AIJ Prize 2018

AIJ Prizes 2018

The Grand Prize of AIJ 2018

Grand prizes are presented to individualmembers whose achievements contribute to the advancementof architecture and building engineering.

Contribution to Development of AIJ and Total Practice Bridging Education, Research and Application Based on the Concept of Archi-Neering Design(AND)

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SAITOH Masao(Professor Emeritus, Nihon University)

A contribution to the establishment and development of architectural planning and design theory, especially basic research based on environmental psychology, environment-behavior studies and human factors, and total revision of “Handbook of Environmental Design”

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TAKAHASHI Takashi(Professor emeritus, University of Tokyo)


The Prize of AIJ 2018

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

Rational Stability Design Method Based on Evaluation of Buckling Performance Considering the Actual Condition for Steel Structural Members

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IKARASHI Kikuo (Professor,Tokyo Institute of Technology)

Studies on the Visual Environmental Consideration for Visually Challenged People

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IWATA Michico (Professor, Setsunan University)

Architecture in Time: Survival of Buildings through History and Social Change

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KATO Koichi (Professor, The University of Tokyo)

Selection of Plans Le Corbusier - Museum

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SENDAI Shoichiro (Associate Professor, Hiroshima University)

Study on the Introduction Strategy of Heat Island Countermeasures

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TAKEBAYASHI Hideki (Associate Professor, Kobe University)

Study on the Renovation and Conversion System of Traditional Wooden House by Long-Term Rental Housing Contract

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NAKAZONO Mahito (Professor, Yamaguchi University)

Stress Transferring Mechanism and Resistance Mechanism on Through Beam Type Beam- Column Joints for RCS System

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NISHIMURA Yasushi (Professor, Osaka Institute of Technology)

A Series of Studies on Clarification of The In-Plane Shearing Resistance Mechanism of Various Planar Type Shear Elements of Timber Structures with the Modularized Modeling Method

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MURAKAMI Masahide (Professor, Kindai University)

A Series of Research on User-oriented Architectural Planning at Medical and Welfare Facilities : Astride the scale of environmental behavior, facility planning, institution and urban environment

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YAMADA Asuka (Associate Professor, Tokyo Denki University)


Architectural Design Division

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Building Engineering Division

Development of Large Tuned Mass Damper for Seismic Upgrading of High-rise Building

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KUROKAWA Yasushi(Assistant General Manager, Architectural Design Division, KAJIMA Corporation)
TAKI Masaya(Group Leader, Structural Engineering Department, Architectural Design Division, KAJIMA Corporation)
KANO Naoki(Cheif Engineer, Structural Engineering Department, Architectural Design Division, KAJIMA Corporation)
NAKAI Takeshi(Cheif Engineer, Structural Engineering Department, Architectural Design Division, KAJIMA Corporation)

Contribution to Energy Conservation and Comfortable Spaces by Developing and Spreading Radiant Cooling System with Humidity and Personal Airflow Control

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HIGUCHI Masaaki(Deputy General Manager, Research & Development Institute, TAKENAKA Corporation)
SUZUKI Atsushi(Deputy General Manager, Environmental Engineering Department, Head Office, TAKENAKA Corporation)
KASUYA Atsushi(Group Leader, M&E Engineering Section, Design Department, Osaka Main Office, TAKENAKA Corporation)
WADA Kazuki(Group Leader, Architectural Environment and Facilities Group, Architectural Environment Engineering Department, Research & Development Institute, TAKENAKA Corporation)


Specific Contributions Division

Public private partnership in Shiwa Ogal Project

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OKAZAKI Masanobu(OGAL Inc.)
OGAL DESIGN COMMITTEE

Preservation Activity of Summer Cottages as the Cultural Heritage in Karuizawa

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MATSUOKA Atsuhiko(President, General Incorporated Association, Karuizawa National Trust)
OOKUBO Tamotsu(Former President, General Incorporated Association, Karuizawa National Trust)
NAKAJIMA Matsuki(President Emiritus, General Incorporated Association, Karuizawa National Trust)
FUJIMAKI Susumu(Committee, General Incorporated Association, Karuizawa National Trust / Mayor, the City of Karuizawa)
HANAZATO Toshihiro(Committee, General incorporated association, Karuizawa National Trust)

