Tokyo TDC Exhibition 2015 / ginza graphic gallery

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

Award Ceremony and Exhibition
Opening5:00-7:00pm, Friday, April 3 at ggg

Design Forum “TDC DAY”
6 hours marathon forum by prize winners and guest speakers
12:30 – 6:30pm, Sunday, April 5
Venue: 1F Hall, DNP Gotanda Bldg.
3-5-20 Nishi-Gotanda, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 141-8001
Reservation required, first-come first-served basis
Organized by: Tokyo Type Directors Club
Cosponsored by: ginza graphic gallery
For more information, visit Tokyo TDC site (
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Prize Winning Works of Tokyo TDC Annual Awards 2015
● Grand Prix
Nejc Prah(Slovenia)
The Avocado ‒ Pecha Kucha poster / Super ‒ Sonic Hardware Warehouse
Category : Poster B
01_Nejc Prah

● Type Design Prize
Henrik Kubel, Scott Williams(UK)
The Independent Newspaper
Category : Type Design
02_Henrik Kubel, Scott Williams_a

● Book Design Prize
Koichi Hara (Japan)
Shinken Shirahadori
Category : Editorial/Book Design
03_原 耕一

● RGB Prize
Seiko Ito, Gabin Ito, Taeko Isu, ucnv, BCCKS (Japan)
Category : RGB

● Special Prize
Kaoru Kasai (Japan)
Hokusai Manga Inspired Exhibition
Category : Poster B
05_葛西 薫

● TDC Prize
David Cameron Morton (Australia)
Category : Experimental Work
06_David Cameron Morton_a

● TDC Prize
Kris Sowersby(New Zealand)
Financier Typeface Family
Category : Type Design
07_Kris Sowersby

● TDC Prize
Chikao Ito (Japan)
In Ei Ming-cho-tai
Category : Type Design

● TDC Prize
Jonas Zieher(Germany)
Coon Song
Category : RGB
09_Jonas Zieher_a

● TDC Prize
Kanako Hatakeda (Japan)
body and breath
Category : Experimental Work