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#兜町夜市2022

#BookLoungeKable

#Kabutocho-yoichi2022

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#Edible KAYABAEN

#Ao

#DialogueOfFood

#ClaessonKoivistoRune

#Curiosity

#ease

#Hoppers

#HumanNature

#teal

#Hoppers

#KNAG

#KABEAT

#teal

#Joy

#HumanNature

#ease

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#Ao

#caveman

#SwitchCoffee

#Curiosity

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Color

2022.11.25

日本橋兜町の個性的な”出店”を飲み歩きながら満喫できる街歩きイベント「兜町夜市」が初開催!

兜町夜市

12月2日(金)〜12月4日(日)開催

#Joy, #Kabutocho-yoichi2022, #兜町夜市2022

「兜町夜市」は食、音楽、アート、マーケットといった様々なイベントが同時に開催され、日本橋兜町一帯を盛り上げる街歩きイベント。初開催となる今回は、「兜町夜市ナイトマーケット」そして「兜町夜市飲み歩き」といった2つのイベン...

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Joy

2022.11.21

AIMAI "Expressions of Vagueness" created by Claesson Koivisto Rune

EVENT REPORT

#ClaessonKoivistoRune, #Joy

AIMAI - “Expressions of Vagueness", was recently held on the basement floor of a building under construction in Nihonbashi, Kabutocho. The week-long exhibition was held by Claesson Koivisto Rune (CKR), a design unit b...

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Dialogue of Food

2022.11.11

Neki

#DialogueOfFood, #Neki, #Neki

How is a particular dish or drink created? By unraveling a restaurant’s signature you reveal the chef's personality and philosophy, their commitment to the ingredients, and even the attitude of the producers. Explorin...

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Curiosity

2022.10.31

The variability that a "K" can carry
Typography that reflects the times

Shinpei Onishi

Graphic Designer / Art Director

#Curiosity, #Curiosity

Shinpei Onishi is the designer behind the K5 brand identity including all of its print materials and website. He is a designer and artist who believes that "text" is more than just a tool for conveying information. In...

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Joy

2022.10.24

11:30 am - 6:00 pm

How to enjoy Kabutocho and Kayabacho Vol.2

#Hoppers, #Joy, #OmnipollosTokyo, #SR, #teal

What kind of experiences and flow of time await you when you step into Kabutocho? Depending on the time of day, the ways in which you can enjoy the town changes greatly. The context in which the city flows at that tim...

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Dialogue of Food

2022.10.11

Ao

#Ao, #Ao, #DialogueOfFood, #K5

How is a particular dish or drink created? By unraveling a restaurant’s signature you reveal the chef's personality and philosophy, their commitment to the ingredients, and even the attitude of the producers. Explorin...

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Color

2022.09.29

Bitter Sweet Symphony.
Standing in the space between people and things

Kanae Hashimoto

teal - Manager

#Color, #teal, #teal

Kanae Hashimoto is the manager of ‘teal’, a chocolate and ice cream store on the first floor of Nisshokan, the former residence of Eiichi Shibusawa. She follows her own path, taking direction by doing things that she ...

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Joy

2022.09.20

8:00 am - 1:00 pm

How to enjoy Kabutocho and Kayabacho Vol.01

#Joy, #K5, #KABEAT, #KABUTO ONE, #KNAG

What kind of experiences and flow of time await you when you step into Kabutocho? Depending on the time of day, the ways in which you can enjoy the town changes greatly. The context in which the city flows at that tim...

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Color

2022.08.24

A revolutionary move in the world of sake
A place to share craftsmanship

Norimasa Yamamoto

President, Heiwa Brewery

#Color, #HeiwaShuzou

Heiwa Shuzo is a sake brewery that was founded in 1928. Norimasa Yamamoto is the fourth president of the brewery since taking up the role in 2019. Since then, he has initiated various changes at the brewery and his ma...

