born in Kobe
|1920||a leading member of the Secessionist Architects Organization while studying at the Tokyo Imperial University|
|1922-23||studied at the Bauhaus of Weimar|
|1927||founded Kataoka & Ishimoto Architectural Planning Company|
|1951||company name changed to 1st class licensed architect office Ishimoto Architectural & Engineering Firm, Inc.|
Ishimoto Architectural & Engineering Firm, Inc.