Born in Tokyo, with both French and Japanese nationalities, Jun Yasumoto lives and works in Paris. After graduating from ENSCI (Paris) in 2001, Jun began collaborating with Jasper Morrison Office for Design, working on the development of numerous furniture, product, lighting and tableware design projects. He has also developed his independent career, working with clients such as Marcel By, Ligne Roset, Arc International, Kohler Group, JIA Inc and Industry Plus.
Jun's furniture designs are truly modern, replete with lines that carry the eye across an entire piece. His work makes for frequent features in modern furniture press, making him one of the hottest modern furniture designers and carrying on a legacy of modern European furniture design.