Japanese Illustration

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Illustration is derived from the Latin term “illustraio”, which means 'to illuminate'. The art of illustration has a long history of development, from the earliest French cave paintings to Japanese Ukiyo-e, and has evolved to be used in a wide range of design fields today.  The unique geographical environment, rich national culture and strong artistic atmosphere have created a special aesthetic taste in Japan, which has led to a unique system and lineage of Japanese design throughout its history.  Contemporary illustration has become a distinctive design language, providing a constant source of inspiration for visual creation. This book categorises contemporary… Read more