Meet our MT Designers... Koji Iyama

Following his successful years at Nippon Design Centre, Koji founded Iyama Design in 2007 and started working with mt in 2008.

Koji Iyama thrives to create designs which are beautiful as well as functional. He works closely with his clients and often helps them push their brief further in order to bring more value through design. He was awarded a Black Pencil at the D&AD awards for the mt expo 2015 in Kobe, Japan which saw over 80,000 rolls of tape hanging from the ceiling.

Koji is inspired by everything that surrounds him. He likes music, movies, books, shopping, basketball and eating delicious food. He is a ‘collectaholic’, owning more than 10,000 vinyls and over 5,000 books. Everything he sees and hears, gives him ideas for his next project.

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Meet our feature artists...

mt have collaborated with brands and artists who are loved worldwide, creating captivating tapes.

Discover designs by popular artists in a host of motifs and colours; from animals and plants to cityscapes and abstract patterns.

Lisa Larson - MT Masking

Lisa Larson

Lisa Larson, born in Swden in 1931 played an important role in the start of the golden aged of ceramic work in Sweden. Creating humours and warm hearted designs, Larson, is always thinking about what is 'cute' in the world, living with her painter husband in a forest outside of the city center, creating ceramic artwork which represents the essence of Sweden.

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Bengt & Lotta - MT Masking

Bengt & Lotta

A designer and illustrator; engaged in the design of trays, candlesticks and jewellery. This lifestyle brand was established in 1990 by the couple, Mr. Bengt Lindberg and Ms. Lotta Glave Bengt is a very humorous person and creates designs which give us the image of love for living creatures. Lotta creates designs that give us heartfelt feelings as her personality is warm and cordial, making people who encounter her work smile.

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Alain Gree - MT Masking

Alain Gree

Alain Gree, born in the Parisian suburbs in 1936 is a leading graphic designer and editor famous for his children's stories and illustrations. In the 1970's he crossed the Atlantic all over the world in a sailing ship, whilst working on ideas on board.

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mt x William Morris - MT Masking

mt x William Morris

William Morris (1834-1896) is regarded by some as the greatest designer and one of the most outstanding figures of the Arts and Crafts Movement. He was also a poet, artist, philosopher, typographer and political theorist.

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