“Happy Birthday to Us, Happy Birthday to Us, Happy Birthday, Dear Uuuuuuuussss, Happy Birthday to Us”

Asakura Robinson Company celebrates NINE, yes NINE, years in business today! Wow, a LOT has happened over the past nine years. A LOT has happened over the past year! We had our best year in 2012, and 2013 is shaping up in much the same way. We’re ramping up locations and talent: at the beginning of 2013 we announced the opening of our offices in Ho Chi Minh City and  Newport Beach, and a renewed relationship with sister-firm, LPD in Tokyo. As 2013 develops there will be one more location surprise and some staff additions as we take on new...
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The Cultural Landscape Foundation Hosts the Weber Estate Tour

Over the weekend, Keiji was featured as one of three designers in The Cultural Landscape Foundation’s Garden Dialogue tours in Houston.  Keiji and Client, David Weber, toured with over 30 participants through the 20 acre Japanese Garden at the Weber Estate in Magnolia, Texas.  The gardens are immaculately maintained and the azaleas and fringe trees  were near peak bloom.  Keiji gave a brief overview of Japanese Garden types and their comparison to western gardens....
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ARC Walks for the Woods

On Saturday, April 4th, Team Asakura Robinson will join hundreds of Houstonians  for the second year as they support Walk for the Woods, an event hosted by the Woods Project. The organization’s mission is as follows: We prepare students for college and beyond by developing life and leadership skills through wilderness exploration. Our program encourages interest in science and the environment through focused outdoor education programming and hands-on learning opportunities. We’re expanding students’ world view through exposure to challenging situations and diverse environments. This summer students will get to explore within one of these three exciting locations: Yosemite National Park Donner Pass Glacier National Park...
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Collaboration:əməkdaşlıq

At Asakura Robinson Company, we believe a successful project requires a collaborative design process engaging with a client. In collaboration, our design process is enhanced by the improvisational and creative outputs of a variety of disciplines who share like minded sympathetic responses. We are highly energized by the process and in return, our clients and communities where we work are enriched by the creativity of the collaboration.           1. Asakura Robinson Company, Genesis Park Sculpture Garden, Houston, Texas 2. Buro Happold, M8 Harthill Pedestrian Bridge, Scotland 3. Metalab, Tolerance Sculptures, Houston, Texas...
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Garden Dialogues: Houston

On March 23, get exclusive access to the private gardens of the Weber Estate in Magnolia, near Houston and hear directly from the designer, Keiji Asakura, and clients, the Webers, about their collaborative process. How do clients and designers work together? What makes for a great, enduring collaboration? Garden Dialogues provides unique opportunities for small groups to visit some of today’s most beautiful gardens created by some of the most accomplished designers currently in practice. Saturday, March 23rd, 10:30 to 12 | Magnolia Register here: http://tclf.org/event/garden-dialogues-houston  The Weber Estate Keiji Asakura of Asakura Robinson Company Keiji Asakura has helped the owners of the heavily wooded,...
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