Akioka Yoshio

Akioka Yoshio
Akioka Yoshio (1920 - 1997): An industrial designer, children's Book author, writer, educator, carpenter who advocated “cherished use rather than consumption.”

When he was kid, nickname was "Edison-kun."

You’ve probably never heard of a designer by the name of Akioka Yoshio. He was involved in various activities throughout his life and was a truly diverse person. He also left numerous proposals that provided insight into the future. How will designers living today interpret his words?