nmbello Studio is an Industrial Design practice located in the heart of Lagos, Nigeria, with a focus on product, furniture and experience design for clients who wish to create Human-Centred solutions and products. The practice creates economically viable results by identifying and exploiting underutilized or neglected production techniques and technology in various markets.  With human and material sustainability in mind, the studio prides itself in considering human, material, production and economical integrity in its design process. 

Lectures 
Columbia, GSAPP, 2019, Building Cultures: Making in Nairobi, Lagos, Accra, and Johannesburg. 







Exhibitions
Africa by Design: Designjunction, London Design Festival, London, England. 20-23 September, 2018.

Venice Design 2018, 16th Venice Architectural Biennale, Venice, Italy. 26th of May till the 25th of November, 2018 

Focus on Africa, Palazzo Litta Cultura, Milan, Italy. March 15th till 2nd of April, 2018 

London Design Fair, London Design Festival, 21st - 24th of September, 2017.

Flags of Peace, Graphic Matters, Breda, Netherlands, 16th of June - 22nd of October, 2017.

Selected Clients
JOKO
RedBull, UK 
Virgin EMI Records,UK 
Kenneth Ize
WAFFLESNCREAM
Barnard College, Columbia University


Collaborators
Cross Cultural Chairs
Selected Press Vogue: Meet the Nigerian Product Designers Behind a New Brand of Minimalism

Financial Times: Meet Nigeria’s Afro-Minimalists, Matching Function with Form  
DEZEEN: Nifemi Marcus-Bello's Tebur table is carried like a suitcase


Peugeot, Italy: Design Week Edition - Design on A special Mission
Grazia Magazine, Italy: Living on the move: Discovering the nomadic design with Peugeot and Girlitude

CNBC Africa: The Key issues facing Nigeria's Furniture Manufacturers

Design Diffusion, Italy: Focus on Africa Today

EUROMAN: JLige til at pakke sammen: 10 møbler til dig der bor til leje

DEZEEN: 10 Biggest Trends of 2016: Experimental Office Furniture

DESIGN INDABA: Nifemi Marcus-Bello: Affordable furniture for urban Nigerians

TREND HUNTER: Nifemi Marcus-Bello's Tebur Table Has Detachable Legs

ROOMIE MAGAZINE, JAPAN: Was born in Africa, east to carry Table.

DESIGN INABA: TEBUR: A Nigerian-made lightweight work table

DESIGN INDABA: The Muko furniture series is designed with kids in mind

LIVIN SPACES: THE ‘MADE IN NIGERIA’ KOFE CLUB COLLECTION BY NIFEMI...

DESIGN INDABA: The Kofe Club Collection: Uniquely Nigerian furniture


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