Architects: Yuko Nagayama & Associates
Location: Teshima, Teshimakarato, Tonosho, Shozu District, Kagawa Prefecture 761-4662, Japan
Architect In Charge: Yuko Nagayama, Daisuke Yamagishi
Artwork And Concept: Tadanori Yokoo
Area: 185.0 sqm
Photographs: Daichi Ano, Nobutada Omote, Courtesy of Yuko Nagayama and Associates
“This is the worst space I have ever encountered,” claimed Hiroshi Sugimoto in regards to the OMA-designed main gallery space at Seoul’s Leeum Samsung Museum of Art. Not a stranger to criticism, the Japanese photographer has decided to take museum design into his own hands, drafting what he claims to be the “ideal museum” on a coastal site in Japan’s Kanagawa Prefecture.