Japanese architect Kazuo Shinohara studied Mathematics before enrolling to the Tokyo Institute of Technology (B.Eng. in 1953, Dr. Eng. in 1967) where he began a long teaching career, becoming professor in 1970. Some of Shinohara's main architectural works include: House in Kugayama (1954), House in White (1966), House in Uehara (1976), House in Yokohama and The Centennial Hall at the Tokyo Institute of Technology (1987). His solo exhibitions include two traveling shows, one in Paris, Aachen, Lausanne, Zurich & Palma during 1979-80 and the other in New Haven, Montreal, Manitoba & Cambridge, MA during 1981-1983, and two-person show 'A pair of full-scale houses in the department store', Tokyo in (1964).