Naoto Fukasawa

Fukazawa Fukusawa's notebook looks like the layout of a book, possible a future pubication of the author. It shows black and white sketches, letting the observer see the creative process of the artist.

Is a product designer and se has continued to hold workshops based upon his own thoughts regarding the transposition of human unconsciousness into design - a philosophy that could be best expressed using the terms "Without Thought" or "The Center of Consciousness" He has worked with major companies both national and from overseas like in Italy, France, Germany and Northern Europe. His wall-mounted CD player for MUJI, humidifier for ±0 (PLUS MINUS ZERO), and INFOBAR and Neon for au/KDDI are part of The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA, New York) design collection and he has won over sixty awards.

In 2007, he was accorded the title of Honorable Royal Designer for Industry (Royal Society of Arts). Fukasawa is one of the directors for 21_21 Design Sight. He is a professor at Musashino Art University and a visiting professor at Tama Art University. He has authored "An Outline of Design" (Toto Shuppan), "Naoto Fukasawa"(Phaidon Press), co-authored " Dezain no Seitaigaku" (Tokyo Shoseki) and "Optimum" (Rikuyosha). "THE OUTLINE The unseen outline of Things" is going to be held in 21_21 Design Sight (Tokyo Midtown Garden) from October 2009 to January 2010 and a has published a publication "The outline" with the photographer Mr.Tamotsu Fujii (Hachette Fujingaho Co., Ltd).

Job: Product Designer