artist / art director / founder of artless Inc.
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Shun Kawakami
Artist / Art Director / Founder of artless Inc.

Born in Tokyo in 1977. Represents artless Inc. Kawakami has been actively involved in a wide array of creative endeavors including art, design, branding, interactive, video, product, installation, and space production.

In 2010, he won the Gold Award … Read More
Shun Kawakami
Artist / Art Director / Founder of artless Inc.

Born in Tokyo in 1977. Represents artless Inc. Kawakami has been actively involved in a wide array of creative endeavors including art, design, branding, interactive, video, product, installation, and space production.

In 2010, he won the Gold Award at the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival for the work he produced for a TV channel in Finland (ch4). Kawakami has been energetically involved in sponsoring exhibitions and projects in Japan and overseas as well as curation while also submitting his art works to different media. In 2008, he was selected to participate in the Kansei-Japan Design Exhibition at Les Arts Décoratifs (Musée du Louvre, paris), sponsored by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry to commemorate the 150th year of the Japan-France relationships. For this occasion, he produced a unique art book.

Kawakami has won several prestigious international awards including NY ADC: Young Gun 6, NY ADC, NY TDC, The One Show and The London International Award. Also in Japan, Kawakami has won numerous awards including Tokyo TDC, Good Design Award and Tokyo Interactive Ad Award. His professional membership includes New York Art Directors Club (NY ADC) and Japan Graphic Designers Association Inc.)

Website :
http://www.shunkawakami.jp
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    Artless Inc, — London, United Kingdom
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ADC : Young Gun 6 (New York)
The Art Directors Club (New York)
D&AD : Awarded Member (London)
Japan Graphic Designers Association / JAGDA


Affiliation of gallery :
imura art gallery (Kyoto and Tokyo)
2011

The Tokyo Typo Directors Club (Tokyo TDC)
Annual Award 2011
[Nomination] ISSEY MIYAKE INC. / ELTTOBTEP (present package)

DDA AWARD – Japan Display Design Award 2001
ディスプレイデザイン賞 2011 入選
[Nomination] ISETAN (Honkan & Men’s) : Show Window “boku-sho” 2011

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2010

CANNES LIONS
International … Read More
2011

The Tokyo Typo Directors Club (Tokyo TDC)
Annual Award 2011
[Nomination] ISSEY MIYAKE INC. / ELTTOBTEP (present package)

DDA AWARD – Japan Display Design Award 2001
ディスプレイデザイン賞 2011 入選
[Nomination] ISETAN (Honkan & Men’s) : Show Window “boku-sho” 2011

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2010

CANNES LIONS
International Advertising Festiva : “GOLD” (Design Lions)
Corporate or Brand Identity / Broadcast Design & Graphics :

D&AD / THE BEST ADVERTISING AND DESIGN IN THE WORLD (UK)
Awards 2010 : TV & Cinema Communications
TV Promotions, Stings & Programme Junctions

Vuoden Huiput (Finland)
(Best of the Year) : “Shortlist”

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2009

NY ADC : Young Gun 7 / Judge
NY TDC55 – The Type Directors Club (NY) :
Print [Packaging] (New York)
The Tokyo Typo Directors Club (Tokyo TDC)
Annual Award 2009
JAGDA : Graphic Design in Japan 2009

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2008

ADC Young Guns 6 (New York)
Award-winning : The final 50.
London International Awards (UK)
The One Show Book Design Finaist (New York)
Tokyo Interactive AD Award Finaist : GYRE

JCD Design Award 2008 BEST 100
Dual City Sessions 2007 (the Japanese Society of Commercial Space Designers)

DDA AWARD : Display Design Awards 2008
Selected Work / Dual City Sessions 2007 (the Japan Display Design Association)
* Exhibition Design by upsetters architects

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2000-2007

The ADC 86th Annual Awards :
GRAPHIC DESIGN – POSTER DESIGN/PROMOTIONAL : Merit (New York)
Tokyo Interactive AD Award Finalist, Branding Site
Japan Good Design Award
Applied Japan Typography
Web Design Annual Japan
Adobe Motion Award Interactive / grand prize
The FWA (UK) Read Less
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