Naoki & Rodrigo

After two glorious years renting a space in Mentmore Studios, Naoki Kawamoto ( right ) has decided to move back to Japan. A graduate from the Royal College of Art in Industrial design engineering, a master at model making and great person to have in the studio, he is keeping one foot in the UK by setting up a design company with Rodrigo Solorzano ( left ).


On one for his last hours in the country, I managed to grab a few minutes with them both before he flew off back home. See you on your return Naoki …