Amale Andraos
In her first appearance at GSAPP since 2007, Kazuyo Sejima presents recent work by SANAA, the Tokyo-based firm she founded with Ryue Nishizawa in 1995. Their international portfolio includes the seven stacked boxes of...
Ryue Nishizawa and Kazuyo Sejima interviewed by Hans Ulrich Obrist at the Venice Architecture Biennale 2010. Produced by the Institute of the 21st Century with support from ForYourArt, The Kayne Foundation, Brenda R. Potter, Catharine and Jeffrey Soros
Gary Paige introduces Sejima’s lecture as part of the series “Differentiated Topographies.” The works to be shown include competitions and recent works, both japanese and international. Sejima is described as an investigator of materiality, immateriality, and lightness.
With Birgitta Wohl providing English translation, Kazuyo Sejima presents a proposal for a...