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Shigeru Ban
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Shigeru Ban, 2011
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Name Shigeru Ban
Nationality Japanese
Birth date 5 August 1957 (1957-08-05) (age 63)
Birth place Tokyo, Japan
Alma mater Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
Buildings Centre Pompidou-Metz, France
Cardboard Cathedral, Christchurch, New Zealand, Aspen Art Museum, USA
Awards Pritzker Prize (2014)

Shigeru Ban (坂 茂 Ban Shigeru, born 5 August 1957) is a Japanese architect. He was born in Tokyo.

In 2014, Ban won the Pritzker Prize.

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