Inagawa Cemetery chapel and visitor centre by David Chipperfield Architects

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David Chipperfield Architects London. Director in charge.- David Chipperfield
Project architects
Matt Ball (design lead), Tom Herre (detail design, construction)
Lighting.- Viabizzuno Srl. Landscape architect.- Marcia Iwatate + Kamimura Landscape Architects. Signage.- Hayashi Takuma Design Office. Furniture .- Cassina IXC Ltd. Textile.- NUNO Corporation. Structural consultant.- Jun Sato Structural. Engineering. MEP consultant.- ES Associates. Project manager.- Naoko Kawamura
Associate architect Arquitecto Asociado
Key Operation Inc. / Architects
Boenfukyukai Foundation
Contractor and contact architect
Obayashi Corporation
Gross floor area
500 m²
Project start.- 2013. Construction start.- 2016. Completion.- 2017

David Chipperfield

Sir David Chipperfield CBE. AA Dipl., RIBA, RDI, Hon.FAIA, BDA, RA, Hon Doc (Kingston). David Chipperfield studied at Kingston School of Art and the Archtectural Association in London. After graduating he worked at the practices of Douglas Stephen, Richard Rogers and Norman Foster.

In 2004 he was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) for services to architecture. in 2006 he was appointed Royal Designer for Industry (RDI), and in 2007 he was made an Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (Hon. FAIA) and an Honorary Member of the BDA (Bund Deutscher ARchitekten). In 2008 he was elected a Royal Academician (RA) and awarded an Honorary Doctorate from Kingston University.

In 2009 he was awarded the order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany - the highest tribute that can be paid to individuals for service to the nation - and in the UK New Year Honours 2010 was named Knight Bachelor for services to architecture in the UK and Germany.

1984 Office of David Chipperfield Architects established in London




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