Daisuke Nagatomo and Minnie Jan Float Exhibition Space
Float Exhibition Space is Silver Design Award winner in 2017 - 2018 Interior Space and Exhibition Design Award Category.
Float Exhibition Space

The exhibition space is designed to feature the metal products with advance tool usage. It is located at the MOEA innovation center in Kaohsiung city, Taiwan, the “Float” exhibition space incorporates the kinetic movement of gold polished metal pendants and pentagonal floating display shelf. The design intention is to create overall floating condition for the display area to represent lightness, which is relatively hard to connect with metal usage.

Float Exhibition Space
Daisuke Nagatomo and Minnie Jan Float
Daisuke Nagatomo and Minnie Jan Exhibition Space
Daisuke Nagatomo and Minnie Jan design
Daisuke Nagatomo and Minnie Jan design
Daisuke Nagatomo and Minnie Jan

Daisuke Nagatomo graduated from Meiji University in Tokyo, and decided to pursue his passion of architecture at Columbia University, where he received master degree in advanced architectural design. Nagatomo began his career in the metropolitan New York area with architecture firms, including TEN Arquitectos and Design Office for Research and Architecture. He was the invited researcher for FabLab House project at IaaC, Barcelona from 2009 to 2010 where he holds research diploma. Nagatomo is currently the assistant professor of National Chiao Tung University in Taiwan as well as adjunct faculty member of Tokyo Denki University. Nagatomo has taught several schools including Pratt Institute (New York), Tokyo University of Science, and Keio University.


MisoSoupDesign is Taipei based design Studio let by Daisuke Nagatomo and Minnie Jan. Their design incorporates new ideas with digital tectonics and sustainability technologies. They also apply the systematic way of thinking in design, and discover the surprising moment when form meets function. MisoSoupDesign produces diverse area of design for architecture, interior, furniture/product and corporate branding. MisoSoupDesign has won several international design competition and design awards, and published on books and magazine around the world.