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Crucial Changes Sprouting in Regional Cities

As a result of her deep engagement in the regeneration of regional cities, architect Kumiko Inui has come to recognize new hints toward a solution for the urban dilemmas that appear unsolvable in a metropolis like Tokyo.
Kumiko Inui, translated by Alan Gleason
  • Kumiko Inui is the principal architect at Inui Architects and a professor at the Yokohama National University Graduate School of Architecture (YGSA). Acclaimed for her innovative architectural thinking with a focus on regional cities, she received the prestigious Architectural Institute of Japan Award for the Redevelopment Project for the Nobeoka Station Area (Nobeoka Encross) in 2020.