Sun Hold Collection, Sample, 1 , 2 , 3 , shop, media, movie,



The history of SUGIHARA WASHIPAPER, INC

 
we have so long long history

----Legend----
500 AD, Deity of papermaking , we call Kawakamigozen, teach us how to make paper.
----end of Legend----

719 AD, start Washi festival, until now we continue the festival, ever year.

1482 AD There is a record of OOTAKI temple document, Ryouken SUGIHARA donated to the temple.

1532 AD June. There is a record of OOTAKI temple document, Ryouken SUGIHARA donated to the temple.

--- our old document all destroyed by fire, not remain. before this period ---

May ,1756. Hanshirou SUGIHARA died. our oldest document.

11July 1895. Hanshirou SUGIHARA was awarded testimonial.

testimonial from Japanese Government

about 1900 SUGIHARA-KAMITEN Tokyo office open. (fifth generation)

 

27 February 1928. Goushigaisha SUGIHARA-SHOUTEN.



1928 in front of our office, send all paper to the ceremony.
Inauguration ceremony of Emperor Showa.

28 January 1950, capital increase 1000000 JPY ( eight generation, Hanshirou SUGIHARA)

1993, capital increase 4000000 JPY ( nine generation, Hanshirou SUGIHARA)
01 July 1993, new products "HABUTAE".

February 1995, capital increase 10000000 JPY ( nine generation, Hanshirou SUGIHARA)

20 June 1998, new priducts "CHIGITTE name-card"

10 October 1999. "HABUTAE" become registered trademark of SUGIHA WASHIPAPER, INC.

28 December 1999, We get oridinal domain www.washiya.com.

16 December 2000, "URUWASHI" win the Desigh Wave Fukui Award.

September 2001, Special record of WASHI making by living national treasure.
21 December 2001, "URUWASHI" become registered trademark of SUGIHA WASHIPAPER, INC.

August 2002, "CHIGITTEI" become registered trademark of SUGIHA WASHIPAPER, INC.
October 2002, selected the Award. testimonial by IPEC. Tokyo Big Sight.

January 2004, Salon du Meuble de Paris 2004 exhibitions.
March 2004, from interior to wedding-dress exhibitions.
September 2004, ABITARE IL TEMPO with Setsu e Shinobu ITO.
October 2004, selected the Award. testimonial by IPEC. Tokyo Big Sight.

05 February 2005, BREATHHAT by Asahi Shinbun.
May 2005, ICFF New York .

05 January 2006, Salon du Meuble de Paris 2006

19 May 2007, ICFF New York.
21 November 2007, IFFT Tokyo Big Sight.

08 February 2008, ambiente Frankfurt am Main.
06-18 June 2008, Old imari Daikanyama.
14-22 June 2008, Erisumann Residence Yokohama.
09 September 2008, LED and washi Tokyo.

23 January 2009, Maison & Objet janvier Paris.
23 June 2009, Interior Lifestyle Tokyo.

22-26 January 2010, Maison & Objet janvier Paris.
14-19 April 2010, Salone del Mobile Milano.
07-12 October 2010, Ozone Tokyo Shinjuku.
13 Decembe 2010 Milano exhibition in Moscova December

21-25 January 2011, Maison & Objet janvier Paris.
8-29 April 2011, Paris and Lyon Project.
August September October 2011, TAKASHIMAYA 180 Anniversary project
26 December Takashimaya White Dragon.

5 January 2012 Colopla open
16-21 May 2012, Takashimaya Washi Exhibition



snow day


spring has come


SARASOUJU


Yoshinao SUGIHARA
"the history of Washi seminars."

17-19 October 2003, Hyougu Naisou Kumiai Osaka.

29 January 2004, DANTOU seminars Osaka.
26 October 2004, Seiko EPSON Tokyo.

26 February 2005, Kawashima Orimono Tokyo.
21 May 2005, Living design centor OZONE Tokyo.
20 June 2005, YAMAYAKI DESIGN Tokyo.

03 June 2006, Ecizen Washi Seinenbu Echizen.
04 August 2006, OzuWashi Tokyo.
12 August 2006, Kitchen House Hakata.
16 November 2006, Job coffee Fukui.

06 June 2008, Old Imari Daikanyama.
09 September 2008, Tepco Ginza Tokyo .
20 November 2008, Urban Life Aoyama Tokyo.

23 June 2009, seminars for public servants Fukui.
04-05 September 2009, Tepco Ginza Tokyo.
25 September 2009, Ozone Shinjuku Tokyo. with Maruya.
10 November 2009, Ozon Shinjuku Tokyo, with Noriyuki Ootsuka.

24 March 2010, Design Seminars Toyama.
21 May 2010, Hotel Metropolitan Ikebukkuro Tokyo.
12 October 2010, Machiya Seminars Kyoto.
18 October 2010, seminars for public servants Fukui.
19 October 2010, Obara Mokuzai Aichi.

11.12 April 2011, international school in Lyon
14 April 2011, City hall 6 in Lyon.

06 June 2012, Chuubu naisouzaikumiai soukai in Nagoya.
15 June 2012, NIPPON ENGINEERING COLLEGE OF HACHIOJI in Tokyo
14 July 2012, Panel discussion in Tokyo Aoyama 291
23 September 2012 Decorex exhibition in London UK
26 September 2012 Matsuya Ginza Mekiki departmet , Japan Design Committee.

14 November 2012 JAPANTEX

 



in front of our company
12 September 2009


May 5 2011 by Kaga


inside of our office
July 7 2011 by Sugi


September 12 2012 by sugi


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