Panel Discussion/Talk

Architalk Webinar Series

February 24 – April 1, 2022

Join the Asian Cultural Council (ACC) and the International House of Japan (IHJ) for Architalk Webinar Series, an online series analyzing the role of architecture within the context of contemporary, global themes.

Featuring ACC alumni, this series aims to highlight how architecture both reflects and responds to critical issues around the globe—exploring the societal impact of environmental, social, cultural, and economic issues through the lens of architecture, public spaces, and the arts.

Videos will be posted on Thursdays, starting 2/24 (6PM JST / 4AM EST), and will be available in English and Japanese for a limited time. Please visit to learn more.

Architalk Webinar Series Schedule:

  • 2/24 Kengo Kuma: The Changing Role of Architects in Society
  • 3/3 Kohei Nawa: Arts, Architecture, and Society
  • 3/10 Lawrence Chua & Pen Sereypagna: Modernism and Architecture in Southeast Asia
  • 3/17 Savinee Buranasilapin & Sarah Sze-Wa Mui: Building Community through Contemporary Architecture and Design
  • 3/24 Jusuck Koh & Anemone Beck Koh: Tradition and Ecology in Architecture and Urban Design

*Videos will be available on IHJ’s website and ACC’s website starting 6PM JST / 4AM EST on the dates noted above.