SENSE OF SCALE
Sou Fujimoto established his practice Sou Fujimoto Architects in 2000, now based in Tokyo and Paris. With a reputation for reimagining convention from how a residential space is calibrated – such as the graduated approach from outside to in with his House N Ω to the delicate ethereal structures for the Serpentine Pavilion in 2013 (above) and Naoshima Pavilion in 2016. The incredible structural bravado of L’Arbre Blanc in Montpellier, France (below) shows his conceptual thinking on a larger scale. sou-fujimoto.net; keynote speaker on October 11.