Inagawa Cemetery Chapel and Visitor CentreDavid Chipperfield ArchitectsLixil Publishing and Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König29.3.2021

The 136-page publication is arranged by season through the work of photographer Risaku Suzuki who visited the cemetery over the course of a year. Suzuki’s images interleaf the texts which include an essay by Japanese author Toshiyuki Horie; a conversation between the photographer Thomas Struth, David Chipperfield and Hideyuki Osawa, Director of the Boenfukyukai Foundation; and reflections by Hideyuki Osawa and David Chipperfield on the ambitions and collaborative process of conceiving, designing and building the project. The book is designed by John Morgan studio and produced by the Boenfukyukai Foundation in collaboration with David Chipperfield Architects.


Publisher: Lixil Publishing, Tokyo and Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Cologne
Printed in Japan
Date: 2021
ISBN: 978-4-86480-051-8
Size: 250 x 180 x 8 mm