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A New Agenda for Architecture

As an architect in high demand, Kengo Kuma is expanding the profession’s role in large-scale developments in Tokyo. He shares his vision of architecture and distinguishes his work, whether in Tokyo or a small regional town, from that of his predecessors.
Kengo Kuma interviewed by Mohsen Mostafavi
  • Kengo Kuma is an architect and principal of Kengo Kuma & Associates, based in Tokyo and Paris. Known for his vigorous attempts to engage in social issues and different industries with innovative building technologies, Kuma has become one of the most prolific architects in Japan today.