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The book review leads to creation 

The book review leads to creation 5 Achille Castiglioni: Designing as pursuit of freedom / A book review by designer Naoto Fukasawa
09.08.23

Achille Castiglioni: Designing as pursuit of freedom (only in Japanese version) Author: Yosuke Taki (AXIS, ¥2,940) A book review by designer Naoto Fukasawa (more...)

AXIS Building product 

GLOBAL knives, handmade quality products to the world
09.08.21

[caption id="attachment_863" align="alignnone" width="580" caption="Knives from GLOBAL are favored by professional chefs. Yoshikin's shop in AXIS Building (left). "][/caption] The AXIS Building came into being in 1981 in Roppongi, Tokyo. We have famous knives' shop Yoshikin in 2nd floor, well known for "GLOBAL" brand. (more...)

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Taku Satoh’s “Hoshi-imo Gakko” project
09.08.19

[caption id="attachment_819" align="aligncenter" width="580" caption="They are planning to develop the standard dried sweet potato product which is also named "Hoshi-imo Gakko""]    [/caption] Designer, Taku Satoh started “Hoshi-imo Gakko” project with Hitachinaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry. (more...)

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Wim de Wit, senior curator of the Getty Research Institute’s Architecture and Design Department
09.08.17

[caption id="attachment_785" align="aligncenter" width="580" caption="Photo by Yoshihiro Makino"] [/caption] Now we are struggling for AXIS vol.142 to be published on September 1st. In the interview series "Opinion," we will feature Wim de Wit, senior curator of the Getty Research Institute’s Architecture and Design Department. (more...)

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The Prototype Archive 4 Antenna Design New York Nosy Parker (2005)
09.08.13

Premised on use in public spaces, Nosy Parker is a stool that evokes interaction between strangers. Images appear the instant you sit on the stool. After a while however, you notice that the images are of you. They are taken by a video camera installed in the stool. (more...)

The book review leads to creation 

The book review leads to creation 4 The Tipping Point / A book review by Takao Osawa, General Manager of Hitachi Design Division
09.08.12

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference  Author: Malcom Gladwell A book review by Takao Osawa, General Manager of Hitachi Design Division  (more...)

Designers on AXIS cover 

Designers on AXIS cover 5 Andrée Putman
09.08.11

  We had the great honor of inviting Madam Andrée Putman as the first lady for our cover interview.  We featured her in our vol. 74. (more...)

competition 

Japan Media Arts Festival calling for application
09.08.10

Japan Media Arts Festival has been large annual event in Tokyo since 1997. Its aim is to promote the creation and development of media arts not only in Japan but also all over the world. (more...)

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Honda press meeting at Automobile R&D Center
09.08.06

[caption id="attachment_684" align="aligncenter" width="580" caption="Design room"][/caption] Honda R&D had the press meeting at Automobile R&D Center in Wako city, Saitama. (more...)

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Designers on AXIS cover 9 Richard Hutten
10.03.18

The Prototype Archive

The Prototype Archive 9 Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo  Display of Sunlight through the Leaves (2006 -)
09.12.08

The book review leads to creation

The book review leads to creation 11 Arte come mestiere (Design as Art) / A book review by designer Naoto Fukasawa
11.03.09

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