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Alvar Aalto Medal, 1985 Carlsberg Architectural Prize, 1992 Pritzker Prize, 1995 RIBA Royal Gold Medal, 1997 AIA Gold Medal, 2002 Neutra Medal for Professional Excellence, 2012

Practice Tadao Ando
Tadao Ando
Architects & Associates


Row House, Sumiyoshi, 1979 Church of the Light, Osaka, 1989 Water Temple, Awaji, 1991

Projects Rokko Housing I, II, III, Kobe, 1983-1999

Tadao Ando
Tadao Ando
(安藤 忠雄, Andō Tadao, born September 13, 1941) is a Japanese self-taught architect[1][2] whose approach to architecture and landscape was categorized by architectural historian Francesco Dal Co as "critical regionalism". He is the winner of the 1995 Pritzker Prize.


1 Early life 2 Career

2.1 Style 2.2 Buildings and works

3 Projects 4 Awards 5 References 6 Literature 7 External links

Early life[edit] Ando was born a few minutes before his twin brother in 1941 in Osaka, Japan.[3] At the age of two, his family chose to separate them, and have Tadao live with his grandmother.[3] He worked as a boxer before settling on the profession of architect, despite never having formal training in the field. Struck by the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Imperial Hotel on a trip to Tokyo as a second-year high school student, he eventually decided to end his boxing career less than two years after graduating from high school to pursue architecture.[4] He attended night classes to learn drawing and took correspondence courses on interior design.[5] He visited buildings designed by renowned architects like Le Corbusier, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Louis Kahn
Louis Kahn
before returning to Osaka
in 1968 to establish his own design studio, Tadao Ando
Tadao Ando
Architects and Associates.[citation needed] Career[edit] Style[edit]

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, showing the restaurant

Galleria Akka, Osaka, 1988

Ando was raised in Japan where the religion and style of life strongly influenced his architecture and design. Ando's architectural style is said to create a "haiku" effect, emphasizing nothingness and empty space to represent the beauty of simplicity. He favors designing complex (yet beautifully simple) spatial circulation while maintaining the appearance of simplicity. A self-taught architect, he keeps his Japanese culture and language in mind while he travels around Europe for research. As an architect, he believes that architecture can change society, that "to change the dwelling is to change the city and to reform society".[6] "Reform society" could be a promotion of a place or a change of the identity of that place. Werner Blaser has said, "Good buildings by Tadao Ando
Tadao Ando
create memorable identity and therefore publicity, which in turn attracts the public and promotes market penetration".[7] The simplicity of his architecture emphasizes the concept of sensation and physical experiences, mainly influenced by Japanese culture. The religious term Zen, focuses on the concept of simplicity and concentrates on inner feeling rather than outward appearance. Zen influences vividly show in Ando’s work and became its distinguishing mark. In order to practice the idea of simplicity, Ando's architecture is mostly constructed with concrete, providing a sense of cleanliness and weightlessness (even though concrete is a heavy material) at the same time. Due to the simplicity of the exterior, construction, and organization of the space are relatively potential in order to represent the aesthetic of sensation. Besides Japanese religious architecture, Ando has also designed Christian churches, such as the Church of the Light
Church of the Light
(1989) and the Church in Tarumi (1993). Although Japanese and Christian churches display distinct characteristics, Ando treats them in a similar way. He believes there should be no difference in designing religious architecture and houses. As he explains,

We do not need to differentiate one from the other. Dwelling in a house is not only a functional issue, but also a spiritual one. The house is the locus of heart (kokoro), and the heart is the locus of god. Dwelling in a house is a search for the heart (kokoro) as the locus of god, just as one goes to church to search for god. An important role of the church is to enhance this sense of the spiritual. In a spiritual place, people find peace in their heart (kokoro), as in their homeland.[8]

Besides speaking of the spirit of architecture, Ando also emphasises the association between nature and architecture. He intends for people to easily experience the spirit and beauty of nature through architecture. He believes architecture is responsible for performing the attitude of the site and makes it visible. This not only represents his theory of the role of architecture in society but also shows why he spends so much time studying architecture from physical experience. In 1995, Ando won the Pritzker Prize
Pritzker Prize
for architecture, considered the highest distinction in the field.[2] He donated the $100,000 prize money to the orphans of the 1995 Kobe
earthquake.[9] Buildings and works[edit]

Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Kobe

Tadao Ando's body of work is known for the creative use of natural light and for structures that follow natural forms of the landscape, rather than disturbing the landscape by making it conform to the constructed space of a building. Ando's buildings are often characterized by complex three-dimensional circulation paths. These paths weave in between interior and exterior spaces formed both inside large-scale geometric shapes and in the spaces between them. His "Row House in Sumiyoshi" (Azuma House, 住吉の長屋), a small two-story, cast-in-place concrete house completed in 1976, is an early work which began to show elements of his characteristic style. It consists of three equal rectangular volumes: two enclosed volumes of interior spaces separated by an open courtyard. The courtyard's position between the two interior volumes becomes an integral part of the house's circulation system. The house is famous for the contrast between appearance and spatial organization which allow people to experience the richness of the space within the geometry. Ando's housing complex at Rokko, just outside Kobe, is a complex warren of terraces and balconies, atriums and shafts. The designs for Rokko Housing One (1983) and for Rokko Housing Two (1993) illustrate a range of issues in traditional architectural vocabulary—the interplay of solid and void, the alternatives of open and closed, the contrasts of light and darkness. More significantly, Ando's noteworthy engineering achievement in these clustered buildings is site specific—the structures survived undamaged after the Great Hanshin earthquake of 1995.[10] New York Times architectural critic Paul Goldberger argues that:

Ando is right in the Japanese tradition: spareness has always been a part of Japanese architecture, at least since the 16th century; [and] it is not without reason that Frank Lloyd Wright
Frank Lloyd Wright
more freely admitted to the influences of Japanese architecture than of anything American."[10]

Like Wright's Imperial Hotel in Tokyo Second Imperial Hotel 1923-1968, which did survive the Great Kantō earthquake of 1923, site specific decision-making, anticipates seismic activity in several of Ando's Hyōgo-Awaji buildings.[11] Projects[edit]

Langen Foundation

Langen Foundation

Langen Foundation

The Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts

The Church of the Light
Church of the Light
in Ibaraki, Osaka

Honpuku Temple (Water Temple)

Suntory Museum in Osaka

Akita Museum of Art, stairs

Lee Ufan museum

Westin Awaji Island
Awaji Island

Hyogo prefectural museum of art

Hyogo prefectural museum of art

The Shikokumura gallery

Building/project Location Country Date

Tomishima House Osaka Japan 1973

Uchida House

Japan 1974

Uno House Kyoto Japan 1974

Hiraoka House Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1974

Shibata House Ashiya, Hyogo
Ashiya, Hyogo
Prefecture Japan 1974

Tatsumi House Osaka Japan 1975

Soseikan-Yamaguchi House Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1975

Takahashi House Ashiya, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1975

Matsumura House Kobe Japan 1975

Row House in Sumiyoshi
Row House in Sumiyoshi
(Azuma House) Sumiyoshi, Osaka Japan 1976

Hirabayashi House Osaka
Prefecture Japan 1976

Bansho House Aichi Prefecture Japan 1976

Tezukayama Tower Plaza Sumiyoshi, Osaka Japan 1976

Tezukayama House-Manabe House Osaka Japan 1977

Wall House (Matsumoto House) Ashiya, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1977

Glass Block House (Ishihara House) Osaka Japan 1978

Okusu House Setagaya, Tokyo Japan 1978

Glass Block Wall (Horiuchi House) Sumiyoshi, Osaka Japan 1979

Katayama Building Nishinomiya, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1979

Onishi House Sumiyoshi, Osaka Japan 1979

Matsutani House Kyoto Japan 1979

Ueda House Okayama Prefecture Japan 1979

Step Takamatsu, Kagawa Japan 1980

Matsumoto House Wakayama, Wakayama
Prefecture Japan 1980

Fuku House Wakayama, Wakayama
Prefecture Japan 1980

Bansho House Addition Aichi Prefecture Japan 1981

Koshino House Ashiya, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1981

Kojima Housing (Sato House) Okayama Prefecture Japan 1981

Atelier in Oyodo Osaka Japan 1981

Tea House for Soseikan-Yamaguchi House Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1982

Ishii House Shizuoka Prefecture Japan 1982

Akabane House Setagaya, Tokyo Japan 1982

Kujo Townhouse (Izutsu House) Osaka Japan 1982

Rokko Housing One (34°43′32″N 135°13′39″E / 34.725613°N 135.227564°E / 34.725613; 135.227564) Rokko, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1983

