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    FASHION


    MAY 2017 - FASHION IN TOKYO / CONSULTING
    Consulting for apparel trend research company WOW TREND.


    MAR 2017 - PRESENT LIFE STYLE BRAND FOR SENIOR CITIZEN / CONSULTING, DESIGN, DIRECTION
    Creative direction and planning for brandnew lifestyle apparel product brand founded by the 120 years old company.


    APR 2016 - PRESENT NOVESTA / DESIGN, CREATIVE DIRECTION, STRATEGY
    Creative direction, website building (NOVESTA.JP ), planning for Japan entry and management as official agent. Start creative direction since March 2017. YUSUKE KOISHI is playing a role of designer of Novesta.


    MAR 2016 TNT- The New Trend Toronto / CONSULTING
    Planning for Japanese/International brand buying of 2016 A/W collection.


    MAR 2015 - PRESENT FREE MAGAZINE / CONTENTS PLANNING
    Planning advisor, contributing writer and editor.


    OCT 2014 - PRESENT NOAVENUE.COM / ONLINE PLATFORM AND PRODUCTION LABEL
    The very first crowdsourcing and crowdfunding platform for high fashion. Currently the system is under construction for update and now the NOAVENUE TEAM works as production label of exclusive products. Introduced by the following medias

    DAZED

    HYPEBEAST

    BURO24/7 MIDDLEEAST


    JULY 2014 - PRESENT COMME des GARÇONS / PLANNING
    Planning advisor.


    SEP 2009 - JULY 2014 COMME des GARÇONS
    Under the direction of CEO, I messed up my own desks for product planning, design research, and production management for various project, including exclusive product development such as collaboration (CDG MONCLER 365, COMME des CARRÉS HERMES and etc), and installation planning (DOVER STREET MARKET NEW YORK, I.T BEIJING MARKET and etc.).


     

    ART


    AUG 25 2017 - NOV 9 2017 "SENSIBILITY AND WONDER" by JOHN DOVE AND MOLLY WHITE at DIESEL ART GALLERY TOKYO
    / CURATION AND CREATIVE DIRECTION
    In search of the origin of Street fashion and Punk. The first solo exhibition in Japan by John Dove and Molly White, artists beloved by Sid Vicious, David Bowie and Iggy Pop.

     

    SPACE


    JULY 2015 - ALAN TURING BOOKSHELF for SmartNews Inc. / FURNITURE DESIGN
    Sculptural bookshelf as a space installation. Homage to the mind and life of ALAN TURING.

     

    EDITORIAL


    WRITING


    MAR 2017 - FREE MAGAZINE ISSUE#5 / ESSAY
    NEXT DECADE OF FASHION / BERNARD ARNAULT - OUTSIDER'S CREATION THAT NO ONE TALKED ABOUT


    FEB 2017 - MISHIMAGAZINE / MONTHLY REGULAR ESSAY
    『今を歩く』 #8 VISITORS FROM HANNOI IN A BUSY HAZE OF WINTOR, RUNNING SECRET GEAR OF THE WORLD BEHIND US


    DEC 2016 - MISHIMAGAZINE / MONTHLY REGULAR ESSAY
    『今を歩く』 #7 BANGKOK WITH THE GENERATION OF FUTURE MASTERS - SARAN YEN PANYA AND NOON PASSAMA


    OCT 2016 - EKRITS / ESSAY AND CRITIQUE
    "DAY DREAM OF ROLLAND BARTHES, FASHION TOWARD THE WORLD WHERE I AM BECOMING DISCRETE"


    AUG 2016 - MISHIMAGAZINE / MONTHLY REGULAR ESSAY
    『今を歩く』 #6 THE CITY, THE NAVEL OF HANOI - NGUYEN QUI DUC


    JULY 2016 - MISHIMAGAZINE / MONTHLY REGULAR ESSAY
    『今を歩く』 #5 THE TRIP TO TROPICAL METROPOLIS WITH AN EASTERN EUROPEAN


    MAY 2016 - MISHIMAGAZINE / MONTHLY REGULAR ESSAY
    『今を歩く』 #4 JOHN DOVE AND MOLLY WHITE


    MAR 2016 - MISHIMAGAZINE / MONTHLY REGULAR ESSAY
    『今を歩く』 #3 BEN LERNER


    FEB 2016 - MISHIMAGAZINE / MONTHLY REGULAR ESSAY
    『今を歩く』 #2 AKIRA TAKAYAMA


    FEB 2016 - 文學界 2016 2月号 / ESSAY
    『ドライバー』
    "DRIVER" A SCENE FROM VIENA TO SLOVAKIA


