By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

Your browser seems to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser.

Close

Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Close

MODERNIST LEGEND DIES

news

Kenzo Tange, the father of Modernist architecture in Japan, has died at his home in Tokyo aged 91. Best known for the Yamanashi Broadcasting Centre, the 1964 Tokyo Olympic Stadium and Expo'70 in Osaka, the Pritzker Prize-winner also drew up the masterplan for the rebuilding of Hiroshima.

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment.

The searchable digital buildings archive with drawings from more than 1,500 projects

AJ newsletters