Design Pier Presents Highly Creative Design Objects and Furniture at "JAPAN INGENIOUS" Defining New Identity of Japanese Design

At "JAPAN INGENIOUS" held at Highline Nine in NY, Design Pier presents a selection of highly creative design objects and collectible design furniture pieces by the most well-known and progressive design studios from Japan. The exhibition will take place at the Gallery 9 in the art complex from November 13 to 17, 2021. The Event is curated by founder of Design Pier, Zsofia Ilosvai who is an experienced curator dedicated to offer powerful selections of contemporary design pieces worldwide, and has recently organized the "DESIGNART TOKYO 2019" as an art curator.

In this event, the exhibited projects share the same characteristics despite their diversity: attentiveness, refinement social sensitivity and unicity in attempt to define a new identity of Japanese design beyond the tradition.

The exhibited designers have the imagination for unusual, clever design and are passionate about creating new ways to think about everyday objects.


  • and Associates
  • Shigeru Ban for wb.form
  • Consentable
  • Kazunaga Sakashita
  • H220430
  • Hamajima Takuya
  • Hitoshi Makino


Design Pier produces curated design exhibitions, talks, events and proposes a platform to raise new production opportunities for designers and nurture the development of creative cross-cultural exchanges.

Design Pier’s professional design exhibitions present leading edge contemporary designers with unique, high-end design pieces appealing to collectors, buyers, architects, journalists and a design and art-savvy public at large. Besides bringing together the best of contemporary and international design talents, Design Pier’s team carefully selects the exhibited pieces around specific themes and offers a strong content with a synthetic overview on the different design trends.

Design Pier is also engaged to curate and organize exhibitions for high profile international events and festivals and offer a unique and focused perspective of contemporary design as a curator and art director.


DateHighline Nine, Gallery 9 (507 West 27th Street New York, NY 10001)
VenueNovember 13-17, 2021