The building that houses and comprises the museum was built in 1997; a wooden structure that was designed by the architects SANAA (Kazuyo SEJIMA + Ryue NISHIZAWA). In remodeling and updating the museum, S-House, an architect, Takashi SUO has developed a space in collaboration with artists.

建物は1996年、現SANNA(妹島和世+西沢立衛)が初の木造個人住宅として設計したものです。美術館への転用に当たっては、SANAAから独立した建築家、周防貴之が芸術家と建物をつなぐ美術館コーディネイトと回収を行ないました。