Meteo weather station des, Natao Fukasawa for Magis
Meteo weather station was designed by Naoto Fukasawa, with 3 separate thermometer, hygrometer and barometer gauges. The case is made from injection moulded coloured ABS plastic, the quandrants in aluminium and glass in transparent plexiglas. All 3 gauges can be individually wall mounted or on a horizontal plane with the use of the supporting base.
About Natao Fukasawa
Fukasawa is the curator of The Japan Folk Crafts Museum. He is a professor in the Integrated Design Department at Tama Art University. He is one of the directors of 21_21 Design Sight. He also sits on the design advisory board of Muji, and is the art director of Maruni. He is on the judging panel of the Nikkei Shimbun’s Superior Products and Services Award, and is a member of the screening committee for the Mainichi Design Award. In 2006, he established “Super Normal” with Jasper Morrison. He was the Good Design Award chairman from 2010 to 2014. He was on the judging committee of the Braun Prize in 2012. In 2017, he became a member of the judging committee for the Loewe Craft Prize. He has been accorded the title of Royal Designer for Industry (Royal Society of Arts).