Honorary Architecture Misfit: Kiyonori Kikutake

When Pasadena Heights was published in 新建築 in March 1975, the announcement included a statement from its architect, Kiyonori Kikutake. Now, try to imagine any contemporary architect A) announcing a project six months after its completion and B) that announcement containing a SELF-CRITICAL ANALYSIS of the strengths and weaknesses of the project, an APOLOGY for publishing a building before they thought it ready, and an … Continue reading Honorary Architecture Misfit: Kiyonori Kikutake