YOSUKE SHIMANO DESIGN


Craftsmanship through
sustainability, aesthetic,
and wonder.


PROJECT
CURIOUS
Phi [Φ]
SEE
Outdoor Kitchen Knife
TOTEM
Material Research Project


EYEWEAR
Eco-Friendly Eyewear
Deconstructed Eyewear
FACE

ABOUT
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CONTACT
info@yosukeshimano.com


©2021

by yosuke shimano 
all rights reserved.
YOSUKE SHIMANO DESIGN

Yosuke Shimano / 嶋野 陽介
Designer / Director

Based in Osaka, Japan

Born in Osaka, Japan, he was strongly influenced by his father, who is both an explorer and owner of a furniture store as well as his older sister; a fashion buyer. After graduated a BA in the department of product design at Tama Art University, he began working as a designer for a titanium eyewear manufacturer in Sabae(Fukui, JP), and NY for 8.5 years. After moving to Switzerland, he aims to expand his design knowledge and connect Japanese industries with the world, he has studied at Ecal MAS in Design for Luxury and Craftsmanship.(2020-2021)
With materiality, craftsmanship and sustainability as goals, he creates beautiful objects with timeless appeal and surprise.


Product & Industrial Design | Eyewear Design | Material Research | Art Direction

大阪府生まれ。多摩美術大学プロダクトデザイン専攻卒業後、鯖江市で4年半、ニューヨークで4年間アイウェアデザイナーとして活動。伊高級ファッションブランドから独スポーツブランドのサングラスと眼鏡デザインのほか、ブランディングやアートディレクションなど幅広く手掛ける。2021年にスイス ローザンヌ州立美術大学(ECAL) 高級品・工芸デザイン先端研究修士課程修了。ヨーロッパの職人技術に裏付けられた様々なブランドとのコラボレーションをベースに、ブランディングノウハウやデザインの習得を行う。2021年10月より大阪府へ活動拠点を移し、国内外問わずさまざまなデザイン提案を行っている。

製品デザイン | アイウェアデザイン | 素材応用 | アートディレクション


AWARD
Good Design Award | Eyewear (Japan / 2016)

EXHIBITION
Solo Exhibition “REFLECTION” at talklein (Fukui, Japan / 2022)
Composition 04 at Page Gallery (Osaka, Japan / 2022)
ECAL Diplômes 2021 at Espace Arlaud (Lausanne, Switzerland / 2021)

CONTACT
info@yosukeshimano.com    /    Instagram