Articles tagged Nendo


Nendo develops a tripartite hair salon for efficiency and quality

TOKYO – Research showing that infrequent haircuts can lead to damaged hair prompted Nendo and Takara Belmont to design a pared-down salon experience. 


Nendo reinterprets the hourglass for Panerai watches

TOKYO – For an installation at Spiral in Aoyama, Tokyo, Nendo offered a new spin on the traditional hourglass for Italian watch brand Panerai.


Paul Barbera's new book Where They Create: Japan is out now!

AMSTERDAM – Frame is proud to present its latest title Where They Create: Japan – Creative Studios Shot by Paul Barbera.

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Nendo gives department-store shopping a carnival twist in Japan

TOKYO – When tasked with updating the women’s fashion area of Japanese department store Seibu Shibuya, Nendo opted for an amusement-park theme that would appeal to the younger woman.


Nendo's retrospective reveals The Space in Between at Design Museum Holon

HOLON – Israel's Design Museum Holon holds the first extensive retrospective of Japanese studio Nendo and its founder Oki Sato's work, exploring the spaces in between designs to bring about new …

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Nendo reflects the dark side of marble furniture for Marsotto Edizioni

MILAN – Amid the colour splashes at Milan Design Week 2016, Light & Shadow is a sanctuary of a monochrome nature created by Nendo for Marsotto Edizioni.


Alcantara Wood by Nendo

Nendo unveiled a site-specific project within the exhibition Alcantara - Technology of Dreams at the Palazzo Reale in Milan, combining innovation and technology with the tradition of Italian …


Backyard by Nendo

Oki Sato's retail interior for Japanese brand 'by | n' links atelier and boutique at three Seibu Sogo department stores.


COS x Nendo Installation

Classic white shirts which define the COS fashion brand are arranged into sweeping lines, passing through nestled and stacked steel frames.


Lump Series by Nendo

Purity of form and tactility are the driving factors behind Lump collection. In tune with Kanae Hasegawa’s investigation of revived Japanese artisanal traditions (published in Frame #97, out on 1 …

Interior Design

Theory by Nendo

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 …


Spicebox by Nendo

Spicebox is a digital agency that works in such areas as strategic planning, interactive promotion and creative digital marketing. The brand’s name is meant to symbolize its ability to surprise, …