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Video: A documentary on Toyo Ito's Sendai Mediatheque

One of Toyo Ito's most iconic building is undoubtedly the Sendai Mediatheque. The latest Pritzker laureate completed the building in 2001, a cultural media center allowing complete visibility and transparency to the surrounding community.

French director Richard Copans made this documentary on the Sendai Mediatheque that you can't miss. You can watch part II and III after the break. And don't forget to check our complete coverage on the 2013 Pritzker Prize winner.

House Yagiyama / Kazuya Saito Architects

Sendai-shi, Japan

Chiropractic Office / Mitsuru Sato Architecture Studio @ DADA Architectural Atelier

©  Katsuo Koseki©  Katsuo Koseki©  Katsuo Koseki©  Katsuo Koseki+ 16

AD Classics: Sendai Mediatheque / Toyo Ito & Associates

Courtesy of Toyo ItoAD Classics: Sendai Mediatheque / Toyo Ito & AssociatesAD Classics: Sendai Mediatheque / Toyo Ito & Associates© Archienvironment+ 13

Sendai-shi, Japan

WOW Sendai / Upsetters Architects

© Yusuke Wakabayashi© Yusuke Wakabayashi© Yusuke Wakabayashi© Yusuke Wakabayashi+ 16

  • Architects: Upsetters Architects
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  188
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2010