Aritaka Nakamura has won lots of prizes in renowned flower competitions in Japan. Currently, based at his own atelier flowers laboratory Kikyuh in Tokyo, he energetically works on floral decorations for events, TV studio, weddings, floral demonstrations and lecture presentations all over Japan.
He says, Flowers are beautiful in themselves, but we cut them away from the root and use them. So, he wants to get the most out of their natural beauty and make them more beautiful and brighten.
As shown in his words, his flower design is the one that accentuates the perfect beauty of the flowers and fully utilize their characteristics, which definitely attracts many people. He inspires people with his flower design and seeks all the possibility of showing flowers. He keeps on challenging.
White Dahlia is engraved on his business card. The flower language of dahlia is thankfulness. The reason why he chooses Dahlia is that he believes he is here because of all the support of the people that he fortunately met in his life and also he tries not to forget a feeling of gratitude always.
With having the deep feeling for the flowers and making the most of gratitude feeling, he is the one who shall express the fascination and joy of the floral design and decoration, expanding the possibility of floral design in this World Cup Championship in Berlin.
- Owner of flower laboratory Kikyuh
1st Grade, Floral Decoration Specialist (Japanese national qualification)