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Graphic artist

Kyoto University of Art and Design, Professor

1958, Born in Tokyo, Japan.
Main works are painting, art direction and art work for advertisement, book, music CD sleeve, video clip, etc.
NY ADC Gold awards 1999 by art works for “BIG MAGAZINE”, Merit awards 1998 by art works for “T. C. K.” and also 2000 by a book design of Rebecca Brown “Folie a Deux”. Tokyo ADC awards 2001 by art works for “Converse” press campaign.
EXPO 2005 official posters are his recently work.

Cover art works in Japanese magazine for__
“Numero TOKYO” “SWITCH” “BRUTUS” “Ryukotsushin” “casaBRUTUS” “relax” “Cut”, other graphical works for “Esquire” “Studio Voice” “GQ” etc.

In foreign magazine for__
“SURFACE” “GANZFELD” “FIDGET” “ZOO” “Black Book” “Loyal” etc.

Art direction or art work of music CD sleeve and video clip for__
Towa Tei, Schadaraparr, Kirinji, Kaela Kimura, PES from RIPSLYME, Ohana, Clammbon, Tokyo Zawinul Bach, Buffalo Daughter, Maki Nomiya, Yo Hitoto, BONNIE PINK, Orange Pekoe, ELT,Yamagen, Hikaru Utada, Nobukazu Takemura, Keal’l Reichel,Inoue Yosui +Okuda Tamio, Yutaka Fukuoka, etc.

Art direction or art work of advertising and others __
Studio set for NHK TV program, Instore wall paint for Brooklyn Parlor HAKATA, Campaigne visual for COLOR meets GALA = PANTONE® ∞ | SoftBank, EXPO2005 world official poster, Campaigne visual for Cravendale UK.

Book list
“MOTORWAY”, “FUTURE DAYS” (Seishin-sha)
“ROOM-GRASS-FOREST” (Kyoto University of Art and Design)
“SUNSHINE GIRL MEETS GRAVITY BOY” (UFB)
“1966 age8 COMPILATIPN” (UFB)
“New Land “(UFB)
“ETHNOLOGICAL FORGERY EFFECT” (UFB)
“SUPER CASSETTE SOUNDS” (UFB)
“LA SUPER GRANDE” (ERECT LAB.)
“Graphic Experiments” Joint work with SK8THING、Masaru Ishiura (TGB design)、Kosuke Kawamura.
“KEIJI ITO × KOMACHI WATARU” (KRAQ / ERECT LAB.)  Joint work with Wataru Komachi.
or some others.

DVD
“A Tribute to Terry Johnson ; PILLOW TALKS”

CD
“Technique and Picnic Live at Deluxe / Unit_Bath feat. Keiji Ito”

CASSETTE TAPE “THE PINK PAGES / ADULTS OVER 18 ONLY.” (KRAQ / ERECT LAB.) Session : Keiji Ito & Watary Komachi / mix: 37A

The book which some works appeared in__
“ZOO 09″ (PUPLE HOUSE / 2001)
“SPECIAL EFFECTS – A Book about Special Print Effects -” (ALL RIGHTS RESERVED PUBLISHING / 2007)
“AREA 2″ (PHAIDON / 2008)
“MUSIKRAPHICS” (VICTION:ARY / 2008)
“1,000 SUPREME CD DESIGNS” (PAGE ONE / 2008)
“PARADISE” (O2 Culture Creative / 2010)
“AA Files – issue 62″ (O2 Culture Creative / 2011)
“Elephant Magazine – issue 6″ (O2 Culture Creative / 2011)
or some others .

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