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  • Philip de Langes Allé 10, Bygning 68. Indgang C+D

    1435 København K

    Denmark

20082021
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Personal profile

Curriculum

 

 

 

Masashi Kajita, b. 1974

 

Architect MMA, BSc (Hons), M. Arch

 

 

 

EMPLOYMENTS:

 

Academic:

 

2008-PhD fellow at Institute of Planning, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture

 

2006-08 Unit Master: Diploma Unit 10, University of East London with Kristian Garrecht 07/08 and David Buck 06/07

 

2005-08 Assisting Tutor: Degree first year Unit X, University of East London with Jim Ross 08 and Kristina Hertel 05-07

 

2005-06 Assisting Tutor: Degree Unit E, University of East London with Jonathan Dawes

 

2002-07 Guest critique on several occasions for design units in London Metropolitan University and University of East London.

 

Practice:

 

1996-06Own work:

 

• Outdoor Space for Play at Hastings and St Leonards SureStart and Greater Hollington Children’s Centre, Hastings. 2006

 

• Impact Art Project ‘Big Bench’, a space for play at Halton Estate, Hastings. 2005

 

2005-07Other work

 

• Detail design of urban landscape project, Barking Town Centre, London for muf architecture/art. 2007

 

• Roof extension for Campbell-Lange Workshop Limited. 2005

 

2002-03muf architecture/art 

 

2001-02Penoyre and Prasad Architects

 

 

 

EDUCATION: 

 

2003-05MA in Architecture & Interior, RIBA part 2 - Royal College of Art

 

1998-01BSc (Hons) in Architecture, RIBA part 1 - University of East London

 

2000Exchange student - TVB School of Habitat Studies, New Delhi

 

1997-98Diploma in Interior Design - Cavendish College, London

 

1993-97BA in Economics - Tokyo International University

Awards and grants:

 

2005The runner-up of the KPF / AF Public Space Travel Scholarship

 

2005MA Architecture design project: Highly commended Helen Hamlyn Award for creativity, design for our future selves awards

 

2004RIBA Educational Fund for Master Degree at Royal College of Art

 

 

 

LECTURE + WORKSHOP: 

 

2008‘Fragility and Imperfection’, 3 days workshop in Osaka for Vantan Institute of Design (with M. Hayduk, UeL)

 

2007‘Art of Inhabitation’, 8 days workshop for Institute 1, Aarhus School of Architecture (with H. Svenningsen Kajita)

 

2007Workshop’, 5 days workshop in Tokyo for University of East London (with M. Roelofsma, UeL)

 

2007‘Silence and Light’, 3 days workshop in Osaka for Vantan Institute of Design (with M. Hayduk, UeL)

 

2006‘2 x 909 x 1818’, 5 days workshop in Tokyo for University of East London (with M. Roelofsma, UeL)

 

2005‘Adding’, 4 days workshop in Tokyo for Vantan Institute of Design (with H. Svenningsen Kajita and C.Kraft, UeL)

 

2005‘Adding’, 2 half-day workshop for Bunsai Art College (with H. Svenningsen Kajita and C.Kraft, UeL)

 

 

PUBLICATIONS:

2010'Ligeværdige oplevelser men ikke ens' ('Equivalence of experience, not equal experience') in: Arkitekten Nr.4. April 2010.Vol.112. p.84-85

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Keywords

  • City
  • Architecture
  • Housing
  • Access space
  • Accessibility
  • Process and method
  • case study

Publication collaborations within the past 5 years. Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Projects 2008 2021

BEVICA inclusive design

Majgaard Krarup, J. & Kajita, M.

01/09/2016 → …

Project: Other

Spatial Inclusiveness

Kajita, M.

01/10/200831/08/2014

Project: PhD project

Research Output 2010 2017

Do not cut Kolumba

Kajita, M. & Kajita, H. S., 2017, In : Petersen - et magasin om tegl og ansvarlig arkitektur. 37, p. 16-17 2.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

Inklusion som strategi for stedsdannelse

Kajita, M. & Kajita, H. S., 2017, In : Landskab. 98, 5, p. 124-125 2.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearch

Material Includes

Svenningsen Kajita, H. (ed.) & Kajita, M. (ed.), 2017, København: Det Kongelige Danske Kunstakademis Skoler for Arkitektur, Design og Konservering. 55 p.

Research output: Book / Anthology / Thesis / ReportBookCommunication

Re-addressing the social dimension of accessibility: Towards an inclusive society

Kajita, M., 2017, Form til Velfærd / Forming Welfare. The Danish Architectural Press, p. 280-291 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Accessibility and Social Inclusion

Kajita, M., 2016, In : Nordisk Arkitekturforskning. 2016, 2, p. 83-110 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Activities 2010 2012

  • 3 Organisation and participation in conference
  • 1 Editor of Series
  • 1 Lecture and oral contribution

Roofless Architecture

Masashi Kajita (Organizer)
2012

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conference

Dear (Journal)

Masashi Kajita (Editor)
20112012

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of SeriesCommunication

House Behaviorology [Copenhagen]

Masashi Kajita (Organizer)
2011

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conference

Land Architecture People #2

Masashi Kajita (Organizer)
2011

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conference

A lecture ‘Spatial Inclusiveness’ and 2 half-day workshop ‘Drawing Workshop’

Masashi Kajita (Lecturer)
2010

Activity: Talk or presentation typesLecture and oral contribution

Press / Media

øet skal inkludere ældre og gangbesværede

Masashi Kajita

31/05/2016

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media