What’s next for Kengo Kuma and Associates?

What’s next for Kengo Kuma and Associates?

Based in Tokyo and Paris, Kengo Kuma and Associates is known for its large-scale timber architecture inspired by Japanese construction techniques and styles – the stadium for Tokyo’s 2020 Olympic games is an example of the lengths and widths to which the studio has pushed the material. A Kengo Kuma building is humble, holistic and often inspired by nature. While known for his work across Japan, Kuma will complete the V&A in Dundee this September and is also highly active on the French architecture scene. The Maritime History Museum of Saint-Malo, the Musée Albert Kahn and the Gare Saint-Denis Pleyel are three projects under construction and on the rise in France...

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