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Kengo Kuma Wins V&A at Dundee Competition

Japan Architecture News - Nov 04, 2010 - 11:10   10565 views

The design team led by Japanese architect Kengo Kuma was announced today winner of the international competition for a new landmark building to house the V&A at Dundee on Scotlands East Coast. Kuma beats five other proposals that were shortlisted in late September this year, including Steven Holl, REX, Snøhetta, Delugan Meissl and Sutherland Hussey.

Kengo Kumas team for the V&A at Dundee project includes the Scottish firms cre8architecture, Optimised Environments Ltd, and CBA, and the engineering firm Arup, which has offices across Scotland, including in Dundee.