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Hana Ishikawa

Design Principal, site design group, ltd. in Chicago United States

Hana Ishikawa is the Design Principal at site design group, ltd., often leading the design process with complex, yet thoughtful ideas. Hana’s projects, more than 100 of them since her tenure, have ranged from master planning of modern entertainment complexes, traditional commercial interiors, and historic streetscapes to contemporary urban parks.

Constantly looking for visually enticing environments from the rigid structure of classical aesthetics to cutting-edge modern design, whether it is conceptual design or construction details, she enjoys merging innovation and logic into all aspects of design. Born into a family of designers in Tokyo, with her unique educational history and eclectic job history at many different types of firms, her experience is diverse. Hana is fluent in Japanese and has forgotten most of her French.

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The Things You Remember From Childhood

BY HANA ISHIKAWA
IN CHICAGO

Hana Ishikawa's career has been inspired by the playgrounds of her childhood.

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PAST VOL 39

Chicago @ Martyrs'
Sep 06, 2016