Title, Year

Graphic Design 4
A Quarterly Review for Graphic Design and Art Direction, No. 4, 1961

Cover Designer

Ryuichi Yamashiro

Layout Designer

Hiromu Hara (1903-1986)


Masaru Katsumie


Geibi-Shuppan-Sha, Tokyo, Japan

Size (h x w), Pages, Language

11.5 x 10.25", 85, Japanese

From 1959-1986, this Japanese quarterly promoted Japanese and Western designers, placing emphasis on work with a more constructed approach. This issue’s cover designer Ryuichi Yamashiro is a prominent figure in Japanese Graphic Design, having founded the Nippon Design Center in 1960 with Yusaku Kamekura and Hiromu Hara.