Contemporary Japanese Architecture Exhibition ''Parallel Nippon''

On the occassion of the celebration of the 20th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Embassy of Japan in BiH cordially announces a contemporary Japanese architecture exhibition ''Parallel Nippon'' which will take place May 10-31, 2016, at The National Gallery of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Parallel Nippon features the designs of Japan's most influential architects Toyo Ito, Kengo Kuma, Tadao Ando, Kenzo Tange, SANAA, and many more.

With a specific focus on the decade of 1996 – 2006, the exhibition is a collection of creative architectural solutions that reflect the social and cultural context of contemporary Japan.

For more information on the exhibition please check the following link http://www.jpf.org.au/jpfevents/13-parallelnippon/.

From left to right: 1) Sendai Mediatheque, Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects - Sendai, Miyagi Pref., Japan 2000 - Photo: Nakasa & Partners Inc; 2) Tokyo National Museum, The Gallery of Horyuji Treasures, Taniguchi and Associates - Taitou, Tokyo, Japan 1999 - Photo: Toshiharu Kitajima; 3) 21st Century Museum of Contemporary  Art, Kanazawa Kazuyo Sejima + Ryue Nishizawa/SANAA - Kanazawa Ishikawa Pref., Japan 2004., photo: SANAA; 4) Hiroaki Ohtani Layer House 2003.