Makoto Sei Watanabe

1976 Completed M.Arch. course at Yokohama National University. 1979 joined Arata Isozaki & Associates. 1984 Established Makoto Sei Watanabe/Architects' Office. Lecturer at the Tokyo Denki University, Housei University,Graduate School Yokohama National University. Major publications:"INDUCTION DESIGN", Birkhauser, Switzerland/Germany 2002; "MAKOTO SEI WATANABE"(monograph_l'ARCAEDIZIONI), Italy 1998. Major prizes: The Waterfront Award (U.S.A. 1997), IALD International Lighting Awards (U.S.A. 1997), iF Product Design Award: The Top 10Award (Germany 1998) Marble architectural awards: 1st Prize (Italy 1999), The JIA Prize of the year (Japan 2001), Good Design Award: Gold Prize (Japan 2001), The Prize of AIJ 2002 (Japan 2002). Major works: MURA-NO-TERRACE_(Japan 1995), K-MUSEUM (Japan 1996), FIBER WAVE- I/ II/ III (Japan / The Chicago Athenaeum U.S. Venezia Biennale Italy, etc. 1995-2000), SUBWAY STATION IIDABASHI (Japan 2000), KYUSHU-SHIN-KANSEN Station (Japan 2003), THE INDUCTION CITIES_INDUCION DESIGN (research projects 1990-).