THE NIPPON POSTERS
October 09, 2014 - December 20, 2014
For the first commemorable exhibition in Uzumasa, ddd gallery proudly introduces gTHE NIPPON POSTERSh. Modern Japanese designers from the post war era up to now, have generated diverse expression by inheriting the essence of traditional Japanese art, and recomposing it with each of their own individuality. To introduce this unparalleled Japanese style, 133 outstanding poster works were selected from DNP Graphic Design Archives, focusing on relevance between graphical expressions unique to Japanese designers and Japanese tradition, including representative designers as Ikko Tanaka, Kazumasa Nagai and Tadanori Yokoo. Also, an interactive artwork created by the eminent web designer, Yugo Nakamura, is projected on the floor of the exhibition space. Please enjoy the variety of gNIPPONh, lying within each designerfs personality.
Design : Kazumasa Nagai
10 Uzumasa Kamikeibu-cho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto 616-8533
Opening hours: 11:00am – 7:00pm (until 6:00pm on Saturdays)
Closed on Sundays and holidays
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DNP Kyoto Uzumasa Cultural Heritage Gallery
This new gallery standing next to ddd gallery, introduces digital archive technology of DNP, which aims to archive and hand over to the next generation, wisdom and sensitivity of long human history.
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