Yukihisa Isobe Memorial Echigo-Tsumari Kiyotsu Soko Museum of Art won Tokyo Association of Architectural Firm Award

NEWSPosted : August 2, 2019

Designed by Sotaro Yamamoto, the Yukihisa Isobe Memorial Echigo-Tsumari Kiyotsu Soko Museum of Art, SOKO won the 45th Tokyo Association of Architectural Firm Award.

Organised by the Tokyo Association of Architectural Firm, the awards are given to well-designed architecture in Kanto Koshinetsu regions.

The 45th Tokyo Association of Architectural Firm Award
General category: Encouragement Award
Yukihisa Isobe Memorial Echigo-Tsumari Kiyotsu Soko Museum of Art, SOKO
Owner: Yoshifumi Sekiguchi, Mayor of Tokamachi-city
Architectural design by Ateriler Soyaro Yamamoro
Construction by Mitaka Doboku, Uekigumi

Yukihisa Isobe Memorial Echigo-Tsumari Kiyotsu Soko Museum of Art, SOKO will be open during Echigo-Tsumari Art Field 2019 Summer from Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 August 2019 with a special exhibition featuring Tatsuo Kawaguchi.


Photo by Osamu Nakamura

≫Join the official guided tour which stops at the museum: ETAT Playback Tour Part 1

We are also honoured to have received other award for Danjuro (Tokamachi Cultural Hall) where artworks including "Hikariori: Weaving the Lights" by Kyota Takahashi and "The Birth of the Spring" by José de Guimarães are on display.


"Hikariori: Weaving the Lights" by Kyota Takahashi / Photo by Osamu Nakamura

Cover photo by Sotaro Yamamoto