Design Made in Japan The Resource for Japan Design Topics Fri, 05 Mar 2021 10:45:20 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Tokyo Signs – Products inspired by the streets of Tokyo Sat, 01 Jul 2017 09:15:06 +0000 Tokyo Signs aims to capture Tokyo's visual street culture and create fresh graphics for products based on these inspirations. Read more]]> 0 Tokyo Bosai – A Manual for Disaster Preparedness Mon, 01 Aug 2016 09:43:22 +0000 Tokyo Bōsai is a disaster preparedness manual for Tokyo to help households get prepared for an earthquake directly hitting Tokyo. Read more]]> 0 THE JAPANESE WEB | Design with Omotenashi Mon, 04 Jan 2016 06:51:43 +0000 UX design lessons from Omotenashi, the Japanese culture of hospitality. Read more]]> 0 №5 – Talking the Talk in Japanese Design: Print Design Vocabulary Wed, 25 Nov 2015 02:05:03 +0000 This month our resident translation and localization expert Ash continues her Vocab articles with an in-depth look at the language of print design. Read more]]> 0 Food Creation: Senses And Curiosity Tue, 01 Sep 2015 05:45:11 +0000 Through Food Creation Ayako Suwa pushes culinary boundaries to create the experience of human emotions with food. Read more]]> 0 Bean to Bar by Minimal Chocolate Wed, 26 Aug 2015 07:57:45 +0000 Bean to bar is a concept chocolate bar designed by the team at Minimal Chocolate. Read more]]> 0 LEXUS Hoverboard – Back to the Future Thu, 06 Aug 2015 02:30:46 +0000 Lexus developed a Hoverboard prototype and finally released videos on the technical background and of the board in use. Read more]]> 0 Star Wars Ukiyo-e Project Tue, 04 Aug 2015 03:10:50 +0000 Alongside the coming of 'The Force Awakens' artists in Japan are reviving traditional japanese woodblock prints featuring the beloved Star Wars universe. Read more]]> 0 THE JAPANESE WEB | Creative Information Architecture Design Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:10:06 +0000 This time we review the IA (information architecture) and general UX (user experience) of musician Kenji Endo​'s website, compared to ‘western’ standards. Read more]]> 0 The 2020 Tokyo Olympic Logo Emblem Designed by Kenjiro “MR_Design” Sano Tue, 28 Jul 2015 04:17:44 +0000 On 24th July 2015 the new 2020 Tokyo Olympic emblem was unveiled. In exactly 5 years on that day the games will open. The emblem was designed by Kenjiro Sano and represents a T for Tokyo, Tomorrow and Team. Read more]]> 0