about

we+ is a contemporary design studio established in 2013 by Toshiya Hayashi and Hokuto Ando based in Tokyo. Toshiya graduated from Hitotsubashi University in Tokyo and Hokuto graduated from Central Saint Martins in London. They develop their experimental approach to products, installations and graphics, by combining unconventional materials and technology to shift perspectives. Their works are represented by Gallery S. Bensimon in Paris and Spazio Rossana Orlandi in Milan. They also have been commissioned by a variety of partners including SONY, Marimekko, Issey Miyake and Mori Art Museum.

Company Profile
Name we+ inc.
Flotation March2013
Exectuvie Toshiya Hayashi
Hokuto Ando
Staff Yohei Aoki
Eri Sekiguchi
Location 2-35-9-313, Jingumae, Shibuya, Tokyo, 150-0001, Japan
T&F 81 3 6447 2895
Web www.weplus.jp
Mail info[at]weplus.jp
Awards
2017 ELLE DECOR Japan Young Japanese Design Talent
DSA Design Award / Gold Award
2014 DSA Design Award / Special Jury Award
2012 Asia Disital Art Award / Awards for Excellence
DSA Design Award / Honorable Mention
2011 Asia Disital Art Award / Finalist
2010 Good Design Award
Exhibitions
2018 Spazio Rossana Orlandi, Milan
Art and Design dialogue with materials, Toyama
2017 IDS Vancouver, Vancouver
Spazio Rossana Orlandi, Milan
Ambiente Talents, Frankfurt
Design New Standard, Singapore
2016 HIGHLIGHT, Tokyo
Gallery S. Bensimon, Paris
VENTURA LAMBRATE 2016, Milan
2015 Salone del Mobile 2015, Milan
Arts of Jomon at Spiral Garden, Tokyo
2014 Maison et Objet 2014, Paris
Salone del Mobile 2014, Milan
Arts of Jomon at Aomori Museum of Art, Aomori
2012 FLOW at OZONE, Tokyo