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“Tokyo TDC 2015-2016” at OCT Art & Design Gallery, Shenzhen


Venue : OCT Art & Design Gallery, Shenzhen, China
Duration : 28 April – 18 June, 2017
http://www.oct-and.com/index.php/exhibition/archive/exdetail?id=37
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Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2017 / ginza graphic gallery



Design : Naomi Hirabayashi

<Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2017>
Where : ginza graphic gallery (ggg)
When : April 5, 2017  – April 28, 2017
(Closed on Sundays and holidays)
Opening hours : 11:00am – 7:00pm
Free admission
Address : DNP Ginza Building, 7-2, Ginza 7-chome, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061
Tel : +81-3-3571-5206

<Award Ceremony and Exhibition>
Date : 5:00pm – 7:00pm  Friday, April 7
Where : ginza graphic gallery (ggg)
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Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2017 Results

Type Director (Country)
Title
Category

< Grand Prix >
– Jonathan Barnbrook (UK)
David Bowie Blackstar Cover Design (Client : Sony Music Entertainment Inc.)
Category : Small Graphics

< TDC Prizes >
– M/M (Paris) (France)
Parco Campaign AW 16, SS17 (Poster + Film)(Client : Parco)
Category : Advertising

– Nejc Prah, Ansambel (Slovenia)
Dreaming of Vacation(Client : Žiga Murko)
Category : Poster B

– Ralph Schraivogel (Switzerland)
Modelle / Models (Client : Museum fur Gestaltung Zurich)
Category : Advertising

– tomato (Australia/Japan)
O tomato Parco (Client : Parco)
*Typeface based on the original designed by Takenobu Igarashi.
Category : Advertising

– Mei Otsubo (Japan)
Kioku no Stitch
Category : Experimental Work

< Special Prize >
– Kazunari Hattori (Japan)
Yuchi Yokoyama “ICELAND” (Client : 888books)

< Type Design Prize >
– Bo Linnemann, Kontrapunkt (Denmark)
Infiniti Brand Typeface (Client : Infiniti)
Nissan Brand Typeface (Client : Nissan)
Datsun Brand Typeface (Client : Datsun)

< Book Design Prize >
– Abbott Miller (USA)
Matisse in the Barnes Foundation (Client : The Barnes Foundation)

< RGB Prize >
– Suzuka Fujita + Yukiko Uno (Japan)
Yoru ha

* Total entries: 3,006 (1,881 by Japanese entrants and 1,099 by overseas entrants)
* All awards are equal in grades except the Grand Prix.


Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2016 / kyoto ddd gallery

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Design: Atsuki Kikuchi

The Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2016 drew a total of 2,800 entries (1,703 from Japan and 1,097 from overseas.) After a rigorous screening process, the following prizes were awarded: 1 Grand Prize, 1 Type Design Prize, 1 RGB Prize, 1 Special Prize, and 5 TDC Prizes.
Recipients of the Type Design Prize last year, Henrik Kubel and Scott Williams of the UK were awarded the Grand Prize for their exceptionally polished suite of custom alphabetic typefaces for the New York Times Magazine. Their rigorous commitment to advanced techniques and exquisite sense for expressing nuance makes them a unique presence in today’s type design world.
The TDC Exhibition features more than 150 typographical works including the nine award-winners, nominated works, and a selection of other entries that were evaluated especially highly. This year, too, the exhibition offers a widely varied and idea-filled collection that transcends East and West, crosses generations, and rises above individual forms of media.

Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2016
Where : kyoto ddd gallery
When :July 22 (Fri.) – August 27 (Sat.), 2016
Opening hours: 11:00 – 19:00
* Until 18:00 on August 21 (Sun.)
Closed on Sundays and holidays, except August 21 (Sun.)

Admission free. No parking.
Address :10 Uzumasa Kamikeibu-cho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto City 616-8533
Tel: 075-871-1480 / fax: 075-871-1267
The nearest stations to ddd:
* 3 min. walk from Uzumasa-Tenjingawa Station on the Kyoto Subway Tozai Line, exit 1
* 5 min. walk from Randen-Tenjingawa Station on the Arashiyama Main Line (Randen)

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Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2016 / ginza graphic gallery

