Posts Tagged ‘nendo’

“Soft” Furniture Collection by Nendo

June 21st, 2017

Instead of going the typical padded route for softness, they used sheets of 1.5 mm thick polycarbonate and achieved a similar cushioning by laminating and bending it.

Kaleidoscopic Ivy installation by Nendo, Tokyo – Japan

June 7th, 2017

For the exhibition, the school’s headteacher Akane Teshigahara commissioned Nendo to create a site-specific installation that would span the first floor of Tokyo’s Sogetsu Plaza, where the school is based. This space was designed as a stone garden by landscape architect and artist Isamu Noguchi, and is dominated by grey-toned rock that has been carved into different surfaces.

‘Invisible outlines’ exhibiton by Nendo at Milan Design Week

April 14th, 2017

A total of 16 collections have been carefully curated and placed in the seven rooms to showcase the theme that interprets the blurred boundaries, outlines and borders of objects and things.

Wonder Room boutique by Nendo, Bangkok – Thailand

March 6th, 2017

Now enlarged to a sizeable 200 sqm. [2,153 sq.ft.], the Wonder Room flaunts a graphic palette of bold multi-coloured stripes as a backdrop of studio prerequisites such as a canvas frame, easel and photo frame.

Unprinted Material exhibition by Nendo, Tokyo – Japan

October 25th, 2016

The exhibition, in three white rooms, reified the ream with a series of simple outlines of paper sheets. In the first room, the outlines were A1 size, in the second, postcard-size and in the third, the outlines hint at objects seemingly crafted from folded paper.

Siam Discovery by Nendo & Urban, Bangkok – Thailand

September 21st, 2016

To allow tech-savvy consumers to relate personally to its products, Siam Discovery introduced a special smartphone app that divulges details such a brand’s backstory. The app uses location-based services to notify users of the latest offerings and discounts as they approach an area of interest; these features are estimated to increase purchases by up to 45 per cent.

The Space in Between exhibition by nendo, Holon – Israel

June 10th, 2016

There are also plenty of gaps or spaces within things. Widening, truncating, or replacing these gaps with completely different elements can bring about new functions and meanings from the inside.

Marsotto Edizioni Light & Shadow installation by Nendo, Milan – Italy

April 21st, 2016

Furniture was arranged in a complete symmetrical manner in each space, so that as soon as one enters the room they are standing right at the boundary of the spaces. A visual effect was created as though the spaces were reflecting each other like a mirror, along with the pillars that were rhythmically arranged.

Tangle side table by Nendo for Cappellini

April 18th, 2016

A side table with just one leg that is twisted. By placing the leg of another table into the twisted section of the first, the two tables appear to be entwined together, as if holding hands.

50 manga chairs installation by Nendo at Friedman Benda Gallery, Milan – Italy

April 14th, 2016

This installation of 50 manga chairs is the result of adapting the strong symbolic nature of manga comics to furniture design.

Connel Coffee by Nendo, Tokyo – Japan

February 18th, 2016

The “stream” flooring designed by nendo has been fitted throughout to smoothly unify the bi-partitioned space.

Colourful shadows exhibition at EYE OF GYRE by Nendo, Tokyo – Japan

February 7th, 2016

The rooms were subtly connected by inviting the visitors through a 200mm wide, 33m long elongated display table, since the gallery space was of a rather complex arrangement being segmented into small spaces.

Seibu women’s fashion floor by Nendo, Tokyo – Japan

February 1st, 2016

The design of the sales area is inspired by a circus tent, and the collection of the brands are arranged to give the impression of market stalls.

Chocolatexturebar by Nendo

January 25th, 2016

“Chocolatexture”, released in 2015, was based on the theme of chocolates with the same raw materials but with diverse textures, and different tastes created from those distinctive textures.

Emergency aid kit by Nendo for Sugita Ace

November 13th, 2015



Nendo’s MINIM+AID kit contains emergency supplies for earthquake victims

ARAM Furniture Collection by nendo for GANDIABLASCO

November 5th, 2015



The ARAM collection by GANDIABLASCO came about from its innate curiosity about the everyday.

Beauty Library by Nendo, Aoyama – Japan

July 8th, 2015



Beauty Library by Nendo, Aoyama – Japan

Japan Pavilion by Atsushi Kitagawara at Milan Expo 2015, Milan – Italy

May 13th, 2015

Japan Pavilion by Atsushi Kitagawara at Milan Expo 2015, Milan – Italy

Theory Store by Nendo, Los Angeles – California

April 16th, 2015

Focusing on the fashion brand’s reputations for basics that are both ‘hip’ and functional, Nendo have added to the number of Theory stores it has designed with two new additions in Los Angeles.