I'm David Iwanaga, a designer.

David is a RISD Graphic Design alumni.
Formerly interned design studios such as Landor, and currently a designer at TrustHub Inc. based in Tokyo, Japan.

His design skill is not only limited to Graphic Design such as UIUX, branding, or product design, but also includes VR, landscape architecture, interior design and more.

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Experience: Helvetica

Space design Proposal

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

Proposal for a museum that focuses on a single typeface called Helvetica. The concept of this museum is to provide an opportunity for non-designer to know the power that a single font has, by creating a space in which to interact with Helvetica.

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H2O Garden

Landscape Architecture

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

This is a park where people can experience what is it like to be a water molecular, and how different experience can it be in the phase of vapor (gas), water (liquid), ice (solid), and world of absolute zero.

People can choose which space to hang out based on their needs; want to be energetic and run around, sit down with friends and chat, be in a quiet place and meditate; and more.

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Cultural Festival Discovery

UI/UX DESIGN

This project is a redesigning the architecture and visual of the website that introduces cultural festivals, based on the problems that can be found in many related websites. Many websites have not been successful with organizing the details which can cause confusion, and also the complicated architecture of the website can cause potential confusion to the user.

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Explosion of Emotion

Motion Graphics

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

An animation that depicts one way of understanding the theme of the film I AM LEGEND, answering questions such as why did the crisis occur in the first place? Why does the word God occasionally appear throughout the story? and so on. The answer is that God has punished humans for having developed their technology to a level that only God should be allowed to attain, which the animation illustrates.

Posters

Print

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

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Discovering DIN

UI DESIGN

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

A spiral-bound book that introduces the typeface DIN. The book design features the characteristics of the type, its history and how it developed over time, as well as all the family fonts of DIN.

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Exhibition of Pileated Woodpecker

Exhibit Design

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

Exhibition design that features on Pileated Woodpecker. The exhibition will guide the audience though the woodpecker's ecological systems, their behavior, relationship to human, and more.

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No Poster Show

Interactive Film

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

The definition of "poster" varies by dictionaries, though what all have in common is it is something that is: large printed sheet that often contains pictures; large printed sheet; to announce or advertise something. However, what if one part of the information was eliminated from the definition? will that "thing" still be a "poster"? or is it something else? This is an experiment that plays with language.

Acrobatic Maestro

VR Game

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

This is a project to develop a palliative care in a VR environment for patients who are suffering from depression. The payer of the game will play a role as a conductor for orchestra and lead the musicians to create a great musical performance.

This virtual reality game is designed to be a therapeutic environment wherein users who are suffering from depression. The user will play a role as a conductor in the orchestra, and ask to create a great performance that please the audience.

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Explosion of Emotion

Motion Graphics

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

この二つの作品は映画『I AM LEGEND』を考察したものである。

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Part One

一つ目は主人公が映画を通して直面する様々な出来事や事件で起こる心情の変化を、心理学的に区分化された人間の感情をグラフで表した『感情の輪』を元にインフォグラフィックで表したもの。キャラクターは感情の起伏が激しく、時に心に深刻な傷を負い、様々な感情が一斉に爆発するシーンもある。鑑賞者は通常の鑑賞方法ではなく、主人公の心の状態を視覚的に表現したものと主人公の声を聞く。このことで心情の変化のみに集中することでより感情移入を促すことを目指した。

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

Part Two

二つ目は映画の主題を分析を行い、表現したアニメーション。なぜ大惨事が起きてしまったのか?なぜ映画でことあるごとに「神」という単語が登場するのか?それらへの答えは人間の発達しすぎてしまった科学文明が踏み込んではならない神の領域へ踏み込んでしまい、その罪深き行いに神の怒りの鉄槌が降りた。そして罰として人間は太陽のもとを歩けない体にされた。以上のメッセージをアニメーションで表現した。

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.

Once upon a time, there was a cute little girl called Holly. Holly was a cute little girl. One day, she wanted to go to Boston for shopping, to choose a clothes that will makes honey happy.