For the Rediscovery, Research, Authorship of Publications (of Chouchikukyo), Promotion Work of “Chochikukyo” and for Orchestration of Long-Term Preservation and Public Viewing Activities for the Owner and with the Involvement of Local Residents

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MATSUKUMA Akira(Takenaka Corporation, Planning & Administration, Design Department Head Office, Assistant to General Manager)

“EXHIBITION of EXCELLENCE in STUDENTS’WORKS -Architecture Urbanism Environment” by Contribution to Architectural Design Education

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LEMON GASUI
KOBAYASHI Masami(Professor, Meiji University)
SHIGEEDA Yutaka(Professor, Nihon University)
Organizing Committee of EXHIBITION of EXCELLENCE in STUDENTS’WORKS


The Prize of AIJ for Education Award for Distinguished Achievement

Long-standing Contributions of the Educational Activity Using Multimedia Educational Database on Architectural Acoustics

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FUJIMOTO Kazutoshi(Professor Emeritus, Kyushu University)


The Prize of AIJ for Education Award for Outstanding Practice

Free Online Course “Four Facets of Contemporary Japanese Architecture: Theory”

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KUMA Kengo(Professor, The University of Tokyo)
OBUCHI Yusuke(Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo)
KIUCHI Toshihiko(Project Researcher, The University of Tokyo)
OKA Hiromoto(NPO Shonan Yueiza President, Documentary Film Director)

Intergenerational and Interregional Risk Communication through Disaster Escape Map

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Nikken Sekkei Volunteer Culb
Yamamoto Toshiya Lab, Meiji University
Isami Kinoshita Lab Chiba University
Community Design Partners for Children’s Safety

Architecture exhibition

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HIRANUMA Kohki(Kohki Hiranuma Architect & Associates, Principal Architect)
IGARASHI Taro(Professor, Tohoku University)
IGARASHI Jun(Jun Igarashi Architects , Principal Architect)
FUJIMOTO Sou(Sou Fujimoto Architects, Principal Architect)
KURAKATA Shunsuke(Associate Professor ,Osaka City University)

Initiative for competition related to human resource development of architecture students

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Buildings Department Division, Public Works and Architecture Bureau, Hiroshima Prefectural Government


The Prize of AIJ for Book

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

NAGAYA Alive: Creation of the Osaka City University Model

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TANI Naoki(Professor Emeritus, Osaka City University / Director, Osaka museum of Housing and Living)
TAKEHARA Yoshiji( Professor, Setsunan University / Moo Architect Workshop)
SATO Yumi(Associate Professor,Nara Prefectural University)
TSUNAMOTO Koto(Research fellow, Osaka City University)
KOITO Akiko(Professor,Osaka City University)
KOIKE Shihoko(Associate Professor, Osaka City University)
MASUDA Yoko(Principal, Torisha Structural Design Office)
MIURA Ken(Professor, Kyoto University)
FUJITA Shinobu(Professor Emeritus, Osaka City University)

NAGAYA Alive: Creation of the Osaka City University Model

Shifting Land, Shape of Living: Navigating the Boundaries of Plates

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NAKATANI Norihito(Professor, Waseda University)

Shifting Land, Shape of Living: Navigating the Boundaries of Plates

Japanese Traditional Architecture Study based on Timber Construction System

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MITSUI Wataru(Vice President, Tokyo University of the Arts / Professor, Tokyo University of the Arts)

Japanese Traditional Architecture Study based on Timber Construction System

Origin of the Theater Space

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MOTOSUGI Shozo(Professor, Nihon University)

Origin of the Theater Space

Annual Architectural Design Commendation 2018

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

AUDIO TECHNICA HEADQUARTERS

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AKASAKA Yoshiaki(Professor, Waseda University / Principal, Art and Architecture School of Waseda University)
SUZUKI Shigenori(General Manager, Architectural Design Section 2, Design Department, Takenaka Corporation)
Photo:Taisuke Ogawa

AUDIO TECHNICA HEADQUARTERS

Abukuma Kouseien

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UNO Susumu(Professor, Daido University / Partner, Coelacanth and Associates)
SASAKI Tsukasa(Senior Associate, Coelacanth and Associates)
FUJIO Atsushi(Fujio and Associates)
MATSUDA Yuji(Associate Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo)
WATANABE Shinobu(Setsubikeikaku)
Photo:Hiroshi Ueda

Abukuma Kouseien

United Church of Christ in Japan, Makomanai Church

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KATO Makoto(Atelier BNK)
KIKUCHI Norio(Atelier BNK)
Photo:SAKAI Koji

