About

Takram London is a norm violating, reality bending, ever questioning, ever experimenting design studio formed in 2015. Born out of Takram Tokyo, our practice combines industry-driven and self initiated projects.

Selected Exhibitions
20158h Ahead Takram at SPACE, London Design Festival
2015Hypervital Show, Saint-Etienne International Biennale
2015Lifelogging Lab, Science Gallery Dublin
2014The Fab Mind, 21_21 Design Sight Tokyo
Selected Talks & Workshops
2016Takram Academy Prototype Semester, London
2015Aesthetic Gambling, Arts+Bits Festival, Katowice
2014Tomorrow's Transaction, Future of Money Conference, London
ClientsMIT Media LabMUJIPanasonic UKRoyal College of ArtSix:ThirtySonyTamronToyota

Contact

Takram London
Unit 113
Bon Marche Centre
241-251 Ferndale Road
London SW9 8BJ
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info-london@takram.com
+44 (0) 20 3874 9038
@takram_london

Team

Members

Miles Pennington

Director

Engineering Gladiator, Professor, Innovation Design Engineering RCA, UK

Lukas Franciszkiewicz

Designer

Aesthetic Gambler, Industrial Designer, Design Interactions RCA, DE, frnkwz.de

Yosuke Ushigome

Designer

Techno Graphing, Creative Technologist, Design Interactions RCA, JP, yosukeushigo.me

Renee Verhoeven

Designer

Matter Magician, Industrial Designer, Design Products RCA, NL reneeverhoeven.nl

Larissa Kunstel

Studio Manager

3D Printer Tamer, Innovation Design Engineering RCA, UK

Owen Wells

Designer

Mr. Shin, Design Interactions RCA, UK

Jacob Jessen

Design Intern

Takram Academy Alumni, Prototyping guru, CZ

Collaborators

Anna-Luise Lorenz

Graphic Designer

Duck Observer, Design Interactions RCA, DE

Riccardo Lardi

Designer, Technologist

Wizard of Speculation, Design Interactions RCA, CH, @riccardolardi

Zoe Hough

Designer, Writer

Design Interactions RCA, UK

Clemens Winkler

Designer, Researcher

Material Researcher, ZHDK Zurich, Design Interactions RCA, DE

Former

Alica Borgmann

Design Intern

BBQ trainee, Product Designer, DE

Ming Kong

Designer

Ping Pong Coach, Innovation Design Engineering RCA, CN

News
17/08/16INTERVIEW

Read more about Renee's 'Anatomy of the Hand' at 9394 Magazine

11/07/16CONFERENCE

Yosuke will be giving a talk and a workshop with Philipp Ronnenberg at Next Conference 2016 in September

11/07/16NEW MEMBERS

We are welcoming two summer interns Michel Erler & Raunaq Bose joining the team

27/06/16EXHIBITION

Takram presents an exhibition Scenes Unseen at Tent London during the London Design Festival 2016.

06/06/16NEWS

Takram London found a new home in Brixton

06/06/16TEACHING

Lukas is invited as a guest tutor at the Innovation Design Engineering course at the Royal College of Art

03/06/16EVENT

Yosuke & Jacob showed Omotenashi Mask Prototype at the V&A Friday Late Neo Nipponica

04/04/16EXHIBITION

Our new project Fidgety Machines is being exhibited in Unread Messages exhibition at The Aram Gallery until 9th Apr

03/03/16WORKSHOP & CONFERENCE

Join the EXOTIC MATTER [conference] [workshop] on 19–20 Mar –
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11/02/16WORKSHOP

Join Yosuke for the Takram Academy Prototype #3 Archaeology of Now on 20-21 Feb – sign up to participate

22/01/16WORKSHOP

Miles will lead the second Takram Academy Workshop on technology-led-innovations on 6-7 Feb – sign up to participate

27/11/15Award

Professionals Sharing has been listed in the Jury Selection at the Japan Media Arts Festival

25/11/15BOOK

Yosuke contributed an article to the Japanese translation of Speculative Everything

16/11/15Workshop

Join Lukas for the first Takram Academy workshop at SPACE on 28-29 Nov

13/11/15Talk

Lukas talks about Aesthetic Gambling at the arts+bits Festival in Katowice PL

08/11/15Conference

Takram London and MIT media lab's camera culture group present Zensei at UIST 2015 in Charlotte, NC, USA

30/10/15workshop & Exhibition

Join Renee at AcrossRCA workshop & exhibition @ SPACE

20/09/15Workshop

We're organising an Open Mile workshop at SPACE on 21 Sep

12/09/15Exhibition

8h Ahead opening at London Design Festival on 18 Sep

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