UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE
Public Lecture Series

Kazuyo Sejima 妹島和世

Kazuyo Sejima 妹島和世
Date:
02-Apr-2019
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Venue:
Rayson Huang Theatre, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
Title:
Architecture & Environment
Speaker(s):
Kazuyo Sejima 妹島和世
Kazuyo Sejima + Ryue Nishizawa / SANAA, Tokyo

Biography

Kazuyo Sejima received a degree in architecture at the Japan Women’s University in 1981. In 1987 she opened her own studio in Tokyo and then in 1995, together with Ryue Nishizawa, she founded SANAA. SANAA’s main works include the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art in Kanazawa, the Rolex Learning Center (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne), and the Louvre-Lens.

In 2010 Kazuyo Sejima was appointed director of the Venice Biennale. In the same year, Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa of SANAA were the recipients of the Pritzker Architecture Prize.

The lecture will be an inspection of how Kazuyo Sejima’s interests translate into architecture.

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