Current Work: Rikrit Tiravanija & Atelier Bow Wow
[Gallery Talk] October 11, 4PM
Momoyo Kaijima and Yoshiharu Tsukamoto, founders of architectural firm Atelier Bow-Wow, focus their work on behavioral relationships in living environments, and how human interaction can affect the cityscape as well as society. Innovative contemporary artist Rikrit Tiravanija, who splits his time between New York, Berlin and Chiang Mai, is known for his "relational" artistic practice offering real-time experience and aligning social engagement as art. In this discussion, they will talk about their current works and share views on living, art and architecture.
Next event10/11/2019 4:00 PM
Shohei Shigematsu & Atelier Bow Wow on the Past & Future of Architecture
[Gallery Talk] October 11, 6:30 PM
Tokyo's architectural landscape is constantly shifting in response to social conditions, and the fast-approaching 2020 Summer Games have been a significant impetus for current changes. From the eyes of architects, what is the challenge of Tokyo and what is the fascination of this metropolis? Atelier Bow-Wow sparks a conversation on Tokyo's changing architectural landscape with Shohei Shigematsu, a Partner at OMA and the Director of OMA's New York office, who is engaged in Tokyo's current phase of urban development with projects like the highly anticipated Toranomon Hills Station Tower and the New Museum's second building in New York, whose design has just been unveiled.
Next event10/11/2019 6:30 PM