JAGDA releases tear-off calendar for 2010 featuring 356 Japanese designers

02 December 2009
Tokyo (Japan) - The Japan Graphic Designers Association Inc. has launched a tear-off calendar for 2010 titled "(^_^)365(O_O)" dubbed as "Hello 365" featuring a different Japanese designer for each day of the year.
Tokyo (Japan) - The Japan Graphic Designers Association Inc. (JAGDA) has launched a tear-off calendar for 2010 titled "(^_^)365(O_O)" dubbed as "Hello 365."

This is a unique calendar that you will not want to throw away after use. Each sheet is designed by one of 365 graphic designers who are active throughout the country. In collaboration with Heidelberg Japan K. K., a JAGDA associate member, JAGDA created the calendar with a variety of designs, printing technologies and paper for each day. The calendar is available for purchase at JAGDA online shop.

An exhibition to commemorate the launch of the calendar is currently traveling across Japan. Participating designers and printing directors will be speaking at each venue. You can find more details about each designer's profiles and printing techniques adopted in this project on the calendar's official website.

Exhibitions

Niigata

Date: 8-10 December
Venue: TOKI MESSE

Fukuoka

Date: 12-18 December
Venue: art space baku 2nd

Poland

Exhibition 1: 365 Days of Happiness – Japan in 365 flavors
Date: 17-31 December
Venue: Wilanów Poster Museum
Organizer: Wilanów Poster Museum + Heidelberg Poland

Exhibition 2: Special Exhibition at the Sixth International Calendar and Christmas Card Competition "VIDICAL2010"
Date: 4-28 February 2010
Venue: Wilanów Poster Museum
Organizer: Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts + Vidical

Miyagi

Date: 18-20 December
Venue: Sendai Mediateque [Gallery3300]

Hokkaido

Date: 23-27 December
Venue: Continental Gallery



For more information, please contact:

Japan Graphic Designers Association Inc.
Midtown Tower 5F
9-7-1 Akasaka
Minato-ku, Tokyo
107-6205 Japan
T: +81 3 5770 7509
F: +81 3 3479 7509
E:
W: www.jagda.org