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Hiro Konosu

Hiro KonosuIn 1997, Hiro had the distinction of becoming the first foreign-born architect in the United States to be granted permanent residency as an 'Architect of National Interest' by the US Immigration Service. He became a US citizen in 2006.

Born in Takayama, Japan, and graduating from Kogakuin University, he has been practicing architecture since 1985. He moved to Seattle, WA in 1992, then Bainbridge Island, WA eight years later, where he has enthusiastically embraced Northwest culture in his life and work.

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