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Ildefonso P. Santos, Jr.

Ildefonso P. Santos, Jr. Filipino architect

Filipino architect
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Intro Filipino architect
Was Architect
From Philippines
Type Engineering
Gender male
Birth 5 September 1929, Rizal
Death 29 January 2014, Manila (aged 84 years)
Star sign VirgoVirgo
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Biography

Ildefonso Paez Santos Jr. (September 5, 1929 – January 29, 2014), popularly known simply as "IP Santos", was a Filipino architect who was known for being the "Father of Philippine Landscape Architecture." He was recognized as a National Artist of the Philippines in the field of Architecture in 2006.

He was the son of Filipino poet Ildefonso Santos and Asuncion Paez.

Education

Santos graduated from the University of Sto. Tomas in 1954 with a degree in the field of architecture. He then pursued a second degree in Architecture, as well as a Master of Architecture degree at the University of Southern California School of Architecture.

Work

Santos pioneered the profession of landscape architecture in the Philippines. He was bestowed with the title of "national artist" for his outstanding achievement in architecture and allied arts on June 9, 2006.

Among the locations that comprise IP Santos' body of work are the landscaping of:

Death

Santos died of heart failure at 10 in the morning on January 29, 2014.

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http://www.gov.ph/downloads/2006/05may/20060523-PROC-1068-GMA.pdf
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