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STUDIO YO

StudioYO is a small and independent studio that designs products such as furniture and daily necessities. Through its design activities, StudioYO attempts to restore a sense of awareness and consideration of subtle details in our daily lives, while respecting the workings of nature and the work of our predecessors. This is our mission.

Studio activities : planning, concept making, design, creation, art direction, packaging, publicity, and supervision related to products such as furniture and daily necessities. In addition, branding, exhibitions design, and so on.

For all enquires, sales, commissions, collaboration or press :

mail@studio-yo.com

YOH MIZOGUCHI

Product designer. Born in Kagoshima in 1985. Graduated from the Department of Industrial Design, School of Design, Kyushu University. Began working at MoonStar Company in 2008. Presided over the shoe brand ‘Shoes Like Pottery’ at MoonStar. Launched the brand in cooperation with others. Headed VMD at ‘The Conran Shop’ in Fukuoka from 2012. Went independent in 2014. Also worked as an Academic Researcher at the Kyushu University Graduate School of Design (October 2014 to March 2015). Founded “StudioYO” with Kyoko Mizoguchi in 2018 and currently works there.

KYOKO MIZOGUCHI

Director and copywriter. Born in Fukuoka in 1978. Principle work has included editing and writing the “Kotonoha” of the sculptures of Sotoo Etsuro, who sculpted at the Sagrada Família Basilica, writing IMS×Designing “My Place,” and developing the name of movie theater “Ciema.” Provides direction and copywriting for the development of core product concepts.

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KONATSU MIZOGUCHI

Age unknown. Jack Russell Terrier rescued by the Kitakyushu Department of Public Health in 2010. Appointed as CEO of StudioYO in December 2018. Special skills include shaking hands with both paws! Part of the sales of our products is donated to groups that support shelter dogs and cats.