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Ian Lynam's new book and website for the Japanese National Tourism Organization

VCFA’s Ian Lynam debuts new Japanese art travel book

March 29, 2017

VCFA Co-chair Ian Lynam just designed a new English language tourism guide in book and website form for the Japanese National Tourism Organization. The project is called 99+1: Traveling Through Art, Design and Architecture.

Ian Lynam's new book and website for the Japanese National Tourism Organization

Within, 99 major art, design and architecture sites in Japan are broken down geographically by Renna Okubo, Ian’s partner in their new curation-oriented studio Corinthians.

Ian Lynam's new book and website for the Japanese National Tourism Organization

The listings are supplemented by additional listings and superb essays by Editor-in-chief Roland Hagenberg, one of Tokyo’s leading architectural critics and writers. The typography for the book highlights the type design of VCFA faculty Hammer for the logo and headlines.

Ian Lynam's new book and website for the Japanese National Tourism Organization

You can see the responsive website for the project here.