Oe Hiroshi

大江 宏

1913

June 14, born in Akita city, Akita prefecture;

son of Oe Shintaro

1938 graduated from the Tokyo Imperial University (now the University of Tokyo)
1938-41 worked for the Ministry of Education
1941-46 worked for Mitsubishi Jisho
1946 established Oe Architecture Office
1948

Professor at Hosei Industrial College;

renamed Oe Architecture Office into Oe Hiroshi Laboratory

1950 when Hosei University was inaugurated, he became Associate Professor at Faculty of Engineering, Department of Construction and Engineering
1953 Professor at Hosei University
1962

Doctor of Engineering degree from the University of Tokyo;

renamed Oe Hiroshi Laboratory into Oe Hiroshi Architecture Office

1970

Head of Hosei University, Faculty of Engineering

1984

retired from Hosei University, Professor Emeritus

1989 March 3, passed away

project list

 

1983 NATIONAL NOH THEATRE, Shibuya ward, Tokyo
1955 FIFTY-FIVE BUILDING, HOSEI UNIVERSITY, Chiyoda ward, Tokyo

1983

NATIONAL NOH THEATRE

国立能楽堂 - Kokuritsu Nōgaku-dō

address:   4-18-1 Sendagaya, Shibuya ward, Tokyo
total floor area:   10,249 m²
source:  

[Tajima Noriyuki: Tokio] pages 148-149

[Agematsu, Yuji: Japanese Architecture Today; in: Gatti, Franco: Rethinking Japan - Literature, visual arts & linguistics] pages 42-43

1955

FIFTY-FIVE BUILDING, HOSEI UNIVERSITY

法政大学五十五年館 - Hōsei Daigaku Gojūgo-nen-kan

address:  
2-17-1 Fujimi, Chiyoda ward, Tokyo
source:   [Watanabe, Hiroshi: The Architecture of Tokyo] E4: page 120