AIJ Prizes 2014


The Grand Prize of AIJ 2014

Grand prizes are presented to individual members whose achievements contribute to the advancement of architecture and building engineering.

Contribution to research and education on structural dynamics and development of seismic engineering

SHIBATA Akenori,Tohoku University Professor Emeritus,Tohoku Bunka Gakuen University Professor Emeritus

The Contribution to Relaxation of Global Environmental Problem by Promotion of Sustainable Building and City

MURAKAMI Syuzo,Emeritus professor , Tokyo Institute of Technology・ President , Environment Design Institute


The Prize of AIJ 2014

The prizes of AIJ are presented to individual members for remarkable achievements made in the categories of research theses, architectural design, building engineering and specific contributions in architecture (e.g., town development, preservation of old architecture, technical development).

Research Theses Division

Environmental perception and cognition in daily life: A series of studies

OHNO Ryuzo, Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Estimation of Human Casualty Risk Potential in Building Damaged and Their Applications for Seismic Protection

OKADA Shigeyuki , Professor, Hokkaido University, Faculty of Engineering

Assessment of seismic indoor damage based on estimation of furniture behavior

KANEKO Mika , General Manager, Center for Safety and Reliability Engineering,Institute of Technology, Shimizu Corporation

Development of Numerical Modeling Methods for the Improvement of Air Quality and Thermal Environment Inside and Outside Buildings

KONDO Yasushi , Professor, Department of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering, Tokyo City University

A Study on Urban Design Simulations for Reducing Impacts of Snow and Wind in Snowy and Cold Cities

SETOGUCHI Tsuyoshi , Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Hokkaido University

Studies on the deformation at shear failure of RC members after flexural yielding and failure modes of RC shear walls

TESHIGAWARA Masaomi , Professor, Dr. Eng. Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University

A Series of Studies on Air-conditioning Systems for a High Heat Density Equipment Room

HAYAMA Hirofumi , Professor, Hokkaido University, Graduate School of Engineering

A Series of Studies on Analysis and Generation for Structural Shapes and Systems

HONMA Toshio , Professor, Department of Architecture and Architectural Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Kagoshima University

Dimensional Design Technology in the Horyuji Temple Architecture

MIZOGUCHI Akinori , Professor Faculty of Science and Technology,Meijo University

A Series of Studies on Urban and Architectural Space Related to Disaster Management

MURAO Osamu , Professor International Research Institute of Disaster Science, Tohoku University


Architectural Design Division

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SHINOHARA Satoko, Professor, Japan Women’s University SPATIAL DESIGN STUDIO
UCHIMURA Ayano, A studio

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Meiji Yasuda Life New Toyocho Building

SUGA Junji, Takenaka Corporation Tokyo Main Office General Manager Design Department
Photo:Taisuke Ogawa

Meiji Yasuda Life New Toyocho Building

NBF OSAKI BLDG. (Former name : SONY CITY OSAKI)

YAMANASHI Tomohiko, Executive Officer, Principal, Architectural Design Department NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD
HATORI Tatsuya , Architect, Associate, Architectural Design Department NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD
ISHIHARA Yoshito , Architect, Architectural Design Department NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD
KAWASHIMA Norihisa , Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Science and Technology Department of Architecture and Building Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Photo:Gankosha

NBF OSAKI BLDG. (Former name : SONY CITY OSAKI)

Building Engineering Division

Development of Low Carbon Concrete with High Content of Admixture

ICHISE Kenichi , Technical Research Institute, Obayashi Corporation, General Manager
KOBAYASHI Toshimitsu , Technical Research Institute, Obayashi Corporation
MIZOBUCHI Asako , Technical Research Institute, Obayashi Corporation Chief
KOSHIRO Yasumichi , Technical Research Institute, Obayashi Corporation Chief Researcher

Development of Fire-Resisting Wood Structural Elements for Buildings self-Charring-Stop Layer within Three-layer Glued Laminated Timber

TANIGUCHI Hajime , General Manager of Research & Development Institute, TAKENAKA CORPORATION
NAGAOKA Tsutomu , FIre Protection Engineering Group Leader , Research & Development Institute , TAKENAKA CORPORATION
OHASHI Hirokazu , Chief Researcher, Research & Development Institute, TAKENAKA CORPORATION
IGARASHI Shinya , Senior Manager , Advanced structure Engineering Department , TAKENAKA CORPORATION


Specific Contributions Division

From “BOX-HOUSE Series” to “the New Generation of Japanese Housing”

NAMBA Kazuhiko, President of Kazuhiko Namba Kai-Workshop Co., Ltd  Guest Professor of the Broadcast University

Preservation and Restoration of the Tokyo Station Marunouchi Building

Tokyo Construction Office, East Japan Railway Company
JR East Design Corporation

Shinjuku-City Wakaba, Wooden Houses Heavily Crowded Area:Urban Renewal Used by “The Successive Redevelopment of 2Block-Connection Type”

MURAKAMI Minako , Architect, Principal: KEIKAKU-KOBO inc.
HORIKAWA Akihiko , Staff : KEIIKAKU-KOBO inc.
SHINJUKU-CITY Urban Planning Dept.

