Junya Ishigami, has won prizes including the Architectural Institute of Japan Prize for the Architectural Design and the Golden Lion for Best Project at the 12th Venice Architecture Biennale. The office has continued to receive increasing attention abroad for the wide range of design possibilities exploring, from numerous exhibitions and installation projects.
His representative works include the Kanagawa Institute of Technology KAIT Workshop, Serpentine Pavilion in 2019, and the Water Garden in Botanical Farm Garden Art Biotop Nasu. In 2018, he held a large-scale exhibition, named «Freeing Architecture», at the Fondation Cartier pour l’Art Contemporain in Paris. junya.ishigami+associates completed in 2020 a university multi-purpose plaza. Currently, the House & Restaurant project in Yamaguchi in Japan, the redevelopment of the Russian Polytechnic Museum in Moscow, the Cultural center and Forest kindergarten, Shandong, in China are in construction and soon will be release.
Moreover, recently, the company has been awarded of two major projects in Japan, the creation of a city hall in Atsugi, and a concert hall in Tokushima, both in 2021. Regardless of the scale, each project is approached by a limitless and wide creative perspective capable to render and deliver unique and inspiring outcomes.