There is no right or wrong in art and it can be translated a many different ways. Art is not a career choice, it is a life choice. It is my choice and always will be.

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Work History

Yo Kobayashi automotive designer E-mail: Location: Yokohama Japan Education 2010-2012 Istituto Europeo di Design Master in Transportation Turin, Italy 2007-2010 Art Center College of Design at night Pasadena, 1997-2001 Ritsumeikan University in Science and Engineering Work experience 2013 Aug. - Present Hyundai Motor Japan R&D 2012 Sep.- 2013 Jun. Quartostile / Exterior Interior Automotive designer 2011- San Hawk Technic / freelance designer 2001 Apr.- 2005 Feb. Daihatsu motor CO., LTD ( as an engineer for recycling technology at material technology department AWARDS IED MASTER THESIS CISITALIA PROJECT INTERIOR WINNER ISTITUTE EUROPEO DI DESIGN MASTER SCHOLARSHIP ART CENTER SCHOLARSHIP Additional information Nationality: Japan Languages Japanese: mother tongue English: advanced Italian: basic Core skills adobe photoshop, adobe illustrator, freehand, corel draw, sketching, entertainment, character design, markers, pencils, pen sketching e.t.c. 3D modelling autodesk aliasstudio2010, 3D rendering bunkspeed shot, keyshot, clay modelling


Istituto Europeo di Design



-2009 Art Center College of Design Scholarship -2010 Istituto Europeo di Design Scholarship