Shunsaku Miyagi MLA '86
As a practicing landscape architect and co-founder/partner of PLACEMEDIA, a Toyko-based landscape design firm, Mr. Miyagi has been engaged in numerous landscape and urban planning/design projects both domestic and overseas. Throughout his extensive professional experience, it has been acknowledged that the value of urbanism should be redefined in contemporary and global context of environmental issues. Ecological process will be the key term to be considered in this respect and reflected on the landscape.
Mr. Miyagi is also a Professor of Urban Design, Graduate School of Urban Engineering at the University of Tokyo and has earned a Master of Landscape Architecture (Harvard University, Graduate School of Design) and a Ph.D. (Kyoto University).