Takashige Yamashita

Qualified First-class Architect

Part-time Lecturer, Tokai University

Part-time Lecturer, Kyoto University of Art & Design



・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

・2020-     Part-time Lecturer at Kyoto University of Art & Design


Toranoko Nursery(2016, Yamanashi, Nursery)

​・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


Kumamoto art police project ever field wood factory proposal, Finalist(2020)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

SD Review 「Toranoko Nursery 」(2016)

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

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

・Display Design Competition, 1st prize(2004)

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

・Daikanyama Installation, Honorable Mention(2003)

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

・Space Design Competition, Honorable Mention(2003)

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


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

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

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

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

・Re : ?(2004, IDEE Aoyama, Tokyo)

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

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

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

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

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