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      Mitsuo Katsui, Japan (1984)

      Born in Tokyo 1931. He graduated from the Tokyo University of Education in 1955. He has worked in all fields of graphic design, including providing the art direction for the Osaka International...

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      Mitsuo Katsui, Japan (1984)

        Born in Tokyo 1931. He graduated from the Tokyo University of Education in 1955. He has worked in all fields of graphic design, including providing the art direction for the Osaka International Expo in 1970. Okinawa Ocean Expo in 1975 and the Tsukuba Science Expo in 1985. His work strives to open a new realm of communication through the modes of expression that technology provides.
        He is participating in the selection program as one of the members of the Tokyo Olympic Games and the Paralympic Games' Emblem Committee to be held in 2020.

        Publications

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        ALTERED SOIL

        (2002)

        • Mitsuo Katsui

        mitsuo katsui: visionary∞scape

        (2003)

        • Mitsuo Katsui

        MITSUO KATSUI 1954-2013

        (2014)

        • Mitsuo Katsui

        Exhibitions

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        APE CALL from TOKYO

        1990

        New York ADC Gallery, New York

        MITSUO KATSUI: VISIONARY∞ZONE

        2004

        The Museum of Modern Art, Toyama, Toyama

        The appearance of light: Mitsuo Katsui

        2008

        Ikeda Museum of 20th Century Art, Shizuoka

        MITSUO KATSUI: SEQUENT SIGHT

        2009

        University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki

        Le Mois du graphisme d’Echirolles, 20th anniversary: The exhibition Mitsuo Katsui

        2010

        Mois du graphisme d'Échirolles, Échirolles

        MITSUO KATSUI: DESIGN OF SYMPTOM

        2014

        ginza graphic gallery, Tokyo

        Awards

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        • 1958

        Japan Advertising Artists Club Awards
        • 1972

        The Kodansha Cultural Publishing Prize
        • 1972

        The 5th Brno Biennale of Book Design
        • 1980

        International Poster Biennale in Warsaw
        • 1987

        The 7th Lahti International Poster Triennial
        • 1993

        The Minister of Education Prize for the Arts
        • 1994

        The Mainichi Industrial Design Award
        • 1995

        The New York ADC
        • 1996

        Japanese Government Medal with Purple Ribbon
        • 2000

        Mexico Poster Biennials