Sato is Chief Designer and Founder of nendo.
in 1977 in Toronto, Canada, he received his M.Arch. from Waseda
University, Tokyo in 2002. He established the design studio “nendo”
in the same year.
activity in the design world has not been limited to only one area
but is rather multifarious, spanning from graphic and product design
to designing furniture, nstallations, windows and interiors, and even
reaches into the realm of architecture.
has been chosen by the Neewsweek magazine as one of “The 100 Most
Respected Japanese” and won many “Designer of the Year”
mention by Wallpaper and Elle Decor magazines.
can be found in the Museum of Modern Art in New York, as well as in
the Musée des Arts Décoratifs and Centre Pompidou in Paris.