kazuyo sejima's curved water pavilion flows through tokyo's hama-rikyu gardens

Jul 14, 2021

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project info:

name: suimei

architect: kazuyo sejima

location: hama-rikyu gardens (site of enryo-kan), tokyo, japan

tokyo tokyo festival special 13

project: pavilion tokyo 2021

dates: july 1 – september 5, 2021

venues: several venues in tokyo, mainly around national stadium

pavilion creators: terunobu fujimori, kazuyo sejima, sou fujimoto, akihisa hirata, junya ishigami, teppei fujiwara, makoto aida, yayoi kusama

additional creator: daito manabe + rhizomatiks

producer and curator: watari-um, the watari museum of contemporary art

organizers: tokyo metropolitan government, arts council tokyo (tokyo metropolitan foundation for history and culture), and executive committee of pavilion tokyo 2021