Category: Architects, Industrial designers
Location: Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolis
Employees: 5-10 Employees
Schemata Architects / Jo Nagasaka is a Tokyo-based architectural office founded by Jo Nagasaka in 1998.
The practice focuses on house and product design, as well as interior design. It prides itself on many international spatial projects, including those for Aesop, Papabubble, and Marimekko.
Jo Nagasaka graduated from Tokyo University of Arts in 1998. He has extensive expertise in design and architecture. In 2007, Jo Nagasaka founded a creative space called “HAPPA.” In 2009, this space was temporarily redesigned into a hotel. The purpose was to refurbish the old space and let users see it through another pair of eyes.
Specialization: ArchitectureCommercial ArchitectureFurniture DesignHospitality ArchitectureIndustrial DesignRenovationResidential Architecture
NADiff a/p/a/r/t | Schemata Architects / Jo Nagasaka
July 3, 2013
A range of art books is the specialty at bookshop NADiff a/p/a/r/t in Shibuya, Tokyo. We attempted to create a...
Edogawadai Church | Schemata Architects / Jo Nagasaka
May 29, 2013
We converted an RC three-story dental clinic with a residential facility, built 39 years ago in front of Edogawa-dai Station,...
A Room in Maruyamacho | Schemata Architects / Jo Nagasaka
April 26, 2013
A Room in Maruyamacho is a renovation project of a room in a 30-year old apartment building in the Maruyama-cho...
EEL Nakameguro | Schemata Architects / Jo Nagasaka
April 1, 2013
Creating a sense of ‘incompleteness’ – was the key to our design of EEL Nakameguro. In my mind clothes are...
Floyd KITTE Marunouchi | Schemata Architects / Jo Nagasaka
March 17, 2013
The ceiling is exposed. The floor is unfinished, showing rough undercoat mortar. Walls are plainly finished with vinyl tile. Walking...
panda | Schemata Architects / Jo Nagasaka
February 7, 2013
panda is a renovation project of a family-type room of an apartment that was built 18 years ago. Its plan...
HAPPA HOTEL | Schemata Architects / Jo Nagasaka
January 7, 2013
HAPPA, a complex building of offices and galleries, was temporarily converted to a hotel in August 2009. This project let...
TODAY’S SPECIAL Jiyugaoka | Schemata Architects / Jo Nagasaka
December 23, 2012
CIBONE, acclaimed as Tokyo’s definitive design store, has launched their new brand TODAY’S SPECIAL. This is a series of concept...
TAKEO KIKUCHI SHIBUYA | Schemata Architects / Jo Nagasaka
November 30, 2012
When we were commissioned to design this store, it was a year after the Great Tohoku Earthquake. From experiencing such...
Hue plus | Schemata Architects / Jo Nagasaka
October 31, 2012
The alternative space Hue plus is a series of facilities seamlessly integrated into the photo studio, where the visual expression...
haramoS1 | Schemata Architects / Jo Nagasaka
October 28, 2012
haramoS1 is a 3-story reinforced concrete apartment building composed of 16 duplex housing units for rent. It is located in...