Taniguchi Yoshiro

谷口 吉郎

1904   June 24, born

father of Taniguchi Yoshio

1923 studied at Tokyo Imperial University, interested in industrial architecture, thesis design a steel factory
1928 graduated from the architecture department, University of Tokyo
1928-29 travelled in Europe
1930 established his own office

began as a modernist, but his later works are historicist

1979 February 2, passed away

project list

 

1969 YASUYO BUILDING, Shinjuku ward, Tokyo
1958 SEVENTIETH ANNIVERSARY MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM, TOKYO INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Meguro Ward, Tokyo
1957 SAEKI HOUSE - MOUNTAIN RETREAT AND MAIN RESIDENCE
1956 NUMBER 2 PLANT, CHICHIBU CEMENT COMPANY, Chichibu, Saitama

1969

YASUYO BUILDING

安与ビル - Yasuyo Biru

address:  
3-37-11 Shinjuku, Shinjuku ward, Tokyo
Japanese:   東京都新宿区新宿3-37-11
lat, long:   35°41'26.19N, 139°42'05.04E
maps:   [Google]

1958

SEVENTIETH ANNIVERSARY MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM, TOKYO INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

address:  
2-12-1 Okayama, Meguro ward, Tokyo
source:   [Watanabe, Hiroshi: The Architecture of Tokyo] E13: page 124

1957

SAEKI HOUSE - MOUNTAIN RETREAT AND MAIN RESIDENCE

山荘と本邸 佐伯邸 - Sansō to hontei, Saiki-tei

source:   [Shinkenchiku] 1958/1

1956

NUMBER 2 PLANT, CHICHIBU CEMENT COMPANY

+ Nikken Sekkei

address:  
1800 Onohara, Chichibu, Saitama
source:  

[JA] 57 - DOCOMOMO Japan: the 100 Selections

[Watanabe, Hiroshi: The Architecture of Tokyo] E8: page 122