National Gallery of Australia | LECTURE SERIES | 2009

National Gallery of Australia

Arts, Visual Arts



Heritage of modern Japanese architecture: Tange's DNA

February 24th, 2009

Episode 2 of 23 episodes

Paul Noritaka Tange, architect and president of Tange Associates, will deliver a lecture about the legacy of his father, Kenzo Tange, one of Japan’s most honoured architects. Kenzo Tange was a teacher, writer, architect and urban planner, revered not only for his own work but also for his influence on many architects today. The lecture will discuss the works of Kenzo Tange and his influence on modern Japanese architecture. Presented in association with the Embassy of Japan and supported by the National Federation of Australia Japan Societies.