Though largely revered for its law school, Harvard University offers students of many fields an Ivy League education that has attracted top students from all over the world. In architecture, the Harvard Graduate School of Design provides unparalleled teaching, which has resulted in an impressive alumni of influential architects.
To provide an introduction of Harvard’s GSD, the “Platform 5″ exhibition presents works produced at GSD during the 2011-12 academic year. There will also be a two-day (June 8-9) Active Mediums workshop taught by GSD associate professor Mariana Ibañez and a panel discussion (June 10) on the educational philosophy and course content of GSD; May 10-July 4.
Gallery A4; (03) 6660-6011; Takenaka Komuten Tokyo Office 1F, 1-1-1 Shinsuna, Koto-ku, Tokyo; Toyocho Station, Tozai Line. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free admission. Closed Sat., Sun and holidays. www.a-quad.jp