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Uncategorized

2022.08.10

La Casa “Tokyo”
The color of the city of the people

Kohei Okura

K5 PR Director / Kontext Editor

#Color, #K5

Kohei Okura, PR Director of K5, has traveled the world, taking on challenges along the way and letting his senses of the moment guide him. His latest challenge is set in Kabutocho, Tokyo: how to unravel and uncover th...

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Uncategorized

2022.07.29

Exploring the stranger's perspective
New value and context for the city

​​Yukako Ishikawa

Urban Experience Designer Co-Chairman, for Cities General Incorporated Association

#Curiosity, #Curiosity

Yukako Ishikawa of “for Cites”, a design studio for urban experiences, stays in cities and towns in Japan and abroad to conduct research, workshops, and zine production. She also provides community-led talks on topics...

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Color

2022.07.15

The connection between eating and living
A delicious revolution in Kabutocho is born

Hiroko Horiguchi

Representative of Edible Schoolyard Japan Incorporated Association and researcher of agricultural education.

#Color, #Edible KAYABAEN

Growing plants, eating, and living. Horiguchi is involved in activities to convey these connections and activities to children through classes. After working in the magazine and advertising industry, she traveled over...

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Color

2022.06.30

The two faces of one glass
The bar is the heart of the city

Kazuya Nishimura

Ao - Manager / Bartender

#Ao, #Color, #K5

Even in the city where I was born and raised, there are aspects of it that I didn't know existed. Kazuya Nishimura, bartender at "Ao," a library bar on the first floor of K5 Hotel, says he first became aware of this ‘...

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Dialogue of Food

2022.06.17

caveman Full Breakfast

#caveman, #DialogueOfFood, #K5

How is a particular dish or drink created? By unraveling a restaurant’s signature you reveal the chef's personality and philosophy, their commitment to the ingredients, and even the attitude of the producers. Explorin...

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Uncategorized

2022.05.31

Days of chasing a fashion dream
Brought back by the beauty of plants

Ito Asa

K5/KABEAT Plant Maintenance, Asa Shokubutsu

#Color, #K5

Ito Asa has spent most of her 20s working for an apparel company, after a short stint working in stage-lighting. When she ran out of energy from her uninterrupted schedule, the humble expression of plants gave her a c...

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Color

2022.05.24

Wind storm crossing the zero distance
Man who sometimes has time to spare

Kenta Mashiko

Rapper, Chef at B

#B, #Color

Lyrically and cynically spitting out his verses, the word "natural" fits Kenta Mashiko well. Perhaps no other rapper is as naive and shy as he is. Brooklyn Brewery's beer hall "B" is located in the basement of K5. Mas...

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Curiosity

2022.04.29

Music played by an orchestra named K5
A conductor that guides unique pieces

Ola Rune

Co Founder of Claesson Koivisto Rune

#ClaessonKoivistoRune, #Curiosity, #Curiosity

The Swedish design unit Claesson Koivisto Rune consists of Marten Claesson, Eero Koivisto, and Ola Rune. Also known as "CKR", the trio is active internationally in the fields of architecture and interior design. Durin...

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Color

2022.04.18

Book Lounge - a place of healing, of starting up, and of getting back on track

Jun Otaka・Kazuoki Tani

Academic Process Solutions Division, Maruzen Yushodo Co. (Jun Otaka) Metropolitan Center Kable Operations Team Operations Support. (Kazuoki Tani) Head of Kable Operations Team, Metropolitan Center.

#BookLoungeKable, #Color, #KABUTO ONE

Book Lounge Kable opened at Kabuto One last October, offering lunch and coffee in a space full of greenery. It has a wide selection of business books typical of the Kabutocho area. It’s run by Jun Otaka and Kazuoki Ta...

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Curiosity

2022.03.31

Identity guided by curiosity
Expressing the essence of an island through the tip of a brush

Daichiro Shinjo

Artist

#Curiosity, #Curiosity

Being on an island, surrounded by sea, the act of "moving" becomes a connection to the outside world. The isolation of an island, however, also allows for a unique culture and tradition. Daichiro Shinjo is an artist f...