Presentation of a model for a city hall that invigorates its townscape, creates lively atmosphere, and provides a space for civic activities.

MORI Tamio , Mayor Nagaoka City
KUMA Kengo , Professor at the Graduate School of Architecture, The University of Tokyo
MORIMOTO Chie , goen°communication director 


The Prize of AIJ for Education

The Prize of the AIJ for Education is awarded for excellent achievements concerning architectural education by its members, which have contributed to the advancement of architectural education. It consists of the Award for Distinguished Achievement for work which bore fruit following years of activity, while making an outstanding contribution to the advancement of architectural education as well as society (one work), and the Award for Outstanding Practice for work concerning educational programs/instructional materials (four works).

Award for Distinguished Achievement

Achievements on enlightening work in the field of insulation, air tightening technology and living condition in the cold area with snow based on the architectural environment study

ARATANI Noboru , Professor , emeritas of Hokkaido University


Award for Outstanding Practice

An Educational Program to train Architects at the “IEZUKURI GAKKOU,” a Creative Program Committed to the Requirements of Societies 、Its Practice and Continued Efforts

House-building School

Program Development for Training for ECO-GUIDE and a Series of Education / Educational Activities at “ Eco-School for Environmental Study ”

KUBO Hisashi,Design engineer、Department of design、 Tohata Architects & Engineer inc.
HORIBE Atsuki , Researcher, School of Design and Architecture, Nagoya City University
TSUCHIHASHI ELEMENTRY SCHOOL

Practice and development of an educational program for new learners of architectural design with the use of ‘SITES - Architectural Workbook of Disposition’

MATSUOKA Satoshi , Kinki University, Associate professor / MATSUOKASATOSHITAMURAYUKI, Principal TAMURA Yuki , MATSUOKASATOSHITAMURAYUKI, Principal Tokyo University of the Arts, Assistant professor

Educational Activity of Practical Fire Safety Concept and Measures for Nursing Homes for the Aged

The Study Group on Evacuation Safety in Fire at Nursing Homes for the Aged


The Prize of AIJ for Book

The Prize of AIJ for Book is awarded for excellent achievements concerning Writing by its members.

Niwashi Ogawa jihe to Sonojidai

SUZUKI Hiroyuki , Emeritus professor, University of Tokyo

Improving the Earthquake Resilience of Buildings: The worst case approach

TAKEWAKI Izuru , Professor , Kyoto University
Abbas Moustafa , Minia University (Egypt)・Associate Professor
FUJITA Kohei , Dept. of Architecture and Architectural Engineering, Kyoto University, Assistant Professor

Universal Design for Architecture and City Environment

TANAKA Naoto , Graduate School of Science and Engineering, SHIMANE university, Professor univGraduate School of Science and Engineering,SHIMANE univ

Architectural Theories and Practices by KenzoTange Laboratory Mainstream of Postwar Japanese Architecture and Urban History

TOYOKAWA Saikaku , Oyama National College of Technology Department of Architecture associate professor

“Architects and”“Kenchikushi” ?One Hundred Years of Architect Law and Housing in Japan”, University of Tokyo Press, 2011.

HAYAMI Kiyotaka , Associate Professor, College of Engineering, Nihon University


Annual Architectural Design Commendation 2014

Annual architectural Design commendations are presented for excellent architectural designs selected from the "Selected Architectural Designs of the Architectural Institute of Japan."

KOSHINOKUNI MUSEUM OF LITERATURE

ITO Yasuyuki, Nagoya City University/CAn
Photo:Hiroshi Ueda

KOSHINOKUNI MUSEUM OF LITERATURE

TEIKYO UNIVERSITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

KUMA Kengo, Professor, Department of Architecture, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
KOIZUMI Osamu,NIHON SEKKEI,INC General Manager Architectural Design Div. Chief Architect
FUJITA Masayoshi, NIHON SEKKEI,INC Senior Architect
NAKANO Yosuke , NIHON SEKKEI,INC  Architect
Photo:Kindaikenchiku-sha Co., Ltd.

