New National Stadium Japan

Sponsor: Japan Sport Council

Type: RfQ, open, international

Languages: English, Japanese

Location: Tokyo, Japan

Eligibility requirements:

Laureates  for any of the following: Pritzker Prize, AIA Gold Medal, RIBA Gold Medal, UIA Gold Medal, Honor of Prince Takamatsu and

Architects who have shown the ability to design and complete a stadium with a capacity of 15,000 or more.

Fee: none


Pre-registration has begun and must be completed by:

10 Sept 2012 – Registration deadline

25 September – Submission deadline

2018 – Completion date of stadium


• Tadao Ando, Chair

• Hiroyuki Suzuki

• Yakayuki Kishii

• Hiroshi Naito

• Makoto Yasuoka

• Junji Ogura

• Shunichi Tokura

• Norman Foster

• Richard Rogers

• Ichiro Kono

Design Challenge:

To create the largest stadium facility in the world as an iconic structure that the Japanese nation can be proud of.

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