Catalog&Concept Book

Catalog&Concept Book for Takesada Shoten, a traditional Kyoto bamboo artisan with 140 years of history. Special care was taken in terms of format, contents, layout, and the materiality of this publication to become a design reference in the bamboo industry and beyond. The catalog consist of three parts; the traditional “Takesada Shoten”, the experimental “MICHIKU”, and the price list.

  • Client: Takesada Shoten Co., Ltd.
  • In collaboration with: O-lab inc.
  • Photography: Naoyuki Ogino, Oliver Franz
  • Editing: Konishi Yukiko (Artbook Eureka)
  • Print: Asahiseihan Printing Co., Ltd.
  • Year: 2018