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.

Kapitza - MT Masking


Kapitza is a the creative studio of sisters Petra and Nicole Kapitza, who share a passion for colour, patterns, mathematics and nature. They have gained global following for their innovative pattern art books which showcase their bold, colourful creations.

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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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Lisa Larson - MT Masking

Lisa Larson

Lisa Larson, born 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 centre, creating ceramic artwork which represents the essence of Sweden.

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Bengt & Lotta - MT Masking

Bengt & Lotta

Swedish design since 1990. Designer and illustrator duo Bengt & Lotta; met at the university College of Arts, Crafts and Design in Stockholm and have enriched the world with their playful designs ever since.

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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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