Gadgetique Japon is a “neo” traditional craft Lorekeeper of Japan. His name is Yoshinobu Mizutani and he is from Kyoto, Japan. Gadgetique Japon was born in 2015 and the brand line says: “Be unique, more.” KUSUDAMA and TEMARI are the newest items that make yourself creative. I
Read the interview of Véronique Vienne editor of the amazing “Book of 12”, she conducted 12 interviews in 12 notebooks by 12 icons of international graphic design. With subjects like: is it possible to reconcile the instantaneous nature of electronic media with the slower but almost sensual pro
Aline Houdé-Diebolt is a French artist living and working in Paris. She studied fashion and textile design in France and then went to the Art & Design Technology Institute of Suzhou, China to study calligraphy, screen printing and paper art. She is specialized in paper art and set design, work
Emmanuelle Moureaux is a French architect living in Tokyo since 1996. Inspired by the layers and colors of Tokyo that built a complex depth and density on the street, and the Japanese traditional spatial elements like sliding screens, she has created the concept of shikiri, which literally means
Nicki Crock is an artist who grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, living in the same house for most of her childhood. It wasn’t until she was in her late teens and early twenties that she began her reluctantly nomadic lifestyle. Each new place was a new challenge, a chance to re-evaluate and make
Haruka Misawa is a Japanese Designer who was born in Gunma in 1982 and graduated from the Interior Design Course of Musashino Art University in 2005. After working at the design office Nendo, he joined the Hara Design Institute at Nippon Design Center in 2009. In July 2014, she began work as the Mis
Tamara Lise is a visual and paper artist who graduated from La Cambre School of Art and Design (Belgium) in 2011. She lives and works in France. Her studies in book and paper design fostered a love of paper, which gradually became a passion, she now specializes in paper art and artists’ books.
Ruth Mergi is an American-Israeli artist and designer living and working in Modiin, Israel. She’s been painting and cutting paper for more than twenty years. She specializes in creating works of hand-cut and laser-cut fine art and ketubahs, while maintaining an independent studio practice. Rut
Julie VonDerVellen is an artist, graphic designer, and instructor. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Graphic Design at Edgewood College and her Master of Fine Arts at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Julie VonDerVellen also is a lecturer at Carroll University in the Graphic Communic
Reverbere is a French studio working in areas such as branding, web design, set design, publishing… They pay attention to keep some work done by hand while they also work on digital tools. Their paper art is particularly detailed and well executed.
Anne-Lise Vernejoul is a French set designer and paper artist living and working in Paris. She has worked for luxury brands before starting a freelance career. Working for Issey Miyake or Narciso Rodriguez pushed her to develop her style with set design, product design or packaging. Paper is her mai
Mathilde Nivet is a young French paper artist and set designer who works for a wide range of clients in fields such as jewelry, cosmetics, fashion, food or industry. Her style is a trendy and sometimes minimalist mix of paper and set design. Recently she has worked for Vogue Japan, Icon Magazine, Ai