Japanese Design Today 100 <renewal version>

The product designs acts as a mirror that reflects our life style.
This exhibition introduces 89 designs for products created from 2010 onward, and other 11 postwar modern ones, in which we see the roots of contemporary design.

Read an essay written by design critic Hiroshi Kashiwagi in Wochi Kochi Magazine

October 28 - December 30, 2017
Hafnarborg (Hafnarfjörður, Iceland)

September 19 - October 6, 2017
National Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan (Astana, Kazakhstan)

June 30 - July 23, 2017
Kyrgyz National Fine Art Museum in the name of Aitiev (Bishkek, Kyrgyz)

April 19 - May 28, 2017
Slovak National Museum (Bratislava, Slovakia)

March 5 - 18, 2017
Dalian Kiu Lok Property Services Co, Ltd New World/ The Galleria (Dalian, China)

February 12 - 25, 2017
QINGDAO ZENDAI PLAZA (Qingdao, China)

January 9 - 22, 2017
Shanghai Takashimaya Co., Ltd (Shanghai, China)

December 10 - 30, 2016
C4, Redtory Art District (Guangzhou, China)

November 5 - 23, 2016
C5 SPACE (Beijing, China)

September 6 - October 9, 2016
Lim Hak Tai Gallery, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (Singapore, Singapore)

June 30 - August 19, 2016
Metropolitan Museum of Manila (Manila, Philippines)

April 11 - 29, 2016
Mongolia-Japan Center for Human Resources Development (Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia)

Photo of Electric rice-cooker RC-10
Electric rice-cooker RC-10, 1995
Toshiba Corporation

Photo of lamp by IN-EI Issey MIYAKE
IN-EI ISSEY MIYAKE
"MOGURA", 2010
MIYAKE DESIGN STUDIO
Photo by Hiroshi Iwasaki

Photo of Nikon FM10
Nikon F, 1959
NIKON CORPORATION
© Nikon Corporation All rights reserved

Photo of bottle opener
Bottle Opener "Frame" "Crescent" "Eclipse" 2009
FUTAGAMI Co., Ltd.

Photo of Ishinomaki Bench
ISHINOMAKI BENCH, 2011
ISHINOMAKI LABORATORY
Photo by Yoshitsugu Fuminari

Photo of Shinkansen Series N700 Advanced
Shinkansen Series N700 Advanced, 2013
Central Japan Railway Company
Photo: Central Japan Railway Company

Photo of  PePe chair
PePe chair, 2004
Miyazaki Chair Factory Co., Ltd.

Photo of airvase
airvase, 2010
KAMI NO KOUSAKUJO (Fukunaga-Print Co., Ltd.)
Photo by Satomi Tomita

Photo of Cowacca
Cowacca, 2008
Takahashi Kougei Inc.

Photo of prosthetic leg for athlete
Prosthetic leg for athlete
(below knee), since 2008
Beautiful Prosthetics Project
(Yamanaka Laboratory,
The University of Tokyo,
Yamanaka Design Laboratory,
Keio University)
Photo by Yukio Shimizu

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