JAGDA Newcomers Award-winning Works Exhibition 2008
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The Japan Graphic Designers Association (JAGDA), founded in 1978, is now the largest design group in Japan, boasting about 2500 members, and organizing events like exhibitions and seminars, publishing collections of members' works and other design publications, as well as other activities aimed at raising the standard of culture and life through design.
In addition, the Association awards the JAGDA Newcomers Award every year to outstanding work by designers under 39 who exhibit at the Graphic Design in Japan exhibition. Kaoru Kasai and Makoto Saito were the first to win the award, followed by such designers as Kenya Hara, Takuya Onuki, Taku Sato, Yoshie Watanabe, Kazufumi Nagai, Kashiwa Sato, Kazunari Hattori, Manabu Mizuno, Chie Morimoto, Atsuki Kikuchi and others, nurturing 75 trailblazers in the design and advertising professions.
This 26th award has been given to Ken Okamuro, Koichi Kosugi, Naoko Fukuoka and Kei Marubashi, chosen from a pool of 194 nominees. On display will be the award-winning works by these four designers, as well as posters and small-scale graphic works.
Opening Party: June 9th (Mon) 19:00-20:30
202nd Creative Salon
Date and time: June 24th (Tue) 19:10-20:40
Guest: Kazunari Hattori, Ken Okamuro, Koichi Kosugi, Naoko Fukuoka, Kei Marubashi
Venue: Creation Gallery G8, admission free, reservation required Tel: 03-3575-6918
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