Minako Norimatsu

Born and raised in Japan, Minako Norimatsu earned a degree in psychology at Sophia University in Tokyo before moving to Paris in 1992.  Fully trilingual (English, French, Japanese), she works as a fashion / lifestyle / culture journalist and stylist.  Besides contributing to “Spur” magazine and other titles, she draws on her expertise in the rapport between Japan and the West, acting as a consultant :  Advising on branding, strategy, marketing, digital presentation and social media communication.  In 2013, her “Guide du Japon à Paris” (Guide to Japan in Paris) was published by Editions du Chêne.  An updated version was published in 2015

静岡県生まれ。東京の上智大学文学部心理学科卒業後、短期間スタジオヴォイス誌で編集の仕事を経験した後、1992年に渡仏。以来日本語、英語、仏語の3日国語に通じたフリーエディター&コンサルタント。2015年にはシェーヌ出版より、パリにおける日本をまとめたフランス語のガイドブック、Le Guide du Japon à Parisを出版。

Clients (editorial work) : Spur, Vogue Japon, Elle Japon, Wallpaper*, Figaro Japon, Uomo, Richesse, Commercial Photo, The Asahi daily. Lula UK .....

Clients (translation) : l/Uniform, Pierre Hardy, Eclectic, Fauré Le Page, LaContrie, Ksenia Schneider…

Client (consulting) : Chanel, Molli, Weisswall gallery, Mercedes-Benz, Strasbourgo, Society Room, Remy Cointreau, It, Lacoste, Paul & Joe, Onward Kashiyama, Marie-Hélène de Taillac, My Little Paris, Shiseido, Cartier and other luxury brands

contact : minakonorimatsu@gmail.com

Minako Norimatsu seen in the press:

Glamour Germany

Glamour Germany

Eclectic

Eclectic