United Church of Christ in Japan, Makomanai Church

TAISHI TOWN HALL

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SAKAMOTO Akira(President, Akira Sakamoto Architect & Associates)
Photo:Hiroshi Ueda

TAISHI TOWN HALL

HOUSE IN THE FOREST

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TSUNO Emiko(Troom)
MATSUOKA Yuuki(Troom)
Photo:NISHIKAWA Masao

HOUSE IN THE FOREST

TSURUMI Children's Hospice

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DEGUCHI Ryo(Project Architect, TAISEI DESIGN Planners Architects & Engineers)
KATASE Junichi(Manager, TAISEI DESIGN Planners Architects & Engineers)
ASADA Hokuto(TAISEI DESIGN Planners Architects & Engineers)
Photo:Shinkenchiku-sha

TSURUMI Children's Hospice

FARM STAND IN HIGASHIMATSUYAMA

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BABA Kanenobu(Founder, B2Aarchitects)
EIZUMI Mitsuaki(Founder, 4FA)
KANAI Tadashi(Founder, KD (kanaidesign))
Photo:Takeshi YAMAGISHI

FARM STAND IN HIGASHIMATSUYAMA

House toward Tateyama

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HARADA Masahiro(Founder, MOUNT FUJI ARCHITECTS STUDIO / Professor, Shibaura Institute of Technology)
HARADA Mao(MOUNT FUJI ARCHITECTS STUDIO)
Photo:Ryota Atarashi

House toward Tateyama

House on Backyard

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MATSUOKA Satoshi(Principal, MATSUOKASATOSHITAMURAYUKI / Professor, Kindai University)
TAMURA Yuki(Principal, MATSUOKASATOSHITAMURAYUKI)
Photo:MATSUOKASATOSHITAMURAYUKI

House on Backyard

Fukumasu Base

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YOSHIMURA Yasutaka(Director, YASUTAKA YOSHIMURA ARCHITECTS Inc. / Professor, Waseda University)
Photo:Yasutaka Yoshimura

Fukumasu Base

COOPERATIVE HOUSE IN MIDORIGAOKA

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WAKAMATSU Hitoshi(Professor, Maebashi Institute of Technology / President, Hitoshi Wakamatsu Architect + Associates)
Photo:Ken'ichi Suzuki

COOPERATIVE HOUSE IN MIDORIGAOKA

Encouragement Prize of AIJ 2018

Study on Cooling Performance of Ceiling Radiant Cooling Panel System with Perimeter Chilled Beam

ITO Sei(Deputy Senior Research Engineer, Institute of Technology, Shimizu Corporation)

Street Space Formation of the Postwar Okayama City Center by the Building Setback Method: Focusing on efforts urban beauty construction based on the cityscape maintenance induction guidelines

INOUE Ryo(Assistant Professor, Shimane University)

Global Optimization of Trusses with Constraints on Number of Different Cross-Sections: A Mixed-Integer Second-Order Cone Programming Approach

KANNO Yoshihiro(Professor, The University of Tokyo)

Source Identification of Environmental Pollutants Based on Tracer Dispersion in Reversed Flow Field

KIKUMOTO Hideki(Lecturer, The University of Tokyo)

Creative Process of Design through Dialogue with Others Using Metaphors: Functions of Metaphors in Process of Design Thinking Part 3

SAKATANI Suisho(The University of Tokyo / JSPS Research Fellow PD)

Consideration of Versatile Calculation Method Concerning Heat Performance of a Ceiling Slit Panel Unit and Space Environment: Study on heat performance of a ceiling slit panel unit for radiant cooling and heating(Part 2)

SHIOYA Masaki(Sanken Setsubi Kogyo Co., Ltd. Institute of Technology)

Research on Welfare-Oriented Machizukuri Approach in Housing Complex: Case study of Nanchichang resettlement housing complex of Taipei city, Taiwan

HSIAO Hongwei (SHO Koji)(Lecturer, Osaka City University)

Maximum Response Evaluation of Traditional Wooden Houses based on Microtremor Measurements

SUGINO Mina(Assistant Professor, Kyoto University)

A Study on the Structure of William Morris’s Essays on Books: As an Origin of the Theory of Life in the Arts and Crafts Movement

SUGIYAMA Mao(Associate Professor, Gifu University)

