ryuji nakamura architects: paper and ribbon installations ryuji nakamura architects: paper and ribbon installations
mar 30, 2009

ryuji nakamura architects: paper and ribbon installations

‘kuma’, 2006 material: paper size: 28x21x30cm

‘atmosphere’, 2009material: mold ribbon by yoko ando size: w16.4m d17.5m h9.0m director: yasuki fujita production: the tokyo chamber opera theatre

scenery of opera ‘le grand macabre’, new national theatre, tokyo, was on show on 7 and 8 february 2009.

scenery of opera ‘le grand macabre’

catenarhythm ribbon project, 2008

people can walk over the ribbons like walking in the forest…

the catenarhythm ribbon project was on show from 30th october to 11th november 2008 at living design gallery in tokyo. exhibition director: eizo okada

the projects ‘hechima’ and ‘insect cage’ were exhibited in ‘eco & art 2009’ from 6 february to 23 march, 2009.

hechima chair, 2007 material: paper (vulcanized fibre t1.6) size: w900 d900 h750 photo: ryuji nakamura

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‘nukegara’, 2006 material: paper (vulcanized fibre t3.0) size: w900 d900 h750

hechima chair, 2005 material: plywood t5.0 size: w700 d700 h700

‘insect cage’, october 2007 resin d=0.3mm, size: 12.1×12.1×10.5cm director: eizo okada


in 2006 ryuji nakamura architects designed jin’s global standard located in chiba, japan for jin co.

detailall photos by ryuji nakamura

architect ryuji nakamura was born in 1972 in nagano, japan. from 2000 to 2003 he worked at jun aoki & associates, and since 2004 he established ryuji nakamura architects office, working in the fields of industrial design, architecture, landscape design, interior and furniture design. ryuji nakamura is lecturer at maebashi institute of technology.

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