Noa is new name for designs by Nahoko Koyama, formerly known as a half of Mixko. After her childhood in Tokyo, Nahoko Koyama spent 5 years studying in London, Berlin and Bangkok, specialising in ecodesign. Her outstanding promise was recognised by Goldsmiths College, University of London in 2001/02 when she won the Student of the year Award during her Eco Design degree. Her 'Unite Light' won second prize at Tokyo Designers Block competition 2003, and her work been shown at various international design showcases, including Frankfurt, Milan and London. Most recently Nahoko’s Delight has been shortlisted again for the Tokyo Designers Block competition 2004. After 5 years of experience as Mixko, Noa will continue to create designs to inspire happiness from London, England.