Satomi Yoshida-Katz, International Interior Designer, is celebrated for her refined, culturally eclectic design style. With projects as far as afield as Australia, Italy, Japan and throughout the United States, her boutiquedesign studio approaches the timeless design of stylish hotels, resorts, restaurants, corporate offices, and private residences with a sense of curiosity and a variety of design experiences.  Satomi has traveled widely, absorbing experiences and ideas from people, fashion, music, and cultural phenomena that are evidenced in the form and aesthetic of her work.  IMG_7343 copySatomi specializes in bringing the project’s identity and the client’s vision to the forefront and engages them throughout the design process. Her goal is to create sophisticated and inspirational environments that reflect the clients’ lifestyle, all delivered within their budgets and schedules while respecting the environment. Satomi has been devoted to creating more sustainable built environments for a number of years.  Satomi’s work has been featured in design exhibitions and has appeared in leading design publications worldwide, particularly in the United States, Italy, and Japan

Satomi specializes in bringing the project’s identity and the client’s vision to the forefront and engages them throughout the design process. Her goal is to create sophisticated and inspirational environments that reflect the clients’ lifestyle, all delivered within their budgets and schedules while respecting the environment. Satomi has been devoted to creating more sustainable built environments for a number of years.  Satomi’s work has been featured in design exhibitions and has appeared in leading design publications worldwide, particularly in the United States, Italy, and Japan.

Satomi has contributed her talents to a collection of home and office accessories produced by a design-driven manufacturer whose line of products has been sold to MOMA, Guggenheim  and other museum and contemporary interior shops throughout the world.

Satomi holds a bachelors degree in interior design from Iowa State University (FIDER accredited).  She is an allied member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), New Jersey and Metro New York Chapter, and an associate member of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA).

Satomi has recieved the ” Best of Houzz” Interior Design Service Award from 2014 to 2017  and  the “Best of Houzz” Design Award in 2018. Her recent media appearances including Kansai TV’s 7 Rules , a feature documentary, and a business segment on Nikkei-CNBC’s Yoru Express have aired nationally in Japan.  Additionally, Satomi has recently been featured on TV Nishi Nippon’s Bi No Kodou, a regional lifestyle program. Rounding out her recent projects in Japan, Satomi conducted a lecture series for a leading retailer of interior furnishings in Tokyo, Japan.

1994年米国アイオワ州立大学芸術学部インテリアデザイン科学士課程(首席卒)終了後、米国大手建築会社、NBBJ Architects、GGLO Architecture + Design , IDI and Anshen + Allen に勤務。2005年に、デザインスタジオ YZDA | Yoshida + Zanon Design Atrium(ワイ ゼット ディー エイ)を創業。米国ニュージャージ州 |ニューヨーク州に拠点をおき活躍中。

YZDAのコンセプトは、クラシックモダン。また、シンプルながらも飽きの来ない、そして、それぞれの「ライフスタイル」に合わせて、機能美と使い心地の良さを併せ持った実用的な空間デザインを目指す。さらに、「和と洋の感性」を表現することにこだわりを持つ。 こうしたインテリア建築+デザイン以外に、スペースプランニング、 インテリア家具、照明、インテリア雑貨デザインやプロダクトデザインなどを幅広く手掛けるトータルデザイナーとしても知られる。この他、スタイリングコーディネーターやアートコンサルタントとしても活躍中。

2014年より5年連続『Best of Houzz』ベスト オブ ハウズを受賞。2018年7月には、Houzz Japan ハウズ ジャパン『Featured On Design』として取材を受け、『はみ出す勇気と聞く力。インテリア デザイナー 吉田恵美 (さとみ)の仕事術”』を語る。

2018年5月29日放送、関西テレビ|フジテレビ 系列 全国ネット、ドキュメンタリー番組    『7 RULES  セブンルール』に出演。2018年7 月20日生放送 日経CNBC『夜エクスプレス』ビジネスセグメントにテレビ出演。『不動産価値を上げるためのインテリアデザイン』について語る。また、2018年8月19日放送 テレビ西日本|TNC『美の鼓動 九州』に出演。テーマは『暮らしの機能と和の心と冒険心』。世界で活躍する九州のクリエイター(インテリアデザイナー)としてライフスタイルを語る。2018年8月には東京にて大手家具メーカー|量販店対象に講演やレクチャーをする。

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