Bigi Atelier Shibuya, Tokyo Japan 1983

Umemiya House Kobe Japan 1983

Kaneko House Shibuya, Tokyo Japan 1983

Festival Naha, Okinawa prefecture Japan 1984

Time's Kyoto Japan 1984

Koshino House Addition Ashiya, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1984

Melrose, Meguro Tokyo Japan 1984

Uejo House Osaka
Prefecture Japan 1984

Ota House Okayama Prefecture Japan 1984

Moteki House Kobe Japan 1984

Shinsaibashi TO Building Osaka
Prefecture Japan 1984[12]

Iwasa House Ashiya, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1984

Hata House (34°46′05″N 135°19′26″E / 34.76805°N 135.32397°E / 34.76805; 135.32397) Nishinomiya, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1984

Atelier Yoshie Inaba Shibuya, Tokyo Japan 1985

Jun Port Island Building Kobe Japan 1985

Mon-petit-chou Kyoto Japan 1985

Guest House for Hattori House Osaka Japan 1985

Taiyō Cement Headquarters Building Osaka Japan 1986

TS Building Osaka Japan 1986

Chapel on Mount Rokko Kobe Japan 1986

Old/New Rokkov Kobe Japan 1986

Kidosaki House Setagaya, Tokyo Japan 1986

Fukuhara Clinic Setagaya, Tokyo Japan 1986

Sasaki House Minato, Tokyo Japan 1986

Main Pavilion for Tennoji Fair Osaka Japan 1987

Karaza Theater Tokyo Japan 1987

Ueda House Addition Okayama Prefecture Japan 1987

Church on the Water Tomamu, Hokkaido Japan 1988

Galleria Akka Osaka Japan 1988

Children's Museum Himeji, Hyōgo Japan 1989

Church of the Light
Church of the Light
(34°49′08″N 135°22′19″E / 34.818763°N 135.37201°E / 34.818763; 135.37201) Ibaraki Osaka
Prefecture Japan 1989[13][14]

Collezione Minato, Tokyo Japan 1989

Morozoff P&P Studio Kobe Japan 1989

Raika Headquarters Osaka Japan 1989

Natsukawa Memorial Hall Hikone, Shiga Japan 1989

Yao Clinic, Neyagawa Osaka
Prefecture Japan 1989

Matsutani House Addition Kyoto Japan 1990

Ito House, Setagaya Tokyo Japan 1990

Iwasa House Addition Ashiya, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1990

Garden of Fine Arts Osaka Japan 1990

S Building Osaka Japan 1990

Water Temple (34°32′47″N 134°59′17″E / 34.546406°N 134.98813°E / 34.546406; 134.98813) Awaji Island, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1991[15]

Atelier in Oyodo II Osaka Japan 1991

Time's II Kyoto Japan 1991

Museum of Literature Himeji, Hyōgo Japan 1991

Sayoh Housing Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1991

Minolta Seminar House Kobe Japan 1991

Benesse House Naoshima, Kagawa Japan 1992[16]

Japanese Pavilion for Expo 92 Seville Spain 1992

Otemae Art Center Nishinomiya, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1992

Forest of Tombs Museum Kumamoto Prefecture Japan 1992

Rokko Housing Two Rokko, Kobe Japan 1993

Vitra Seminar House Weil am Rhein Germany 1993

Gallery Noda Kobe Japan 1993

YKK Seminar House Chiba Prefecture Japan 1993

Suntory Museum Osaka Japan 1994

Maxray Headquarters Building Osaka Japan 1994

Chikatsu Asuka Museum Osaka
Prefecture Japan 1994

Kiyo Bank, Sakai Building Sakai, Osaka Japan 1994

Garden of Fine Art Kyoto Japan 1994

Museum of wood culture Kami, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1994

Inamori Auditorium Kagoshima Japan 1994

Nariwa Museum Okayama Prefecture Japan 1994

Naoshima Contemporary Art Museum Naoshima, Kagawa Japan 1995[17]

Atelier in Oyodo Annex Osaka Japan 1995

Nagaragawa Convention Center Gifu Japan 1995

Naoshima Contemporary Art Museum Annex Naoshima, Kagawa
Naoshima, Kagawa
Prefecture Japan 1995

Meditation Space, UNESCO Paris France 1995

Asahi Beer Oyamazaki Villa Museum of Art Kyoto
Prefecture Japan 1995[18]

Pusan Ferry Terminal Osaka Japan 1996

Museum of Literature II, Himeji Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1996

Gallery Chiisaime (Sawada House) Nishinomiya, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1996

