Founder of YANG DESIGN and YANG HOUSE, YANG DESIGN and YANG HOUSE
Jamy Yang has received master degree of industrial design from Germany with full scholarship of WK Foundation after 7-year study in Zhejiang University and China Academy of Art. He went on to design products for Siemens at their headquarters in Munich. It is his fusion of craftsmanship and innovation that has made Jamy one have achieved international recognition, winning over 80 local and international design awards including Red Dots, iF, G-mark, IDEA and DFA Silver. His pieces of work have been showing in renowned design exhibitions and museums worldwide. On returning to China in 2005, he founded YANG DESIGN which has been developed to leading design consultancy with forward-thinking based on local insights in China. In the year 2013, Jamy invested and founded YANG DESIGN MUSEUM which becomes China’s first private industrial design museum. Jamy has been collecting thousands of inspirational items and good products and he houses them in his museum in a converted industrial building in Shanghai, cluing a long history of industrial design. In 2015, Jamy Yang starts a new project called “Neo-Crafts” to contribute in redesigning and making Chinese traditional craftsmanship revival. With a good combination of German logical aesthetic and Chinese humanistic thinking, Jamy has formed his own design philosophy and become good partner with renowned global brands and non-profit organizations including Boeing, Audi, Poltrona Frau, Philips, Swatch, Gaggenau as well as Green Peace, One Foundation etc. He has good pieces come out as diverse as glasses, suitcase, airplane cabin, home furniture and space design.