SAKO Architects is a Beijing based architecture firm of Japanese architect Keiichiro Sako.
So far SAKO Architects has produced over 100 projects in China, Japan, Korea, Mongolia and Spain.
In addition to the core services of architectural design and interior design, we also provide graphic design, furniture and urban master planning.
Nowadays, we continue to develop the architecture known as,
“CHINESE BRAND ARCHITECTURE,” using specific themes which can only be found in China.
Summary of Career
Born in Fukuoka, Japan
Graduated from Tokyo Institute of Technology
Obtained a Masters Degree from the Tokyo Institute of Technology
1996 to 2004
Worked with Riken Yamamoto & Field Shop
Established SAKO Architects
Jointly presided over Asian Architects Associates
2004 to 2005
Visiting Scholar at Columbia University.
Overseas artist dispatched by Agency for Cultural Affairs.
2009-2010 Annual International Design Award(China)
JINTANG PRIZE-CHINA INTERIOR DESIGN AWARDS2010(China) Honorable Mention Media's Focus
EuroShop RetailDesign Award 2009 One of Three Best Stores Worldwide：ROMANTICISM2 in Hangzhou
2007 ANNUAL BEST DESIGNER
INTERIOR DESIGN AWARD IN CHINA 2007 COMMERCIAL SPACE：KID'S REPUBLIC in Beijing
The 5th MODERN DECORATION INTERNATIONAL MEDIA PRIZE (China)
GOOD DESIGN AWARD 2008(Japan)： BEANS in Kanazawa
JCD Design Award 2007 (Japan) BEST100：ROMANTICISM in Hangzhou
Innovational top 10 on Tenment Design 2007 (China)：BUMPS in Beijing
Pioneer of science & technology of Green, humanism, science & technology Award 2007 (China) ：BUMPS in Beijing
Asian Apartment Award 2006 (China) Gold Award：STRIPES in Jinan
CD Design Award 2005(Japan) Gold Award：FELISSIMO in Beijing
JCD Design Award 2004(Japan) Encouragement Prize：T in Tokyo
Commercial Real Estate Award (China） Gold Medal：KALEIDOSCAPE in Tianjin