ISHIKAWA Masaru

Teaching Staff (Communication Design)

石川昌
Title Associate Professor
Research Fields Visual identity / Signage systems / History of design
Education
2000
M.F.A. (Design), Tokyo University of the Arts
Selected Professional Experience
2021-Present
Associate Professor, Akita University of Art
2014-Present
Director of management support design, Seibu Shinkin Bank
2009-Present
Representative and Visual Designer, mi e ru Design Studio, Tokyo
2003-2008
Graphic Designer, Total Tool Milano s.r.l., Italy
2002-2003
International project member, Designlab Siemens Mobile term2, Germany
2001-2002
Guest Researcher, Hanover University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Germany
Recent Activities <Selected visual identity / signage system design projects>

2020
RESOL POSHTEL TOKYO ASAKUSA

HOTEL RESOL UENO, Tokyo

2019
HOTEL RESOL AKIHABARA, Tokyo

HOTEL RESOL YOKOHAMA SAKURAGICHO
2018
HOTEL RESOL KYOTO
2017
HOTEL RESOL NAGOYA

 

<Bibliography>

2021
Otona no ato nurie 1: Sekai no meiga: Inshoha no kyosho-tachi [Adult coloring book 1: World masterpieces: Masters of Impressionism]. MdN
2020
Otona no ato nurie 6: Sekai no meiga: Inshoha no kyosho-tachi [Adult coloring book 6: World masterpieces: Masters of Impressionism]. MdN
2017
Etoki inshoha [Impressionism explained] (with FLARE, IKEGAMI Hidehiro). MdN
2016
Etoki Nihon bijutsu [Japanese art explained] (with FLARE, MASUDA Yoshitaka). MdN
2015
Etoki dezain-shi [History of design explained] (with FLARE). MdN

 

<Other>

2018
Art direction, View VIEW view (exhibition). Shibuya Hikarie, Tokyo
2010-2017
Cover design and direction, SYORYU (Meitec Corp. in-house journal)
1998
Salon de printemps (graduate works exhibition grand prize). Tokyo University of the Arts
Courses Taught Contemporary Art Theory 1, 2
Contemporary Art Seminar (Communication Design)
Communication Design Theory
Communication Design Seminar 1, 2, 3
Graduation Project (Communication Design)

 

Example Works
ホテルリソル名古屋 「びゅー VIEW ビュー展」 ホテルリソル横浜桜木町
HOTEL RESOL NAGOYA (2017) View VIEW view (2018) HOTEL RESOL YOKOHAMA SAKURAGICHO (2019)

Further details (in Japanese) can be found at the following link: ISHIKAWA Masaru (Japanese page)