Contributor Item Type Metadata
Surname or Business Name
Sculptor and Landscape Architect
Dr Colin Okashimo (Canada/Singapore) is a sculptor, landscape architect, and master planner. Of Japanese descent, Dr Okashimo was born and raised in Canada, where he graduated in landscape architecture at the University of Guelph in 1982. He moved to Singapore and established his own practice in 1996. He has designed intriguing landscapes for hospitality and residential projects across Asia. His PhD thesis is titled Art as Contemplative Place with Reference to the Sited Works of Isamu Noguchi(London’s University of Arts, 2007), and he has published a book titled Provoking Calm: The Artworks of Colin K. Okashimo. He was awarded the Singapore President’s Designer of the Year Award in 2015.
Country of Practice
Public Resource Centre Affiliation
“Colin Okashimo,” NTU CCA Singapore Digital Archive, accessed February 6, 2023, https://ntuccasingapore.omeka.net/items/show/4070.
|This Item||Is Part Of||Item: Exhibition (de)Tour: Landscape Design, Hybridity, and Public Art by Dr Colin Okashimo