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7 Nov 2008      

Haruki Nakamura’s Paper Engineering

by Marta Reig
This Japanese artist creates complex geometrical shapes out of folded paper
3 Nov 2008      

Infinite Toys: Pointless Trinkets are All the Rage in Japan

by Marta Reig
These toys reproduce moments from everyday life such as peeling a banana or opening a vacuum-packed container
29 Oct 2008      

Korejanai Robo, for boys who always wanted to have a robot

by Marta Reig
This robot is one of the winners of the Good Design Award 2008, a prestigious Japanese design prize that has been given out for the past 51 years
21 Oct 2008      

Maid Café’s In Japan

by Marta Reig
In these coffee shops, waitresses dress up as servants and treat customers as if they were the lords of an 19th Century style house
20 Oct 2008      

Tarako Kewpie

by Marta Reig
This round-shaped red doll has become a mass phenomenon in Japan. It’s not a toy; it’s part of the brand image for a codfish roe sauce
15 Sep 2008      


by Ayumi Nakai
Japanese Emoticons: a whole world of expressiveness
15 Sep 2008      

Nagashi Soumen and Wanko-Soba

by Ayumi Nakai
Traditional and fun noodles to eat throughout the hot Japanese summer days
15 Sep 2008      


by Ayumi Nakai
Tupperware culture has evolved in Japan turning lunch-boxing into quite an art
2 Sep 2008      

Vintage Robot Mania

by Alicia Rodríguez Mediavilla
Tinplate robots enjoyed their golden days back in the ‘50’s and ‘60’s. Japan was one of the main producers
1 Sep 2008      

Shout in Silence

by Alicia Rodríguez Mediavilla
Anger is no good. Stop holding your anger and let it out storing it at the Shouting Vase. It is no surprise we are talking about another Japanese invention!
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