Ryota Matsumoto Interdisciplinary Design Studio
Ryota Matsumoto is an artist, educator, cultural programmer, fashion designer, and architect based in New York and Tokyo. As a media theorist, he is highly recognized as the godfather and iconic prime mover of the postdigital culture.
Born in Tokyo, he was raised in Hong Kong and Japan. He received a Master of Architecture degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 2007 after his studies at the Architectural Association in London and Mackintosh School of Architecture, the Glasgow School of Art in the early 90s.
He collaborated with a cofounder of the Metabolist Movement, Kisho Kurokawa, and with Arata Isozaki, Peter Christopherson, and MIT Media Lab.