Nendo aims to provide small moments to people. Some of those might be hidden in our everyday but they definitely make our days more interesting, and richer. This is Oki Sato’s, the architect... Read more directing Nendo Studio, intention. Sato has been considered one of the brightest talents in a new generation of Japanese minimalist designers.
Born in 1977, in Toronto (Canada), Sato established the first Nendo Studio in Tokyo in 2002. Today, Nendo Offices are established in other cities such as Milan and Singapore. Sato’s work is well known within the industry and therefore it is appreciated by many. This architect has been rewarded multiple times for his designs, has been a jury member of the iF awards himself and has lectured in various universities in Tokyo.
In 2006, the Newsweek Magazine considered Oki Sato one of the 100 most respected Japanese and in 2007 the same magazine considered Nendo Studio one of the top 100 small Japanese companies.
Nendo has already worked for for well known brands such as Coca-Cola, Cartier, Armani and Puma, among others. In the furniture design sector, Nendo has produced products for manufacturers such as Cappellini, Kartell and Offect.Read more
Nendo Studio Furniture Designs
Bambi is a light table entirely made of aluminium. A great option for a writing desk or small breakout table.
Thin Black is a geometrical low coffee table creating a three dimensional optical illusion.
Antler is available with a matching cushion with Tibetan lamb fur. Feet are in ash with plastic slides.
Island Coffee Table, designed by Nendo Studio, is laser cut with two main elements of different heights.