“Beauty is an altered state of consciousness, an extraordinary moment of poetry and grace.”

– Leonard Koren

Studio Nephrite is a design studio based in Amsterdam and San Francisco Bay Area. Founded by Lu Yu in 2017, Studio Nephrite rooted deeply in the spirit of craftsmanship. The studio develops projects that engage culture and consciousness, nature and artificiality, surrealism and pragmatism. It aims to create new environments for all kinds of people, at every imaginable scale; from buildings to art installations, from screen real estate to spacial experience.

Studio Nephrite has worked in the Netherlands, Germany and China with projects range from product design, user experience design, stage design and architecture design and construction.

Studio Nephrite also develops its design philosophy in writing.

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Hello, Im Mike Taylor, an independent graphic design professional based in Newyork. Find me on Instagram, , Dribbble, Pinterest, Behance and LinkedIn. See ya around on the internets!

As a freelancer, I wear many hats, and Im involved in numerous roles such as: managing multiple projects, brand consultation, marketing, and idea creation. Im a creative problem solver, carefully combining design and marketing ideas, resulting in well formulated design solutions.