Nao Tamura studied communication design at Parsons School of Design in New York. She founded her studio in Tokyo and is currently based in New York City. As a product of Tokyo and New York City creative communities, her solutions are equally at ease in the world of 2-D and 3-D with an uncanny ability to find that emotional connection with the audience.
Tamura defies the kind of categorization that the industry status quo often insists upon. Her unique solutions possess a rare balance of innovation and beauty. Nao Tamura has received a number of awards including the IF Award, Red Dot Design Award, Industrial Design Excellence Award and Milano Salone Satellite Award.
Nao Tamura has designed pieces for the following brands: Nikari