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Kenzo Tange

Japanese,  Architect
Total Quotes : 8
Architecture More Ordinary

Architects today tend to depreciate themselves, to regard themselves as no more than just ordinary citizens without the power to reform the future.

- Kenzo Tange

Design Last Purely

Designs of purely arbitrary nature cannot be expected to last long.

- Kenzo Tange

Itself Sure Longer

Tradition can, to be sure, participate in a creation, but it can no longer be creative itself.

- Kenzo Tange

Development Feel However

I feel however, that we architects have a special duty and mission... (to contribute) to the socio-cultural development of architecture and urban planning.

- Kenzo Tange

Own My Own Part

I am aware of changes gradually taking place in my own designs as part of my thinking on this matter.

- Kenzo Tange

Society Importance Cities

Technological considerations are of great importance to architecture and cities in the informational society.

- Kenzo Tange

Powerful Means Appeals

There is a powerful need for symbolism, and that means the architecture must have something that appeals to the human heart. There is a powerful need for symbolism, and that means the architecture must have something that appeals to the human heart.

- Kenzo Tange

Reveal Will Cities

In my opinion, further consideration of those views will help us find a way out of the current impasse, and reveal to us the kinds of buildings and cities required by the informational society.

- Kenzo Tange