Hajime Narukawa

Hajime Narukawa

Associate Professor
Graduate School of Media and Governance
Faculty of Environment and Information Studies
Short Biography1990/4〜1994/3 Shibaura Institute of Technology architectural history B. Eng.

1994/4〜1996/3 Tokyo National University of Fine Arts structural design M. Fine Arts.

1997/9〜1999/7 The Berlage Institute Amsterdam architectural design M. Arch.

2001/9〜2002/1 Arnhem Academie van Bouwkunst tutor  design studio

2001/9〜2002/7 VMX Architects, Amsterdam architectural design

2003/4〜2005/9 Sasaki Structural Consultants, Tokyo, structural engineering

2006/4〜現在 Kuwazawa Design School, Space Design, tutor,

2009/6〜現在 AuthaGraph Co., Ltd, founder

2010/4〜現在 National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, Science Advisor
Areas of Expertisefine art, design, architecture, perspective drawing, world map projection, data visualization
Selected Publications2013/ 10 Tensegrity tree & Tensegrity Table, exhibition, Any Tokyo

2012/ 10 Tensegrity Table, exhibition, A Paper Pattern for Furniture, Atelier MUJI

2012/ 10 World map of Great Discovery, exhibition, DESIGN TIDE TOKYO 2012, Tokyo Midtown Hall

2012/ 09 Big Picture, Lecture & Exhibition: Ars Electronica

2012/ 10 TSUNAGARI Project Good Design Award best 100, as a project member

2012/ 06 Geografia Globe Garden, Exhibition: 5610 Gallery

2012/ 01 ‘Twistable Globe’ LES DECOUVERTES Prize MAISON & OBJET 2012

2011/ 12 Chrono-Map 4700Art production: Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography

2011/ 10 TEDx Seeds 2011 Lecture and exhibition: Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse

2011/ 10 Parallel Camera 160K Art production: Trans Scale exhibition, ICC Open Space 2011

2011/ 08 Parallel Camera80K Art production: Trans Scale exhibition, ICC Kids Program

2011/ 06 Geo-Cosmos, TSUNAGARI-project, Basic Planning and Design: a large spherical display, National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation

2011/ 06 Geo-Scope, TSUNAGARI-project, Basic Planning and Design: interactive board device, National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation

2011/ 01 Geo-Palette, TSUNAGARI-project, Basic design and map projection supply: world map archive, National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
'Tensegrity Christmas Tree' Design exhibition: Prototype 04, Design Hub

2009/ 05 ISS Long Term Tracking, Exhibition: Mission G, Inter Communication Center

2008/ 11 ‘Information Processing Method’ Subsidy for international patent applying Tokyo city government

2007/ 12 'Information Processing Method' PCT/JP2007/075356

2001/ 03 ‘Half Weg Recreation’ 3rd prize, Prix de Rome, Rijks-museum and Rijks-akademie, NL, project done in Studio MO

1996/ 03 Salon de Printempts prize ‘Tensegrity Modeling Manual’ Tokyo National University of fine arts master thesis

1994/ 06 1st prize, diploma Project Contest ‘Theaters on Rooftops’ The Japan Institute of Architects

1994/ 04 ‘Research on Geodesic Dome’s Engineering' Yoshioka- scholarship, Shinkenchiku publisher, Japan
Message to StudentsIn the studio, we use hands to seek for creative idea in the fields of fine arts and geometry.
While using computer, we use scissors, papers, and pencil to discover an idea.
Contact Information5322 Endo Fujisawa, Kanagawa 252-0882 Japan
Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Campus