Kumi Oda – Designer / Film Maker
Kumi Oda is a moving image designer with 2D and 3D design skills. She was born and grew up near Tokyo, Japan. After studying contemporary jewellery design and gemmology, she worked for several years for a jewellery company. She left her job and in 2012 moved to the Netherlands to broaden her creative experience and attend the Design Academy Eindhoven. In 2016 she graduated from the Man and Leisure department “experience design” with a BA. Currently, she is pursuing her MA in Information Experience Design at the Royal College of Art in London with the focus on Moving Image Design.
Kumi is interested in using design as a tool to present nature and culture in a different context and to invite people to have more interest in these themes. Also, to showcase “real” experience, versus the digital experience, so common nowadays.