KLEINSTEIN is a design consulting office based in Tokyo, Japan. Founded by YUSUKE KOISHI in 2014, the studio covered wide range of projects, such as special project planning especially focused on fashion, product development, editorial work, art direction, collaboration management, and consulting for strategy and Japan entry. The perscpective of our studio is based on the strong interest of making something non-trivial. To pursue the real and original meaning of fashion itself, modality of human behaviour in our society, something that changes modality and dynamics of our life.
Brand building and consulting
Special project development
Retail space planning
Planning of fashion/art exhibition
Prior to KLEINSTEIN , he was a former lead planner of COMME des GARÇONS where he worked for wide-ranged projects, not only product development, but also collaboration projects, space installation planning, art direction research, including DOVER STREET MARKET NEW YORK project.
In 2014, he founded NOAVENUE, which is one of the first crowd-sourcing platform, VC inspired new investment system for fashion industry. Since January 2016, NOAVENUE changed its form as a team for incubation of creatives. Originally he used to major engineering and chemical physics at University of Tokyo, studied dynamical structure of chemical chaos. He has been interested in fashion as a trinity mixture of religiousness, artistry and commercialism.