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Nendo has designed a three-piece accessory collection for dogs.
Tokujin Yoshioka’s "Spider's Thread" installation makes use of growing crystals to create a delicate sculpture of a chair.
Nendo's "Oke" collection of drinking vessels are made using 2 000-year-old wood.
Nendo's new set of Pebble bowls, available in different colours and sizes, are versatile and hard working, with the smooth silhouette of a river pebble.
Between space and time
The tangibility of human presence in a networked society is what Masa Kawamura and his creative lab PARTY explore in their "Not There" exhibition in Tokyo.
Bean to bottle
Nendo's packaging design for Coffee Beer is simple, yet bespoke while managing to be cost-effective without compromising the brand identity of the product.
Packaging for sake
Simple and elegant, Nendo's packaging solution for a new Japanese wine (sake) reflects the craftsmanship that went into producing the drink.
Shigeru Ban took part in Kenya Hara's "House Version" exhibition, showcasing the Western influence on Japanese lifestyle.
We wanted to bring the family portrait into the next century – Masashi Kawamura
Masashi Kawamura talks to Dezeen about the pop-up 3D photo booth he ran in Tokyo last year.
Nendo, by Oki Sato, has been called one of the most talented Japanese design firms working today.
androp "Bright Siren" by Masashi Kawamura
Masashi Kawamura's light animation for an interactive music video allows fans to create their own "strobe messages" to embed into the video.
SOUR "Hibi no Neiro" by Masashi Kawamura
A Japanese band's fans from across the world feature in their music video, thanks to just a webcam and the creative experimentation of Masashi Kawamura.
Nendo's latest exhibition space invites surprise and curiosity through a unique concept of using "people" to mark sections.
Nendo's latest collection of furniture resembles splintered wood in an elegant style.
Nendo’s Shivering Bowls explore the pleasure that can be derived from an object’s touch.
Nendo's latest collection of tableware, "Bottleware" draws inspiration from the original Coca-Cola "contour bottle" and sustainable product design.
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Sputniko! is an artist and designer who creates machines, films and music that explores technology, feminism and pop culture.
Manabu Mizuno studied graphic design at Tama Art University. After graduating in 1996, he joined the advertising company Pablo Production.
Launched in 1997, +81 is a magazine that covers creative scenes around the world from graphic design to fashion, photography, film, and music.
Me, myself & Dai
From the frontlines of Dai Fujiwara’s entourage of groupies, Sandhya Lalloo witnesses a creative master fuelled by minimalism and humility.
Fishing for nonsense
We persevered... and got some sense out of 'nonsense pioneer' Nobumichi Tosa.
Shigeru Ban is a Japanese architect renowned for his innovative work with, particularly, cardboard.
Japanese industrial designer Naoto Fukasawa is one of the world's most influential designers.
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