Nitipak ‘Dot’ Samsen

Dot is a designer, maker and gamer who enjoys exploring everyday life’s paradoxes through his projects. Dot trained in Thailand as an architect, then graduated from Royal College of Art’s Design Interactions. His works have been exhibited internationally including London, Tokyo, Paris, Dublin, Ljubljana, Bangkok, Rotterdam, Moscow and New York. He was a visiting tutor at Royal College of Art. He received First prize from Future of Money Design Award in 2011 and Special Jury Award from BIO23, Biennial of Design, Ljubljana 2012.

Now he is partner and designer at Umbrellium which creates and commercialises participatory products and services that empower people to transform their cities.

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Nitipak ‘Dot’ Samsen

Partner, Umbrellium


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