    JAN 2016 - MISHIMAGAZINE / MONTHLY REGULAR ESSAY
    『今を歩く』 #1 MICHAEL WOLF


    OCT 2015 - HONZ / BOOK REVIEW
    『数学する身体』 森田真生
    "MATHEMATICAL BODY" BY MASAO MORITA


    DEC 2014 - STUDIOVOICE / BOOK REVIEW
    "HONGKONG TRILOGY" BY MICHAEL WOLF


    MAR 2013 - STUDIOVOICE / BOOK REVIEW
    『なめらかな社会とその敵』 鈴木健
    "THE SMOOTH SOCIETY AND ITS ENEMIES" BY KEN SUZUKI


    JUNE 2012 - STUDIOVOICE / EXHIBITION REVIEW
    "TEMA-HIMA" AT 2121 DESIGN SITE TOKYO


    APR 2012 - STUDIOVOICE / BOOK REVIEW
    "SELECTED ARTICLES ON MODE", ROLAND BARTHES TRANSLATED BY TOYOKO YAMADA


    MAR 2012 - STUDIOVOICE / ESSAY AND PHOTOGRAPHY
    ONE YEAR AFTER "MAR 11 2011"


    DEC 2011 - STUDIOVOICE / EXHIBITION REVIEW
    "STREET LIFE, CHRONICLES OF EUROPE BY SEVEN PHOTOGRAPHERS" AT TOKYO METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHY


    JAN 2011 - STUDIOVOICE / BOOK REVIEW
    "DER TEIL UND DAS GANZE", WERNER HEISENBERG

     

    INTERVIEW


    MAR 2015 - FREEMAGAZINE / INTERVIEW
    A talent of next generation.


    JAN 2015 - INTERVIEW AT INTERVIEW AT FASHION HEADLINE
    Regarding the project NOAVENUE.COM


    NOV 2014 - INTERVIEW AT DAZED
    Regarding the project NOAVENUE.COM


    DEC 2013 - INTERVIEW BY NOON PASSAMA FOR ADORN AND PORTRAY
    Supported by SAATCHI GALLERY, NOON PASSAMA interviewed various jewerly-related people who work for the industry.


    NOV 2011 - INTERVIEW AT TV-BROS
    On a special section "Mad scientist nowaday", I was introduced as a "mad scientist" who works on Fashion.


     

    TALK


    MAY 24 - 25 2017 - LECTURE AT FASHION IN TOKYO Consulting for apparel client from China. With REIKO SUDO, TEPPEI FUJITA, and YUSUKE OKABE


    APR 24 2017 - LECTURE AT COCONOGACCO
    Invited as a jury of presentation with HIROFUMI KURINO.


    DEC 19 2016 - LECTURE AT The Graduate School of film and New Media, Tokyo University of the Arts
    Invited as a guest lecturer. Lecture theme "Fashion, Modality, and Street"


    DEC 19 2016 - LECTURE AT The Graduate School of film and New Media, Tokyo University of the Arts
    Invited as a guest lecturer. Lecture theme "Fashion, Modality, and Street"


    JULY 2 2016 - LECTURE AT COCONOGACCO
    Invited as a jury of presentation with KYOHEI SAKAGUCHI


    JAN 30-31 2016 - LECTURE AT COCONOGACCO FUKUOKA
    Invited as a jury of presentation.


    OCT 9 2015 - LIVE TALK AT SmartNews Inc. "ALAN TURING"
    WITH KEN SUZUKI (CEO OF SmartNews Inc.), MASAO MORITA(Independent scholar).


    SEP 23 2015 - LIVE DISCUSSION AT B&B BOOKSTORE. "HOW TO UPDATE FASHION"
    WITH KOICHIRO ETO , DAIJIRO MIZUNO, KAO KANAMORI.


    JUNE 6 2015 - LECTURE AT COCONOGACCO
    Invited as a jury of presentation with HIROFUMI KURINO.


    MAY 22 2014 - TALK AT TSUTAYA DAIKANYAMA TOKYO
    Talk event by TOO MUCH MAGAZINE with MOMOYO HOMMA of ABRF for the project review of Biotopogical scale juggling escalator at DOVER STREET MARKET NEW YORK.


    NOV 18 2012 - LECTURE AT NAGOYA
    Guest speaker for "CONCERT OF MATHEMATICS" by MASAO MORITA, independent scholar.


    NOV 17 2012 - LECTURE ASAHI CULTURE CENTER, OSAKA
    Open public talk - "FUTURE OF NEXT GENERATION" with TATSURU UCHIDA, YUSUKE KOISHIMA, MASAO MORITA


    SEP 3 2012 - LIVE TALK AT SUNSET-LIVE ITOSHIMA, FUKUOKA
    Public dialogue with YASUFUMI NAKOSHI


    NOV 19 2011 - LIVE TALK AT DESIGNER'S VILLEGE, TOKYO
    Open talk with YOSHIKAZU YAMAGATA (writtenafterwards), RYUTA USHIRO (chimpom), MIKIO SAKABE (MIKIOSAKABE), YOHEI KUROSE (CHAOSLOUNGE)