Sou Fujimoto

Sou Fujimoto (藤本 壮介 Fujimoto Sōsuke, born 1971) is a Japanese architect.

Born in Hokkaido in 1971,[1] he graduated from the University of Tokyo in 1994, and established his own office, Sou Fujimoto Architects, in 2000.[2] Noted for delicate light structures and permeable enclosures, Fujimoto designed several houses, and in 2013, was selected to design the temporary Serpentine Gallery pavilion in London.[3]

Selected works
Final Wooden House, Kumamoto, 2005-08
N House, Oita, 2008[4]
House before House, Utsunomiya, 2009[5]
Tokyo Apartment, Tabashi-ku, Tokyo, 2006-10[6]
House K, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, Japan, 2011-2013[7]
Serpentine Gallery Pavilion, London, 2013[8]
Bus Stop in Krumbach, Austria, 2014[9]
Naoshima Pavilion, Naoshima, Kagawa, Japan, 2016 [10]
L’Arbre Blanc, Montpellier, France, 2017 (est.)[11][12]

Final Wooden House

N House

House before House, Utsunomiya

Serpentine Gallery Pavilion, London

“Exclusive interview: Sou Fujimoto”. Gaku-gei Cafe (in Japanese). Studio OJMM. January 2011. Retrieved 23 February 2013.
El Croquis Nr.151: Sou Fujimoto 2003-2010 Archived 2016-03-03 at the Wayback Machine
Wainwright, Oliver (18 February 2013). “Sou Fujimoto’s Serpentine pavilion promises a breath of fresh air”. The Guardian. Guardian News and Media Limited. Retrieved 23 February 2013.
de zeen magazine, 19 January 2012
Detail nr. “»House before House« in Utsunomiya”, 2009
El Croquis Nr.151: “Tokyo Apartment” Archived 2012-02-03 at the Wayback Machine, retrieved 26 February 2013
“Complementary opposites”. Retrieved 6 January 2015.
Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2013 by Sou Fujimoto, 20 October 2013
“Bus Stop Krumbach Projekt Info”. Gemeinde Krumbach (in German). Retrieved 2018-06-26.
Setouchi Triennale 2016 Artwork No. 005 Naoshima Pavilion, 28 September 2016
Karissa Rosenfield. Sou Fujimoto-Led Team Designs Tree-Inspired Housing Tower for Montpellier. ArchDaily, 7 March, 2014
Focus Magazine. L’Arbre blanc à Montpellier. Focus Magazine, Montpellier (in French)