Naoto Fukasawa


The first monograph to be published on one of the best-known Japanese product designers working today


Edited by Naoto Fukasawa with essays by Antony Gormley, Jasper Morrison and others


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About the book
  • Naoto Fukasawa (b.1956) is one of the best-known Japanese product designers working today, achieving widespread recognition with his groundbreaking wall-mounted CD player, designed for MUJI in 1999
  • Fukasawa has won acclaim for his innovative designs of familiar objects, which are based on his close observations of how we use things in our everyday lives
  • This is the first monograph to be published on this imaginative designer 
  • This book charts his success within the IDEO design firm in the USA, at MUJI and in his own company, Naoto Fukasawa Design
  • Explores all aspects of Fukasawa's design range, from umbrellas and vases to sofas, mobile phones and packaging
  • Illustrated with never-before-seen photographs and drawings and edited by Fukasawa himself, this book places the designer's products into the context of the contemporary design world and offers a first-hand account of Fukasawa's design philosophy
  • Includes contributions from Antony Gormley, Jasper Morrison and Bill Moogridge from IDEO

 
 

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