Buddhism and Japanese gardens inspired the tea set. The idea is that using cups which are not stable on their own should make you more conscious because you have to control your movements when you place them in the sand. Using this tea set for your everyday tea ritual makes your mind calmer and deliberate.
"FOLD" is a slim and delicate stair. The stair can be built into or fixed to a wall or stand alone as a screen and room divider. "FOLD" expands opening access to the above level of the building and contracts to be an architecture feature.
Nymphaea is inspired and named after the water lily flower. The 5-piece set of tableware are made to serve different dishes from humble miso soup to venison. When the simple delicate plates produced from thin porcelain rest within each other, their collective profile and translucency is reminiscent of petals in full bloom.