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Kenzo Tange: The Designer of Urban Architecture

Fusing the architectural traditions of Japan with the contemporary philosophy and traditions of the western world, the Japanese architect, Kenzo Tange’s work marked a revived awareness of Japanese architectural traditions expressed through a contemporary interpretation of architectural form.

Celebrated as one of the most significant architects of 20th century, Tange was born on September 4, 1913, in Osaka, Japan.