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Architect , Engineer , planner

Kunihiro Misu, Japanese planner, architect, engineer. Registered architect, Singapore; registered 1st class architect, Japan. Recipient Nikkei BP award Nikkei Business Publication Inc. Japan, 1991, award Architects Regional Council Asia, 1996. Member Singapore Institute Architects, Japan Institute Architects (council member since 1987).

Background

Misu, Kunihiro was born on March 26, 1941 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. Son of Kenzo and Kin (Asai) Misu.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1963. Master of Science in Architecture, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1966. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Barat College, Lake Forest, 1997.

Career

Architect Nikken Sekkei Ltd., Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan, 1968-1989, director Japan, 1989-1997, managing director Japan, 1997-1999, senior managing director Japan, 1999-2000, president Japan, since 2000. Partner Nikken Sekkei Partnership, Singapore, since 1988. Lecturer Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1985-1986.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, Singapore. Registered 1st class architect, Japan.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Super High Rise Office Building, 1987, Office Renaissance, 1986. Designer C. Itoh Building, 1980 (Building Contractors Society prize 1982), Nippon Electric Corporation Super Tower, 1990 (Building Contractors Society prize 1991).

Membership

Member Singapore Institute Architects, Japan Institute Architects (council member since 1987).

Connections

Married Masako Watanabe, June 25, 1966 (deceased August 1995). Children: Yoshiko Hirabayashi, Kenichi, Namiko.

father:
Kenzo Misu

mother:
Kin (Asai) Misu

spouse:
Masako Watanabe

child:
Yoshiko Hirabayashi Misu

child:
Kenichi Misu

child:
Namiko Misu