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Matchsticks Forest

The concept behind these posters that one tree makes a million matchsticks, one matchstick burns a million trees. Worthless left over matchsticks are the main afflatus in this work. An out of context visuals made of an unexpected substances. Each entity of a matchstick stands out as a distinct character, it resembles the shape of a living creature, which evokes simultaneously the essence fact that these matchsticks were originally part of a living being (Tree).

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Pulse Pavilion

The Pulse Pavilion is an interactive installation that unites light, colours, movement and sound in a multisensory experience. On the outside it is a simple black box, but stepping in, one is immersed in the illusion that the led lights, pulsing sound and vibrant graphics create together. The colourful exhibition identity is created in the spirit of the pavilion, using the graphics from the inside of the pavilion and a custom designed font.

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Kaleido Mall

The Kaleido Mall provides numerous entertainment venues, including shopping mall, a pedestrian street, and an esplanade. In this design, the designers used patterns of a kaleidoscope, with loose, colored objects such as beads or pebbles. Kaleidoscope is derived from the Ancient Greek kalos (beautiful, beauty) and eidos (that which is seen). Consequently, diverse patterns reflect various services. Forms change constantly, demonstrating that the Mall strives to surprise and fascinate visitors.

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Wanlin Art Museum

As Wanlin Art Museum was located in the campus of Wuhan University, our creativity needed to reflect the following characteristics: A central meeting point for students to honor and appreciate art, while featuring aspects of a typical art gallery. It also had to come across as ‘humanistic’. As college students stand at the starting line of their lives, this art museum acts as an opening chapter for the students art appreciation, and art will accompany them a lifetime.

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Posterrific Adventure of Anna Warrick

This is an experimental storybook about Anna Warrick’s adventure inside the World of Poster. The script and story on each page are integrated with illustrations into various posters. Over the course of the story, Anna jumps through different posters that touch the worlds of movies, travel and fashion among others, until she finds the poster where she belongs. The book is printed in hard cover and consists of 16 different posters. This English-Japanese bilingual book is self-published and will be launched in Fall 2015 (Northern Hemisphere).

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100 Inspirational Quotes

This book is a compilation of 100 quotations that have been visualised and represented using typography, illustration, and graphic elements. These quotes were shortlisted based on their relevance to mindset. While such quotes abound as individual reminders, the aim of this book is to make this set of quotes available in an all-in-one package, presented in a way that captures the message in visual form and text form at the same time, and strikes a positive chord with the reader.

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