© 2016 by T Magpie Design & Design Management

KVK number: 65715365

 

2016-                T Magpie Design / Tomoko Kita studio , the Netherlands

2014-                T.Magpie Design Japan
2009-2014      Toshiyuki Kita Design Laboratory , Japan

2008-2009     SKANDIUM, United Kingdam


2015.8-10         Kohler, london design studio-intern

2007.10-12      Michael Young Design studio- Intern

 

 

Education

 

2014-2015    Design Products, School of design , Royal College of Art

                          (Performed one year of studies in pursuit of M.A. before exiting program)

 

2004-2007 B.A. in (Hons) Product and Furniture design,

                        Faculty of art design and architecture, Kingston University London

 

 

Exhibition

 

2017.10         Shogi-to/ SPIEL / Essen

2017. 4          One of Soft 2017 , The Book Light / Milano Salone del Mobile Fabrica del Vapore / Milan

2017. 4          Shogi-to / Milano Salone del Mobile Satelite / Milan

2015. 4          One of Soft/ Milano Salone del Mobile Satelite / Milan

2014. 4          Bimbi /Selected for Temporary museum for New design / Milan

2013. 11          Bimbi/ Liveng & Design 2013 / Osaka

2009.6          The Book Light / Interior Life style 2009 / Tokyo

2008.8          The Book Light /  selected by Editor's ChoiceHome & Interior  / Scotland

2007. 9         The Book Light ( p45 ) / TENT LONDON / London  

2005.4          Short film (Kingston University from British Council) )/ Milano Salone del Mobile / Milan

2003.4          Children chair/ HANAWAKATOMO /Milano Salone del mobile, Satelite / Milan

 

 

Tomoko translates low technology and old cultures to current lifestyles.Using her insight led and human-centered approach to design she rethinks and redesigns both how devices work and how to use them.

伝統工芸や地場産業、国際見本市、海外メーカーのプロジェクト等に携わり、日本、香港、イギリスのデザインスタジオを経て、2016年春にオランダでデザインスタジオ T Magpie Designt / Tomoko Kita Studioを設立。ロイヤルカレッジオブアート修士課程中退。イギリス、キングストン大学Product & Furniture学科2007年卒。その他に化学系の学士課程修了。

Tomoko Kita
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Founder & Designer