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Title Professor
Belong to Dept. of Architecture
Constructional Engineering (graduate school)
Graduated Tokyo University, Graduate School of Engineering
Degree Dr. of Engineering, Tokyo University , Registered Architect
Academic Institutional Membership Architectural Institute of Japan, Society of Architectural Historians of Japan, Collegium Mediterranistarum
Field of Study Architectural History, Architectural Design Theory
Research, Studies History of Italian Architecture, History of Modern Architecture
Curriculum Specialized History of Architecture, Architectural Design

Books Published, Translation

Bramante. Founder of the High Renaissance Architecture(joint work), NTT Press, 2014

The Architecture of the Italian Renaissance (translation, Christoph Luitpold Frommel), Kajima Institute Publishineg, 2011

Vasari; Director of the Renaissance (joint work), Hakusuisha, 2011

Modernismo Architecture (translation, Oriol Bohigas), Mishzu Shobo, 2011

Italian architecture of the 16th Century (translation, C. Rowe & L. Satkowski), Rikuyousha, 2006

Bramante (translation, A.Bruschi), Chuokoron Bijutsu Shuppan, 2002

Giuseppe Terragni (joint work), INAX Shuppan, 1998

A Dictionary of Architecture (joint work translation), Kajma Institute Publishing, 1984

Academic Papers, Critique

Short review ; "Palladio's Rome : a translation of Andrea Palladio's two guidebooks to Rome" edited by V. Hart and P. Hicks, transleted in Japanese by Koji Kuwakino, Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians of Japan, N.58 March 2012.

Iconography of Diamond- pointed Masonry; Studies in Architectural History (edited by Papers in Honor of Hiroyuki Suzuki Publication Committiee), Chuo-Koron Bijutsu Shuppan Co, pp.37-74, 2009.

Adoption of Bugnato Liscio and Alberti's Communication Theory: On the facade of Palazo Rucellai II, Transactions of AIJ, No.610, 2006

The Design of Palazzo Rucellai and Composition by Pilaster System: On the facade of Palazo Rucellai I, Transactions of AIJ, No.587, 2005

Study of the formation of Rustico in the Secular Architecture of the Italian Renaissance, thesis for the degree, 2005

Uncompleted Renaissance Style: Exposition of Framcesco di Giorgio in Siena, Kenchiku Bunka, No.564, 1993

Architecture of Rauxa-Enric Miralles, SD, No.342, 1993

Mega-Roof of Pantadome-System and Double Layen Space Frame, Architectural Product-Engineering (Sekou), No.305, 1991

M-Lapena and E. Torres in the Modern Catalunya Architecture, SD, No.305, 1990

Radical Modernism Restored-Reconstruction of Barcelona Pavilion 1929, SD, No.267, 1986

Architecture and Pretext SD, No.225, 1983

Field Work, Creative Works

Ceramics Park MINO: Museum of Modern Ceramic Art, Gifu (work in Arata Isozaki & Associates), 2002

Shizuoka Convention Arts Center Granship (work in Arata Isozaki & Associates), 1999

Kyoto Concert Hall (work in Arata Isozaki & Associates), 1995

San Jordi Sports Hall in Barcelona (work in Arata Isozaki & Associates), 1990


The 13th. Maeda Engeneering Award (for "Study of the formation of Rustico in the Secular Architecture of the Italian Renaissance"), 2006

Premio Pico della Mirandra (for the translation of "Bramante"), 2003

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