Profile

 

 

 

Tomomi Sayuda

Tomomi Sayuda is a London based Japanese interactive and product designer and artist, whose work is concerned with humour and sub-cultures. As well as running her own projects, she has worked as a designer since 2004 at creative companies such as Kin Design in London and TV Asahi in Tokyo. Currently, she is in the final year of her Master Degree in Design Products at Royal College of Art.

While she has worked at Kin Design, she has participated in interactive user interface and exhibition design projects such as Museum of Science and Industry Manchester Revolution gallery project and Wallpaper magazine custom cover projects.

Her work was on international media such as Creative Review, The Sunday Times(UK), NHK Digital Studium(Japan), Domus web(Itary).
Past main exhibitions are Frieze Art Fair 2009, IMM Cologne 2010, ICFF NY 2010, Tent London 2010, Kinetica Art Fair 2011.

 

Work

2009-2012 Kin design, London / Interactive, spacial and graphic designer

2006-2012  Freelance web, graphic,interactive designer and photographer, London

2005  Hitachi intermedix, Tokyo / Assistant web designer

2004-2005  TV Asahi, Tokyo / Assistant set designer

 

Education

2012- MA Design Products, Royal College of Art, London

2006-2009 BA Graphic and Media Design, London College of Communication, University of the Arts London

2003-2005 Industrial, furniture and craft design, Musashino Art University, Tokyo

 

Award

September 2009 Creative Review one of the best graduates in the UK 2009

September 2009 NHK Digital studium weekly 4 selection by Yasuhiro Suzuki

 

Grant

2012-2014 Royal College of Art bursary

2012 UK Trade and Investment for ICFF New York

2010 UK Trade and Investment for Interior Lifestyle Tokyo

2010 UK Trade and Investment for ICFF New York

2003-2005 Musashino Art university Scholarship

2003-2005 Japan Ikuei-kai Scholarship

 

Designers in residence

Summer 2013 Karkhana, Kathmandu, Nepal

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