Biography

Kotaro HORIUCHI

Japanese Architect
Master of Architecture / Urban Design
Lecturer at Graduate school of Sugiyama Jogakuen University
President at Kotaro Horiuchi Architecture INC.
Nationality : Japanese

Biography
2014- Lecturer at Graduate school of Sugiyama Jogakuen Woman’s University, Nagoya
2009- Founded office Kotaro Horiuchi Architecture, Nagoya, Tokyo
2008- Founded office Kotaro Horiuchi Architecture, Paris
2005-09 DPA – Dominique Perrault Architecture, Paris
2004 PPAG – Popelka Poduschka Architekten, Vienna
2003 Mecanoo Architecten, Delft

2004 Diploma of Master degree of architecture and urbanism at Graduate school of Meiji University, Tokyo
2002 Diploma of Bachelor degree of architecture at University, Tokyo
1997 Diploma of Kikuzato high school, Nagoya
1978 Born in Nagoya AICHI, Japan

Award
2012 World Architecture Community Awards
2012 Competition of Living design in Kortrijk honorable mention
2012 JCD Design Award 2012 BEST100 selection
2012 Construction Award honorable mention
2011 JCD Design Award 2011 Silver Award winner

Lectures / Juries
2014 Symposium AAA30s “Residence Makes Scenery” Nagoya Institute Technology (Nagoya, Japan)
2014 Lecture “Paris Tokyo Nagoya” Aichi Shukutoku University (Nagoya, Japan)
2014 Lecture “Architecture of Japan / Architecture France” DSA – Japan Design Association (Nagoya, Japan)
2014 Lecture “Renovation of Japan / Renovation of France” AIA, Nunoike Church (Nagoya, Japan)
2012 Lecture “Difference from Japanese / European Architecture” Inside Architecture (Nagoya, Japan)
2012 Lecture “process from european architecture design” Pecha-kucha Night (Nagoya, Japan)
2012 Lecture “Italia Projects” ATA Rose Cote Hotel (Nagoya, Japan)
2011 Lecturer at UIA2011 TOKYO, 24th World Congress of Architecture (Tokyo, Japan)
2011 Lecture at UIA2011 TOKYO, 24th World Congress of Architecture (Tokyo, Japan)
2009 Lecture “- en cours” at Meiji University (Tokyo, Japan)
2009 Lecture “- en cours” at Ritsumeikan University (Kyoto, Japan)
2009 Lecture “projet en cours – salon du fromage-” (Paris, France)
2007 Jury in master’s degree diploma examination at the École d’Archecture La Villette (Paris, France)
2005 Research of urban in Virginia (Charlottesville, USA)
2004 Research of urban in Zurich (Zurich, Switzerland)
2003 Assistant at summer school of AA school (London, UK)

Exhibitions
2014 Exhibition AAA30s “Residence Makes Secenery” Galerie hu: (Nagoya, Japan)
2014 Exhibition Kotaro Horiuchi 2014 “Fusionner 2.0” Aichi Shukutoku University (Nagoya, Japan)
2014 Exhibition Kotaro Horiuchi 2014 “Fusionner” Gallery White Cube (Nagoya, Japan)
2014 Exhibition “Small bird house” ingreen x Gallery White Cube (Nagoya, Japan)
2012 Exhibition Kotaro Horiuchi 2012 “Membrane in Stratum” Membrane in Stratum (Nagoya, Japan)
2011 Exhibition UIA 2011 Tokyo “10000 architects” Tokyo International Forum (Tokyo, Japan)
2010 Exhibition Kotaro Horiuchi 2010 “Flottant” Galerie Grand E’terna (Paris, France)
2009 ‘projet en cours -salon du fromage-’ (Salon du Fromage, Paris)
2007 Exhibition Kotaro Horiuchi 2007 “un” (Paris, France)
2003 International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam “Mobility-A Room With A View-” Tokyo Ring Project「Visible Area Map」NAi (Rotterdam, the Netherlands)