Trained under Kiyonori Kikutake, at Kiyonori Kikutake Architecture Design Office.
Has overseen numerous projects, both under Kiyonori Kikutake and as an independent architect.
Established the Kiritani Architect Design Office, where he presently works.
1972 Born in Takehara City, Hiroshima Prefecture
1995 Won the Architectural Institute of Japan’s Design Competition Award [Space Recycle]
2004 Won a Public Architecture Special Award in the Shimane Town Scenery Competition [Shimane Prefectural Art Museum]
2005 Won a Japan Society of Seismic Isolation Award and an Air Harmony & Public Health Engineering Technology Award [Kyushu National Museum]
2008 Won a Nikkei New Office Promotion Award [Headquarters Office of Kambara Kisen Co., Ltd.]