84 projects from Yokoland


Website: Kemistry Gallery

Dates: November 29 2012 – January 19 2013

Location: Kemistry Gallery, 43 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3PD

Admission price: free

Design studio Yokoland are based in Oslo and work across various fields of graphic design, typography and illustration. Founded by Aslak Gurholt Rønsen and Espen Friberg sometime between 2001 and 2006, and now including Thomas Nordby, Martin Lundell and assistant Jørn Aagaard, Yokoland have gone on to become one of the most inventive and exciting studios working today.

84 projects from Yokoland marks the 10 year anniversary of Yokoland, looking at a selection of projects from the past decade. Yokoland promise a range of visual treats on show, including trees, a flag, a smashed light box, a miniature factory, several posters, some record sleeves, an IKEA pencil, three business cards, some mugs, one friendship pin, one tote bag, one t-shirt, a soda bottle, a usb-key, a brick, two newspapers, Painter Green, an award statuette and plenty of books.

There will be a range of products available for sale exclusively at Kemistry Gallery during and after the show, including British-Yokolandic friendship pins, an array of posters and an exhibition catalogue.

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