The Chairman of the Student Competition of Architectural Culture Week 2011, Architectural Institute of Japan
Paul Noritaka Tange will chair the Student Competition of Teahouse Design held on October 2 as part of Architectural Culture Week 2011 by the Architectural Institute of Japan. The competition aims not only to encourage students to propose their designs but also to nurture leaders of the next generation in architecture. The designs of two winners will be produced and used during the GINCHAKAI, which is an annual open-air tea ceremony event held in Ginza, Tokyo. The competition started in 2009 as an idea of Paul Noritaka Tange and is the collaboration of the Student Competition of Architectural Culture Week and GINCHAKAI.
For details about "GINCHAKAI", click here (Japanese only)