Founded in New York City in 1981, Toshiko Mori Architect is known for using both new and traditional materials and for integrating architecture with light and landscape. This monograph, the first on the practice, includes more than twenty-five residential, cultural, institutional, and commercial projects.
The firm has designed private houses in Maine, New York, and Florida, including additions to modern residences by Paul Rudolph and Marcel Breuer. In addition, Toshiko Mori Architect specializes in exhibition designs, notably various installations of textiles and other materials at the Museum of Modern Art and the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum.
* > Toshiko Mori is the principal of Toshiko Mori Architect. She is the Robert F. Hubbard Professor in Practice of Architecture and the chair of the Department of Architecture at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design.
K. Michael Hays is the Eliot Noyes Professor of Architectural Theory at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design. He is a leading architectural theorist and historian and has edited 'Architecture Theory Since 1968 and Oppositions Reader 1973-1984'.