We are saddened to hear of the passing of Arata Isozaki.
We remember with fondness his friendship and happy encounters like his 50 birthday party in Osaka (photo – Peter Wilson, Arata Isozaki, Julia-Bolles Wilson) and also his generous patronage.
(photo – Osaka Folly architects 1990 – Back row – Hajime Yatsuka, Wolf Prix, Helmut Swiczinski, Peter Wilson, Elias Torres, Elia Zenghelis, Andrea Branzi+ assistant, Ryoji Suzuki. Front Row – Chris McDonald, Peter Salter, Arata Isozaki, Thom Mayne, Daniel Libeskind. Doorway – Julia Bolles-Wilson, absent – Zaha Hadid, Peter Cook, Christine Hawley)