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Ryue Nishizawa

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Ryue Nishizawa (西沢 立衛, Nishizawa Ryūe, born 1966 in Kanagawa Prefecture) is a Japanese architect based in Tokyo. He is a graduate of Yokohama National University, and is director of his own firm, Office of Ryue Nishizawa, established in 1997. In 1995, he co-founded the firm SANAA (Sejima and Nishizawa and Associates) with the architect Kazuyo Sejima. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ryue Nishizawa has received more than 104,412 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Ryue Nishizawa is the 403rd most popular architect (down from 351st in 2019), the 1,254th most popular biography from Japan (down from 980th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Japanese Architect.

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Among ARCHITECTS

Among architects, Ryue Nishizawa ranks 403 out of 424Before him are Alfred Mosher Butts, Enric Miralles, Nicholas Hawksmoor, Gunnar Birkerts, Patricia Urquiola, and Robert A. M. Stern. After him are Julia Morgan, George Gilbert Scott, Benjamin Mountfort, James Gibbs, Giles Gilbert Scott, and Ernő Goldfinger.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1966, Ryue Nishizawa ranks 259Before him are Mary Stuart Masterson, Johan Renck, C. Thomas Howell, Greg Wise, Maria Canals-Barrera, and Rob Witschge. After him are Scott Derrickson, Dieudonné M'bala M'bala, Betinho, Les Ferdinand, Michiko Matsuda, and Tony Adams.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Ryue Nishizawa ranks 1,254 out of 5,560Before him are Noriaki Sugiyama (1974), Yutaka Ikeuchi (1961), Takefusa Kubo (2001), Kōji Wada (1974), Shinsuke Nakamura (1980), and Yoshio Kato (1957). After him are Daisuke Namikawa (1976), Megumi Yokota (1964), Yoko Shimomura (1967), Kuniharu Nakamoto (1959), Seishi Kishimoto (1974), and Yoko Takahagi (1969).

Among ARCHITECTS In Japan

Among architects born in Japan, Ryue Nishizawa ranks 10Before him are Fumihiko Maki (1928), Kisho Kurokawa (1934), Shigeru Ban (1957), Kazuyo Sejima (1956), Kengo Kuma (1954), and Kunio Maekawa (1905).