Kyoko Inoda and Nils Sveje
Inoda + Sveje is a design duo comprising Kyoko Inoda, born in Osaka in 1971, and Nils Sveje, born in Denmark in 1969. Inoda studied architectural design at ISAD in Milan. Sveje graduated from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture. Sveje moved to Italy where he worked under Stefano Giovannoni, and then returned to Denmark.
While working at the Institute of Product Development (IPU) Sveje joined forces with Inoda and formed Inoda Sveje in Copenhagen in 2000.
They moved their base of operations to Milan in 2003. In addition to furniture and other product design, Inoda Sveje is involved in other fields such as medical devices, transportation and electronics.
The style they propose is a warm and sensible minimalism, mostly with a high level of contemporary technology though preferably not eminent to the user.
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