Shigeru BAN

Faculty of Environment and Information Studies
Graduate School of Media and Governance
DegreesBachelor of Architecture
Other Positions Currently HeldShigeru Ban Architects,Voluntary Architects’ Network
Short Biography1957  Born in Tokyo
1977−80 Southern California Institute of Architecture
1980−82 Cooper Union School of Architecture
1982−83 Worked for Arata Isozaki, Tokyo, Japan
1984  Received Bachelor of Architecture from Cooper Union
1985  Established Shigeru Ban Architects
1995  Established Voluntary Architects’ Network
Areas of ExpertiseArchitectural design, Disaster relief planning
AffiliationsArchitectural Institute of Japan, Japan Institute of Architects, American Institute of Architects
Selected PublicationsAwards
2014 l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, France (le grade de commandeur)
2014 The Pritzker Architecture Prize
2017 Medal with Purple Ribbon
2017 Mother Teresa Social Justice Award and more
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Contact Information5322 Endo Fujisawa, Kanagawa 252-0882 Japan
Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Campus