moriko kira architect

CV

Biography:

2010– Guest Professor, Kobe Design University

2009– Editorial magazine Academy of Architecture, Japan

2007– Advisor of Yokohama Graduate School of Architecture in Japan

2007 Co-residence with Akiko Yanagimoto ‘Ceramic Embroidery Work’ in European Ceramic Work Centre in Den Bosch, The Netherlands

2003–2011 Beauty Commissie in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2000 Curator exhibition ‘Towards Totalscape’ landscape, urbanism and architecture of Japan in the NAi 1998 Associated with Country Building Service as architect

1996 Start own office te Amsterdam, The Netherlands

1995 Awards Prix de Rome, basic price

1992 Employed at Van Berkel & Bos (UN Studio), The Netherlands

1992 Establishment in the Netherlands

1991 Employed at Unité Architects & Planners, Tokyo. Japan

1990 Graduated at Waseda University, Tokyo. Japan

1988 Studies Architecture Delft, The Netherlands

 

Scholarships & awards:

2012 Nomination Mies van der Rohe Award - European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture

2009 Nomination Architect of the jaar

2009 Nomination Apeldoorn Architecture Prize 2009

2009 Nomination Amsterdam Architecture Prize 2009

2006 Day of Architecturer Groningen Jury prize:

First prize: eightteen homes in De Linie

Second prize: renovation of the Remonstrant Church into combination of church, office and multifunctional spaces

Public prize first prize: eightteen homes in De Linie

Third prize: renovation of the Remonstrant Church into combination of church, office and multifunctional spaces

2000 Project scolarship ‘Japan Foundation’

1999 Group portrets ‘1999’

1995 Project scolarship ‘Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture’

1995 Prix de Rome, basic prize

1989 Scolarship Dutch Ministry of Education

1988 JIA Competition, honorable mention

 

Teaching:

2010– Guest Professor, Kobe Design University

2002 Guest Professor Waseda University, Tokyo

2001 Symposium TN-probe Urban Document 02

2000– Academy of Architecture, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2000 Masterclass Berlage Instituut, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

1999 Guest critic summer workshop TU Berlijn (in Rotterdam)

1999 Masterclass Berlage Instituut, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

1999 Teacher Architecture at the Academy of Architecture, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

1998 Guest critic Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands