Welcome to Sanctuary Niseko, acreative services/ design office and gallery based in Niseko, Japan with 20 years' experience in design and creative consultancy. We specialise in print /graphics, and interior design.




What's On Niseko by Explore Niseko - Concept and Planning, Design and Layout, editorial support (2018/19)

Powderlife magazine - Creative direction, design support (2018)

The Niseko Company - brochure, ads (2018)

Niseko Property - brochure, ads

Hana Ridge Niseko & Loft Niseko - ad design (2018)

Kamimura - ad design (2018)

hirafu188 - brochure & ad design (2018)

Tokyu Resort - ad design (2018)

The White Room - ad (2018)

Niseko Summer Art Festival by Kiyoe Gallery - planning and event support, identity design, collaterals (2018)

Ki Niseko - interior revamp (ongoing)

Marika Ashtanga Yoga - branding, flyer design (2018)

Tsutomu Yoshinaro Yoga workshop - flyer, marketing support (2018)

Cat Alip Douglas & Phil Douglas Yoga Workshop - flyer, marketing support (2018)


Powderlife and Summerlife magazines - Magazine direction and design revamp, Creative direction, design and layout (Winter 2017/18),

What's On newsletter by Explore Niseko - Concept and Planning, Design and Layout, editorial support (2017/18)

Hokkaido Tracks office - interior revamp (2017)

Ki Niseko - interior revamp (ongoing)

Niseko Property - Niseko Property Real Estate Brochure (2017/18), Signage and Marketing materials (2017)

The Niseko Company - ad design (2017)

Matthew Suites - ad design (2017)

hirafu188 - ad design (2017)

Takumi Otsuka - ad design (2017)

Seshu, HIrafu - interior revamp (2017)

Tokyu Resort Group - brochure, graphic design (2017)

Kiyoe Gallery - AYA Niseko Art Festival (August 2017), 'WA - a celebration of Japanese art & culture'- graphic design (winter 2017)

Casi 67, Hirafu - interior revamp and project coordination (2015/2017)

Apartment at Niseko Landmark View, Hirafu - interior revamp (2017)

Hirafu Cabin, Hirafu - interior revamp (2017)

Nicao Chocolate by The Cocoa Project, Niseko – branding and marketing support (2017)

Ohtani Nimmo, Niseko - logo, identity (2017)

Foxwood Show house, Higashiyama - Interior consultancy & design (with Hokkaido Tracks and SAAD Architects)  (2016/17)

Kemushi/Cabins 2 Show house, St Moritz  - Interior consultancy, FF&E (with Hokkaido Tracks) (2016/17)

Yukikage, Elevation, Niseko - Interior design (architecture by SAAD, project management by Hokkaido Tracks, master plan by Kengo Kuma, land development by Zekkei (2016/17) - First custom luxury home at Elevation, Hirafu. 



Powderlife and Summerlife magazines - Design Consultancy – magazine direction and design revamp, Creative direction and design, (Winter 2016/17)

What's On newsletter by Explore Niseko - Concept and Planning, Design and Layout (2016/17)

Gorilla Niseko, Shiki - Revamp, branding and identity, creative direction, interior design, visual graphics, visual merchandising, graphic design, marketing (2016)

Explore Niseko, Odin Place, Niseko (2016) - space planning & design

Nisade Lounge, Odin Place, Niseko (2016) - FF&E support

Zaka, Odin Place, Niseko (2016) - Visual Merchandising support

Niseko Taproom, Odin Place, Niseko (2016) - space planning / consultancy

Kira Kira penthouse - FF&E consultancy and support (with Hokkaido Tracks) (2016)

Niseko Property - Niseko Property Real Estate Brochure (2016/17), New Head Officedesign consultancy (2016), Marketing materials - Ads, Advertorials

Kabayama House - architecture & design consultancy, project management with Niseko Property & Atelier Aku Architects (2016)

Niseko Gourmet and Niseko Boutiques - design, marketing collaterals (2015/16)

Niseko Promotions Board - brochure article - copy and layout (2016)



The Vale Niseko Lobby (2015-16)

GoKisetsu Niseko - Upper Hirafu Onsen Spa Residences (with Niseko Property) - development,  project, design and creative consultancy, branding and identity, media and advertising, website (2015/16) 

Niseko Property - design, architecture, planning and projects consultancy, feasibility studies, project coordination, marketing strategy and planning (new condominium and residential developments, residential renovations), corporate identity, branding, collaterals, marketing, communication and media consultancy (2015) Niseko Property Real Estate Brochure (2015/16)

Penthouse at Akazora, Niseko (2015)

Konkurito, Niseko (2015)

2 units Hotel-Residence in Hirafu, Niseko (on hold)



Studio Peter Tay - creative consultancy, media support, identity, branding and public relations (ongoing), creative consultancy, President's Design Award (2014), Venice Biennale exhibition (2014), website (Dec 2013)

Niseko Property Down Town office, Hirafu (2014)

Niseko Resorts Group - media support (Mar 2014)



Peter Tay, monograph (Published May 2013) (with Editor Prof. Erwin Viray and Photographer John Heng)



Daily Ashtanga sessions with Tsutomu Yonashiro (July 2016)

Summer Yoga Weekend with Tsutomu Yonashiro and Lisa Pollard (July 2016)

Ashtanga Practitioner's Clinic with Nancy Gilgoff (May, 2016)

Jivamukti Yoga workshop with cat alip-douglas (2015, 2016)

Cow Parade Niseko Sayonara Party (Oct 2015)(with Tess Stomski, Niseko Gourmet; Greg Hough, Niseko Promotions Board, Yuichi Kamimura (Restaurant Kamimura), Dennis van den Brink (Niseko Green Farm), Shinichi Maeda (An Dining), and Ki Niseko)

Cow Parade Launch Party (July 2015) (with Tess Stomski, Niseko Gourmet; Greg Hough, Niseko Promotions Board, and Niseko Village)

Peter Tay Studio monograph launch - (Kyoto) at Media Shop and Talk at Kyoto Institute of Technology (May 2013), (Singapore) at Luxe Gallery (Oct 2013), Monograph Launch (Hong Kong) (Nov 2013)



More about us and what we do

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