Tomomi Maezawa

Graphic Designer

Level
Senior
Location
Munich, Germany
Availability
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Projects

About me

Tomomi Maezawa is a graphic designer born in Japan and based in Munich, Germany. She is active in branding, exhibition design and artworks for lifestyle products and films. Working with a range of international clients from an Ecuadorian crafts brand to a Canadian fitness centre, her particular expertise is on visual communication for cross-cultural contexts. Her work has been featured internationally, including AIGA, Communication Arts, Domus, It's Nice That, Monocle, Wallpaper*. She is also passionate about teaching and sharing her experience and has given talks at different universities and design conferences.

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Skills

  • Typography
  • Branding
  • Logo Design
  • Pattern Design
  • Film Graphics
  • Graphic Design
  • Printmaking
  • Visual Communication
  • Music Artwork
  • Identity Design

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • 4Creative

    4Creative

    • Design
  • The Telegraph

    The Telegraph

    • Publishing
  • Takram

    Takram

    • Design
  • Supercell

    Supercell

    • Gaming

Work history

Currently

Graphic Designer

Tomomi Maezawa

Jun 2019
  • Munich, Germany
  • Freelance
  • Brand identity and graphic design for businesses in different countries such as Tonkotsu, SOMOS and KINTO, including logos, stationeries, websites, signs and packagings. Visual artworks and pattern designs for international brands such as Disney, Levi's, Mountain Hardwear and United Colors of Benetton.

2017

Assistant Graphic Designer

IOD Productions

Feb 2017 - Aug 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Responsible for the props with graphic design for the film "Isle of Dogs", especially for the ones that require Japanese typography and calligraphy, such as food packagings, flyers and writing on a wall.

2019

Graphic Designer

Tomomi Maezawa

Jan 2017 - Apr 2019
  • Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Brand identity and graphic design for businesses in different countries such as Tonkotsu, SOMOS and KINTO, including logos, stationeries, websites, signs and packagings. Visual artworks and pattern designs for international brands such as Disney, Levi's, Mountain Hardwear and United Colors of Benetton.

2016

Multicultural Communication Designer

Takram

Nov 2015 - Dec 2016
  • Japan
  • Full Time
  • Art directions for projects with national clients such as Bacardi Japan and Smiles;, including visual identities, catalogues, invitations, way-findings, packagings and digital graphics. Graphic design for interactive projects such as ON THE FLY for Japan Duty Free Ginza. R&D projects on the future of fashion and the future of music including researches, interviews, anarysis and data visualisations.

2015

Graphic Designer

FABRICA

Mar 2014 - Sep 2015
  • Treviso, Italy
  • Full Time
  • Identities and graphic materials for projects with different-scaled clients such as Benetton, Daikin Italy and ATIPICO including catalogues, flyers, invitations, way-findings, outdoor advertisements, digital graphics, and packagings. Design objects for both international exhibitions and local businesses such as Wallpaper* Handmade, Milano Salone for Airbnb and GUR including rugs, clocks, tablewares and glass pieces. Researches and concept-makings for exhibitions.

Education

2013

Oct 2011 - Sep 2013
  • London, United Kingdom
  • MA Communication Design at Central Saint Martins. Graduation project titled “Communication Survival Kit — in an entirely digital future, how might we rematerialise communication?”, 2013.

2011

BA Design Informatics

Musashino Art University

Apr 2007 - Mar 2011
  • Japan
  • BA Design Informatics. Dissertation project titled "Environmentalised messages — a visual comparative study of ambient advertisements", 2011.