NAOTO FUKASAWA: EMBODIMENT
Naoto Fukasawa’s simple, restrained, and user-friendly products have an extraordinarily universal appeal. Featuring more than 100 of his latest designs, including furniture, phones, watches, fashion, luggage, and accessories, Naoto Fukasawa: Embodiment perfectly captures Fukasawa’s perspective on the dynamic interplay between people, places, and things. It places the designer’s products into the context of the contemporary design world and offers a firsthand account of Fukasawa’s design philosophy.
Naoto Fukasawa is one of the foremost Japanese product designers working today. Having worked previously for IDEO in the US, he established his own company, Naoto Fukasawa Design, in 2003. He is responsible for the groundbreaking wall- mounted CD player for Muji and has designed for other renowned companies including Driade, B&B Italia, Herman Miller, Issey Miyake, Alessi, and Lamy.