Feb 19 2010: Last year, I interviewed Shun Nakagawa and Ayano Ichige of Tokyo label Banal Chic Bizarre. We sat down at the café situated below their store in Harajuku.
Dec 02 2009: Lifestyle Design—the creation of everyday products with extra elements of comfort and style—is a huge trend in Japan. MicroWorks is a major player in this movement.
Nov 25 2009: Digging around with one of Tokyo’s freshest contemporary creators we find that things are pretty down to Earth.
Nov 11 2009: Tokyo based Photographer Hal keeps the creativity flowing this week in part 2 of the Couple Jam interview.
Nov 04 2009: The bathroom is the most private place in the house for most couples, Photographer Hal has made it his studio for his latest book Couple Jam.
Oct 01 2009: Cell phones and portable music players have become as prevalent as bags and wallets. Japanese designer Atsushi Yamaguchi’s mission is to make these ever shrinking gadgets just as practical and fashionable.
Sep 16 2009: Part 2 of a quirky interview with the star of the Ichigo Seijin range, the strawberry alien himself.
The second part of this two part series focuses on the people at Design Festa 5 comments
The first part of this two part series focuses on the art at Design Festa 4 comments
Dorothy Vacance—one of Tokyo’s hidden gems—is offering really cute embroidered patches featuring traditional images of Japan 0 comments
One of Tokyo’s most important fashion and design exhibitions, rooms, took place again this week. JAPANESE STREETS picked a few favorites 2 comments
Last year, Israel’s famous Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art exhibited over 100 of JAPANESE STREETS photographs 4 comments