Toshiko Mori Architect

New York City, USA

Toshiko Mori Architect is known for over thirty years of innovative and influential work in a diverse body of projects that have received numerous design awards. Mori's intelligent approach to ecologically sensitive siting strategies, historical context, and innovative use of materials reflects a creative integration of design and technology. Her designs demonstrate a thoughtful sensitivity to detail and involve extensive research into the site conditions and surrounding context.

Toshiko Mori Architect has worked on a broad range of programs including urban, civic, institutional, cultural, residential, museum and exhibition design. Architectural Digest listed TMA three times amongst their biennial AD100 and the firm's artists' residency and cultural center in rural Senegal was awarded the 2017 AIA Institute Honor Award. TMA also recently completed the Center for Maine Contemporary Art, the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research and was selected to design the Watson Institute for International & Public Affairs at Brown University.

The firm continues to engage in an architecture of material exploration, technological invention and theoretical provocation.

Toshiko Mori Architect, House in Ghent; Photo: Thomas Loof