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Color

2022.03.17

Karate, sweets, and meeting a benefactor
Creating a store that connects everything

Masumi Miyagawa

Manager of Patisserie ease

#Color, #ease, #ease

Throughout her life, Masami Miyagawa has had frequent encounters with sweets and pastries. There was always a small chance that she may have missed her calling. But by giving it her all, she’s been able to work throug...

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Color

2022.02.28

KNIT TOGETHER
A comfortable space for neighbors to be together

Miki Yoshitake

KNAG Community Builder

#Color, #KABUTO ONE, #KNAG

When you visit, there is always someone there. With the goal of making a communal space, community builder Miki Yoshitake has created "KNAG," a cafe recently opened in Kabutocho. KNAG, which means "coat hanger" in Dan...

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Color

2022.02.21

All that remains are encounters and eating.
A spice-led journey continues.

Kazushiro Ito

Owner-Chef, HOPPERS

#Color, #Hoppers, #Hoppers, #KABUTO ONE

When Kazushiro was a child he loved weekend dinners out with his family. During his twenties, he took off on a trip around the world and found something that he became deeply passionate about; spices. About 18 years a...

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Color

2022.02.15

Chasing Festival Music: A History of Film, Wine, and Objectivity

mikachuu (Mika Noda)

Human Nature

#Color, #HumanNature, #HumanNature

Like a launchpad for a rocket, she’s lived her life like a detonator. Mika Noda, aka Mikachuu of Human Nature, has been blazing her own trail while focusing on her other life and making the most of it. As she welcomes...

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Color

2022.01.31

Getting closer with customers and the city
Creating meaning through new sweets

Shohei Manago

Chef Patissier / Chef Chocolatier at ‘teal’

#Color, #teal

In the north side of Kabutocho comes a splash of blue-green. Located in the former residence of Eiichi Shibusawa, "teal" is a chocolate and ice cream store created by chef-pâtissier, Shohei Manago and owner-pâtissier ...

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Color

2022.01.21

A place where chefs’ experiences can connect.
KABEAT is the infrastructure of Kabutocho

Hisaya Kuroki

Manager of the GREENING Planning and Operations Division

#Color, #KABEAT

KABEAT is a dining restaurant where six up-and-coming chefs of the next generation supervise the creation of menus using ingredients from the best producers around Japan, with the goal of serving a wide variety of dis...

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Curiosity

2021.12.24

The garden of K5
A space made with plants of the four seasons

Kei Amano

Yard Works

#Curiosity, #K5

Kei Amano is a gardener, creating spaces using only plants as his medium. He is well known for his originality and sense of style. "The Soil" in Yamanashi Prefecture, is his home base where he plots and plans projects...

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Color

2021.12.18

Down jackets that never see the light of day
A wine advocate who isn’t afraid to take risks

Hiroki Morimoto

Manager, caveman

#caveman, #Color, #K5

Sommelier and manager of caveman, Hironori Morimoto is focused on sharing his fascinations with other people. His own experiences and an important encounter as a student have helped shape him into who he is today. Now...

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Joy

2021.12.07

Music or cooking, it’s all about experience.
Thoughts from a crossover DJ.

Licaxxx

DJ

#Joy

Licaxxx is a multi-talented creator and DJ involved in a variety of music-related activities. She’s able to traverse genres with ease, with a deep curiosity bubbling away beneath the surface. Experience, she says, is ...

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Curiosity

2021.11.29

Inside Out.
Essence and functional beauty in the details

Daisuke Obana

N. HOOLYWOOD Designer

#Curiosity

In order to understand the design and uniform style of UNITED ARROWS & SONS, which was recently adopted for K5's uniforms, we interviewed designer Daisuke Obana and asked him about his past and future relationship wit...

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Curiosity

2021.11.10

HEART of the living dead
Half-human, half-zombie.

Seiichi Saito

President of Panoramatiks (formerly known as Rhizomatiks Architecture)

#Curiosity, #KABUTO ONE

When it comes to cities, Seiichi Saito’s approach uses a mixture of architectural perspective and creative thinking. He tackles issues head-on, pulling the invisible threads of the world around him to create a clearer...

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