Tadao Ando Quotes

You cannot simply put something new into a place. You have to absorb what you see around you, what exists on the land, and then use that knowledge along with contemporary thinking to interpret what you see.

 
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Tadao Ando
Tadao Ando
  • Born: September 13, 1941
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Profession: Architect

Tadao Ando is a Japanese self-taught architect whose approach to architecture and landscape was categorized by architectural historian Francesco Dal Co as "critical regionalism". He is the winner of the 1995 Pritzker Prize.