ARCHITECTURE FOR THE BICHON FRISE
by KAZUYO SEJIMA for BICHON FRISE
Born in Japan’s prefecture of Ibaraki, Kazuyo Sejima received a degree in architecture at the Japan Women’s University in 1981. Upon completion of her studies she began working in the office of architect Toyo Ito. 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 (Kanazawa, Japan, 2004), The New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York (New York, USA, 2007), and The Rolex Learning Center, EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne - Lausanne, Switzerland, 2009). The Louvre Lens project is currently under construction. Kazuyo Seijima was awarded the Pritzker Prize in 2010.
Fashion designer of“everlasting sprout” He launched his career as a fashion designer from '05 S/S Tokyo Collection. While presenting his collections in shows and installations. The brand was nominated for the Woolmark Prize in 2008. http://www.everlasting-sprout.com
The 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art in Kanazawa(2004)
The New Museum of Contemporary Art(2007) │ The Rolex Learning Center(2009)