Japan, 1980s
Rei Kawakubo

“It is an undeniable fact that design is reflective of the designer’s personality. Though I do not view myself as harsh and stark. If I must characterize the essence of my furniture design, it is: simplicity.” — Rei Kawakubo

Comme des Garçons Furniture Catalogue, 1990

NYT Article “Kawakubo: From Fashion to Furniture,” 1984. Read the full text here

📷 Idea & NY Times