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This issue features most-specific Architectures of 2008. In 2008, there were many Japanese Architects who were active in the world.
We report 50 Architectures including these architecture afrom home and abroad. Also there are dialogue of Ryue Nishizawa and Junya Ishigami, interview of Hiroshi Naito
 
 
Winning Entries of the Central Glass International Architectural Design Competition 2008
Announcement: the Central Glass International Architectural Design Competition 2009
 
JA72 YEARBOOK 2008
The Japanese Architectural Scene in 2007
EDITORIAL
 
Dialogue: Approach to Architecture
Ryue NishizawaJunya Ishigami
Interview: The Direction of Japans Infrastructure
Hiroshi Naito
Calender 2008
Data of Works
Profile
Winning Entries of the Central Glass International Architectural Design Competition 2008
Announcement: the Central Glass International Architectural Design Competition 2009
 
Park Library in Belen, Medellin
Hiroshi Naito, Yu Nakai, Yoshiyuki Kawazoe, Landscape and Civic Design Lab (University of Tokyo)
 
yohji yamamoto New York gansevoort street store
junya.ishigami + associates
 
New Museum of Contemporary Art
Kazuyo Sejima + Ryue Nishizawa / SANAA, GENSLER
 
SAKENOHANA
Kengo Kuma & Associates
 
De KunstlineTheater and Cultural Center, Almere
Kazuyo Sejima + Ryue Nishizawa / SANAA
 
EXTREME NATURE: Landscape of Ambiguous Spaces
junya.ishigami + associates
 
COOL CITY / ECO TOWER
SDCJ (Sustainable Urban Development Consortium for Japan and Gulf States Partnership)
 
Post-Tsunami Rehabilittation Houses in Kirinda
Shigeru Ban Architects Europe
 
Shenzhen Cultural Center
Arata Isozaki & Associates
 
final wooden house
Sou Fujimoto Architects
 
Base Valley
Sambuichi Architects
 
House N
Sou Fujimoto Architects
 
Hyugashi Station
General Supervisor: Osamu Shinohara Design supervisor: Hiroshi Naito
Naito Architect & Associates, Kyusyu Railway Company, Koken Architects
 
Inujima Art Preject SEIRENSHO
Sambuichi Architects
 
HANKAI HOUSE (Surgery House )
Katsuhiro Miyamoto & Associates
 
Asahi Broadcasting Corporation
Kengo Kuma & Associates + NTT Facilities
 
Breez Tower
Mitsubishi Jisho Sekkei
Design Architect: Ingenhoven Architekten
 
Sagawa Art Museum Raku Kichizaemon-Kan
Raku Kichizaemon + Takenaka Corporation
 
Toyoda Auditorium Renovation
Maki and Associates
 
VEGA
Makoto Koizumi
 
Church Sun-pu
Taira Nishizawa Architects
 
Fussa City Hall
Riken Yamamoto & Field Shop
 
Dragon Lilys House
Riken Yamamoto & Field Shop
 
Minase Annex
Kazunari Sakamoto Architectural Laboratory + Atelier and I
 
WEEKEND HOUSE ALLEY
Chiba Manabu Architects
 
Kanagawa Institute of Technology KAIT workshop
junya.ishigami + associates
 
Center for Arts & Culture under the Keihin Express Railway Tracks
Hinode Studio: Yokohama Graduate School of Architecture, Yoshihiko Iida Studio+SALHAUS
Kogane Studio: Sogabe Laboratory, Kanagawa University + Mati Design
 
Okurayama Apartment
Kazuyo Sejima & Associates
 
IENOIE
Akihisa Hirata Architecture Office + Fontage
 
house K
Miya Akiko/ STUDIO 2A
 
BUILDING K
Ryuji Fujimura Architects + Ohno Japan
 
IRONHOUSE
Eizo Shiina Architect & Associates
Umezawa Structural Engineers
 
Hi-ROOMS Meidaimae A / A row house by the train tracks
HitoshiI Wakamatsu Architect and Associates
 
Sway House
Atelier Bow-Wow
 
Tokyu Hospital at Ookayama Station
Tokyu Corporation, Yasuda Koichi Laboratory + Yasuda Atelier, Daiken Sekkei
 
Figured Glass House
Makoto Takei + Chie Nabeshima / TNA
 
CHANEL MOBILE ART
Zaha Hadid Architects, London
 
sarugaku
Akihisa Hirata + Yoshihiko Yoshihara
 
SIA Aoyama Building
Jun Aoki & Associates
 
Tokyu Toyoko-line Shibuya Station
Tadao Ando Architect & Associates + Tokyu Corporation + Nikken Sekkei + Tokyu Architects & Engineering
 
Kajima Cut & Down Method
Kajima Corporation
 
akasaka Sacas
Kume Sekkei
 
LAPIS
Iida Archiship Studio
 
GRANTOKYO SOUTH TOWER + NORTH TOWER PHASE 1
Design Architect: Murphy/ Jahn
SOUTH TOWER: JR EAST DESIGN CORPORATION
NORTH TOWER PHASE 1: Tokyo Station Yaesu Development Design Joint Enterprise (Nikken Sekkei + JR East Design Corporation)
 
Nomura Headquarters Building
Nikken Sekkei/ Tomohiko Yamanashi, Tomoyuki Ashida, Takeyuki Katsuya + Nomura + Obayashi Corporation
 
TARO NASU
Jun Aoki & Associates
 
Balloon
junya.ishigami+associates
 
Flower House
Kazuyo Sejima + Ryue Nishizawa / SANAA
 
Astellas Tsukuba Research Center
Research laboratory building: Taisei Design Planners Architects & Engineers
Office & welfare facility building: Takenaka Corporation
 
Towada Art Center
Office of Ryue Nishizawa