Shin Matsunaga Posters

Shin Matsunaga

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    Shin Matsunaga, Japan (1988)

    Born in Tokyo in 1940. After completing the design course at Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music (now, Tokyo University of the Arts) in 1964, He worked in the advertising division...

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    Shin Matsunaga, Japan (1988)

      Born in Tokyo in 1940.
      After completing the design course at Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music (now, Tokyo University of the Arts) in 1964,
      He worked in the advertising division of Shiseido and went on to found Shin Matsunaga Design in 1971.
      His creative activities center on graphic design, including posters, corporate identity (CI) planning and packaging,but also run a broad gamut from drawings and sculpture to monuments.
      His major works to date include: summer campaigns for Shiseido; a series of peace posters; total graphics for Sezon Museum of Art; the book design for the Constitution of Japan; CI planning for such clients as Benesse Corporation, Issey Miyake, Calbee, and the National Museum of Western Art; and package design for Scottie tissues, Can Chu-Hi beverage, Shiseido “uno” men’s cosmetics, and the French cigarette brand Gitanes (finishing 1st in an international competition).
      His works are included in the permanent collections of 88 museums around the world.

      Publications

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      Super Market - Graphic Design of Shin Matsunaga

      (1992)

      • Shin Matsunaga

      Kodansha Ltd

      Phollage

      (1993)

      • Shin Matsunaga

      Shinshindo Publishing Co.,Ltd.

      ggg Books 7 Shin Matsunaga

      (1993)

      • Shin Matsunaga

      ginza graphic gallery

      Graphic Cosmos – The World of Shin Matunaga

      (1996)

      • Shin Matsunaga

      SHUEISHA Inc.

      Talk about Designing by Shin Matsunaga+11

      (2004)

      • Shin Matsunaga

      BNN,Inc.

      ggg Books Special Edition-9 Shin Matsunaga

      (2013)

      • Shin Matsunaga

      DNP Foundation for Cultural Promotion

      Exhibitions

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      The Works of Shin Matsunaga

      1987

      ggg (ginza graphic gallery), Ginza

      Design Works of Shin Matsunaga, Exhibition in Warsaw

      1988

      , Warsaw and four other cities

      Design Works of Shin Matsunaga, Exhibition in Yugoslavia

      1988

      , Ljubljana,Yugoslavia

      The Works of Shin Matsunaga New York 1989

      1989

      Parsons School of Design, New York City

      Graphic Design of Shin Matsunaga

      1990

      Museo Arte Contemporáneo de Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico

      Paper Freaks, Works of Shin Matsunaga

      1994

      International Trademark Center

      Freaks Exhibition, Shin Matsunaga

      1995

      Ginza Wako, Tokyo

      20 Designers pour une Silhouette

      1996

      Centre Pompidou, Paris

      Graphic Cosmos-The World of Shin Matsunaga

      1996

      Takaoka Art Museum, Toyama

      The Museum of Modern Art, Shiga

      International Design Center NAGOYA, Aichi

      Kawaguchiko Museum of Art, Nagano

      Fukuoka Mitsukoshi, Fukuoka

      Sezon Museum of Art, Tokyo

      Spring has come

      2001

      ggg (ginza graphic gallery), Ginza

      The Graphic Appetite : Shin Matsunaga Poster Exhibition

      2003

      , Toronto, Calgary

      , São Paolo

      The 9th Yusaku Kamekura Design Award Exhibition - Wellness Design by Shin Matsunaga

      2007

      CREATION GALLERY G8, Ginza

      Awards

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      • 1967

      a special prize from the Japan Advertising Artists Club (JAAC)
      • 1969,1970,1971,1972,1973,1978

      Tokyo Art Directors Club Awards
      • 1987

      Mainichi Design Award
      • 1988

      Gold Medal and Honorary Award at the International Poster Biennale in Warsaw
      • 1989

      CLIO Award Grand Prize
      • 1991

      the Education Minister’s Art Encouragement Prize for Freshmen
      • 1992

      Japan Advertising Award Yamana Prize
      • 1996,2000,2004

      Moscow Golden Bee Award
      • 2002,2006

      ICOGRADA Grand Prize
      • 2004

      New York ADC Silver Award
      • 2005

      Medal with Purple Ribbon from the Japanese Government
      • 2007

      Yusaku Kamekura Design Award
      • 2007

      ADC Member's Award
      • 2014

      the Hiromu Hara Award
      • 2015

      HALL OF FAME (Tokyo Art Directors Club Awards)