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Takashige Yamashita

Qualified First-class Architect

Part-time Lecturer, Tokai University


・1980       Born in Fukuoka

・2002       Graduated from Department of Architecture, Tokai University

・2005       Completed the Master Course of Architecture, Tokyo University of the Arts

・2015       Worked at SANAA (Sejima and Nishizawa and Associates)

・2015-          Established Takashige Yamashita Office

・2016-          Part-time Lecturer at Tokai University

・2017           Part-time Lecturer at Nippon Institute of Technology


Toranoko Nursery(2016, Yamanashi, Nursery)

​・A clinic in the woods(2017-, Saitama, Dental Clinic)

​・N project(2017-, Shizuoka, Medical Spa)

F project(2018-, Shizuoka, Children Welfare Facility)

Midsky(2018-, Chongqing・China, Cafe + Event space)

 Experiences in SANAA  /  Kazuyo Sejima and Associates

・Seijo Town House(2007, Tokyo, Row House)/ SD・DD・CD

・Carina Store(2009, Tokyo, Shop)/ SD・DD・CD

・Hitachi Station Public Toilet(2011, Ibaragi, Public Toilet)/ SD・DD

Louvre - Lens(2012, Lens, Museum)/ SD・CD

・Paris Housing(2012, Paris, Apartment)/ SD・DD

・Hyundai Card Concert Hall(2012, Seoul, Concert Hall・Gallery)/ SD・DD

・Toyo Kitchen Style LUCE(2012, Tokyo, Interior)/ SD・DD・CD

Nishinoyama House(2013, Kyoto, Row House)/ CD

Junko Fukutake Hall(2013, Okayama, Auditorium)/ CD

・Taichung City Cultural Center(2014, Taichung, Library・Museum)/ SD

Sydney The New Art Gallery of NSW(2015, Sydney, Museum)/ Competition


・JIA Kanagawa Competition of Graduating Student’s Work, Honorable Mention(2002)

・Space Design Competition, Honorable Mention(2003)

・Nisshin Kogyo Architectural Design Competition, 3rd Prize(2003)

・Daikanyama Installation, Honorable Mention(2003)

・TEPCO Inter-University Design Competition, Honorable Mention(2004)

・Display Design Competition, 1st prize(2004)

・Quaderns International Housing Competition in Catalonia, 1st Prize(2004)

JIA Architectural Lighting Design Competition「ELW t=6.8」 Honorable Mention(2015)

SD Review 「Toranoko Nursery 」(2016)

2A Asia Architecture Award「Future Projects & Innovative Designs」Shortlisted(2016, UAE)

2A Asia Architecture Award「Public」Shortlisted(2017, UAE)

Yamanashi Cultural Prize of Architecture「Toranoko Nursery」(2017)

Japan Architecture of the year 2017 Selected by the JIA「Toranoko Nursery」(2017)

Bauwelt Award 2019:First Works「Toranoko Nursery」Prize Winner(2019, Germany)

AIJ Young Architects Award for Selected Architectural Designs「Toranoko Nursery」(2019)

Architecture Asia Awards for Emerging Architects「Toranoko Nursery」Gold Prize(2019, Malaysia

Taipei International Design AwardToranoko Nursery」Bronze Prize(2019, Taiwan)


・Exhibition of Computer Aided Architectural Design(2002, Ochanomizu Square, Tokyo)

・JIA Kanagawa Graduating Student’s Work(2002, Yokohama Cultural Center, Yokohama)

・Daikanyama Installation(2003, Daikanyama b-town, Tokyo )

・Quaderns Competition Winner’s exhibition(2004, Forum Barcelona, Spain)

・Re : ?(2004, IDEE Aoyama, Tokyo)

The 35th Exhibition of Winning Architectural Drawings and Models(2016, Daikanyama Hillside Terrace, Tokyo)

ATARASHII KENCHIKU NO TANOSHISA「N project」 (2018, Re-Sohko Gallery, Tokyo)

Presentation「Y project」(2018, GA Gallery, Tokyo)

BAU 2019「Toranoko Nursery」(2019, Messe Muenchen, Germany)