Category Archives: Design

December 28th, 2018


Takenobu Igarashi
December 1, 2018—February 3, 2019
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Floor 3


Category: Design  Exhibition  News  Press

October 16th, 2018

Takenobu Igarashi: A to Z, fundraising has started!

Estimated delivery is Summer 2019

“Takenobu Igarashi: A to Z” focused on three-dimensional characters that Igarashi created during the 1970s and early 1990s.

The publisher is Volume, a crowdfunding platform powered by independent publisher Thames & Hudson in UK.

In the special edition (CUSTOM COVER EDITION), you can select your favorite Igarashi alphabets for the front and back covers. Please see the website for detail information.

Takenobu Igarashi: A to Z on Volume

Thank you for your kindly support.

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December 6th, 2011

Outdoor terra cotta sculpture

I have designed a small water garden which consists of a fountain, a terra cotta sculpture, stripe stone floor and a stone bench.
Also have participated in designing the entrance hall interior.

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Category: Art  Design  News  Recent work

May 5th, 2011

Paseo Unveiling Ceremony

One of four artworks I have been working on in Shigaraki since last year has been installed in the shopping mall at the Sapporo JR Station. This artwork is made of terra-cotta, and the accentuated 103 vertical lines represent
trees. The title is “Terminus Forest” and the size is 118″ height x 709″ width. The unveiling ceremony was held on April 29, 2011. I also designed the underground public square and passage walls. All artwork will be completed
in October 2011.

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Category: Art  Design  News  Recent work

February 24th, 2011

Art Challenge Takikawa Lecture Series #24



Sorry, this lecture is only available in Japanese.

Category: Art  Design  News

December 9th, 2010

Bibliographic by Jason Godfrey

Bibliographic: 100 Classic Graphic Design Books that is the compilation of the best design books of the last 100 years has been published in London. Igarashi Alphabets, published by ABC verlag, is included in this book.

Bibliographic is available on
Igarashi Alphabets is available on designshop

Category: Design

November 1st, 2010

Igarashi Alphabets

An American Apparel store on Main Street in Santa Monica has Igarashi alphabets on the large outdoor wall.

This mural artwork has been produced and designed by Iris Alonzo, a creative director of American Apparel, based on Igarashi’s design in the 1980s.

Category: Design