Prof. Masayo Ave
geboren 1962 in Tokio Japan
Education | Bildung
Bachelor of Engineering-Architecture in Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan
Master in Industrial design in Domus Academy, Milan, Italy
Professional Activities | Tätigkeiten im Design
an associate architect in I.Ebihara architect and associates, Tokyo
work as an associate designer in Studio Dante Donegani, Milan,
founded the design studio Ave design corporation in Tokyo and Milan
founded a design brand MasayoAve creation.
founded new design studio MasayoAve creation in Berlin
founded Haptic Interface Design Institute in Berlin
major assignments with | wichtige Bezugsquellen:
DuPont Corian Italy, Panasonic corporation, Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westhafen, DesignSingapore Council, Red-dot GmbH, Red dot institute GmbH, Corraini Edizione, Heibonsha Limited Publishing, Bunkyo Shuppan co.,Ltd.
Awards | Auszeichnungen
Roof top design competition, Architecture Associate in Japan. 1st prize
Honeymoon Miranda project-costume design competition,2nd prize
Napoleon Bullukian textile competition, Lyon, France 1st prize
Square with Monument architecture competition, Japan 2nd prize
Lombardia Lighting design competition, Italy, 3rd prize (co-work D.Donegani)
Granted the fellowship at Academy Schloss Solitude, Germany
Pari EMBALLAGE 96 package research competition, France
Original and Top-of-range prize.
ICFF2000 Editor’s Award, New York
Chaumont garden design competition, France 1st Prize (co-work A.Perazzi)
Le Corti garden design competion, Italy, 1st Prize (co-work A.Perazzi)
Architecture & Wohnen-Mentor-Preis 2006, Germany.
Professorship | Professur
guest professor,Textile department in University of Arts Berlin, Germany
*founded and conducted Haptic Interface Design Institute under DAAD international guest professorship program.
professor and Head of product design department of Estonian Academy of Arts, Estonia
WS guest professor of Textile and Surface design, Kunsthochschule Berlin Weißensee, Germany
design workshops | Designworkshops
École des beaux-arts de St.Étienne,France
University of Roma La Sapienza,Roma,Italy
Musèe de la Ceèramique,Vallauris,France
Brera Art Academy,Milano,Italy.
The National Art Gallery in Tokyo Opera City,Tokyo,Japan.
Taiwan design center in Germany.
Universität für Angewandte Kunst Wien, Austria.
Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan
Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany.
Weißensee Kunsthochschule Berlin, Germany
Design Polytechnic Singapore, Singapore.
Swedish School of Textile, University of Broras, Sweden.
AXIS Tokyo, Japan.
DesignSingapore Councile, Singapore.
a member of jury of | Mitglied und Jurorin
the red dot product design award,Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westhafen, Germany
the interzum design award, Koln Messe,
Bibliography | Bibliographie
Nihon design center
Asahi shinbun publishing, 2004
“Naze design nanoka
- Dialogue in Design between Kenya Hara and Masayo Ave”
co-author with Kenya Hara
Heibonsha Publishing, 2006
“Munari no Kotoba”
(Verbare Scritto by Bruno Munari )
translated by Masayo Ave.
Heibonsha Publishing 2009
(Quadrato, Cerchio, Triangolo by Bruno Munari)
translated by Masayo Ave.
Heibonsha publishing, 2010
“Matter in the Floating World”
by Blaine Blownel
Princeton Architectural Press, 2011