Project Area :
Graphic Design / Advertising Design / Type Design/ Intellectual Property management
Visual Design Laboratory Inc.
Asia & Pacific Trade Center ITM Bldg. 10F,
2-1-10, Nanko-kita, Suminoe-ku,
Osaka, 559-0034 JAPAN
Born in Ehime Prefecture, Japan.
1977 Joined Japan Ad Creators Co., Ltd. Engaged in advertising work for major companies as an art director.
1988 Founded Visual Design Laboratory Inc. Developed digital typefaces and launched as many as 100 digital fonts.
Type Directors Club TDC2 2008 “Judge’s Choice,” New York.
Applied Typography 2005 Best Work.
Applied Typography Annual Awards 1998/2004/2007/2011.
The Tokyo Type Directors Club Annual Awards 2008/2009.
A TypI/ NYTDC/ Japan Typography Association/ Society of Typography, Japan/ Japan Association of Industrial Property Law