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Akio Aoki

MIRU DESIGN

PRESENTED ON JUN 27, 2012
IN TOKYO @ VOL 93
Akio Aoki (Miru) covers a few of his projects and products, and also shares some of the exhibitions that have featured his work. (in Japanese)
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Fun by Design

BY KOICHI SUZUNO
@ VOL 77 ON OCT 27, 2010

Torafu Architects never cease to delight the audience with innovative projects each time they participate at PechaKucha Nights in Tokyo. This time, architect Koichi Suzuno does so by showing off three unique pieces of art and design as part of a special pre-Tokyo Design Week edition. (in Japanese with English subtitles)

"Presentation of the Week" on August 28, 2013.

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Science-inspired design projects

BY OSCAR DIAZ
@ VOL 77 ON OCT 27, 2010

While in Tokyo as a participant at this year's edition of DesignTide, Spanish designer Oscar Diaz took us on a tour of various works, each offering an interesting solution to a design question. He also covers his amazing "Rec & Play" project, a collaboration with designer Yuri Suzuki, which was on show at DesignTide.
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Interior Designing

BY MASAHIDE KANDA
@ VOL 88 ON JAN 25, 2012

Masahide Kanda's presentation shows us how to design interior products.
This presentation is in Japanese.

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Nooka

BY MATTHEW WALDMAN
@ VOL 95 ON SEP 26, 2012

Nooka's Matthew Waldman is no stranger to the PK mic, and in this new presentation, he updates us on the latest Nooka projects, including his fantastic sneaker collaboration with FILA. (in English and Japanese)

"Presentation of the Day" on March 1, 2013.

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Takram Design Engineering

BY KAZ YONEDA
@ VOL 95 ON SEP 26, 2012

Kaz Yoneda (of Takram Design Engineering) talks about a recent project with a Korean company that saw him try and design the "water bottle of the future." Taking the concept far beyond the traditional idea of a water bottle, Kaz shares the final, innovative solution that Takram Design Engineering created in response to the challenge. 

"Presentation of the Day" on June 20, 2013. 

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Found Object Translation

BY YOTA KAKUDA
@ VOL 97 ON NOV 28, 2012

Yota Kakuda (YOTA KAKUDA DESIGN) talks about how he takes second hand objects, which he finds at flea markets, and makes something new with them. (in Japanese with English subtitles)

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Radio Eva

BY YOSHIO MUTO
@ VOL 109 ON DEC 04, 2013

Yoshio Muto presents products from his company, Radio Eva. These products are all based on a TV show called Evangelion. They have recently started a new line called Evangelion Red in which they selected red things from the show and used them as a theme to design new products.

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Clever Products from Young Minds

BY EUNSOL BYUN
@ VOL 129 ON OCT 28, 2015

"At ID KAIST we exploring new ways to enhance the user experience of existing products"

Jihoon Suh and Eunsol Byun are students at ID KAIST - Industrial Design Dept. of the Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology - and the winners of our first TABLE TALK Competiion at Tokyo Design Week. They give us an impresive overview of the outstanding student work happening at their school.

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Teaching Design through Life Projects

BY MIN WEE
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 01, 2016

An architect by profession and teacher by choice, Min Wee shares about how he teaches his students through various creative projects.