09.11.15 by Staff

Delightfully Absurd Ultra Thin Line Table by Nendo

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Japanese studio, Nendo, takes minimalism to the next level with this insanely thin table design called the “Border Table. Part of a solo exhibition at “Eye of Gyre” gallery in Omotesando, Japan for Tokyo Designers Week 2015, this piece is pretty much the perfect blend of functionality and optical illusion! See more images below!

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04.11.15 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Tatsushi Eto

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Beautiful patterns and daily life illustrations by Kawasaki, Japan-based Tatsushi Eto. More images below.

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13.10.15 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Shohei Otomo

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Ball-point pen drawings by the god, artist Shohei Otomo, based in Tokyo. More images below.

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25.09.15 by Jeff

Pow! Wow! Asia Tour

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Usugrow painting in Shibuya as part of Pow! Wow! Japan

 

The international arts festival, Pow! Wow!, has just announced their next two events will be back to back weeklong exhibitions in Japan and Taiwan, starting October 17th. The Asia Tour roster includes renowned artists Faith47, Kinsey, Fafi, Jeff Soto, Case, Kevin Ancell, Ben Horton, Naturel, and many others. Local artists, including one of my personal favourites, Usugrow (seen above), have already started on a giant mural in Shibuya in the lead up to the event.

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13.08.15 by Kimi Hamada

Satisfying Instagram of the Day: Daily Miniatures by Japanese Artist Tatsuya Tanaka

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Obsessed with these clever miniatures by Japanese art director and photographer, Tatsuya Tanaka, who has created a mini scene everyday for over four years now! See more images from his ongoing Miniature Calendar project below.

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06.08.15 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: Yu Fukagawa

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Wonderful illustrations by Japanese artist, Yu Fukagawa. See more of Fukagawa’s work below.

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05.08.15 by Staff

Trippy Animation of the Day: NETWORKS “SIZQ”

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Gorgeous animated video from Japanese trio, Networks. Love the style here! Directed by Kohei Yoshino and animated by Satoru Kaneko, watch the video for “SIZQ” below!

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28.07.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Naomi Okubo

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Wonderfully detailed paintings by Japanese artist Naomi Okubo. More images of Okubo’s work below!

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