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Shopping in a laboratory
Tokujin Yoshioka's interior design for Issey Miyake's new retail outlet is clean, minimalistic and somewhat futuristic.
Tokujin Yoshioka’s "Crystallize" exhibition of grown paintings and sculptures is the Japanese artist/designer's largest solo exhibition to date.
A new outdoor pavilion follows the curvature of the landscape on the campus of the Kyoto University of Art and Design.
A fork, a knife, a spoon - just desserts, Japanese style.
Tokujin Yoshioka's Elements Collection incorporates the random beauty and harmony of nature while revealing innovation in metalwork.
Shigeru Ban has designed a house that allows residents to feel as through they have been removed from the rest of the city.
Life is Music
Masashi Kawamura and his creative lab PARTY have created a music video for the Japanese band SOUR using actual CDs to make the entire animation.
Shigeru Ban has constructed a "tree house" on Yakushima Island made from a selection of paper tubes.
Nendo has designed a three-piece accessory collection for dogs.
Tokujin Yoshioka’s "Spider's Thread" installation makes use of growing crystals to create a delicate sculpture of a chair.
Nendo's "Oke" collection of drinking vessels are made using 2 000-year-old wood.
Nendo's new range of ceramic kitchenware is an unorthodox re-edit of the famous patterns issued by Gen-emon, a 260-year-old porcelain kiln in Japan.
Ten out of ten
Ten projects. Ten years. Ten out of ten for Nendo and their new monograph "Nendo 10/10".
Nendo's new set of Pebble bowls, available in different colours and sizes, are versatile and hard working, with the smooth silhouette of a river pebble.
Between space and time
The tangibility of human presence in a networked society is what Masa Kawamura and his creative lab PARTY explore in their "Not There" exhibition in Tokyo.
Musical lift off
The International Space Orchestra directed by Nelly Ben Hayoun has launched into space!
Shigeru Ban has worked alongside a group of graduates to design a temporary studio space for Kyoto University.
On and off
Nendo's "Ofon" furniture collection is designed to be adaptable and flexible for small office spaces.
Bean to bottle
Nendo's packaging design for Coffee Beer is simple, yet bespoke while managing to be cost-effective without compromising the brand identity of the product.
Old and new
Nendo's "Akimoku" furniture collection highlights the beauty in ageing wood, giving it modern appeal and more than a touch of class.
Packaging for sake
Simple and elegant, Nendo's packaging solution for a new Japanese wine (sake) reflects the craftsmanship that went into producing the drink.
TEN Collection: design tutorial ft Marumiyan (Japan)
A tutorial with Japanese graphic artist Marumiyan on creating his artwork for the Fotolia TEN Collection. Click 'captions' on the video player for subtitles.
Shigeru Ban took part in Kenya Hara's "House Version" exhibition, showcasing the Western influence on Japanese lifestyle.
Marumiyan is the moniker of Japanese graphic artist Ryosuke Mori, who features in season two of the 10 Collection by Fotolia.
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