The Window Research Institute is an incorporated foundation dedicated to contributing to the development of architectural culture through collecting and disseminating a wide range of ideas and knowledge related to windows and architecture, supporting research, and assisting and organizing cultural initiatives.
The research project “Windowology” was launched as part of these activities by Window Research Institute based on the belief that ‘windows represent civilization and culture’.
In addition to conducting research activities, the Institute has been working together with other research institutions, museums, private agencies, etc. both in and outside Japan on international interdisciplinary projects focused on themes such as architecture, culture, and art.
Overview of the Foundation
Name: Window Research Institute
President: Tadahiro Yoshida
Address: 1-1 Kanda Izumi-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Date of Establishment: July 24, 2018
Articles of Incorporation: PDF (available in Japanese only)