Yukinori Dehara

Hand painted -paper clay or vinyl- sculptures by Japanese character illustrator and artist Yukinori Dehara

gallery images courtesy of Giantrobot

Yoh Nagao

Humpbackwhale, collage, acrylic, marker, ballpoint

Collages made of fashion magazine and paint by Berlin-based Japanese artist Yoh Nagao

 

Hop, Step and Cat, collage, acrylic, marker, ballpoint

 

Hanamichi, collage, acrylic, marker, ballpoint

 

Lost and Found, collage, acrylic, marker, ballpoint

 

Untitled, collage, acrylic, marker, ballpoint

 

Heat Rumble, collage, acrylic, marker, ballpoint

 

Stranger than Mine 5, collage, acrylic, marker, ballpoint

 

Their days till today 2, collage, acrylic, marker, ballpoint

” Beyond the edge of the world there’s a space where emptiness and substance neatly overlap, where past and future form a continuous, endless loop. And, hovering about, there are signs no one has ever read, chords no one has ever heard. ”

Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore

Reborn / Masaya Kushino

Images from Reborn,  an art piece created by Kyoto based shoe designer Masaya Kushino, for the NIPPON ZINE charity event in Tokyo, 2011.

Equip / Sides Core

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 01

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 02

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 03

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 04

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 05

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 06

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 07

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 08

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 09

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 10

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 11

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 12

Equip Salon Osaka- Sides Core 15

Equip, a minimal hair and beauty salon designed to accommodate one client at a time, by Osaka-based design studio Sides Core, led by Sohei and Sumiko Arao.

Read more @ ignant

Images by Yoshiro Masuda

Light / YOY

YOY-Ono-Yamamoto-Light-2014-Yasuko-Furukawa-1

YOY-Ono-Yamamoto-Light-2014-Yasuko-Furukawa-2

YOY-Ono-Yamamoto-Light-2014-Yasuko-Furukawa-3

YOY-Ono-Yamamoto-Light-2014-Yasuko-Furukawa-4

YOY-Ono-Yamamoto-Light-2014-Yasuko-Furukawa-5

YOY-Ono-Yamamoto-Light-2014-Yasuko-Furukawa-6

YOY-Ono-Yamamoto-Light-2014-Yasuko-Furukawa-7

Aluminum LED light fixture, available as floor or table lamp, by Tokyo based YOY studio, aka designers Naoki Ono and Yuki Yamamoto.

Photographs by Yasuko Furukawa

Previously: Peel light from YOY

K8 / FBA

K8 staircaise, Kyoto - Florian Busch Architects 1

K8 staircaise, Kyoto - Florian Busch Architects 4

K8 staircaise, Kyoto - Florian Busch Architects 3

K8 staircaise, Kyoto - Florian Busch Architects 5

K8 staircaise, Kyoto - Florian Busch Architects 6

K8 staircaise, Kyoto - Florian Busch Architects 2

Steel staircase inside K8, a narrow commercial building in Kyoto, Japan, designed by Tokyo based Florian Busch Architects.

Read more @ domusweb.

Photographs by Nacasa & Partners.

xmass collage artist Q-TA

by Japanese art director / collage artist Q-TA

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Q-TA

Q-TA 2

Q-TA 5

Q-TA 8

Q-TA 1

Q-TA 10

Q-TA 11

Surrealistic illustrations by Japanese art director / collage artist Q-TA

Happy Paradies / Hiroshi Fuji

Hiroshi Fuji 1

Hiroshi Fuji 2b

Hiroshi Fuji 5

Hiroshi Fuji 4

Hiroshi Fuji dtl

Hiroshi Fuji 2

Installation titled Happy Paradies, at the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, by Japanese artist Hiroshi Fuji. Images courtesy of the artist.

Falling Water / Hiroshi Senju

Series of falling water artworks by Japanese painter Hiroshi Senju.

All images by Nacasa & Partners Inc.

 

The Fall Room installation, Hiroshi Senju Museum, Japan, 2011

Hiroshi Senju Museum the_fall_room_02

Hiroshi Senju Museum the_fall_room_01

 

Grand Hayatt Tokyo, 2003

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Grand_Hyatt_2

Grand_Hyatt_3

Grand_Hyatt_4

Grand_Hyatt_5

 

World Of Blue exhibition, Higashiyama Kaii Setouchi Art Museum, Japan, 2010

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Jukoin Ito Betsuin, Ito Japan, 2005

Ito_Betsuin 1

Ito_Betsuin 2

Ito_Betsuin

 

Screen painting for Shofuso,  Philadelphia, USA, 2007

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Waterfall_2006_Screen_Painting_for_Shofuso_USA_32

Waterfall_2006_Screen_Painting_for_Shofuso_USA_12

House in Hibaru / Suppose Design

hibaru-07 Suppose Design Office

hibaru-06 Suppose Design Office

hibaru-01 Suppose Design Office

hibaru-04 Suppose Design Office

hibaru-02 Suppose Design Office

hibaru-03 Suppose Design Office

hibaru-05 Suppose Design Office

A 112sqm split level family house, build on the slope of the water reservoir in Fukuoka, created by Japan-based Suppose Design Office.

Photos by Toshiyuki Yano

via dezeen