ryuji nakamura

every year, DESIGNTIDE appoints a promising japanese architect to design its interior. unlike most architectural projects, there weren’t any specific requests from the organizers. the designer wanted to create an interior in which people will not feel suffocated. the ‘bare room’ installation at designtide was created by the young japanese architect ryuji nakamura. here is a brief interview with the designer.

ryuji nakamura: blank room at designtide a view into the exhibition

ryuji nakamura: blank room at designtide a view into the exhibition

ryuji nakamura: blank room at designtide exhibition views

ryuji nakamura: blank room at designtide exhibition views

ryuji nakamura: blank room at designtide development steps

ryuji nakamura: blank room at designtide ryuji nakamura’s mock up

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.