Who we are - profile images

Here you can download images of people involved in the creation and operation of Japan House London: Chief Creative Director, Hara Kenya; Interior Designer, Katayama Masamichi; Director General, Michael Houlihan; Director - Programming, Simon Wright; and others involved with Japan House London. 

Please take note of captions when downloading images.

Hara Kenya, Chief Creative Director of Japan House London and President of Nippon Design Center. Image credit: Tsutsui Yoshiaki.

Find out more about Hara Kenya here

Katayama Masamichi, interior designer of Japan House London and Founder and Principal of Wonderwall. Credit image: Kurigami Kazumi.

Find out more about Katayama’s design concept for Japan House London here.

Hara Kenya, Chief Creative Director of Japan House London and President of Nippon Design Center. Image credit: Tsutsui Yoshiaki.

Find out more about Hara Kenya here

Kato Saeko, Curator of The Shop at Japan House London

Haba Yoshitaka of BACH, the book director for Japan House London. Image credit: Fujita Kazuhiro. Please note that more images of Haba Yoshitaka can be found in the 'Library' section of the press centre. 

Find out more about the Library at Japan House London curated by Haba Yoshitaka here.  

The restaurant at Japan House London is named after the restaurant's Executive Chef and Director Shimizu Akira. Find out more about Akira restaurant here

Michael Houlihan, Director General, Japan House London. Find out more about Michael here

Michael Houlihan, Director General, Japan House London. Find out more about Michael here

Simon Wright, Director - Programming, Japan House London. Find out more about Simon here

Simon Wright, Director - Programming, Japan House London. Find out more about Simon here

Hara Kenya, Chief Creative Director of Japan House London and President of Nippon Design Center. Image credit: Tsutsui Yoshiaki.

Find out more about Hara Kenya here

Hara Kenya, Chief Creative Director, and Masamichi Katayama, interior designer, of Japan House London.

Michael Houlihan, Director General, Japan House London. Find out more about Michael here

Hara Kenya, Chief Creative Director, and Masamichi Katayama, interior designer, of Japan House London.

Carolyn Burnett, Director - Corporate Development, Japan House London. Find out more about Carolyn here