Everything is made from Materials. While FAB has generalized and digitized things / services sprout everyday, in Japan still exists amazing traditional materials and techniques. (Laqcuerware, textile, canvas, wood, synthetic plastic, chip, sensors, etc.) New or old / tangible or not, taking anything as Material, MTRL Kyoto / Tokyo are creative lounges debuted in Dec. 2015. Here Materials meet new technologies and creatives. New trends arise with creators, academics and companies collaborating.
MTRL KYOTO - Lounge (1F) - Dropin co-working space / event space
MTRL KYOTO - Cafe (1F)
MTRL KYOTO - FAB tools (1F)
MTRL KYOTO - Material work place (2F)
MTRL KYOTO - Tatami work place (2F)
MTRL KYOTO - Terrace (2F)
MTRL KYOTO - Sign
MTRL KYOTO - Brand identity collateral
Various meet-up at MTRL KYOTO
Client: Loftwork Inc.
Range of work: Identity construction, VI guideline, Art direction, Various brand identity collateral, Sign
Photo: Akira Moriuchi, Mayumi Ishikawa, Tatsuya Iwasaki, Takashi Maki (Loftwork Inc.)
Official web design: Dai Yoshinaga (ADRIATIC)
Architecture: Fumihiko Sano (studio PHENOMENON)
2015~ Tokyo / Kyoto, Japan