Luciana Iwamoto is a Brazilian-born, NYC-based textile and surface designer.
Her work draws inspiration from the natural environment, its layered phenomena, and the interaction of light and matter. She is particularly interested in architectural and sculptural qualities, material properties, and color.
Iwamoto earned her M.Sc in Fashion and Textiles at the University of Sao Paulo, and her M.F.A. in Textiles at the Rhode Island School of Design. Today, she designs for the interior textiles industry and works on personal and commissioned projects.
Resume available upon request.