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Kazumasa Nagai (Japan)

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Kazumasa Nagai (Japan) It is through his designs for the Sapporo Winter Olympic Games in 1966 and for the Okinawa International Ocean Exposition in 1972 that he has established his reputation. He is a co-founder of the Nippon Design Center in Tokyo and has created many posters , logos, and corporate identities. He is one of the world famous graphic design masters. His works are internationally exhibited and awarded with the highest awards at many international Poster Biennials.

About the illustration: An escaping phantasy animal - a single tree on hot, red glooming earth: this visual simplicity symbolizes the results of global warming.