Museum of Gojo Culture & Annex Gojo, Nara Prefecture Japan 1997

Toto Seminar House Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1997

Yokogurayama Natural Forest Museum Kōchi Prefecture Japan 1997

Harima Kogen Higashi Primary School & Junior High School Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1997

Koumi Kogen Museum Nagano Prefecture Japan 1997

Eychaner/Lee House Chicago, Illinois United States 1997

Daikoku Denki Headquarters Building Aichi Prefecture Japan 1998

Daylight Museum Shiga Prefecture Japan 1998

Junichi Watanabe Memorial Hall Sapporo Japan 1998

Asahi Shimbun
Asahi Shimbun
Okayama Bureau Okayama Japan 1998

Siddhartha Children and Women Hospital Butwal Nepal 1998

Church of the Light
Church of the Light
Sunday School Ibaraki, Osaka
Prefecture Japan 1999

Rokko Housing III' Kobe Japan 1999

Shell Museum, Nishinomiya Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 1999

Fabrica (Benetton Communication Research Center) Villorba Italy 2000

Awaji-Yumebutai (34°33′40″N 135°00′29″E / 34.560983°N 135.008144°E / 34.560983; 135.008144[19]) Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 2000

Rockfield Shizuoka Factory Shizuoka Japan 2000

The Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts St. Louis, Missouri United States 2001[20]

Komyo-ji (shrine) Saijō, Ehime Japan 2001

Ryotaro Shiba
Ryotaro Shiba
Memorial Museum Higashiosaka, Osaka
prefecture Japan 2001

Teatro Armani-Armani World Headquarters Milan Italy 2001

Hyōgo Prefectural Museum of Art Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture Japan 2002[21]

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Fort Worth, Texas United States 2002[22]

Piccadilly Gardens Manchester United Kingdom 2003

4x4 house Kobe Japan 2003

Invisible House Ponzano Veneto Italy 2004

Chichu Art Museum Naoshima, Kagawa Japan 2004[23]

Langen Foundation Neuss Germany 2004[24]

Gunma Insect World
Gunma Insect World
Insect Observation Hall Kiryū, Gunma Japan 2005

Picture Book Museum Iwaki, Fukushima
Iwaki, Fukushima
Prefecture Japan 2005[25]

Saka no Ue no Kumo Museum Matsuyama, Ehime Japan 2006

Momoto (restaurant) Chelsea Market, Manhattan United States 2005

Sakura Garden Osaka Japan 2006

Omotesando Hills, Jingumae 4-Chome Tokyo Japan 2006

House in Shiga Ōtsu, Shiga Japan 2006

21 21 Design Sight Minato, Tokyo Japan 2007

Stone Hill Center expansion for the Clark Art Institute Williamstown, Massachusetts United States 2008[26]

Glass House Seopjikoji South Korea 2008[27]

Genius Loci Seopjikoji South Korea 2008[27]

Punta della Dogana
Punta della Dogana
(restoration) Venice Italy 2009[28]

Tokyo Skytree[29][30][31] Tokyo Japan 2009

House, stable, and mausoleum for fashion designer and film director Tom Ford's Cerro Pelon Ranch near Santa Fe, New Mexico United States 2009

Rebuilding the Kobe
Kaisei Hospital Nada Ward, Kobe Japan 2009

Gate of Creation, Universidad de Monterrey Monterrey Mexico 2009

Niwaka Building Kyoto Japan 2009[32]

Capella Niseko Resort and Residences Niseko, Abuta District, Shiribeshi, Hokkaido Prefecture Japan 2010

Interior design
Interior design
of Miklós Ybl Villa Budapest Hungary 2010

Kaminoge Station, Tokyu Corporation Tokyo Japan 2011

Centro Roberto Garza Sada of Art Architecture
and Design Monterrey Mexico 2012

Asia University Museum of Arts Wufeng, Taichung Taiwan 2012

Akita Museum of Art Akita, Akita Japan 2012

Bonte Museum Seogwipo South Korea 2012[27]

Hansol Museum [33] (Museum SAN) Wonju South Korea 2013

Aurora Museum Shanghai China 2013

Visitor, Exhibition and Conference Center, Clark Art Institute Williamstown, Massachusetts United States 2014

Casa Wabi Puerto Escondido, Oax Mexico 2014[34]

JCC (Jaeneung Culture Center) Seoul South Korea 2015[35]

