KENJIRO SANO
ART DIRECTOR / CREATIVE DIRECTOR / MR_DESIGN FOUNDER

Kenjiro Sano was born in Tokyo, 1972.
After graduating from Tama Art University department of Graphic Design, Kenjiro worked at Hakuhodo (Tokyo) as an Art Director and Creative Director.
In 2008 Kenjiro became the founder of MR_DESIGN INC. TOKYO where his work covers a great variety of advertising including graphics, commercial film, character design, exhibition design and product design.

Professor of Tama Art University , Department of Integrated Design.

MR_DESIGN

Since 2008, Tokyo, Japan
Advertisements, TV Commercial, TV Animation Program, Picture Book, Book Cover, Logo / Symbol Mark Design, Character Design, CI Design, Package Design, Merchandise Goods Design.

CLIENTS:

ATARASHII CHIZU,GINZA SIX,Toyota Motor Corporation, SUNTORY BEVERAGE&FOOD Ltd,Ohayo Dairy Products Co., Ltd., MoMA/Modern Art Museum of New York, Colette(Paris), Merci(Paris), The Standard(NY), DESIGNMUSEUM(London), Reckitt Benckiser, Gramercy Newyork, Mori Art Museum(Tokyo), Hara Art Museum(Tokyo), Kazasawa 21st century Art Museum(Kanazawa),Sony Music Entertainment, TOY’S FACTORY, MAGAZINE HOUSE Ltd., Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd, Mizkan Co., Ltd., Tokyo International Film Festival, The Kennedy Center (Washington D.C.), Tama Art University, TBS/Tokyo Broadcasting System, NHK/Nippon Hoso Kyokai, UNIQLO, Yamagata Prefecture, Zen Creative,Story inc.,Hideki Noda(NODA・MAP),Benesse corporation

AWARDS:

CANNES LIONS _ DESIGN LION GOLD
D&AD _ YELLOW PENCIL
THE ART DIRECTORS CLUB _ GOLD CUBE
ONE SHOW DESIGN _ GOLD PENCILS
17TH YUSAKU KAMEKURA DESIGN AWARD
TOKYO ART DIRECTORS CLUB AWARDS
TOKYO TYPE DIRECTORS CLUB AWARD
JAPAN PACKAGE DESIGN AWARD _ GOLD AWARD
JR TRANSIT ADVERTISING AWARD _ GRANDPRIX
MAINICHI DESIGN AWARD
TOKYO COPY WRITERS CLUB AWARD

ADDRESS:

MR_DESIGN
G-BLDG. 3F_A, 3-30-12 JINGUMAE SHIBUYA-KU TOKYO JAPAN, 150-0001