Japanese architects

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ITÔ Toyô / ITÔ Toyoo
伊 東豊雄
1941      born in Seoul / Korea
1965      graduates in architecture at
Tôkyô University
1965-69  works for KIKUTAKE Kiyonori
1971      founds own office "Urban Robot" (URBOT)
1981-87
  employes and assists SEJIMA Kazuyo
2002      receives "Golden Lion" from Venice Biennale
2006      awarded with the RIBA Gold Medal from the
             Royal Institute of British Architects
2010      receives arts prize Praemium Imperiale
             awarded by
the imperial family of Japan
2013      receives Pritzker Architecture Price
» Tower of Winds - Yokohama 1986
» M-Building in Kanda - Tôkyô 1987
» T-Building in Naka-Meguro - Tôkyô 1990
» Egg of Winds - Tôkyô 1991
» F-Building in Minami-Aoyama - Tokyô 1991
» Yatsushiro Municipal Museum  - Tôkyô 1991
» Yatsushiro Fire Station - Yatsushiro 1995
» Sendai Mediatheque - Sendai 2001
» Codan Shinonome 2 - Tôkyô 2003
» Performing Arts Center - Matsumoto 2004
» Tod´s Omotesandô - Tôkyô 2004
» Mikimoto Ginza 2 - Tôkyô 2005
» Za-Koenji Public Theatre - Tôkyô 2008
» Hotel Porta Fira - Barcelona / Spain 2010
» Toyo Ito Museum of Architecture - Imabari 2011


TOWER OF WINDS
Yokohama 1986





T-BUILDING IN NAKA-MEGURO
Naka-Meguro / Tôkyô 1990



M-BUILDING IN KANDA
Kanda / Tôkyô 1987






EGG OF WINDS
Tsukuda / Tôkyô 1991






F-BUILDING IN MINAMI-AOYAMA
Minami-Aoyama / Tôkyô 1991


YATSUSHIRO MUNICIPAL MUSEUM
Yatsushiro 1991




YATSUSHIRO FIRE STATION
Yatsushiro 1995


SENDAI MEDIATHEQUE

Sendai 2001





CODAN SHINONOME 2

Shinonome / Tôkyô 2003


MATSUMOTO PERFORMING
ARTS CENTRE

Matsumoto 2004







TOD´S IN OMOTESANDÔ

Jingûmae / Tôkyô 2004


MIKIMOTO
GINZA 2

Ginza / Tôkyô 2005


ZA-KÔENJI PUBLIC THEATRE
Tôkyô 2008





HOTEL PORTA FIRA
Barcelona / Spain 2010


TOYO ITO MUSEUM OF ARCHITECTURE
STEEL HUT
Imabari 2011


TOYO ITO MUSEUM OF ARCHITECTURE
SILVER HUT
Imabari 2011