谷重 義行 / Yoshiyuki Tanishige 谷重義行建築像景 代表

Career

  • Master of Engineering
  • First-class registered architect
  • Real estate notary
  • Member of the Ishikawa Association of Architectural Firms
  • Chairman of the Architects Catalogue
  • Member of AnT Architects-network, TOYAMA
  • Executive director of the incorporated NPO Thatching Culture Study Group
  • Originally from Hiroshima prefecture
  • Graduated from the Department of Architectural Engineering, Hiroshima Institute of Technology
  • Completed the architectural planning course at the Graduate School of Engineering, Hiroshima University
1984–1988 Design firm, GENPLAN, Tokyo office
1989–2001 Faculty of Architecture, National Institute of Technology, Ishikawa College (Faculty lecturer)
1991–1992 Lecturer at the Faculty of Architecture, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, the Republic of Kenya
Year 1996 Established the architectural scenery laboratory and started design activities
2001–present Director of Yoshiyuki Tanishige-Architectural scenery laboratory
2001–present Part-time lecturer at the Faculty of Architecture, Kanazawa Institute of Technology
2003–present Part-time lecturer at Kanazawa College of Art
2016–present Renamed as Yoshiyuki Tanishige Architectural Scenery

Awards

Year 1993
  • Shortlisted in the architectural design proposal competition for Kawara Museum (provisional name)
Year 1995
  • Design Competition Award for Sendai Mediatheque (provisional name)
Year 1998
  • Chairman’s Award from the Ishikawa Association of Architectural Firms at the 19th Ishikawa Architecture Awards (House in Tagami Shinmachi)
  • Excellence Award in the ’98 Gunma’s Home Design and Construction Contest (House in Tabei Shinmachi)
  • The 21st Kanazawa City Beautiful Culture Awards (House in Tagami Shinmachi and Spacious Toilets at Okuutatsuyama Public Park)
Year 2000
  • Excellence Award in “My Recommended Work” by the Japan Federation of Architects and Building Engineers Associations (Warehouse of unrefined sake)
  • Chairman’s Award from the Ishikawa Association of Architectural Firms at the 21st Ishikawa Architecture Awards (House in Izumino)
  • Chairman’s Award from the Western Furniture Industry Cooperative Association at the 27th Ishikawa Prefecture Design Exhibition (Hirosaka 4cho-me)
  • The 23rd Kanazawa City Beautiful Culture Awards (Library extension building at Kanazawa College of Art)
Year 2002
Year 2003
Year 2004
  • The 1st Wooden Architecture Awards (House in Kasamai Honmachi)
  • The 27th Kanazawa City Beautiful Culture Awards (House in Ishibiki)
Year 2005
  • Shortlisted for the 26th Ishikawa Architecture Awards (House in Ishibiki)
Year 2006
Year 2008
Year 2009
  • Chairman’s Award from the Ishikawa Association of Architectural Firms at the Ishikawa Interior Design Awards 2009 (Yuwaku Nursery School)
  • Excellence Award at the 30th Ishikawa Architecture Awards (House in Nagaike)
  • First and Citizen Awards at the 2nd JIA Ishikawa Architecture Awards 2009 (House in Nagaike)
  • Selected for the JIA Architects of the Year 2009 (Woodlands of the house)
Year 2010
  • Excellence Award at the 31st Ishikawa Architecture Awards (House in Unedahigashi)
  • Fellowship and Citizen Awards at the 3rd JIA Ishikawa Architecture Awards (House in Kasamai Honmachi)
  • Excellence Award in the refurbishment section at the Ishikawa Eco-Living Awards 2010 (House in Higashiyama)
  • Selected for the JIA Architects of the Year 2010 (House in Nagaike)
Year 2011
Year 2012
  • Chairman’s Award from the Ishikawa Prefecture Design Exhibition Committee at the 39th Ishikawa Design Exhibition (House in Motomachi)
  • Chairman’s Award at the 28th Architecture Awards by the Japan Association of Architectural Firms (Hongu Nursery School)
  • Citizen Award at the 5th JIA Ishikawa Architecture Awards 2012 (House in Motomachi)
Year 2013
Year 2014
  • Hokuriku Broadcasting Company President’s Award at the 43rd Ishikawa Interior Design Awards 2014 (House in Nagamiya)
Year 2015
  • Kanazawa Mayor’s Award at the 44th Ishikawa Interior Design Awards 2015 (Refurbishment of the communal bath at Hotel Kikyou in Yamashiro Onsen, Hokuriku)
  • Hokuriku Broadcasting Company President’s Award at the 42nd Ishikawa Prefecture Design Awards (GV House)
Year 2016
  • Best of Houzz 2016 in Design section
  • Kanazawa Mayor’s Award at the 45th Ishikawa Interior Design Awards 2016 (Hotel Makino Oto Kanazawa)
  • Shortlisted for the 37th Ishikawa Architecture Awards (House in Higashiyama Ⅲ)
Year 2017
  • Ishikawa Design Award 2016
  • The 39th Kanazawa City Beautiful Culture Awards (Hotel Makino Oto Kanazawa)