Akira Fujimoto / Yuko Nagayama at Avex

area: 外苑前/Gaienmae


2021#Tokyo Scope is an installation designed by artist Akira Fujimoto and architect Yuko Nagayama. 2021# has mainly been led by Fujimoto since 2016, and symbolizes the thoughts on the Post 2020 Olympic and Paralympic city and even the greater future of Tokyo. In this exhibition, Nagayama proposed a concept where 2021 is expanding the urban context in Tokyo. It will be held at Avex Headquarters Building where districts of contrasting characteristics connects; the historical district around the Olympic stadium and the modern district of Roppongi Hills and Toyosu Bay. The urban axis at the site overlays with the time axis focusing on the 2021 and the post 2020 Olympic and Paralympic.
SPONSOR:ASAHI BUILDING-WALL CO.,LTD. / Panasonic Corporation Appliances Company / Shizen Energy Inc. /SPACE CO., LTD.


  • Akira Fujimoto

    Born in 1975 in Tokyo. Graduated from the Tokyo National University of the Arts design department. After enrolling at FABRICA (Italy), after working as a part-time assistant at the Tokyo National University of the Arts inter media department. Art work motif is social phenomenon that can not be controlled by humans, work exhibitions and projects are developed with various expression methods.

  • Yuko Nagayama

    Born in 1975 in Tokyo. Completed Showa Women’s University in 1998. After working at Jun Aoki & Associates, established Yuko Nagayama & Associates in 2002. Representative works: “Louis Vuitton Kyoto Daimaru”, “a hill on a house”, “Kiya Ryokan”, ”Central Garden – Goddess of The Forest”. Japan Pavilion in the Dubai EXPO 2020 Received awards: JIA Young Architect Award 2014 “Teshima Yokoo House” etc.


  • Avex Inc.
    A comprehensive entertainment company that offers a wide range of services in the entertainment industry

    In 1988, Avex D. D. Inc. was established and started its music records business. It created its own label “avex trax” in 1990 and released numbers of dance compilation albums. Since its first artist TRF’s debut in 1993, Avex has been managing numerous artists and labels. In 1999, Avex was listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Today, based on its tagline, “Really! Mad+Pure”, Avex has been consolidating its business in music, anime and digital media, aiming to create popular new hits.

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