JA 54, Summer 2004
This edition of JA 54 examines detail works of architecture, with architect’s esquisses,drawings and photographs.
In creating space, architecture can be said as a procedure of combing numerous materials. Space does not just emerge out of blue. Architects, through their continuous efforts, attempt to deduct certain appropriate proportion of applied materials.
ESSAY:Hisao Kohyama,Koichi Yasuda
Yoshihiko Iida/Iida Archship Studio,Maki and Associates,Akira Watanabe Architects & Associates,Kazuyo Sejima+Ryue Nishizawa/SANAA,Riken Yamamoto & Field Shop,Kazuhiko Namba+KAIWorkshop,Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects,Yasushi Horibe Architect
Is God or the Devil in the Details?
The Return of Materials; the Decline of Space
Towards a New Fake Age of Materials
Nagoya Univercity Noyori Conference Hall
Nagoya Univercity Noyori Materials Science Laboratory
Yoshihiko Iida/Iida Archship Studio
Fukui Prefectural Library and Archives
Maki and Associates
Akira Watanabe Architects & Associates
Kazuyo Sejima+Ryue Nishizawa/SANAA
Riken Yamamoto & Field Shop
Aluminum Cottage Project
Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects
Apartment in Tamagawadenenchofu
Yasushi Horibe Architect