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Barb Perfume

Barb is a perfume brand for men, which stands out against others on the market crowded with trendy and glossy flasks. It reflecs the man’s personality, savage power and courage. The brand has fluid identity and do not use logo in its common sense, for it contradicts the philosophy of Barb, the philosophy of free and fearless spirit. Barb doesn't hang tags and doesn't attach anybody to the brand. The man, himself, is the brand. Barb is the absolute extension of it's owner's personality.

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Classical Raya

One thing about Hari Raya – it is that timeless Raya songs of yesteryear still remain close to people’s hearts up until today. What better way to do all that than with a 'Classical Raya' theme? To bring forth the essence of this theme, the gift hamper catalog is designed to resemble an old vinyl record. Our goal was to: 1. Create a special piece of design, rather than pages comprised of product visuals and their respective prices. 2. Generate level of appreciation for the classical music and traditional arts. 3. Bring out the spirit of Hari Raya.

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Nissan Calendar 2014

Each year Nissan produces a calendar under the theme of its brand tagline “Excitement unlike any other.” The year 2014 version is an innovative one, featuring “Nicolai Bergmann” who is a renowned floral design artist in Japan. All visual images used in the calendar include flower arrangements Nicolai Bergmann created based on inspirations he received from Nissan vehicles featured in the calendar. The spaces, in which “cars” and “flower arrangements” coexist, are the works of art themselves. We have taken photos of those spaces and placed the images throughout the 13-month calendar.

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Nissan skyline

The all-new SKYLINE has no NISSAN logos anywhere, either with the exterior or the interior. Only Infiniti logo. The car maintains its name as SKYLINE, synonymous with the sport sedan representing Japanese cars for a long time. However, this vehicle is to be introduced as a new SKYLINE under Infiniti brand in Japan. We aimed to realize the worldview of a premium sport sedan only the made-in-Japan vehicle could provide, being different from the glamorous worldview of Infiniti brand or the European taste of BMW, Audi and Mercedes.

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JOHNNIE WALKER signature blend

These collateral materials are created for Jonnie Walker’s special event held at the residence of British Ambassador to Japan. Selected materials and special printing are used to produce each of the items, from business cards, shopping bags, leaflets to booklets showing how to purchase, for this event. Pursued the highest quality in texture & feel to communicate a totally different worldview.

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SONY semiconductor branding

This is the Sony branding project for semiconductor products for use in security camera applications. The designs for web sites and exhibitions, which are crucial touch points, were completely redone and new images constructed as part of efforts to strengthen customer relations. Full use was made of the functions of color and form, the essential elements of design, to develop graphic elements that express the distinctive features of the product. These elements were deployed as key visuals to provide the inorganic product with its own expressive face, thereby building up a rich world.

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Design interview of the day

Read the latest interviews and conversations on design, creativity and innovation between design journalist and world-famous designers, artists and architects. See latest design projects and award-winning designs by famous designers, artists, architects and innovators. Discover new insights on creativity, innovation, arts, design and architecture. Learn about design processes of great designers.

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