Focused on creating exceptional products and promoting Japanese design known for its distinctively harmonious aesthetic, Idea International strives to reflect Japan's unique culture in its products. Japan's long history and unique culture has created an original design vision. Minimal and innovative, Japanese design is known for imaginative and creative solutions and visual harmony. Beyond being a driving force in creating and promoting Japanese design, IDEA International supports designers from all over the world. As a manufacturer and design company from Japan, IDEA supports and directs designer's creations to find the best solution through its own distinctive filter.
Ross McBride studied graphic design at the California Institute of the Arts. Upon graduation in 1985, he moved to Tokyo where he has lived and worked ever since. Today Ross McBride focuses on product and furniture design.