Nao Tamura is a designer in the most modern terms. Her talents cross-over cultures, languages, disciplines, concepts and styles. Smart thinking is consistently at the heart of her work and she is truly global in her insights and execution. As a product of both the Tokyo and the New York City creative communities, her solutions are equally at ease in the world of 2D and 3D, with an uncanny ability to find that elusive emotional connection that the owner has to the designed object. Her unique solutions possess a rare balance of innovation and beauty. Nao Tamura has received a number of prestigious awards including: iF Design Award, Red Dot Design Award, Industrial Design Excellance Awards (Gold), Milano Salone Satellite Award.