Seattle, New York, Tokyo
Kaz Yoneda is the Bureau's founding principal.
Born in Seattle and raised in California, Kaz went on to receive a B.Arch. (Hons) from the Cornell University AAP. After a two-year collaboration with a venture atelier in Tokyo, he attended Harvard GSD and received his M.Arch. II (Hons) in 2011. Thereafter, he was appointed to run Harvard GSD’s Tokyo Abroad Studio with Toyo Ito. After serving as an inaugural director of space design for Takram from 2011 to 2014, Kaz launched bureau0-1. In 2018, Bureau 0–1 became incorporated.
As Kaz is equally invested in practice, research and education, he serves as Design Critic in Architecture at Harvard GSD, an Adjunct Professor at Hosei University, Lecturer at Japan Women’s University, and a faculty member of UCLA xLAB program. Currently, He has previously taught at Cornell University, Tokyo University, Nihon University College of Fine Arts, and during 2016-19 at Keio University as the Project Assistant Professor of Architecture and Urban Design, in addition to lecturing at various institutions. He has also served as an advisor for various institutions, such as the Strelka Institute and Keio SFC.
In 2014, Kaz was shortlisted for the prestigious Wheelwright Prize. In 2018, he was inducted into the Richard Rogers Fellowship to conduct research while living in the Wimbledon House, designed by Lord Richard Rogers.
Kaz's interviews and written pieces have been published in Shinkenchiku, GA Japan 138, The Architectural Review, Redshift, and Built. He has contributed to or have been featured on Metropolis, WIRED, Motherboard, ICON, and Architecture Boston. His works have been exhibited at dOCUMENTA 13, Art Institute of Chicago Sullivan Galleries, and 21_21 Design Sight.
ワシントン生まれ、カリフォルニア育ち。2007年にコーネル大学建築学科卒業後、2007~09年のあいだ藤本壮介建築設計事務所にて従事。2011年にハーバード大学デザイン大学院GSD建築学科修士M.Arch2課程修了。2011年にハーバードから派遣され、伊東豊雄ハーバード東京スタジオを発足。2011からTakramのアートや空間デザインのアソシエイトディレクターを経て、2014年にbureau0-1を開始。2018年には、Bureau 0–1 株式会社へ変化を遂げた。
2007: 夏期スタジオ講師, コーネル大学
2014-15: 非常勤, 東京大学大学院建築学専攻
2017: 非常勤講師, 日本大学芸術学部
2016~2019: 特任助教, 慶應義塾大学SFC
2017~2019: ファカルティ教員, xLAB, UCLAプログラム
2016~現在: 非常勤講師, 日本女子大学
2019: アドバイザー, モスクワ Strelka Institute
Pre-Bureau Works / ビューローの前
Honors & Recognitions / 受賞
2018 | Richard Rogers Fellow
2016 | iF Design Award, (TAMRON SP lens, at Takram)
2016 | Red Dot Design Award, (TAMRON SP lens, at Takram)
2014 | Finalist - Wheelwright Prize
2008 | Future of Design Competition Award, Boston Society of Architects
2007 | William Downing Prize
2006 | Cornell Urban Scholars Award
2005 | Edward Palmer York Memorial Prize
Exhibitions / 展示
2014 | Exhibited at 21_21 Design Site
2013 | Exhibited at Sullivan Galleries, SAIC
2012 | Exhibited at dOCUMENTA (13)
Reviews / 講評
2018 | 日刊建設工業新聞 Daily Engineering&Construction News "今まで当たり前とされた前提条件が根底から変わりつつあるからこそ実現できる建築の姿がある、それを追求..."
2013 | WIRED "...intensely detailed and thoroughly researched..."
2013 | Motherboard "The noted Japanese designer Kaz Yoneda... went cyberpunk."
2013 | ICON "'What inspires us are those everyday things that just by projecting a little in the future, we may see an outline of extraordinary enrichment of life. We aspire to occupy neither the saturated tradition of the past nor the naive futurism apt for its inevitable downfall, but a new and real vision of the near future, based on the technology of the present.' " — 01/08/13
Publications / 出版
07/2019 | author | "Footprints in Time" | The Architecture Review
06/2019 | spring issue | interview | Tempology, vol. 7 | Tempology Future Systems Organization Press
01/2019 | essay contributor | Housing in Modern Asian Context: Tokyo and Taipei | Tamkang University Press
10/2018 | fall issue | interview | Tempology, vol. 5 | Tempology Future Systems Organization Press
08/2018 | featured project | Daiwa House Group: Architectural Design Works | Shinkenchiku-sha
07/2018 | interview | GA Japan | magazine issue #153
04/2018 | featured | Frontpage | 日刊建設工業新聞 Daily Engineering&Construction
2017 issue | co-author | “The Society of Insatiable Consumption” | Dichotomy #23 | University of Detroit Mercy
10/2017 | featured | 新建築 Shinkenchiku
07/2016 | author | "Bold, impressive and immense" | The Architecture Review
01/2016 | interview | GA Japan 138
01/2016 | featured | 新建築 Shinkenchiku
10/2014 | direction | Pendulum of Innovation | Lixil Contemporary Architect's Concept Series
06/2012 | co-author | Shenu: Hydrolemic System | News from Nowhere publication
2011 ed. | contributor | Harvard Platform 4 | Harvard GSD publication
2011 ed. | contributor | View 3 | Harvard GSD publication
2010 ed. | contributor | Harvard Platform 3 | Harvard GSD publication
2010 ed. | contributor | View 2 | Harvard GSD publication
01/2009 | contributor | Architecture Boston | Boston Society of Architects
10/2008 | contributor | output 11 | :output Foundation