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Takanori Urata

Takanori Urata is an acclaimed professional based in tokyo, Japan. Recognized for their exceptional talent and innovative design prowess, Takanori Urata has been honored as the winner of Four A' Design Awards in the following categories: Lighting, Kitchen Furniture, Camping Gear and Kitchenware. With a deep commitment to design excellence and a keen eye for detail, Takanori Urata continues to shape the future of design in Japan and beyond.

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Sakura Cup by Takanori Urata
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Lead Recycled Cork LED Lantern by Takanori Urata
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World Design Ratings
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Expert / Esperto

Takanori Urata shows a high level of technical competence and creative flair, with their work reflecting innovative solutions and aesthetic appeal. Recognized for their ability to deliver designs that stand out, Takanori Urata's portfolio is a testament to their dedication and skill.

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Omega-1 Provisionary Designation
Omega-1 / 6-Star (2023)
Takanori Urata is recognized with Omega-1 designation and 6-Star rating.

The Omega-1 Designation, 6-Star A' Design Star Rating is only granted to the best architects, designers, and agencies that create good designs, consistently, year after year.

Bestowed upon those who exhibit excellent design capabilities through the consistent creation of good designs, the Omega-1 Designation, 6-Star Rating marks a significant achievement in the design realm. It celebrates the ability of its recipients to produce works of high quality and creative merit, year after year, acknowledging their steadfast dedication to the craft of design. This rating reflects an acknowledgment of the recipient’s role in consistently contributing positively to the design community, with the A’ Design Star highlighting their dependable excellence and sustained success.

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Cell Tent

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Lead Recycled Cork LED Lantern

Recycled Cork LED Lantern for Takanori Urata Design

Takanori Urata 2023 Professional Silver
Satellite Cup

Cup for Shanghai Grand Trade Co.,Ltd.

Shanghai Grand Trade Co.,Ltd. 2024 Enterprise Iron
FinaMill Smart Kitchen Mill

Smart Kitchen Mill for Elemex Limited

Alex Liu 2020 Enterprise Platinum
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La Espresso

Espresso Maker for Travel for HUNG YUN

YUN-YUN HUNG 2022 Emergent Golden
Island Glass

Glass for Dohwa

Jo Jhunghan 2021 Startup Golden
Spyker Trivet

Trivet for SNF+

Prompong Hakk 2016 Agency Platinum
Whale Series Antibacterial Antirust Knife Set
Whale Series

Antibacterial Antirust Knife Set for Shenzhen OOU Smart Healthy Home Co., Ltd.

Shenzhen OOU Smart Healthy Home Co., Ltd 2024 Enterprise Golden
Phantox Pro Coffee Grinder
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Coffee Grinder for MAVO

Mavo 2024 Agency Golden
Firo fire cooking set

fire cooking set for NIMTSCHKE DESIGN - Andrea Sosinski

Andrea Sosinski 2018 Professional Platinum
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Barware Series for Sisecam

Seda Tunca 2024 Enterprise Platinum
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