Kobayashi Masami

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Kobayashi Masami
Meiji University
School of Science and Technology
Job title
Master of Design Studies("Graduate School of Design, Harvard University"), Bachelor of Engineering(University of Tokyo), Doctor of Engineering(The University of Tokyo), Master of Engineering(The University of Tokyo)

Academic & Professional Experience

Sep 2007
Dec 2007
Harvard University, USA Graduate School of Design Visiting Associate
Sep 2007
University of Carifornia Berkeley Campus, USA Visiting Scholor
Jun 2007
Aug 2007
Urban Design Department of Paris City, France Staff
Apr 2003
Meiji University School of Sience & Technology Professor
Sep 2001
Jan 2002
Haravard University Graduate School of Design Visiting Professor


Mar 1989
Architecture, Faculty of Engineering, Graduate Program of University of Tokyo
Jun 1988
Master in Design Studies, "Graduate School of Design, Harvard University"
Mar 1979
Architecture, Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Graduate Program of University of Tokyo
Mar 1977
Department of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tokyo

Awards & Honors

Special Award of Mayor of Kasukabe City "10th Deign Competition of Urban Vitalization" "Common Circulative City, Kqasukabe"
17th BELCA Award Best Reform Prize "Main Building of International House of Japan"
May 2007
Award of Architectural Institute of Japan 2007 "Preservation and restoration of International House of Japan"

Published Papers

Preservation and Revitaliztion of International House of Japan
Masami Kobayashi, et al.
Selected Architectural Design, Architectural Institute of Japan   123(1573) 44-45   Mar 2008
Development Pressure and the Citizen's Power for preseravation in Tokyo - in the case of Shimokitazawa
2007 ICOMOS Asia and the Pacific Regional Meeting(Seoul) Heritage and Metropolis in Asia and the Pacific   197-218   May 2007
Discussed the issue of preseravation and restoration of the modern city and the buildings, in the conference at Seoul
Forest for Learning: Terrace for Cloud + Multi Purpose Restroom
Mikiko Ishikawa
Selected Architectural Design, Architectural Institute of Japan   122(1559) 122-123   Mar 2007
Typological Study on American Row Houses (Vol.1) -Analysis on the plan configuration-
日本建築学会計画系論文集   563 253-261   Jan 2003


Social Role of the Rowhouses in the United States-Typological Study
ハーバード大学大学院デザイン学部におけるインディペンデントスタディー      May 1988

Books etc

v.3 no.
Aug 1987   
Sustainable Site Design 100 Cases no.
"Masami Kobayashi, et al" (Part:Joint Work)
Jan 2008   

Conference Activities & Talks

Charette Workshopo in Oshio, Hyogo
兵庫県大塩町   Jul 1999   MITジョイントスタジオ実行委員会
Workshop for the townscape of Okayama city
Mar 2000   
Design Critic (Paloma Studio)
May 2000   
Design Critic (Sejima Studio)
May 2000   
Research on Urban Intervention Ⅵ-Ⅱ -Research on the inner city of Chino city
Sep 2000   


House in Minami-Azabu
Architectural Works   Dec 2002 - Dec 2002
House in Ashiya
Architectural Works   Dec 2000 - Dec 2000
Installation of the Exhibition of Jewish Architecture
Architectural Works   Apr 2000 - Apr 2000

Research Grants & Projects

Theory of Sustainable Urban Design
Project Year: 1992   
Visualization of Urban Structure by GIS system
Project Year: 1997   
Study on Urban Revitalization applying Ubiquitous Technology
Project Year: 2002   
Technological Approach to the Preservation/Rennovation of the Townscape and Building Groups in Unique Local cities
Project Year: 2007