The latest content and news from the Barbican. Book tickets at barbican.org.uk
The latest content and news from the Barbican. Book tickets at barbican.org.uk

The Japanese House

Stepping inside some of Japan's most exciting architectural developments, we explore how Japanese domestic architecture has been a window into the important shifts in economy, urban landscape & family structure since the end of the Second World War to discover the art of living in a Japanese house

Visit The Japanese House

Take a journey around Moriyama's house and Fujimori's magical garden from your own home in our Google Street View
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Architecture on Stage: Kazuyo Sejima (SANAA)

Renowned architect Kazujo Sejima revisits some of her most influential houses throughout her career
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Barbican Meets: SANAA’s Ryue Nishizawa

The architect behind the Moriyama House shares his insight into the importance of the personality in Japanese houses
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Young Photographers at The Japanese House

Our Young Photographers go people watching at The Japanese House for their latest photography assignment
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Taking Tea in Ten

What happens inside a tea house? We learn more about the history of the Japanese tea ceremony - and Fujimori's tea house
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Architecture on Stage: Sou Fujimoto

Architect Sou Fujimoto discusses the question of boundaries, scale and the chaotic metropolis in our latest lecture
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Barbican Meets: Beka and Lemoine

Filmmakers Beka & Lemoine share their experiences living with Yasuo Moriyama for their documentary, 'Moriyama-San'
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Inside The Japanese House

Bookshelf inspiration to concrete, architecture models to houseplants - we share some of our favourite visitor photos
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How We Made a Japanese Tea House

How do you build a tea house? Learn more about the collaboration between Kingston University and Terunobu Fujimori
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On Human Agency & Forms of Living

Read an extract from 'The Japanese House' exhibition catalogue by curator, Florence Ostende
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Building The Japanese House

From wall construction to painting, kitchen supplies to foliage - watch how we build The Japanese House
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The Films of Yasuo Moriyama

What do your films say about you? We get to know Moriyama more with a look through his eclectic film collection
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Constructing Fujimori’s Teahouse

Meet architect Terunobu Fujimori to learn more about the teahouse tradition and how it influences his fantastical work
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The Records of Yasuo Moriyama

From John Cage to Ryoji Ikeda, listen to some of the records you'll hear playing in the Moriyama House
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Introducing The Japanese House

We experience the styles, inspirations and culture of Japanese domestic architecture in 'The Japanese House'
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