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Small Company Branding with Big Personality
Small Company Branding with Big Personality
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Introducing unique marketing content from catalogs and flyers of small companies.

Catalogs are mainly used for introducing a company°«s products, but they can be an effective tool to build a strong brand. This book showcases over 100 unique ideas for marketing content taken from catalogs and flyers produced by small companies.

From the use of particular papers to including unique features, such as short stories about designs and photographers, there are so many possibilities for creative content that can help describe a company and its products more effectively. This book is a useful and enjoyable guide for any designer, editor or PR professional.

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Food/Lifestyle/Service

Size°ß300°Ŗ224mm
Pages°ß224 Pages (Full Color)
Binding°ßSoftbound
ISBN°ß978-4-7562-4902-9 £√3070
Release Date : Jun/2017
Language : Japanese
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $5,800.00
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Fancy Pop Design
Fancy Pop Design
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New? Old? (Modern? Classic?) It°«s KAWAII! Outrageously cute designs for design lovers everywhere.

Many modern designs have been influenced by designs from the 1980s. This title showcases about 200 items, including posters, CDs, fashion, book covers, packaging for cosmetics and sweets and more. Although the designs remind us of the 80s, they have definitely been upgraded to something fresh and modern.

The book is divided into five sections: Cute Punch, New°« 80s, Techno Pop, Comical Pop, and Neon Dreamy.
°»Cute Punch°… showcases extremely girly designs with vivid color in a clashing combination that is unique and attractive.
°»New°« 80s°… designs are the combination of °«80s culture and youth culture.
°»Techno Pop°… is the original Japanese term referring to music that bands like °»Perfume°… or performers such as °»Miku Hatsune°… represent. These designs contains geometric shapes that gives a neo-futuristic impression.
°»Comical Pop°… showcases designs that are high-impact and colorful, like those featuring in American comic design.
Last but not least, °»Neon Dreamy°… section shows dreamy designs with neon colors. Japanese pop star Kyari-PamyuPamyu represents the idea of Neon Dreamy well.

The designs might be based on °«80s design but their association with pop-celebrities and recreation by young artists makes them something completely new. All designers in this titles are young, talented, up-and-coming artists from over the world. These classic designs evoke nostalgia for those who remember the °∆80s well, while at the same time making a fresh impression on younger Millennials.
Author : PIE International
Size°ß255°Ŗ190mm
Pages°ß224Pages° Full Color°ň
Binding°ßSoftbound
ISBN°ß978-4-7562-4894-7 £√3070
Release Date : May/2017
Language : Japanese
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $3,900.00
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Applied Typography 27
Applied Typography 27
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The year°«s best 400 works selected by the Japan Typography Association

This is the latest yearbook of outstanding typography designs selected by a 13-member jury from the Japan Typography Association.
An interview with the Grand Prix winner, features on other award winning designs and 400 selected works are all showcased in one volume.
A great reference for all kinds of graphic designers to follow the latest trends in typography.


Author : Japan Typography Association
Size°ß297°Ŗ210mm
Pages°ß272Pages° Full Color°ň
Binding°ßHardbound
ISBN°ß978-4-7562-4884-8 £√3070
Release Date : Apr/2017
Language : J/E bilingual
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $12,000.00
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Sep'17 in Europe, Dec'17 in USA°°
The Art of Decadence: European Fantasy Art of the Fin-de-Siècle°°
The Art of Decadence: European Fantasy Art of the Fin-de-Siècle°°
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A magnificent visual history of Decadence, Aestheticism and Symbolism presented by Hiroshi Unno

Across time and space, the motifs and images of Decadence are repeatedly depicted in literature, fine arts, music and other art forms. This book presents numerous historically important art works spanning from the 19th century to Surrealism, including notable European illustrators such as Odilon Redon, Gustav Klimt, Gustave Moreau, Aubrey Vincent Beardsley and much more.

Each chapter comprehensively showcases such art works, grouping them by stylistic category or artistic movement: Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood; Symbolism in France, Germany and Belgium; Wiener Secession; Art Nouveau and Art Deco; Eroticism; book illustrators; Surrealist artists and so on. This collection also explores the theme of the femme fatale through representations of Sirens, mermaids and witches, as well as characters from Greek mythology, modern literary works, and so on.

Approximately 370 great art works are presented in a stylish layout designed by Reiko Harajo, the renowned book designer and creator of the gorgeous book designs of past PIE titles: George Barbier, William Morris and Harry Clarke. These art titles are available in English and include columns on themes related to these works.

The Art of Decadence is sure to become a most treasured book for artists and illustrators, especially those with a keen interest in 19th century European Art.

About the author:
Hiroshi Unnno was born in 1939 in Tokyo. Unno writes on art, cinema, music, urbanism, novels, flower arranging and more. His recent titles released by PIE International – °»Avant-Garde Graphics in Russia°…, °»William Morris°…, °»Harry Clarke°…, °»Beautiful Book Design°…, °»The World of Mucha°…, °»A Thousand and One Nights°… – are recognizable all over the world.


Chapter 1 : Simbolism°«s European Tour (p25 - )
Chapter 2 : Decadence, Modern: Another Fin-de-Siècle (p209 - )
Chapter 3 : The Iconography of Fin-de-Siècle (p329-)
The chart of European Fantasy Art History included.
Author : Hiroshi Unno
Size°ß257°Ŗ186mm
Pages°ß400Pages (Full Color)
Binding°ßSoftbound
ISBN°ß978-4-7562-4841-1 £√0071
Release Date : Apr/2017
Language : J/E bilingual
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $3,800.00
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Nov'17 in Europe, Dec'17 in USA°°
Animals by Kuniyoshi: Ukiyo-e Paper Book
Animals by Kuniyoshi: Ukiyo-e Paper Book
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Experience the humorous and satirical Ukiyo-e world of Kuniyoshi Utagawa.

In old Tokyo, known as °»Edo°… during the early modern period, fashion snaps and entertainment magazines came in the form of °»Ukiyo-e°… (°»pictures of the floating world°…). There were many Ukiyo-e shops in Edo, which sold various woodblock prints, just as news agents or book shops sell magazines or posters today. Each Ukiyo-e print was sold individually to customers, who bought these beautifully printed sheets of paper to learn the most up-to-date trends of the day, and who also sometimes enjoyed them as artworks or as interior decor by displaying them on their walls.

Following the success of Cats by Kuniyoshi and Surprise! by Kuniyoshi, this new title showcases 60 art reproductions of various animals featured in the woodblock prints of the outstanding Ukiyo-e master UTAGAWA Kuniyoshi (1797-1861). Sparrows, foxes, whales, goldfishes, octopus and many other animals are depicted humorously and satirically alongside human subjects.

For added interest, each of the 60 prints can be removed easily, offering today°«s readers a fun and authentic way to appreciate Ukiyo-e. The simple, yet unique, design on the back side of each page offers readers even more creative ideas.

Publisher: Daifuku Shorin

Author : Nobuhisa Kaneko
Size°ß257°Ŗ182mm
Pages°ß152 Pages (Ņř»«•ę•ť°ľ/őĘ∂‚Ņß)
Binding°ßSoftbound
ISBN°ß978-4-7562-4759-9 £√0071
Release Date : Apr/2017
Language : J/E bilingual
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $1,800.00
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