SHADE Institute is an IRS certified 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

About the Institute

SHADE Institute is Hawaii's first public interest design organization. Public interest design is a growing sector of non-profit and pro-bono practice in the planning architectural and engineering fields around the world.


The Institute's mission is to provide community-based planning and design through intern training and professional mentorship to underserved communities and other non-profit organizations

PROJECTs

Summer 2015

Summer 2016

Summer 2017


SHADE OFFICERS

Joel Kurokawa, ASLA
President

Meril Dobrin Fujiki
Secretary

Lei Naomi Sakamoto
Treasurer

Dean Sakamoto, FAIA, NCARB, LEED AP
Executive Director

SHADE DIRECTORS

Stephanie Chang, M.A.
Lorenda Lo, ASLA, LEED AP
Aki Marceau, AICP, LEED AP
Ichiro Sekimitsu, MBA
Elliott van Wies, MURP
Gary Yee, AIA, LEED AP
Douglas Imig, Ph.D.
Shanton Antolin, D.Arch, Associate AIA

MEET THE 2018 SUMMER FELLOWS

Connie Kwan                   Kevin Kim                          Kyler Carlson               Lee Hao Rong               Onam Bisht          University of                  Cornell University             Brown University         National University         Cornell University
San Francisco                                                                                                    of Singapore

BA in Architecture          M.R.P Candidate             BA in Urban Studies              B.Arch                     M.R.P Candidate
                                                                                           Candidate

2017 SUMMER FELLOWS

       Kate Fisher                             Rhett Han                                  Zachary Small                             Vivian Zou                      Yale University                     Cornell University                         Cornell University                      Cornell University

 M.Arch Candidate                    M.R.P Candidate                         M.R.P Candidate                        M.R.P Candidate


Application Details

If you are interested, please submit the following to admin@shadegroupllc.com

  • Statement of Interest (1 page max)
  • Resume listing your contacts, education, work experience, and 3 References (names/contacts)
  • Work samples which you think relate to this project (5 max, PDF format, reduced file size)