Terunobu Fujimori, Coal House, 2008 © Iwan Baan

Atelier Bow-Wow, Mountain House, 2008 © Iwan Baan

Tezuka Architects, Ring Around a Tree, 2011 © Iwan Baan

Today, windows exist everywhere in our daily lives. The windows that we habitually interact with embody many meanings that are deeply tied to the diverse lifestyles and new customs humans have flexibly adopted over the ages. At the Windowology 10th Anniversary Symposium, architects, researchers, and artists invited from within and outside Japan will share their voices on windows.

Tue., October 3, 2017, 10:00–20:00
[ Admission ] Free (Prior Registration Required)
*Simultaneous interpretation will be provided.
[ Venue ] Spiral Hall (Spiral, 3F) Map

*Windowology 10th Anniversary Symposium at the Spiral Hall has ended.

[ Program ] Tue., October 3, 2017

*The symposium program is subject to change without prior notice.

10:00~
12:00
Taro Igarashi, Yoshiharu Tsukamoto, Hiroto Kobayashi, Tsukasa Takenaka (Moderator: Taro Igarashi)
Yuichiro Kodama, Toshiharu Ikaga, Tsuyoshi Seike, Tetsu Kubota (Moderator: Toshiharu Ikaga)
12:00~
13:00
Intermission
13:00~
15:15
Vittorio Magnago Lampugnani
Vittorio Magnago Lampugnani, Michele De Lucchi, Taro Igarashi, Tadahiro Yoshida (Chairman & CEO, YKK AP Inc.) (Moderator: Vittorio Magnago Lampugnani)
Terunobu Fujimori
Yoshichika Uchida
15:15~
15:35
Intermission
15:35~
17:20
Koh Kitayama, Shigeo Kobayashi, Takashi Machimura, Hideo Hama (Moderator: Takashi Machimura)
Manabu Chiba, Takaharu Tezuka, Makoto Yokomizo (Moderator: Taro Igarashi)
17:20~
17:40
Intermission
17:40~
20:00
Norihito Nakatani, Koji Sato, Shin Muramatsu, Miru Rokkaku (Moderator: Shin Muramatsu)
Iwan Baan, Yoshiharu Tsukamoto, Takashi Homma (Moderator: Taro Igarashi)
  • 1. Atelier Bow-Wow, ”Mountain House”, 2008 © Iwan Baan
  • 2. Tezuka Architects, "Ring Around a Tree", 2011 © Iwan Baan
  • 3. Yokomizo Laboratory (Tokyo University of the Arts), Window Dialectology, 2011
  • 4. Koh Kitayama, Window Sightology, 2015
  • 5. Koji Sato, Window Ethnology, 2011 [Upper] Photography: Koji Sato (Exhibited at National Museum of Ethnology) / [Lower] Source: Waldemar Jochelson “The Koryak” 1908
  • 6. Terunobu Fujimori, "Coal House", 2008 © Iwan Baan