A Study on Relationship between Condition of Location and Structure of Local Residents’ Awareness of the Facility for the Elderly (Part 1) : Focusing on the relationship between awareness of the facility and community attachment

CHOI Heewon(Assistant Professor, National Institute of Technology, Oyama College)

Plastic Deformation Capacity and Fracture Behavior of Beam-End Connection Using Built-Up H-Shaped Beam: Structural characteristics of beam-end connection using pre-built-up h-shaped beam Part 1

NAKANO Tatsuya(Associate Professor, Utsunomiya University)

Proposal of Design Formula to Consider the Reduction in Seismic Load due to Soil-Structure Interaction: Evaluation of the effect of soil-structure interaction based acceleration response

NAKAMIZO Daiki(Structural Engineering Section, Engineer Department, Nikken Sekkei Ltd)

Structural Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Subassemblage with Buckling Restrained Braces: Applications of buckling restrained braces in reinforced concrete frames Part 2

MAIDA Yusuke(Research Engineer, Building Research Institute)

Relationship between the Reviving of Shrine Ritual Seen from the Movement of Groups that Perform in “Ohsugi Shrine Festival” and the Rebuilding of Town: In the case of Yamada-town in Shimohei-gun, Iwate-prefecture after the Great East Japan earthquake

MORITA Ryoya(Research Associate, Waseda University)

Transformation of the Regional Images along the Street Midosuji at its Construction: A study on the formation of the urban images in the modern Osaka city

YOSHIMOTO Norio(Business-Academia Collaboration Researcher, Yokohama National University)


2018 Selected Architectural Designs Young Architects Award

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

Megacity Skeleton

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AMEMIYA Tomohiko(CEO, R/URBAN DESIGN OFFICE)
Photo:NUWALARUPA

Megacity Skeleton

Imabari Tennis Club House

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OHASHI Kou(Architect, Ishimoto Architectural & Engineering Firm)
Photo:DAICI ANO

Imabari Tennis Club House

KAMO AQUARIUM-JELLYFISH DREAM PAVILION-

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KOBA Takahiro(Senior Project Architect, Architectural Design Div., Nihon Sekkei, Inc.)
Photo:Koshimizu Susumu

KAMO AQUARIUM-JELLYFISH DREAM PAVILION-

CHOSHI SHOKO CREDIT UNION HEAD OFFICE

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CHIGA Sunao(Chief, Architectural Design Group 4, Architectural Design Section 2, Design Department, Takenaka Corporation)
Photo:FOTOTECA

CHOSHI SHOKO CREDIT UNION HEAD OFFICE

TSURUMI Children's Hospice

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DEGUCHI Ryo(Project Architect, Taisei Design Planners Architects & Engineers)
Photo:Koichi Torimura

TSURUMI Children's Hospice

Community Mall for Every Generations

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MIZUKAMI Tetsuya(Principal, TETSUYA MIZUKAMI ARCHITECTS FIRST CLASS LICENSED ARCHITECT OFFICE)
Photo:Ken'ichi Suzuki

Community Mall for Every Generations

AGRI CHAPEL

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MOMOEDA Yu(Founder, Yu Momoeda Architecture Office)
ARAKI Mika(Jun Sato Structural Engineers Co.,Ltd.)
Photo:Yousuke Harigane

AGRI CHAPEL

GUESTHOUSE IN TATEYAMA

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MORI Masahiro(Architect Design Section, Architectural Design Department, Nikken Sekkei Ltd)
Photo:Takeshi Taira

GUESTHOUSE IN TATEYAMA

Kyoto Sangyo University Sagittariusu-Kan

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WAKAE Naoki(Associate, Nikken Sekkei Ltd, Design Section, Architectural Design Department)
YOSHINO Yusuke(Nikken Sekkei Ltd, Design Section, Architectural Design Department)
MIZUKAMI Kazuya(Nikken Sekkei Ltd, Design Section, Architectural Design Department)
Photo:Higashide Photo Studio

Kyoto Sangyo University Sagittariusu-Kan

The Appreciation Prize of AIJ 2018

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

 

Series of Social Engaged Activities in the Field of Inter-Crossing Contemporary Art and Architecture
NAKAMURA Masato

 

The Achievements of Contribution for the Development of the Architecture World and Architects through Longtime Introduction of World Architecture and Architects
FUCHIGAMI Masayuki