Shigeru Ban | the artist

The artist Shigeru Ban
Born 1957, Tokyo, Japan.
Lives and works in Tokyo, Japan, .

Style and technique of the artist: Architecture, Singapore Biennale,

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<p>shigeru ban began by reflecting on how the architect’s <br /> role has changed in the last three centuries. <br /> he mentioned his doubts about the contributions architects <br /> make to society…</p>

"Even in disaster areas, I want to create beautiful buildings,this is what it means to build a monument for common people"

Shigeru Ban makes it look easy. Winner, less than two years ago, of the Japan Institute of Architecture¬ís "Best Young Architect of the Year" award, Ban has a knack for putting together structures whose design elements, while certainly not simple, are easy to grasp, even for the layman…