Mana Screen, Matsunaga Shin

Shin Matsunaga

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    Shin Matsunaga, Japan (1988)

    Born in Tokyo in 1940. After completing the design course at Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music (now, Tokyo University of the Arts) in 1964, He worked in the...

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    Shin Matsunaga, Japan (1988)

    Born in Tokyo in 1940.
    After completing the design course at Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music (now, Tokyo University of the Arts) in 1964,
    He worked in the advertising division of Shiseido and went on to found Shin Matsunaga Design in 1971.
    His creative activities center on graphic design, including posters, corporate identity (CI) planning and packaging,but also run a broad gamut from drawings and sculpture to monuments.
    His major works to date include: summer campaigns for Shiseido; a series of peace posters; total graphics for Sezon Museum of Art; the book design for the Constitution of Japan; CI planning for such clients as Benesse Corporation, Issey Miyake, Calbee, and the National Museum of Western Art; and package design for Scottie tissues, Can Chu-Hi beverage, Shiseido “uno” men’s cosmetics, and the French cigarette brand Gitanes (finishing 1st in an international competition).
    His works are included in the permanent collections of 88 museums around the world.



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    Takaoka Art Museum, Toyama

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    , Toronto, Calgary

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    • 1967

    a special prize from the Japan Advertising Artists Club (JAAC)
    • 1969,1970,1971,1972,1973,1978

    Tokyo Art Directors Club Awards
    • 1987

    Mainichi Design Award
    • 1988

    Gold Medal and Honorary Award at the International Poster Biennale in Warsaw
    • 1989

    CLIO Award Grand Prize
    • 1991

    the Education Minister’s Art Encouragement Prize for Freshmen
    • 1992

    Japan Advertising Award Yamana Prize
    • 1996,2000,2004

    Moscow Golden Bee Award
    • 2002,2006

    ICOGRADA Grand Prize
    • 2004

    New York ADC Silver Award
    • 2005

    Medal with Purple Ribbon from the Japanese Government
    • 2007

    Yusaku Kamekura Design Award
    • 2007

    ADC Member's Award
    • 2014

    the Hiromu Hara Award
    • 2015

    HALL OF FAME (Tokyo Art Directors Club Awards)