Puyuan Design and Event Center, 2019

Kazuyo Sejima
Puyuan Design and Event Center
Courtesy of Kazuyo Sejima & Associates


Sharjah Art Foundation presents the third exhibition in a four-year series titled Sharjapan, curated by Yuko Hasegawa, which examines modern and contemporary architecture in Japan. Opening on 24 July 2021, this edition includes drawings, photographs and models that offer an insight into major architectural works from the early-20th century as well as innovative experiments by established practitioners and an emerging generation. The project features the work of architects such as Koji Fujii, Kazuo Shinohara, Junya Ishigami, Maki Onishi, Kazuyo Sejima and Toyo Ito, among others.

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Hasegawa, Yuko

Yuko Hasegawa is the Artistic Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, and Professor in Curatorial Studies at the Graduate School of Global Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts.