IDEA 265, TDR, 2000
A rare special issue of Japanese graphic design magazine Idea with a fantastic feature Idea vs The Designers Republic (TDR).
Title: アイデア/ IDEA Magazine
Issue: Number 278
Size: 297 x 226mm
Format: Soft Cover Magazine
Cover: The Designers Republic
Language: Japanese & English.
Condition: V. Good. Slight discolouration.
IDEA / アイデア is a quarterly magazine dedicated to graphic design and typography. It was first published in 1953 in Tokyo, Japan by Seibundo Shinkosha Co., Ltd, and is still going strong today.
This a fantastic and hard to find issue with a special feature: IDEA vs The Designers Republic, which includes over 50 pages original design works, layouts and cover by TDR. It is a unique object and, for those fans of TDR, a must have issue of the magazine. TDR employ their unique aesthetic to create some striking spreads, using fluorescent and metallic inks and uncoated Kraft paper.