Keita Suzuki + PRODUCT DESIGN CENTER

Product designer, born in 1982. Founded the Product Design Center in 2012. Influenced by his grandfather, a renown art collector, he has gained big interests in the beauty of Japanese and Asian art and crafts since his childhood. He was later attracted by the field of product design with focus of people’s daily life and activities. Developing the idea of ‘steady innovation’, by which product design is seen as part of a historical time-line, he aims to move it forward with making a beautiful standards both in product and public design. 

Participated in the Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Etienne 2015 as a guest designer. He became the first Asian designer to be selected as a finalist for the Hublot Design Prize 2016, and is the youngest juror for the Good Design Award in Japan.


Award

HUBLOT DESIGN PRIZE 2016 Finalist - Swiss Confederation

D&AD Graphite Pencil 2016 - UK

London International Award 2015 - UK

Red Dot Design Award - Germany

iF Product Design Award - Germany

Bombay Sapphire “Art of Martini 2006” Grand-Prix Winner - Japan,UK

Laurel Prize 2019 - Japan

Good Design Award - Japan

Tokyo Midtown Award - Japan


Private Exhibition

LINE by Keita Suzuki - Sori Yanagi Design Memorial (Japan)

60’s Sounds, 60 Spirits - Fritz Hansen Aoyama (Japan)


Group Exhibition

Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Etienne 2015 - Cité du design (France)


Collaborative Exhibition

Emergence of Form - AGC - Ventura Centrale (Italy)

Emergence of Form TOKYO Edition - AGC - AGC Studio (Japan) 



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