Conferral of the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette upon Prof. Wybe Kuitert (June 14, 2022)
During the ceremony, Ambassador Horinouchi delivered a congratulatory speech and conferred the decoration upon Prof. Kuitert after presenting the Patent of Decoration.
Close friends, family members and more were present to congratulate Prof. Kuitert on his decoration.
On November 3, 2020, the Government of Japan announced the foreign recipients of the 2020 Autumn Conferment of Decorations.
Among them, Prof. Wybe Kuitert, former Professor of Landscape Architecture department at the Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Seoul National University will receive “The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette” in recognition of his contribution to promoting Japanese culture and understanding of Japan through the study of landscape architecture in and outside of the Netherlands.
|The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays
with Rosette and its ribbon (left)