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Architect

Esaku Kondo, American Architect. Registered architect, District of Columbia, New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Michigan, South Carolina. Andrew Mellon Foundation fellow, 1984. Member American Institute of Architects.

Background

Kondo, Esaku was born on July 25, 1924 in Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan. Son of Goro and Sata (Kondo) Kondo. came to the United States, 1963.

Education

Diploma in aeroplane engineering, Yokohama (Japan) National University, 1946. Bachelor of Architecture, Nihon University, Tokyo, 1949. Master of Architecture in Urban Design, Carnegie Mellon University, 1965.

Career

Architect, Kajima Construction Company, Tokyo, 1949; plant engineer, Caltex (Japan) Ltd., Tokyo, 1949-1963; architect in design, Deeter-Ritchey-Sippel, Pittsburgh, 1965-1966; architect in design, Curry-Martin, Pittsburgh, 1966-1967; architect in design, Swindell-Dressler, Pittsburgh, 1967-1968; project manager, Minoru Yamasaki and Associations, Troy, Michigan, 1968-1983; vice president, Toda American, Inc., New York City, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, District of Columbia, New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Michigan, South Carolina.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Chief designer Shinji Shumei Kai Temple, Japan, 1983.

Membership

Member American Institute of Architects.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fishing, painting.

Connections

Married Iku Nakayama, April 1, 1954. Children: Kayoko, Satoshi.

father:
Goro Kondo

mother:
Sata (Kondo) Kondo

spouse:
Iku Nakayama

child:
Satoshi Kondo

child:
Kayoko Kondo