MONO JAPAN is a celebration of contemporary Japanese craft and design. It is an event and a platform devoted to sophisticated beauty grounded in tradition, enriched with contemporary thinking, and refined to perfection with uncompromising skills. MONO JAPAN represents the design that defies the gravity of the mundane and brings joy to the simplest rituals of every day.
Once a year, MONO JAPAN presents a carefully curated selection of exceptional Japanese products and introduces its makers to the European audience. It initiates and facilitates collaboration between Japanese and European artists and designers. The yearly event created in collaboration with and staged at the Lloyd Hotel includes presentations, workshops, and exhibitions as well as a public and B2B product fair.
MONO JAPAN connects the cultural sectors in Japan and Europe through the celebration of contemporary craft and design.
MONO JAPAN facilitates the discovery of authentic Japanese crafts and design in Europe through the creation of a fair business model that enables craftspeople and their techniques to survive.
All 76 exhibitors (2016 - 2019 )
2016/ Arita | 830 design lab | Aizu Creative Japan | ALIMANO | Asemi Co. | Awaji City Society of Commerce and Industry | AZMAYA | Based on Roots | BP. | BLUEVOX! | C& | CERANIS | Coelacanth Shokudo | Connecting the dots -Tradition and Creativity of Saga- | EN TEA | Fukumono shop | gift by gifted l HiHiHi | Hyogo Prefecture Incense Cooperative | Ichiro Mori | In Praise of Shadows | ISSHINDO | i ro se l Idea books | IZUMONO | KANAIKOUGEI | Kapoc | KATALOKooo | KATAYAMA BUNZABURO SHOTEN | KIMURA` | kitta | knot | KODAMA TOKI | Kyoto Craft Session | KYO-TO-TO | List: | MAKER KAMER | marru | Maruhiro | mature ha. | MGNET | Mio Heki | Misc-Store | MUJUN | Nagasakirinne | Nagasaki Prefecture | N STORE. | Nankei Pottery | NISHIGUCHI KUTSUSHITA | Nombre | Okamotoya Monzaemon | Ooyama Seichaen | orit. | Pfütze | POLS | PULL + PUSH PRODUCTS. | SAGA | Saga Prefectural Tourism Federation Craft Tourism | sasimonokagu takahashi | schop | Shimpei Arima | Snow Peak | Studio Chikufusha l STUDIO SHIKUMI | Sweet Hirado | SyuRo | Taguchi Craftec | TAKARAJIMA SENKOU | TAKUMI Craftworks | tamaki niime | TIME & STYLE | TSUNAGU SONOGI TEA FARMERS | Ukiha City | Utsuwa Shoken | Yama no Katachi | YAMAKOSHI | Yamma Sangyo & Harappa