yokohama triennale 08 preview: didier faustino
yokohama triennale 08 preview: didier faustino yokohama triennale 08 preview: didier faustino
aug 31, 2008

yokohama triennale 08 preview: didier faustino


‘h box’ by didier fiúza faustinoat: yokohama triennale (information center), yokohama, japanfrom: september 13 – november 30, 2008



yokohama triennale is japan’s largest international contemporary art fair. going into its third installment, this year four young contemporary architects are going to join the line-up. didier fiúza faustino, akihis hirata, ryue nishizawa (sanaa) and minsuk cho (mass studies) will display their projects alongside the seventy-plus artists who will be exhibiting their work at this year’s triennale.

yokohama triennale 08 preview: didier faustino images © courtesy tate modernphoto: andres lejona



didier fiúza faustino is an architect and artist based in paris and lisbon. for the yokohama triennale he will be exhibiting ‘h box’ a mobile art space. conceived and produced by hermés, ‘h box’ is like a large aluminum suitcase and screening tool which shows the work of international artists within the collapsible capsule.

yokohama triennale 08 preview: didier faustino

installation view of ‘h box’ by didier fiúza faustino



    have something to add? share your thoughts in our comments section below.
    all comments are reviewed for the purposes of moderation before publishing.

    comments policy
    LOG IN
    designboom's comment policy guidelines
    generally speaking, if we publish something, it's because we're genuinely interested in the subject. we hope you'll share this interest and if you know even more about it, please share! our goal in the discussion threads is to have good conversation and we prefer constructive opinions. we and our readers have fun with entertaining ones. designboom welcomes alerts about typos, incorrect names, and the like.
    the correction is at the discretion of the post editor and may not happen immediately.

    what if you disagree with what we or another commenter has to say?
    let's hear it! but please understand that offensive, inappropriate, or just plain annoying comments may be deleted or shortened.

    - please do not make racist, sexist, anti-semitic, homophobic or otherwise offensive comments.
    - please don't personally insult the writers or your fellow commenters.
    - please avoid using offensive words, replacing a few letters with asterisks is not a valid workaround.
    - please don't include your website or e-mail address in your comments for the purpose of self-promotion.
    - please respect jury verdicts and do not discuss offensively on the competition results
    (there is only one fist prize, and designboom usually asks renown professionals to help us to promote talent.
    in addition to the awarded designs, we do feel that almost all deserve our attention, that is why we publish
    the best 100-200 entries too.)

    a link is allowed in comments as long as they add value in the form of information, images, humor, etc. (links to the front page of your personal blog or website are not okay). unwelcome links (to commercial products or services of others, offensive material etc. ) will be redacted. and, ... yes, spam gets banned. no, we do not post fake comments.


    a diverse digital database that acts as a valuable guide in gaining insight and information about a product directly from the manufacturer, and serves as a rich reference point in developing a project or scheme.

    art news

    keep up with our daily and weekly stories
    503,120 subscribers
    - see sample
    - see sample
    designboom magazine