TEIKYO UNIVERSITY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

SHIMIZU CORPORATION HEAD OFFICE

KENJO Tatsuya, GENERAL MANAGER DESIGN DIVISION ARCHITECT SHIMIZU CORPORATION
Photo:Shinkenchiku-sha

SHIMIZU CORPORATION HEAD OFFICE

SUNKEN HOUSE

KOJIMA Kazuhiro, CAt/ Coelacanth and Associates/yokohama graduate school of architecture
AKAMATSU Kazuko, CAt/ Coelacanth and Associates/hosei university
Photo:Sadao Hotta

SUNKEN HOUSE

Hokkaido Institute of Technology, Gymnasium “HIT ARENA”

SATO Takashi, Hokkaido University of Science, Professor
YOSHIKAWA Tomohiro , a-plus Yoshikawa Architectural Design Studio
TANEDA Shunji , SHIMIZU CORPORATION Healthcare Facility Design Dept.
Photo:Hiroshi Sakai

Hokkaido Institute of Technology, Gymnasium “HIT ARENA”

Sazanami no Mori

TAKEHARA Yoshiji, MOO ARCHITECT WORKSHOP
Photo:Moo Architect Workshop

Sazanami no Mori

Environmental Energy Innovation Building, Tokyo Institute of Technology

TSUKAMOTO Yoshiharu, Associate Professor, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Department of Architecture and Building Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
TAKEUCHI Toru , Professor, Department of Architecture and Building Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
IHARA Manabu , Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Tokyo Institute of Technology (Inter Departmental Organization of Environmental and Energy)
FUKUDA Takushi , Senior Managing Director , NIHON SEKKEI,INC.
HIRAYAMA Hiroki , Architect , NIHON SEKKEI,INC.
SANUI Akira , Senior Architect, NIHON SEKKEI,INC.
Photo:Tomio Ohashi

SHIMIZU CORPORATION HEAD OFFICE

BAMBOO ARK

TOKI Hirokazu, Professor University of Shiga Prefecture
TAKAHASHI Kazushi , President , Takahashi Kogyo co.,Ltd
NAGAI Takuo ,Assistant Professor, University of Shiga Prefecture
Photo:Sadao Hotta

BAMBOO  ARK

Kobe International Junior & Senior High school Harmonie Hall

NAKANISHI Masayoshi, Design Department TAKENAKA CORPORATION
FUKUGAKI Tetsuro,Group Leader Design Department TAKENAKA CORPORATION
Photo:Yasuhiro Inazumi

Kobe International Junior & Senior High school Harmonie Hall

JISSEN GAKUEN JUNIOR&SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL FREEDOM LEARNING MANOR HOUSE

FURUYA Nobuaki,Professor, Faculty of science and Engineering of Waseda University Architect/The Representative Director of NASCA Co., Ltd
YAGI Sachiko , Architect, The Representative Director of NASCA Co., Ltd
ARAYA Masato , Oak Structural Design Office Inc.
TAKAMA Saburo , President,SCIENTIFIC AIR-CONDITIONING INSTITUTE
Photo:Satoshi Asakawa

JISSEN GAKUEN JUNIOR&SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL FREEDOM LEARNING MANOR HOUSE”

NBF OSAKI BLDG. (Former name : SONY CITY OSAKI)

YAMANASHI Tomohiko , Executive Officer, Principal, Architectural Design Department NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD
HATORI Tatsuya, Architect, Associate, Architectural Design Department NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD
ISHIHARA Yoshito, Architect, Architectural Design Department NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD
KAWASHIMA Norihisa ,Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Science and Technology Department of Architecture and Building Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Photo:Gankosha

Sazanami no Mori

Nakagawa Office

YOSHIMURA Yasutaka, Professor, Meiji University/YASUTAKA YOSHIMURA ARCHITECTS, CEO, Architect
Photo:Yasutaka Yoshimura

Nakagawa Office

Encouragement Prize of AIJ 2014

Encouragement prizes are presented for excellent research done by regular members under 40 years old.

A study on the similarity of the momentum and scalar roughness lengths over urban-like roughness

IKEGAYA Naoki , Kyushu University, Assistant professor

A STUDY ON THE CHARACTERISTICS OF A WORK-UNIT TYPE AS SPACES FOR INDIVIDUAL LEARNING OF PUPILS AND STUDENTS A case study on a work-unit type of school buildings in Sweden

KAKINO Yoshinori , Dept.of Archit., Civil Eng., Graduate School of Eng., Toyohashi University of Technology・Associate Professor

THE FORMATION OF EDIRNE OLD PALACE AND ITS SPATIAL COMPOSITION - STUDY OF PREMODERN OTTOMAN CAPITAL CITIES(2)

KAWAMOTO Satoshi , JSPS Research Fellow, Tokyo Univ. of Foreign Studies

STRUCTURAL TOPOLOGY FINDING PROBLEM BY SIMULTANEOUS OPTIMIZATION WITH RESPECT TO SHAPE AND THICKNESS Computational morphogenesis of free surface shells (Part2)

KIMURA Toshiaki , SASAKI STRUCTURAL CONSULTANTS

VERTICAL DISTRIBUTION OF SEISMIC DESIGN LOAD FOR SEISMICALLY ISOLATED BUILDINGS CORRESPONDING TO DIVERSITY OF SEISMIC ISOLATION DEVICES

