Gallery: The proud and playful architecture of Japan's Kengo Kuma

Over the span of three decades, Japan’s Kengo Kuma has risen to prominence through a thoughtful approach to traditionally-infused contemporary architecture. It’s a career that was first inspired by an iconic Olympic stadium and has now come full circle in a way, with Kuma designing a new National Stadium for the forthcoming 2020 Olympic games in Tokyo. Here we take a look over the famed architect’s most magnificent creations, and put a few questions to the man himself about his influences over the journey…
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