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erikokawakami


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2019 Automattic Commemorative Graphic

I’m from Japan, where New Year is particularly important. It’s a time for observing detailed rituals and customs (exchanging new year cards, eating particular food, going to the shrine or…

Against the tide

I once worked on a project for rebranding a small Japanese baby stroller brand. Considering how difficult and cumbersome it still is to travel with a stroller in Japanese cities,…

Talking and Listening

During my 10 years working for a design studio in Tokyo, I once worked on a project for a brand of Japanese green tea with a tradition and history spanning…