El mejor diseño gráfico japonés – Años 20-30

Durante las décadas de 1920 y 1930, Japón adoptó nuevas formas de diseño gráfico apoyándose en el cambio social que se extendió por todo el país. Desde Pinktentacle hacen esta selección de 50 carteles, portadas de revistas y anuncios publicitarios que ofrecen una mirada a algunas de las tendencias imperantes en una sociedad transformada por el crecimiento de la industria moderna y la tecnología, la popularidad del arte y la cultura occidentales, y el surgimiento del pensamiento político de izquierda.

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«Buy Domestic!» poster, 1930

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Cover of «Nippon» magazine issue #1, Oct 1934

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«Fuji Weekly» cover, Oct 1930

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Poster for Japan’s first national census, 1920  // «Health for body and country» poster, c. 1930

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Grand Nagoya Festival poster by Kenkichi Sugimoto, 1933

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Kyoto Grand Exposition to Commemorate the Showa Imperial Coronation, 1928

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Poster design by Shujiro Shimomura, 1928

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«NAPF» (Nippona Artista Proleta Federacio) magazine cover, Feb 1931

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«NAPF» (Nippona Artista Proleta Federacio) magazine covers: Sep 1931 // Oct 1931

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«May 1» movie poster by Hiromu Hara, 1928-1929

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«Senki» magazine covers: Oct 1929 // Nov 1929

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«Senki» magazine covers: May 1930 // Jan 1930

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Cover of «Nippon» magazine issue #7, June 1936

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Magazine ad for «Seishun Zukai» movie, 1931

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«Affiches» magazine issue #2, Aug 1927  // «Affiches» magazine issue #3, Sep 1927

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«The Advertising World» magazine cover, Sep 1933

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Book covers: «Modern Commercial Art,» 1928  // «Kite» (Tako – 凧) by Takehisa Yumeji, 1926

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Poster for 1940 Grand International Exposition of Japan (canceled due to war), 1938

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Poster for the 1940 Olympic Games in Tokyo (canceled due to WWII), 1936 (by Hiromu Hara)

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«The Advertising World» magazine cover, June 1926

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«Reijin» sheet music cover, 1930

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«Songs of Miss Nippon» sheet music cover, 1930  // «Modern Tokyo» sheet music cover, 1929

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Cover of «Nippon» magazine issue #2, Jan 1935

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Poster for Shimadzu mannequin exhibition, 1935

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Designs by Kurazo Murota: Poster, 1928 // Catalog cover, 1927

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Poster for Tokyo Construction Fair, 1935

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Cover of «Affiches» magazine issue #1, 1927

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Magazine ads for movies: «Omohide Ooki Onna«, 1931 // «Wakaki Hi no Kangeki,» 1931

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Magazine ads for movies: «Chuya Gyojoki,» 1931 // «Shukujo Club,» 1931

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«Young Miss» (Ojo-san) movie poster, 1930

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«Fuji Weekly» cover, Aug 1930

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Poster for «Volga» and «College Life,» 1930 // Poster for «Kriemhild’s Revenge,» 1925

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Nikke business clothing poster ad by Gihachiro Okayama, 1931

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Nikke sports coat poster ad by Gihachiro Okayama, 1931

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Nikke socks and knitwear poster ad by Gihachiro Okayama, 1932

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Nikke socks and knitwear poster ad by Gihachiro Okayama, 1936

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Nikke coat poster ad by Gihachiro Okayama, 1937

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