KOBAYASHI Masahito , Department of Architecture, School of Science and Technology, Meiji University. Associate Professor

OWNERSHIP AND USES OF BACK COURTYARDS IN COURTYARD STYLE SETTLEMENT : A study on co-operative space management system in old residential area of Patan city (part 3)

SHAKYA Lata , JSPS Postdoctoral fellow, The University of Tokyo

Indoor Air Quality and Energy Conservation Effect of Natural Ventilation On Office Buildings

SHOJI Ken , Senior Research Engineer, Taisei Corporation

ESTIMATE METHOD OF SHEAR STRENGTH OF REINFORCED CONCRETE COLUMNS WITH SIDEWALL Structural performance of RC columns with sidewall strengthened by polymer-cement mortar Part1

SUGIYAMA Tomoaki , Research Engineer, Technology Center, Taisei Corporation

Proposal of New Deployable Structure and Analysis of Its Transformation Process

TAKATSUKA Masao , Nagoya University, Graduate School of Engineering, JSPS Research Fellow (PD)

A STUDY ON THE EARLY DESIGN STAGE FOR TWENTY SIX MARTYRS MEMORIAL BY KENJI IMAI. A study on an idea for Twenty six martyrs memorial by Kenji Imai (1)

HARA Iyoka , University staff, Maebashi Institute of Technology

PROPOSAL OF DESIGN STRENGTH FOR GLUE-LAMINATED TIMBER BEAMS WITH A CIRCULAR THROUGH-HOLE

HIJIKATA Kazumi , SEKISUI HOUSE, Ltd. Office of SHAWOOD-HOME Design & Development

A study on the dobisashi and ugi in Heian-kyu palace - A historical study on spatial configuration and ceremonies in Heian-kyu palace 2-

MITSUDA Saori , Graduate Student, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto Univ.

DEVELOPMENT AND SCENIC PRESERVATION OF ROKKO MOUNTAIN IN 1930S -Controversy over the mountain development and scenic area designation-

YAMAGUCHI Keita , Kyoto University, Graduate School of Engineering Assistant Professor

ESTIMATION OF APPROPROATENESS OF AREAS FOR DISTRICT HEATING AND COOLING SYSTEM CONSIDERING THE DISTRIBUTION OF BUILDING HEAT SOURCE SYSTEM

YAMAGUCHI Yohei , Osaka University Osaka City University Urban Research Plaza・Research Fellow

A STUDY ON USE FOR GROUP HOME AND CARE HOME IN OSAKA PUBLIC HOUSING

YAMADA Nobuhiro , Osaka City University Urban Research Plaza・Research Fellow


2014 Selected Architectural Designs Young Architects Award

Miss Hiroshima

OGAWA Bunzo,Director, FUTURE STUDIO
Photo:Toshiyuki Yano

Miss Hiroshima

The Karate-Dojo in Hitotsubashi University

KINOSHITA Masahiro,Assistant Professor,Kyoto Institute of Technology/KINO architects
Photo:Daici Ano

Hitotsubashi

SUNNY LOGGIA HOUSE

KONNO Chie, KONNO/Assistant Professor,President NIPPON INSTITUE OF TECHNOLOGY

HOUSE

Office in Forest

SUGAWARA Daisuke, SUGAWARADAISUKE
Photo:Nacasa & Partners Inc.

Office in Forest

Kobe International Junior & Senior High school Harmonie Hall

NAKANISHI Masayoshi, Design Department TAKENAKA CORPORATION
Photo:Tomoki Hahakura

Kobe International Junior & Senior High school Harmonie Hall

Tokyu Plaza Omotesando/Harajuku

NAKAMURA Hiroshi, Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP Co., Ltd.
Photo:Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP

Tokyu Plaza Omotesando/Harajuku

RIKKYO UNIVERSITY LLOYD HALL [Building No.18]

HARADA Yuki, Architect,Associate,Design Section,Architectual Design Department NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD
Photo:Eiji Yonekura

Rikkyo

houseⅠ

HOJIN Hisashi, Office Hiyoshizaka Co.,LTD CEO
Photo:Daici Ano

houseⅠ

The Appreciation Prize of AIJ 2014

Appreciation prizes are presented to non-members for excellent contributions to architecture.

Contribution to the Restoration and Preservation of "Sekireki-sou" and, publication of "Sekireki-sou-Dayori"

SAEKI Yasuhide

Achievements about an International Exchange in Preservation revival and Advice and Guidance to Country Municipality of Historical Environment and Cultural Cityscape

Paola Eugenia Falini

Achievement of Promotion in Architectural Culture and Historical Landscaping based on the folklore "Tono Monogatari"

HONDA Toshiaki