Itsuko Hasegawa | The Master Architect Series II
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About Itsuko Hasegawa - wikipedia
Itsuko Hasegawa is a famous architect in Japan and international wide. Graduating from Kanto Gakuin University in Japan in 1964, she worked for Kiyonori Kikutake, another famous architect in Japan, until 1969. She then went into Tokyo Institute of Technology (TIT) as a research student in the Department of Architecture. In 1971, she became an assistant in Kazuo Shinohara Atelier in TIT. In 1979, she established her own firm Itsuko Hasegawa Atelier. Over the years, she designed many houses and public buildings. Numerous of them received awards, such as her Bizan Hall (1981) in Shizuoka, Shizuoka, that got her Design Prize from the Architectural Institute of Japan in 1986. Some of her other famous works include the Niigata Performing Arts Center (1993), Niigata, Niigata, Cardiff Bay Opera House (1994), Cardiff, Wales, UK, Yamanashi Fruit Garden (1995), Yamanashi, Yamanashi, and Namekawa Housing (1998), Ibaraki. The Niigata Performing Arts Center is "a system of floating islands arrayed like an archipelago" (Island 26). ...