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Keio's Century Welcoming Party

December 31, 21st Century Welcoming Party was held at Keio University Mita Campus in Minato-ku, Tokyo. The event was managed by joint associatio......



A Review on the Asahi-shimbun

November 24, The Housing Connected to the Communitywas reviewed in an article titled "Lighting and Senior Citizens" on Japanese newspaper Asahi-......


Hamamatsu-shi Re-development Project

November 17, construction completed in the main part of Hamamatsu city's re-development project. The completion of the rest part is expected in ......


Christmas Illumination

November 11, the first-light ceremony of Mikimoto Christmas Illumination 2000 was held at Mikimoto Plaza in Ginza, Tokyo. Reiko Chikada Lighting......


A Review on Shinkenchiku

Asahi-machi Eco Museum's central building Corecenter Soyukan was reviewed on Japanese architectural professional magazine Shinkenchiku November ......



Featured on Nikkei Architecture

Asahi-machi Eco Museum appeared on the face page of biweekly magazine Nikkei Architecture No. 678, pulished by Nikkei BP, Inc. The entire lighti......


Won IESNA Award of Merit 2000

Reiko Chikada Lighting Design Inc. won this year's International Illumination Design Award of Merit. The awarded projects are Toyoda Ohashi (Toy......


Keio Plaza Hotel Chapel

October 1, a new chapel for wedding ceremony opened in Keio Plaza Hotel, Shinjuku, Tokyo. This in-building chapel, called Glass Light Chapel, is......



Lecture at JIA College

August 4, Reiko Chikada delivered a lecture titled "Light and Space" at the College of the Japan Institute of Architects. Chikada's lecture was ......



Letters of Gratitude from Ministry of Foreign Affairs

July 31, Reiko Chikada Lighting Design Inc. was bestowed letters of gratitude by Japan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the company's contribut......


Kyushu-Okinawa Summit Social Dinner

On next Suturday, July 22, social dinner hosted by Japanese Prime Minister Mori and Mrs. Mori is to be held in Shuri-jo castle, Naha, Okinawa, i......


2,000 yen Bills Just Issued

July 19, issuance of new 2,000 yen bill was put in place. On the face of the bill is a picture of Shurei-mon gate of Shuri-jo castle, Okinawa. C......


The Franco-Japanese Society of Industrial Technologies Simposium

July 17, Reiko Chikada was invited to the simposium held by the Franco-Japanese Society of Industrial Technologies. A lecture titled "The Public......



On Air: Housing Connected to the Community

June 13, Housing Connected to the Community in Sugamo, Tokyo was on the air on TV Tokyo's Tuesday evening show Kayo Ichiban. The program's featu......


Asahi-machi Eco Museum

June 5, construction of Asahi-machi Eco Museum completed in Asahi-machi, Yamagata, Japan. With the slogan of "Discover the locality, live in amu......


Judged Display Design Award

June 5, Reiko Chikada took part in the last session of judging Display Design Award 2000 administrated by Japan Display Design Association.


Lecture at Musashino Art University

June 1, Reiko Chikada delivered a lecture titled "Street Furniture" at Musashino Art University, Tokyo, for students of the college's Department......



Saitama New Capital Front

May 5, the "opening" celemony of Saitama New Capital Front was held in Saitama-shi, Saitama. This area, with a new central station, stadium and ......



Makuhari New Capital Front

April 28, construction of Makuhari New Capital Front Residential Area H-I was completed. Chikada Office had been taking part in the project as t......


Japan-Dutch Relationship 400th Anniversary

Invited by Philips Japan Co., Ltd., Reiko Chikada appeared at the dining party celebrating the 400th Anniversary of Japan-Dutch Relationship. Ap......


Heart Hills 21 Asaka no Mori Won an Award

April 19, high-rise condominium Heart Hills 21 Asaka no Mori in Asaka, Saitama won the Grand Prix of the 12th Japan Housing Industry Development......


K. K. Bestsellers Headquarters

April 13, construction of Tokyo Headquarters of publishing firm K. K. Bestsellers was completed. Chikada Office created the total lighting plan ......


NTT Docomo Showroom

April 1, handy phone company NTT Docomo's showroom Magic World opened in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo. The interior illumination of the showroom was totall......



Bunkyo Civic Hall Opened

March 26, the grand hall of Bunkyo Civic Center opened in Kasuga, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo. Chikada Office created lighting plan of the theatrical hall ......



Lecture at Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd.

January 25, Reiko Chikada was invited to Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd. and delivered a lecture titled "Illumination Planning in Condominiums."


Working Women's Center Opened

January 21, the Center for the Advancement of Working Women opened in Shiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo. The center commemorated its open with the first e......


Environment Agency's Counter-Light Pollution Measures

January 19, Reiko Chikada was invited to the first meeting of the Environment Agency's Committee for Local Guideline of Lighting Environment. Th......