No.30 (Please see outlines of the issue in English abstract.)

GK Report No.30
[ PDF 6.0MB ]

GK Report No.30 / 2016.03

Memorial reception for the late Kenji Ekuan held


Cherry Blossoms and Dumplings
  .......... Kozo Yamada



Tradition and Innovation
  .......... Kiyomoto Ogasawara


Feature - Potentiality of Communication Design 2

Communication Design by GK Graphics
  .......... Naotoshi Noda


Future Communication Design Conceived through the GK Graphics Exhibition in the 30th Year
  .......... Maki Okabe


Potentiality of Non-verbal Communication Design
  .......... Masahiro Sato


Potentiality of Expressions with Letters in Communication Design
  .......... Masahiko Kimura


Dougu Arousing the Sense of Living Togetherbr
  .......... Maki Okabe



Beyond Technology and Design 5
Making Dougu with Intelligence
  .......... Masamitsu Yamawaki



Topics
-Memorial service of the 1st Anniversary of GK Chairperson Kenji Ekuan’s death held in the office of GK Design Group
-Kozo Yamada, president of GK Design Group delivers a keynote speech at the "Kyushu Design Summit."
-Winning Special Award of the JAFCA Auto Color Awards 2015-2016
-GK Graphics 30th Anniversary Exhibition
-Gold Award in SDA Award 2015
-EV-E301 Car Series Selected for the Laurel Prize 2015 by the Japan Railfan Club
-Winning the Silver Award in Pentawards Award 2015
-GK Design Soken Hiroshima Presented its Booth in the 4th Mass-Transportation Innovation Japan 2015.
-GK Shanghai selected as one of the Top Ten Design Companies for Industrial Design



ProjectNews
-Package Design for Seven Gold "Maroyaka" Ale / Kirin Brewery Co., Ltd.
-Furniture made of Wood in the Home Town / Wired Beans Inc.
-Nomura Smart Cast Iron Skillet for Home Use / Nomura USA,Inc,
-Renovation of "Sazanami Onsen Mizushima" / Kyoto Machizukuri Kotsu Lab
-XSR 700 / Yamaha Motor Europe N.V., Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd.
-New AGT vehicle "New Shuttle 2020 Series" of Saitama New Urban Transit Co., Ltd., and the "Nippori-Toneri Liner 330 Type" of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government / Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.



Column
Dougu Culture Crossroad
  .......... Hisaya Shimizu