NEWS

  • 04 Dec.2017New year hours: Our studio is closed from 29 December to 4 January.

  • 28 Nov.2017Website revised.

  • 28 Nov.2017A new Buddhist altar was presented at Wakabayashi Butsugu.



Profile

Keita SHIMIZU
designer, Chief of Creative Norm
supporter of more trees
Adjunct Lecturer of Joshibi University of Art and Design

1974 Born In Tokyo. Spent childhood in the USA
1998 Graduated with BA from Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music (present Tokyo University of the Arts)
2000 Earned MA from Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music (present Tokyo University of the Arts) 2003 Started activities in Milan
2004 Established Creative Norm
2006 Moved stronghold to Yokohama
2015 Moved studio to Kichijoji, Tokyo

awards
2006 Design Report Award, nominated as GIBA
2008 Good Design Award for Prua form Tendo
2008 Good Design Award for IGSA series from Soejima
2008 Fukuoka Design Award for IGSA series from Soejima
2012 Good Design Award for Alant form Itoki

lectures
2007〜 Guest Professor, Oribe Design Center (2007 and 2009)
2009 Lecturer at Tecnológico de Monterrey in Jalisco, Mexico
2009 Lecturer and judge of design competition at Minatoku Eco Plaza in Tokyo
2012 Lecturer at Nishinippon Institute of Technology in Fukuoka
2013 Lecturer at seminar by Renmin University of China in Suzhou, China
2016 Lecturer at Showa Women's University, Tokyo
2017 Lecturer at Fuji Pharma Valley Initiatives in Shizuoka
2017〜 Adjunct Lecturer, Joshibi University of Art and Design
2017 Lecturer at Yanagi Sori Design Memorial of Kanazawa College of Art in Kanazawa

main clients
AIDEC CO.,LTD, CONDE HOUSE CO.,LTD, ESTIC CO.,LTD, ITOKI CORPORATION, KEY-KILT LLC, KILT CO.,LTD, KOTOBUKI SEATING CO.,LTD, MAKI Corporation, SOEJIMA ISAO SHOTEN CO.,LTD, TENDO CO.,LTD, Tras CO.,LTD

Photogragh by Franco Tadeo Inada


Studio

business contents :
product design, graphic design, design consulting, etc.

designer, chief : Keita Shimizu
management agent : Takuji Kainosho

Maruyama Bldg. 2nd floor,
1-34-18 Kichijoji-Honcho, Musashinoshi, Tokyo, 180-0004 Japan
tel & fax +81-422-90-3727 (weekdays 10:00 - 18:00)
contact@keitashimizu.com

collaborators:
・mi e ru (visual design office)
・Keisuke Hirate (web designer)
・Franco Tadeo Inada (photographer)
・VOLO, Senichiro Watanabe (interior design office)
・Yoshiyasu Tomizawa / Intect International Patent Office (patent attorney)

BGM