IDEA magazine135

IDEA No.135
Published: 1976/3

Editor in chief: Yoshihisa Ishihara
Assistant Editor: Tadashi Hamada
Editorial Cooperation: Ohchi Design Office and Midori Imatake
Cover Design: Ikko Tanaka

Chas. B. Slackman by Jerome Snyder
Display Design by Ikko Tanaka by Shigeru Uchida
Show of Old Advertising on Display at New York Art Directors Club by Jo Yanow, Shin’ichiro Tora
Design Courses at Cornell University – Dennis Ichiyama by Midori Imatake
New York Art Directors Club’s 3rd “Hall of Fame” Award Presentation
Michael English, a Tactile Realist by Akiko Hyuga
Wilhelm Rieser
Talented Young Designer, Ken Kendrick by Jan Rajlich
Vartan Kurjian by Tadahisa Nishio
Olivetti New Logotype by Yasaburo Kuwayama
Eyewitness of Our Time by François Colos by Akiko Hyuga
Down-to-Earth Realism: Shiro Tatsumi, Haruo Takino, Osamu Turuta, Shiro Otani, Noritugu Oda, Sadao Sato by Yoshio Hayakawa
Allan Manham
“Shadow & Othe Japanese Images” Nathan Lerner Photo Exhibition
Hélène Majera and Her Sophisticated Illustration by Shigeru Watano
A Nucleus of Design: Graphic Designers Active in Central Japan by Shigeo Fukuda
Logotype by Yasaburo Kuwayama, a Pioneer in New Typeface Development by Tadasu Fukano
New Winds of Design: Public Poster, Hokkaido, 1975 & Graphic Design Competition, Kyushu and Okinawa, 1975
To Read the Clock – Yuji Baba’s Dial Plates
The Black & White Group Show by Shin’ichiro Tora
Songs of the Open Wall – Wallpaper Design by Contemporary Japanese Artists
Masaki Hisaya and His Illustrations for Kyoto Shinbun

Ikko Tanaka
Born in Nara in 1930 and graduated from Kyoto City School of Fine Arts in 1951. After working at The Nippon Design Center Inc. he became president of the Ikko Tanaka Design Studio in 1963. Since 1973, he has been active as the art director for the Seibu Saison Groupe. He recieved the Silver Prize of Warsaw International Poster Biennial, the Gold Prize of New York ADC,and many others. Died in 2002.