Urban Mutation

As part of Centre Pompidou-Metz’s Japanese season, Japan-ness. Architecture and urbanism in Japan since 1945 provides an overview of the country’s architecture from the mid-20th century to the present day. Opening on 9 September, it showcases the exceptional works of notable architects such as Kenzo Tange, Toyo Ito, Kengo Kuma, Arata Isozaki and Tadao Ando, whilst highlighting the drastic mutations of large cities over the last few decades through a chronological series of films, photographs, models, drawings and more.

Japan-ness. Architecture and urbanism in Japan since 1945, 9 September 2017 – 8 January 2018, Centre Pompidou-Metz. For more information: www.centrepompidou-metz.fr.

1. Takeshi Hosaka, Hoto Fudo, Yamanashi, Japon © Nacasa&Pertners Inc. / Koji Fujii © TAKESHI HOSAKA ARCHITECTS.