Pearl Art Museum Shanghai China 2017

Works and details of different works by Tadao Ando

Asahi Beer Oyamazaki Villa Museum of Art, Kyoto

Lincoln park house, Chicago

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, showing the reflecting pool

Himeji City Museum of Literature

Azuma House

View from Akita Museum of Art

Mount Rokko
Mount Rokko

Suntory Museum, showing the staircase and the inside structure

City Museum of Literature

Chikatsu Asuka museum

Awaji Yumebutai in Awaji, Hyogo prefecture, Japan

Awaji Yumebutai, showing the view and the stairs down

Suntory Museum, the parallelepiped intersecting the spherical body of the IMAX theatre, shown in profile

Rokko Housing I and II, Kobe

Vitra Conference Pavillon

Langen Foundation
Langen Foundation
at night


Kaminoge Station
Kaminoge Station
in Tokyo

The interior of the Omotesando Hills
Omotesando Hills
shopping complex in Tokyo

Tokyo Skytree

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Award Organization/location Country Date

Annual Prize (Row House, Sumiyoshi) Architectural Institute of Japan Japan 1979

Cultural Design Prize (Rokko Housing One and Two) Tokyo Japan 1983

Alvar Aalto Medal Finnish Association of Architects Finland 1985

Gold Medal of Architecture French Academy of Architecture France 1989

Carlsberg Architectural Prize (International) New Carlsberg Foundation, Copenhagen Denmark 1992

Japan Art Academy
Japan Art Academy
Prize Japan Art Academy Japan 1993

Asahi Prize Tokyo Japan 1994

Pritzker Architecture
Prize (International) Chicago United States 1995

Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres Paris France 1995

Praemium Imperiale
Praemium Imperiale
First “FRATE SOLE” Award in Architecture Japan Art Association Japan 1996

Officier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres Paris France 1997

Royal Gold Medal RIBA Great Britain 1997

AIA Gold Medal American Institute of Architects United States 2002

Prize Inamori Foundation Japan 2002

Person of Cultural Merit Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Japan 2003

UIA Gold Medal International Union of Architects France 2005

Order of Culture The Emperor Japan 2010

Neutra Medal for Professional Excellence Cal Poly Pomona College of Environmental Design United States 2012[36]

Grand Officer of the Order of the Star of Italy[37] Rome Italy 2013


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(1979) Luis Barragán
Luis Barragán
(1980) James Stirling (1981) Kevin Roche
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(1982) I. M. Pei
I. M. Pei
(1983) Richard Meier
Richard Meier
(1984) Hans Hollein
Hans Hollein
(1985) Gottfried Böhm
Gottfried Böhm
(1986) Kenzo Tange (1987) Gordon Bunshaft
Gordon Bunshaft
and Oscar Niemeyer
Oscar Niemeyer
(1988) Frank Gehry
Frank Gehry
(1989) Aldo Rossi
Aldo Rossi
(1990) Robert Venturi
Robert Venturi
(1991) Álvaro Siza Vieira
Álvaro Siza Vieira
(1992) Fumihiko Maki
Fumihiko Maki
(1993) Christian de Portzamparc
Christian de Portzamparc
(1994) Tadao Ando
Tadao Ando
(1995) Rafael Moneo
Rafael Moneo
(1996) Sverre Fehn
Sverre Fehn
(1997) Renzo Piano
Renzo Piano
(1998) Norman Foster (1999) Rem Koolhaas
Rem Koolhaas
(2000) Herzog & de Meuron (2001) Glenn Murcutt
Glenn Murcutt
(2002) Jørn Utzon
Jørn Utzon
(2003) Zaha Hadid
Zaha Hadid
(2004) Thom Mayne
Thom Mayne
(2005) Paulo Mendes da Rocha
Paulo Mendes da Rocha
(2006) Richard Rogers
Richard Rogers
(2007) Jean Nouvel
Jean Nouvel
(2008) Peter Zumthor
Peter Zumthor
(2009) Kazuyo Sejima
Kazuyo Sejima
and Ryue Nishizawa / SANAA
(2010) Eduardo Souto de Moura
Eduardo Souto de Moura
(2011) Wang Shu
Wang Shu
(2012) Toyo Ito
Toyo Ito
(2013) Shigeru Ban
Shigeru Ban
(2014) Frei Otto
Frei Otto
(2015) Alejandro Aravena
Alejandro Aravena
(2016) Rafael Aranda, Carme Pigem, and Ramón Vilalta / RCR Arquitectes (2017) B. V. Doshi
B. V. Doshi

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