Is a design firm founded in 2002 in Tokyo, with architect Oki Sato (b. Canada, 1977, M. Arch. Waseda University) as its principal. The firm realizes its goal of bringing small "!" to people through a multidisciplinary practice whose media include architecture, interiors, furniture, industrial products and graphic design. nendo opened their Milan office in 2005. nendo was selected the “Designer of the Year” from Wallpaper Magazine and Elle Decoration International Design Award of the year 2012.