Shohei Shigematsu

Architect New York / United States

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Shohei Shigematsu
CCTV – Headquarters Centro di Aggregazione Giovanile - ex Mercati Generali Royal Netherlands Embassy Casa da Musica Milstein Hall Concorso per la nuova sede di Gazprom Seoul National University Museum Riga Contemporary Art Museum 111 First Street Torre residenziale di 153m RAK Convention and Exhibition Centre Torre Bicentenario Shenzhen Stock Exchange HQ Hamburg Science Centre and Aquarium Complesso residenziale Waterfront City Concept Master Plan per Sant’Elia Fondazione Prada Progetto Bryghusgrunden 23 East 22nd Street Masterplan Nuova Bovisa Taipei Performing Arts Centre Shenzhen Crystal Island The Interlace Rotterdam's Stadskantoor Nuovo campus del Chu Hai College Expansion of the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec (MNBAQ) Maggie’s Gartnavel Bibliothèque Municipales à Vocation Régionale Design Museum Benetton's Rialto megastore Garage Museum of Contemporary Art Stage set for ancient Greek theatre in Syracuse New Court Public Works 425 Park Avenue Tower The Dee and Charles Wyly Theater Essence Financial Building Lehmann Maupin Gallery Hamad International Airport Bryghusprojektet Norra Tornen Miami Beach Convention Center De Rotterdam G-Star RAW HQ De Kunsthal Axel Springer AG MAI - Marina Abramović Institute for the Preservation of Performance Art in Hudson Luminaire 11th Street Bridge Park West Louisville Food Port Il Fondaco dei Tedeschi New Museum for Western Australia Faena District Bibliothèque Alexis de Tocqueville Timmerhuis Concrete Mpavilion Repossi Place Vendome Qatar National Library BLOX New Museum’s Expansion
Shohei Shigematsu
Shohei Shigematsu
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Shohei Shigematsu is a Partner at OMA and the Director of the New York office. He has been a driving force behind many of OMA’s projects, leading the firm’s diverse portfolio in the Americas for the past decade. With an emphasis on maximum specificity and process-oriented design, Sho provides design leadership and direction across the company for projects from their conceptual onset to completed construction. Sho’s designs for cultural venues include a new museum for the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, the Faena Forum, a multi-purpose venue in Miami Beach, an extension to the Albright Knox Gallery in Buffalo and an event space for the Wilshire Boulevard Temple in Los Angeles. He has collaborated with multiple artists, including Cai Guo Qiang, Marina Abramović, Kanye West and Taryn Simon. Sho also designed the world-traveling Prada exhibition, Waist Down, the Costume Institute’s Spring exhibition on fashion and technology at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and is designing a forthcoming exhibition for the Park Avenue Armory. Sho has designed innovative workspaces including Milstein Hall - an extension to the College of Architecture, Art and Planning at Cornell University (2011), the China Central Television Headquarters in Beijing (2012), the Shenzhen Stock Exchange Headquarters (2013), and is currently designing OMA’s first tower in Tokyo for Mori Building (2022). Three of his designs for luxury residential towers in New York, San Francisco, and Miami are currently in construction. His urban and public space designs around the world include a new civic center in Bogota, Colombia; a post-Hurricane Sandy, urban water strategy for New Jersey; and a food hub in Louisville, Kentucky, and a mixed use development in Los Angeles. Sho graduated in 1995 from the Department of Architecture at Kyushu University, Fukuoka. After studying at the Berlage Institute in Amsterdam, he joined OMA in 1998. His recent lectures include conferences hosted by TED, Wired Japan and universities throughout the world. He is a design critic at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, where recently conducted a research studio entitled Alimentary Design, investigating the intersection of food, architecture and urbanism