Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2012 / ddd gallery

The exhibition introduces more than 70 works including award winning 10 works, prize nominee works and excellent works selected from a total of 3,289 entries (including 1,024 entries from abroad) which were applied last autumn.



Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2012
Where : ddd gallery
When : May 22, 2012 – July 06, 2012
(closed on Monday and Sundays, national holidays)
11:00 ~ 19:00 (until 18:00 on Saturdays)
Free admission
Address: Namba SS Bldg. 1st floor, 1-17-28 Minamihorie,
Nishi-ku, Osaka
Tel: +81-6-6110-4635

Gallery Talk
Speakers: Gabin Ito + Taeko Isu (NNNNY)
Date and Time: May 22 (Tue.), 2012, 16:00 – 17:30
Venue: Namba SS Bldg

Opening Party
Date and Time: May 22 (Tue.), 2012, 17:30 to 19:00
Venue: ddd gallery


Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2012 Prize Winners

【Grand Prix】
Why Not Associates+Gordon Young (UK)

Experimental Work “Comedy Carpet”(CL. Blackpool Council)



【TDC Prizes】
M/M(Paris) (France)
CD Jacket, Book, Application “björk: Biophilia” (CL. björk)


Masashi Kawamura + Qanta Shimizu + Saqoosha + Yuri Morimoto (Japan)
MV “androp music video / Bell” (CL. Warner Music Japan Inc.)


Rick Banks (UK)
Type Design “F37 Bella” (CL. Face37)


Martin Borst (Germany)
Type Design “Mondra”


Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. Shueitai Development Department (Japan)
Type Design “The project to renew Shueitai for the Heisei era” 




【Special Prize】
Shin Sobue + Hidenori Yoshioka (Japan)
Book Design “Kinoko Bungaku Meisakusen” (CL. minato-no-hito)


【RGB Prize】 *The best work in RGB category
Taeko Isu + Gabin Ito + Yosuke Hayashi + Takuma Miyamoto (Japan)
Web + CD Jacket “CD (kuchiroro)” (CL. commmons)



【Book Design Prize】 *The best work in editorial & book design category
Alexander Gelman (USA / Japan)
“Sequencer Books” (CL. Sequencer)


【Type Design Prize】*The best work in type design category
Underware (The Netherlands)
“Mr Porter custom typeface” (CL. Mr Porter)