GOOD DESIGN AWARD

Keyword
Year awarded
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Special Award
Company Info

2015

Good Design Award

Award-winning item
Efforts for local revitalization [Uenosakuragiatari]
Principal implementing business
Tsukakoshi Co.,Ltd, Uenosakuragiatari, NPO Taito Cultural and Historical Society
Category
Regional/Community development and social contribution activities
Company(Nationality)
Tsukakoshi Corporation (Japan)
Taito Cultural and Historical Society (Japan)
kurachiffon (Japan)
Tokyo University of the Arts,Graduate School of Conservation,Buildings and Districts (Japan)
Tokyo University of the Arts, Department of Architecture (Japan)
ANZAI DESIGN STUDIO (Japan)
hiro kikaku jutaku (Japan)
Award Number
15G141286
Outline of Good Design Award winners
Outline of Good Design Award winners 2015

Outline* The shown information is the one as of the awarded date and might has been changed.

Outline

Uenosakuragi,a neighborhood where the history and culture of Old Edo-era Tokyo live on,a place to experience the merits of an older way of life.Here,three old houses dating back to 1938 have been given a new life,housing stores,workshops,and residences connected by shared walkways and tatami rooms.This is Ueno Sakuragi Atari.It is a space for locals and visitors young and old to discover and enjoy a different pace of life. The name,Atari--expresses the possibilities to expand and grow. Tucked down a quiet alley,it exudes a feeling and sense of time unique to Ueno Sakuragi.

Producer

Sumie Tsukakoshi, Tsukakoshi Co., Ltd + Akiko Shiihara, NPO Taito Cultural and Historical Society

Director

Ryota Tsukakoshi, Tsukakoshi Co., Ltd + Akira Sugawara, Momoko Yajima, Shingo Murakami, Minako. Ichikawa, NPO Taito Cultural and Historical Society + Naohiro Kobayashi, Tokyo University of the Arts

Designer

Miki Takiuchi, Krachiffon + Kazunori Anzai, Anzai Design Studio + Yukio Nakata, Hiro House Planning + Mitsuhiro Kanada, Yasunori Suzuki, Department of Architecture, Tokyo University of the Arts

More information

http://uenosakuragiatari.jp

Already in service/use
2015/3/14
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