MOTOKI YOSHIO is Milan based Industrial/Transportation designer/design studio.
Yoshio grew up in Osaka and moved to Italy in 1997.
He graduated from the Transportation design at Istituto Europeo di Design(IED) Torino in 2001 and he
eamed Master's degree in Transportation-Interface design at IED Madrid-Torino with support by
Pininfarina in 2002.
Yoshio worked for Pininfarina as senior-designer and he followed various Industrial design projects.
From 2011 Yoshio works on his own, from 2006 he also teaches at IED Torino.
AWARDS
2000Mention Prize
BMW - Domus Design Competiton"A Key for Future Mobile Solutions"
2000First Prize
Pininfarina Design Competition
"Arredamento Urbano per I Giochi Olimpici Torino 2006"
OTHER ACTIVITIES
2014Project Leader / Motorcycle Design Workshop
Milano Design Week 2014; Milano, Italy
2009Jury for Machina Design Awards 2009; Warsaw, Poland
2008Nominated Design Report Award
Salone Satellite / Salone del Mobile 2008; Milano, Italy
2007Awarded Red-Dot Design Team of The Year
as Pininfarina Design Team
2001Design Workshop / Kobe Design University; Kobe, Japan