Sou Fujimoto’s most interesting projects
Born on 4 August 1971 in Higashikagura, Hokkaido, Japan, Sou Fujimoto is
an internally recognized Japanese architect, best known for his extensive use of permeable enclosures and subtle light structures. He went to school at the University of Tokyo, where he graduated in 1994 before establishing the world-renowned Sou Fujimoto Architects in 2000.
Sou has designed multiple buildings and structures of notice across Europe and Japan, including London’s temporary Serpentine Gallery Pavilion and Children’s Centre for Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Hokkaido. His works are part of permanent collections of Smithsonian Design Museum, Cooper Hewitt, and Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).