INTRODUCTION

So Communications was established in January 2013 by Mariko and Karin Kuwahara. Mariko and Karin have a Japanese father and a Dutch mother and were raised in Tokyo. Mariko has lived in the Netherlands since 2003. She started her career in translation and interpretation during her studies at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie. After her graduation, she started to work professionally as an interpreter. Karin has been living in the Netherlands since 2010. After her studies in Paris, she studied museology at the Reinwardt Academie Amsterdam. She speaks Dutch, Japanese and French fluently and she has years of experience translating different types of texts.












WHAT WE DO

translation / interpretation / editorial work / intermediation / research

Areas
Art and culture / education / design
public services / e-commerce
environment / social welfare / tourism

Languages
English / Dutch / Japanese

Clients
  Television companies
NHK / TBS / BS TV Asahi / Fuji TV

 Magazines
AXIS / Bungei Shunjū /
ELLE DECOR JAPAN / UOMO JAPAN

  Others
Jena Plan Japan / K.K. Kyodo News /
National Diet Library Japan /
mbassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Tokyo /
Piet Hein Eek / The Asahi Shinbun / Tokyo Bike









WHO WE ARE

So Communications was established in January 2013 by Mariko and Karin Kuwahara. Mariko and Karin have a Japanese father and a Dutch mother and were raised in Tokyo. Mariko has lived in the Netherlands since 2003. She started her career in translation and interpretation during her studies at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie. After her graduation, she started to work professionally as an interpreter. Karin has been living in the Netherlands since 2010. After her studies in Paris, she studied museology at the Reinwardt Academie Amsterdam. She speaks Dutch, Japanese and French fluently and she has years of experience translating different types of texts.









CONTACT

MARIKO KUWAHARA (tolk/coördinator)
+31 (0) 626988245
mariko@socommunications.nl

KARIN KUWAHARA (vertaler/coördinator)
+31 (0) 616927871
karin@socommunications.nl

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Fotografie: Hideo Kuwahara
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