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office / address

June 22, 2018

For new business enquiries please contact ” info@artless.co.jp “ ,
we will contact you as soon as possible.


tokyo
東京/中目黒


nakame gallery street J2+J3
(Nakameguro koukashita/85+86)
2-45-12 kami-meguro
meguro-ku
tokyo 153-0051 japan

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kyoto

京都/五条

gojo place, ebisucho,
shimogyo-ku,
kyoto 600-8302 japan

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[recruitment & internship]

June 21, 2018

we are always looking for new members.
if you’re interested, please send your cv & portfolio (pdf)
to info@artless.co.jp

Available Positions:
Graphic Designer
Category: branding / graphic + signage / typography / web / interior / architecture

Required Skills:
Conversational level English & Japanese

Experience:
Visual Design:
Hands-on experience in graphic/web design and motion graphics.
Brand Communication:
Hands-on experience in branding, communication, marketing and advertisement.

Type of Employment
Full-time or Contract

Location:
artless Inc.
(head office / nakameguro tokyo)
nakame gallery street J3 (nakameguro koukashita 86)
2-45-12 kami-meguro
meguro-ku tokyo 153-0051 japan
https://goo.gl/maps/ED2JKaYfX822

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award

June 20, 2018

2017

DFAA – Design For Asia Award 2017  (Hong Kong)
hotel kanra kyoto / branding, V.I., Signages
artless craft tea & coffee / branding & interior design

The One Show (New York, US)
[Shortlist] 10 SOUNDS OF LIFE SCIENCE


2016

NY TDC 62
the Type Directors Club
(New York, US)
the TDC Communication Design Competition:
“Certificate of Typographic Excellence”
Hotel Risveglio Akasaka / original typography, Logo, sign system & graphic design


2015

The Webby Awards (US)
“The 19th Annual Webby Awards” the Websites: Corporate Communications category.
[Nomination] 10 SOUNDS OF LIFE SCIENCE


2014

GOOD DESIGN AWARD 2014 グッドデザイン賞
Singapore Design Award 2014
Satoyama Jujo – artwork


2013

DFAA – Design For Asia Award 2013 (Hong Kong)
[DFA Silver Award] NANAMIYA – brand Logo & package design
[DFA Bronze Award] 10 TEN – Ehime/Mikan
[DFA Award 2013 Merit Winner] huug 001

The One Show (New York)
[GOLD PRIZE] design and paper engineering (Brand Design & Package Design)

The Tokyo Typo Directors Club (Tokyo TDC)
Annual Award 2013

[Nomination] design and paper engineering (Brand Design & Package Design)

GOOD DESIGN AWARD 2013
グッドデザイン賞

10 TEN – brand Logo & package design

SDA AWARDS 2013:
[First Prize(最優秀賞)]
– OBI / Installation by AODJ
[Jun Aoki Prize(招待審査員賞 青木淳賞)]
– MONOCO GINZA GALLERY

DSA Award – Japan Design Space Association Award
(GOLD PRIZE – 日本空間デザイン賞/優秀賞) :
OBI / Installation by AODJ


2012

iF: International Forum Design Hannover (Germany)
“huug – balance of light and shadow -”
[Brand Design & Product Design]

CREATIVITY INTERNATIONAL AWARDS : 41st annual
Print & Packaging Competition :
ISETAN | the stage & show window “bokusho” new year 2011
2011. 1/2, 3, 4


2011

the 2011 elections to the D&AD Executive Committee. (London)

The Tokyo Typo Directors Club (Tokyo TDC)
Annual Award 2011

[Nomination] ISSEY MIYAKE INC. / ELTTOBTEP (present package)

GOOD DESIGN AWARD 2011
グッドデザイン賞

HOTEL ANTEROOM KYOTO
installation work / original print

DDA AWARD – Japan Display Design Award 2011
ディスプレイデザイン賞 2011 入選
[Nomination] ISETAN (Honkan & Men’s) : Show Window “boku-sho” 2011


2010

CANNES LIONS
International Advertising Festiva : “GOLD” (Design Lions)
Corporate or Brand Identity / Broadcast Design & Graphics :
Channel 4 (TV Nelonen – Helsinki, Finland)

D&AD / THE BEST ADVERTISING AND DESIGN IN THE WORLD (UK)
Awards 2010 : TV & Cinema Communications
TV Promotions, Stings & Program Junctions

*ED AWARDS / European Design Awards
“Bronze”

Vuoden Huiput (Finland)
(Best of the Year) : “Shortlist”


2009

NY ADC:
Young Gun 7 / Judge

NY TDC 55
the Type Directors Club
(New York, US)
Print [Packaging] (New York)

The Tokyo Typo Directors Club (Tokyo TDC)
Annual Award 2009

JAGDA : Graphic Design in Japan 2009
[Nomination] ISSEY MIYAKE INC. / Package Design


2008

ADC Young Guns 6 (New York)
Award-winning : The final 50

The One Show Book Design Finaist (New York)

London International Awards (UK)

TIAA: Tokyo Interactive AD Award
Finaist : GYRE

JCD Design Award 2008 BEST 100
Dual City Sessions 2007 (the Japanese Society of Commercial Space Designers)

