Kowa Inc. released the professional vacuum cleaner “tanQest α-1 (tanquest α-1)” designed by KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN. “tanQuest α-1” was manufactured with the aim of creating the world’s best vacuum cleaner that surprises and impresses cleaning professionals. The design, performance, and ease of use are finished at the highest level, and it is highly evaluated by top-notch cleaning professionals.
Nikkei BP’s magazine “Nikkei Construction” August 10th issue features the Nagasaki Inasayama slope car, designed by KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN. It was the second vehicle design for us in Inasayama, Nasaki city, next to the Nagasaki ropeway which started its operation in 2011. The issue introduces the efforts of Nagasaki City and manufacturers to practice urban development together, creating facilities with an integrated view of slope cars, civil engineering, and architecture with an emphasis on landscape design.
創立50周年を迎えたアイジー工業とKEN OKUYAMA DESIGNが共同開発した同社のフラッグシップとなる新商品「Xium（エクシウム）」が本日プレスリリースされました。
KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN がデザインを手がけた「Xium」は、素材そのものの質感や取付け方で表情が変化する新しい形状等による、内外装への新たな可能性を秘めた全く新しい金属系建築材料です。立体的な形状は、時間や季節によって変わる陽の光を受け、刻々と光沢と陰影を変化させ、豊かな表情を見せてくれます。いにしえから日本人が愉しんできた日々の移ろいをモダンな形で表現します。
IG Industry Co., Ltd. made an announcement on “Xium” today, as a new flagship product jointly developed with KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN, which starts selling in the year of its 50th anniversary.
Designed by KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN, “Xium” is a completely new metal-based building material with new possibilities for interior and exterior, whose expression changes depending on the texture of the material itself and how it is attached. The three-dimensional shape receives the sunlight that changes with time and season, and changes the luster and shade every moment, showing a rich expression.
JR East bulletine magazine “Otona no Kyujitsu CLUB (Adult only holiday club) ” May 2020 issue features Ken Okuyama’s special interview article. In the interview Okuyama talked about trainsuite SHIKISHIMA which KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN took charge in designing and producing, the design cencept of SAPHIR ODORIKO which started its service on March 14th, and the attractiveness of railways.
KEN OKUYAMA DESIGNは、この度、一級建築事務所登録を完了しました（登録番号 一級 東京都知事登録 第63727号）
KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN completed the registration of a first-class architectural office. We have always provided the construction method and materials to our clients with drawings and data. From now on, with taking charge of basic design officially, we will be able to respond even deeper to various requests from our clients, and strive to provide a safer and more comfortable space for everyone involved.
Takumi Otsuka main shop will reopen after remodeling on April 4th(Sat), and launch new furniture which KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN designed and produced. On the 1st floor of the shop, KEN OKUYAMA GALLERY will newly open, where “kode9 Spyder”, other projects and products will be exhibited.
We’d also like to inform you that Takumi Otsuka Aoyama shop will reopen as a flagship shop soon. KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN will take charge of total design from interior to furniture, and introduce a sophisticated life style.
Today, the special advertisement of 8pages featuring on JR East SAPHIR ODORIKO which started its service on March 14th, along with TRAIN SUIT SHIKI-SHIMA marked the 3rd anniversary is posted in the Nikkei newspaper.
JR East unveiled its new design of the E8, New Yamagata Shinkansen model, which KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN produced designing. The new Yamagata Shinkansen will start running in 2024 spring.
奥山が名誉学校長を務めるTCA(東京コミュニケーションアート専門学校）とOCA(大阪コミュニケーションアート専門学校）で卒業制作展「We Are TCA / We Are OCA」が2月7日(金)、2月8日(土)に開かれ、奥山も２日に渡り会場の視察と優秀作品の審査を行いました。会場では、デザイン、ゲーム、VR、CG、コミック、広告などの各分野での企業プロジェクトや、e-sportsやVR作品を体験できるブースも展示されました。
Okuyama, CEO of KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN judged the graduation exhibition of TCA (Tokyo Communication Arts) and OCA (Osaka Communication Arts) as an honorary principal for 2 days on Feb.7th(Thu) and Feb.8th(Fri) . Okuyama also check out the venues and see around the projects of game, VR, CG, comic, advertisement and also experience booths of e-sports and VR products exhibited there.
Okuyama, CEO of KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN will appear in a NHK E Television program featuring GUNPLA on February 12th (Wed) from 6:55pm. In the program, G40 which was designed by KEN OKUYAMA DESIGN will be reported.