Tokutoshi Torii

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Tokutoshi Torii (鳥居 徳敏 Torii Tokutoshi?, born 1947 in Toyokawa) is a Japanese architect and writer. He has lived for more than ten years in Spain, researching Spanish architecture, especially the architecture of Gaudi, on which he has published several studies.[1]

Bibliography[edit]

  • El munco enigmático de Gaudí, Madrid; Instituto de España, 1983, 2 vols. ISBN 84-85559-30-4
  • Antonio Gaudí (The life of Gaudí), Tokyo; Kajimashuppankai, 1985 ISBN 4-306-05197-8
  • The architecture of Gaudí ("Gaudí no kenchiku"), Tokyo; Kajimashuppankai, 1987 ISBN 4-306-04214-6
  • The Philosophy of Gaudí ("Gaudí no Nanatsu no Shuchoo"), Tokyo; Kajimashuppankai, 1990 ISBN 4-306-06107-8
  • The origins of Gaudí's architecture, Tokyo; Kajimashuppankai, 2001 ISBN 4-306-04418-1
  • Gaudí, his architecture and his historical world, Tokyo; Chuokoronbijutsu-Shuppan, 2000 ISBN 4-8055-0368-8
  • Gaudí, his complete writings and words, Tokyo; Chuokoronbijutsu-Shuppan, 2007 ISBN 978-4-8055-0554-0

Works[edit]

  • Jizo Tower of Hatagaya, Tokyo 1971–73
  • Reconstruction of Gaudi's project of the Catholic Missions for Africa in Tangiers (1892–93) 1981–82
  • Casa de España (project), Tokyo 1984
  • Asahiya Hotel, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 1986–87 (Mugito Architects)
  • Sinkong Life Insurance Group Headquarters (project), Taipei 1986–87 (KMG *Architects & Engineers)
  • Association of East Asian Relations, Tokyo, 1987–89 (KMG Architects & Engineers)
  • Club House, Uchihara Country Club, Uchihara, Ibaraki 1989–90 (KMG Architects & Engineers)
  • Takatsu Hotel, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 1989–90 (Mugito Architects)
  • Club House, Higashi-Chiba Country Club, Togane, Chiba, 1990–93 (KMG Architects & Engineers)
  • Club House, Tong Hwa Country Club, Taipei 1990–93 (KMG Architects & Engineers)
  • Club House, Kozaki Country Club, Kozaki, Chiba, 1992–93 (KMG Architects & Engineers)
  • Taiwan Cement Corporation Building, Taipei 1991–97 (KMG Architects & Engineers)
  • Cathay Financial Center Building, Taipei 1995–97 (KMG Architects & Engineers)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gaudí 2002 Miscellany (Gaudí International Year Commemorative Edition), Barcelona; Planeta-Ajuntament de Barcelona, 2002