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Toinkaikan was completed

Toinkaikan was completed to commemorate the founding 120 anniversary of University Tsukuba Junior High School and High School in Tokyo, Bunkyo-k......


EBISU View Tower courtyard

Renovation of the courtyard lighting of the tower apartment Ebisu Garden Place (UR urban design oversees mechanism). The wall lighting of the co......


Japan International Association of Lighting Designers'

September 1, 2014, Japan International Association of Lighting Designers ( IALD headquarters in Chicago) was established and the memorial party ......



Light+Design 2014 New Delhi

Reiko Chikada was invited as a guest speaker at the Light + Design 2014 held in New Delhi on September 19th and 20th. It was the first internati......


Kawagoe City Landscape Council Committee

Hisae Nozawa attended as the Kawasaki city landscape council committee. After Kawasaki Station underground mall tour, she went to deliberate on ......



Kigali City Urban Planning visit, Rwanda

Spotless streets and glassy office buildings. Kigali City Office is promoting a new city plan aiming to become one of the major urban cities in ......


Kawagoe City Landscape Award Judging Committee

Reiko Chikada participated in the site visit of the candidates and selected the winner as a judge of Kawagoe City Landscape Award. This award is......


NISHIKIYA Wedding Road

It is an exterior lighting renovation of four wedding hall buildings in a suburb of Okayama City. We created a new 100m-long "Wedding Road" with......



Budapest night visit

Reiko Chikada visited Budapest, the capital of Hungary. Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe and is called "the Pearl of the D......


Kawagoe City Landscape Council 45th Meeting

3 members including Reiko Chikada from Kawagoe City Landcape Council were chosen to be the judges of the 2014 Kawagoe CIty Landscape Award. It i......


Rikkyo Gakuin 140th Anniversary Chapel Concert

Consecration organ concert by Makiko Hayashima was held at the St. Paul's Chapel. It is said that the chapel was designed in the image of Noah's......



2014 IES Illumination Awards

2014 IES Illumination Awards "Shosuke no Yado Takinoyu" received 2014 IES Illumination Award of Merit. Takinoyu experienced a serious decline of......


IALD Meeting (IALD Headquarters office, Chicago)

Reiko Chikada participated in the meeting held at the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) Chicago Headquarters Office as a me......


2014 Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition Alighting Forum (Guangzhou, China)

Reiko Chikada was invited as a speaker and gave a 45 minute speech about architectural lighting. She also participated in a 45 minute panel disc......



Higurashi Residence

Photo by : Yuichi Higurashi It is the residence of Photographer Yuichi Higurashi. Mr. Higurashi renovated his condominium with his architectur......


Beijing Nan Luo Gu Xiang streets

Renovated streets in the center of Beijing was crowded with young Beijingers. The renovation design utilizing the old houses was done by Profess......


Kawagoe City Landscape Council 44rd Meeting

Reiko Chikada attended the meeting as a member and discussed about the Development of landscape planning of Kawagoe City.



April 25 Peking University Lecture

Reiko Chikada gave a lecture titled "City, People, Light Creating an attractive city" in "De Tao Lecture-Masters Info Communication Forum" held ......



March 30 - April 4  Frankfurt Light+Building 2014 visit

LED light fixtures have become widely used with the price decline. Much progress is made in brightness, spread angles, and color rendering prope......


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End of March Tomi City Butaigaoka Improvement Project Completion

photo by Osamu Kitajima The project's goal to "create the core facility of a comprehensive civic center by saving 4 old government office build......



LED Next Stage 2014, Special Symposium on March 5 (Wed)

Reiko Chika will give the keynote speech "City, people, and light to create attractive cities" in the symposium Part-2 "Lighting design to enhan......



Kanazawa Nightscape Conservation and Maintenance Planning Committee 7th Meeting

Reiko Chikada attended the meeting as a member and summarized the basic concept, the development policy, the illumination guideline, the develop......


Kawagoe City Landscape Council 43rd Meeting

Reiko Chikada attended the meeting as a member and discussed about the Landscape Regulation of Kawagoe City.


Rikkyo Gakuin St.Paul's Chapel new pipe organ sanctification

Pipe organ builders of C.B. Fisk, Inc. had worked on the installation and voicing of the new pipe organ in St. Paul's Chapel (Niiza Chapel) sinc......


NHK Kanazawa TV program "Making Kanazawa attractive for nighttime walk"

NHK Kanazawa news program of last December introducing the illumination experiments of Kanazawa was re-aired in a short version. This program ma......


IALD Membership Committee in Chicago Head Office

Reiko Chikada participated in the 2014 International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) Membership Committee meeting held in Chicago Head ......