The 8 trainees who arrived in Osaka on October 2 completed the 29-day training program and returned to their countries on October 30.
This year, the trainees had a chance to visit more structures designed by Ando Sensei than previous years, including Ando Gallery and Chapel on Mount Rokko (Kobe).
A call was made for the 2019 Ando Program trainees (Application Guidelines and Form below) and among the 52 applicants from 15 countries, 8 trainees from 7 countries (Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Thailand, Bangladesh, China, Philippines, Vietnam) were invited.
Program Reports on the Official OFIX Facebook Page
Details of the program were reported on the OFIX Facebook from October 2 to October 30. The series has 10 posts including reports contributed by trainees.