On the 3rd anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake, architect Toyo Ito, awarded the prestigious Pritzker Prize in 2013, reflects on his current body of work. He examines the existing problems of modern architecture and rediscovers the power of architecture in the 21st century. Architect Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, 2014 AIANY President moderates. Followed by a reception.
Tickets: $12/$8 Japan Society members, seniors & students
*Come early to enjoy our new exhibition before the lecture! Tickets to The Power of Architecture: Toyo Ito’s Thoughts Post 3/11 include admission to the spring Japan Society Gallery exhibition, Points of Departure: Treasures of Japan from the Brooklyn Museum. Please note that the Gallery will remain open until 6:30pm.
Hotel accommodations are assisted by The Kitano New York.
- March 11, 2014
- 6:30 pm