Yoshitaka Tanase. He was born in Mie Prefecture, Japan in 1970. Postgraduate in Architecture from the Kyoto Technology I. in 1994. He joined Kazuyo Sejima & Associates in 1994. He joined SANAA 1995. In 2003 he founded Tanase Architect Office He was a Guest Professor at Hosel University from 2006 to 2009. Guest Professor at the Tokyo University of Science from 2010 to 2011. He associates with SANAA in 2013.