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Design: Atsuki Kikuchi

This year’s Tokyo TDC Exhibition at Ginza Graphic Gallery will be held in June, just before the heart of summer.
TDC Exhibition 2016 presents the results of the Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2016, an annual international design competition sponsored by the Tokyo Type Directors Club. The Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2016 drew a total of 2,800 entries (1,703 from Japan and 1,097 from overseas.) After a rigorous screening process, the following prizes were awarded: 1 Grand Prize, 1 Type Design Prize, 1 RGB Prize, 1 Special Prize, and 5 TDC Prizes.
Recipients of the Type Design Prize last year, Henrik Kubel and Scott Williams of the UK were awarded the Grand Prize for their exceptionally polished suite of custom alphabetic typefaces for the New York Times Magazine. Their rigorous commitment to advanced techniques and exquisite sense for expressing nuance makes them a unique presence in today’s type design world.
The TDC Exhibition features more than 150 typographical works including the nine award-winners, nominated works, and a selection of other entries that were evaluated especially highly. This year, too, the exhibition offers a widely varied and idea-filled collection that transcends East and West, crosses generations, and rises above individual forms of media.

Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2016
Where : ginza graphic gallery (ggg)
When : June 03, 2016 – June 27, 2016
(Closed on Sundays and holidays)
Opening hours : 11:00am – 7:00pm
Free admission
Address : DNP Ginza Building, 7-2, Ginza 7-chome, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061
Tel : +81-3-3571-5206

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Tokyo TDC Vol.26 – The Best in International Typography & Design


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The latest of Tokyo TDC annual book “Tokyo TDC, Vol.26” is now on sale.

The international edition of the latest Tokyo TDC annual book ‘Tokyo TDC, Vol.26’,
including the prize winning works of Tokyo TDC Annual Award 2014, is now on sale.

– Tokyo TDC, Vol.26 – The Best in International Typography & Design
– Price: ¥6900E
– Editing: Tokyo TDC
– Art Direction, Design: Koichi Hara
– Copywriting (cover) : Takao Onoda
– Photographs (cover) : Yurie Nagashima
– Including 431 works – More than 1200 illustrations in full color included
– W210 x H282 mm, 275 pages
– ISBN-10:4887520433
– ISBN-13:978-4887520431
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Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2016 Results

Type Director (Country)
Title
Category

< Grand Prix >
– Henrik Kubel + Scott Williams (UK)
www.a2-type.co.uk
The New York Times Magazine Custom Fonts (Client : The New York Times Magazine)
Category : Type Design
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Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2015 / kyoto ddd gallery

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Design: Nejc Prah

The Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2015, for which entries were accepted in fall 2014, drew a total of 3004 entries of which 2002 were from Japan and 1002 entrants.
A rigorous screening process resulted in the following prizes being awarded: 1 Grand Prix, 1 Type Design Prize, 1 RGB Prize, 1 Book Design Prize, 1 Special Prize, and 5 TDC Prizes.
The TDC Exhibition 2015 brings together many outstanding typographic works from around the world, including the 10 award-winning works, nominated works and the outstanding entries.

Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2015
Where : kyoto ddd gallery
When : June 08, 2015 – July 31, 2015
(closed on Sundays and national holidays)
11:00 ~ 19:00 (until 18:00 on Saturdays)
Closed on Sundays and holidays
Admission free
Address : 10, Uzumasa Kamikeibu-cho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto 616-85331
Tel : +81-75-871-1480

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Tokyo TDC Vol.25 – The Best in International Typography & Design


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The latest of Tokyo TDC annual book “Tokyo TDC, Vol.25” is now on sale.

The international edition of the latest Tokyo TDC annual book ‘Tokyo TDC, Vol.25’, including the prize winning works of Tokyo TDC Annual Award 2014, is now on sale.

– Tokyo TDC, Vol.25 – The Best in International Typography & Design
– Price: ¥6900E
– Editing: Tokyo TDC
– Art Direction, Design: Naomi Hirabayashi
– Including 436 works – More than 1200 illustrations in full color included
– W210 x H282 mm, 288 pages
– ISBN 978-4-903233-80-2
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Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2015 / ginza graphic gallery


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Design: Nejc Prah

The “Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2015” presents the results of the “Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2015,” the annual international design competition organized by the Tokyo Type Directors Club.
A total of 3004 entries (2002 from Japan and 1002 from overseas) were submitted to the “Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2015.”
Winners were selected through a strict judging process, and the following prizes were awarded: 1 Grand Prix, 1 Type Design Prize, 1 RGB Prize, 1 Book Design Prize, 1 Special Prize, and 5 TDC Prizes.
In addition to the 10 prizewinning creations, the exhibition presents nominated works and other outstanding entries, for a total of over 150 typographic works.

Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2015
Where : ginza graphic gallery (ggg)
When : April 03, 2015 – April 28, 2015
(closed on Sundays and national holidays)
11:00 ~ 19:00 (until 18:00 on Saturdays)
Free admission
Address : DNP Ginza Bldg., 7-7-2 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Tel : +81-3-3571-5206

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