DDA AWARD : Display Design Awards 2008
Selected Work / Dual City Sessions 2007 (the Japan Display Design Association)
* Exhibition Design by upsetters architects


2001-2007

The ADC 86th Annual Awards :
GRAPHIC DESIGN – POSTER DESIGN/PROMOTIONAL : Merit (New York)
The FWA (UK)
Adobe Motion Award Interactive / grand prize
Tokyo Interactive AD Award Finalist, Branding Site
Japan Good Design Award グッドデザイン賞
Applied Japan Typography 日本タイポグラフィ年鑑
Web Design Annual Japan  ウェブデザイン年鑑

etc…

branding & identity

brand visuals for MIST Hotel and Pullman Kaifeng

June 01, 2018

MIST Hotel and Pullman Kaifeng
creative direction & photo direction

credit :
art direction: shun kawakami + koyuki inagaki, artless Inc.
photography: yoshihiro makino, W Inc.

Yoshihiro Makino
http://www.yoshimakino.us
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artless Inc. has carried out art direction for photoshooting promotional visuals at “MIST Hotel” and “Pullman Kaifeng” – luxury hotels owned by Central China Hotel Management, who has been earning reputations from their past projects in Henan Province.

Photographer Yoshihiro Makino and creative director Shun Kawakami have vividly captured the spatial atmosphere of the locations. Yoshihiro Makino is a photographer, based in Los Angeles whilst actively going across West and East coasts, whose primary expertise includes interior photography, landscape photography and documentary portraits.

“MIST Hotel” is a luxury resort hotel, for which artless Inc. carried out an integrated visual identity design that consists of: logo, wayfinding, amenity and website deisgn.

http://www.artless.co.jp/alog/branding-v-i/8841/

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中国・江南省を中心にホスピタリティ事業での実績を誇る「Central China Hotel Management Group」のラグジュアリーホテル「MIST Hotel」「Pullman Kaifeng」において、イメージビジュアル撮影のディレクションを行いました。

LAを拠点に西海岸と東海岸をバイコースタルに行き来しながらも、グローバルなフィールドでインテリアやランドスケープ、ドキュメントポートレイトの撮影を得意とするフォトグラファー Yoshihiro Makino 氏を迎え、弊社クリエイティブディレクター・川上シュンとのコラボレーションにより、空間に流れる空気感を切り取りました。

「MIST Hotel」はロゴ、サイン、アメニティデザイン、ウェブサイトデザインまで弊社がトータルデザインとブランディングを手がけたリゾートホテルです。

http://www.artless.co.jp/alog/branding-v-i/8841/

 

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Pullman Kaifeng
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client list

March 30, 2018


Abahouse International
Adobe Japan
AKQA (UK)
Apple Japan
Audi Japan
Avex Trax
B&B Italia
Barneys NewYork
Beacon Communication, Inc.
Bolan Group Ltd. (Italia)
Bridgestone Corporation
Bvlgari
Cartier
CCC
Central China (China)
Chateau Pesquie (France)
Cosmo Communications, Inc.
D.Brain Co.,Ltd.
DDB Japan
Dentsu Inc.
Designart Tokyo
Docomo
Dotore Coffee
Fast Retailing Co.,Ltd
Ford Japan
Four Seasons Hotels
FTC Skateboarding (SF/US)
Google Japan
Graniph Co.,Ltd.
Hakuhodo Inc.
Heiwa Paper
Herman Miller Inc.
Roppongi Hills Club
Hong Kong Design Centre (Hong Kong)
Honda Motor Co.,Ltd
H.P.France
IdN magazine
ISETAN Co.,ltd.
ISSEY MIYAKE Inc.
JAGDA: Japan Graphic Designer Association, Inc.
Jiyujin Inc,
JL design (Taipei)
JVC Entertainment Networks, Inc.
JWT Japan
Kosei
Levi Strauss Japan K.K.
Lidea Company
Mackintosh Japan
Mccann Erickson Japan Inc.
McCann Worldgroup Japan
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
Microsoft
Mitsubishi Estate Co.,Ltd.
Musuta Ltd. (Helsinki / Finland)
New World Records
Nike Japan Corp.
Nikon Corporation
NTT Communications
Orange and Partners Co.,Ltd.
OPENERS
Onkochishin Co.,Ltd.
Phaedo (China)
Plan do see
PMQ (Hong Kong)
Prime Minister of Japan Office
Restir
Sakakura Associates, Inc.
Shinkenchiku
Sony
Sony Music
Starbucks Japan
Strasburgo
STRIPE int’l
Takeo Paper
Taro Horiuchi
Toto Ltd.
Toyota
UDS Ltd.
Uniqlo
Urban Research
V&A: Victoria and Albert Museum (UK)
Vogue Japan
Volkswagen Japan
Waterford Wedgwood Japan
Wieden+Kennedy Tokyo
Woodtec
WOW Inc.
YCAM : Yamaguchi Center for Arts and Media
Yamato Co.,Ltd.
Yagi Tsusho Ltd.

etc…

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