Motion graphics work “motion texture 02” on exhibit at Roppongi Art Night 2019

WOW magazine 153 - May. 22nd, 2019

The one-night art festival “Roppongi Art Night 2019” set in Roppongi will be held from May 25th, 2019 (Sat) to the 26th (Sun). WOW will exhibit original motion graphic work “motion texture 02.”
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TRENDLAND

Future Navigation: Teijin Group 100th Anniversary Project

Dezeen

Permanent exhibition of the art installations “wind_form” and “FLOW” at THE THOUSAND KYOTO

WOW magazine 152 - Apr. 25th, 2019

“THE THOUSAND KYOTO” located near JR Kyoto Station and operated by “Keihan Hotels & Resorts” opened on January 29. “Wind_form” and “FLOW”, original work by WOW will be permanently on display.
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HIPANDA OMOTESANDO store features an experiential installation with videos & AR

WOW magazine 151 - Apr. 17th, 2019

On April 14th, 2019 (Sun), Chinese apparel brand HIPANDA opened its largest flagship store in Omotesando. Along with CURIOSITY founder Gwenael Nicolas who managed the store coordination and production, WOW managed overall direction of video & AR for the new in-store experiential installation.
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Numero TOKYO

Enjoy the night of Pikatyu Outbreak! by WOW and Rizomatiks Research

AXIS Web Magazine

WOW’s New Work “Sense of Wonder” Will Be Shown at Pikachu Outbreak!

Numero TOKYO

Art garden of light and fog by WOW at Tokyo Midtown

WOW directed the environment and designed the experience at SHIBUYA STREAM

WOW magazine 150 - Apr. 16th, 2019

The project aims to generate new culture in Shibuya and to bring new life to the Southern Area of Shibuya Station. It is targeted at creative people and is intended as a place that provides them with daily inspiration. WOW was in charge of planning the environment and designing the experiences for a giant monitor which is located at the 100-meter walkway connecting the second floor to Shibuya Station, the giant wall projection set up at the entrance and the large staircase connecting the building to Meiji Street.
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FRAME

WOW inc. uses technology to reconstruct intangible natural experiences

designboom

from pokemon to lady gaga, in twenty years WOW studio has animated the world

A performance that unites digital art with Ainu traditional dance, “Akan Yukar - Lost Kamuy”, has begun.

WOW magazine 149 - Mar. 27th, 2019

The Akan Ainu Craft Association and the Japanese Regional DMO, who are working to spread awareness of Ainu traditional culture, formed the NPO, Akan Tourism Association Town Development Promotion Organization in order to develop the tourist area. They are the ones who renewed the program by the Lake Akan Ainu Theater “Ikor”*.
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CHANDON Blossom Lounge 2019 Open in Tokyo Midtown

WOW magazine 148 - Mar. 13rd, 2019

Continuing on from last year, “CHANDON Blossom Lounge” will be held in Tokyo Midtown from March 15th (Fri.) until April 14th (Sun.), 2019. WOW was in charge of the creative direction and image production for the giant Chandon bottle, “Chandon Bouquet,” installed in the center of the grounds.
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Webby Award

Tokyo Light Odyssey wins Webby in the FILM & VIDEO category

Casa BRUTUS 

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YADORU at Media Ambition Tokyo 2019

WOW magazine 147 - Feb. 15th, 2019

From February 23rd (Sat) to March 3rd (Sun) 2019, a technology culture festival to create a future called "Media Ambition Tokyo 2019" will be held. For the first time in Tokyo, WOW will display kokeshi doll projection mapping piece "YADORU" presented at the Yamagata Biennale in September 2018.
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HITSPAPER

Exhibition of “wind form_02” “UNITY of MOTION” at BAY ART 2018 Shenzhen

WOW magazine 146 - Jan. 25th, 2019

We are currently exhibiting our artworks “wind form_02” and “UNITY of MOTION” at BAY ART 2018 Shenzhen now. Please drop by the site when you are in Shenzhen.
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Engadget

Cassini's life passes before it's eyes in NY art exhibition

Vimeo BEST OF THE MONTH

360° Movie Tokyo Light Odyssey

Happy New Year 2019 -Sharing with you a piece of WOW this holiday season-

WOW magazine 145 - Jan. 1st, 2019

We have made holiday cards which links videos as our very first artwork of 2019. In total, there are 12 different designs of the holiday cards that we have created this time.
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designboom

WOW inc creates neuroscience-inspired light show at shiseido ginza store in tokyo

FRAME

Shiseido embeds its brand in art – here’s why it makes sense

VICE

NASA’s Doomed Cassini Spacecraft Lives on in an Immersive Art Experience

Tsurutaro Kataoka Exhibition - faces - / “motion texture 02” and “WOW Edition” Exhibition 

WOW magazine 144 - Dec. 27th, 2018

Tsurutaro Kataoka continues to demonstrate diverse talents as a painter and calligrapher, while also sometimes performing as an actor, at other times as an entertainer.
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Spoon & Tamago

An Immersive Installation that Celebrates the Life of NASA’s Cassini Satellite

Adobe Creative Connection

Adobe and Coca-Cola Go for Gold to Support Special Olympics

Tokyo Michiterasu 2018 “Gateway of Light”

WOW magazine 143 - Dec. 17th, 2018

As the countdown to 2020 begins, and on the cusp of the transition from the Heisei Era to a fresh era, “Gateway of Light” has been created as a “doorway to a new generation” in the Marunouchi area of Tokyo (the entrance to Japan).
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“CURIOSITY CANVAS COLLECTION” EXHIBITION

WOW magazine 142 - Nov. 12nd, 2018

WOW collaborates in the event “CURIOSITY CANVAS COLLECTION”, organized by the studio Curiosity, founded in Tokyo by the French designer Nicolas Gwenael.
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POP UP EVENT for BAO BAO ISSEY MIYAKE’s new series, “FACE”

WOW magazine 141 - Oct. 15th, 2018

From Thursday, October 18th, a POP UP EVENT for BAO BAO ISSEY MIYAKE’s new series, “FACE”, will be held at EYE OF GYRE.
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70 kokeshi dolls have been brought together for the Michinooku Art Festival Yamagata Biennale!

WOW magazine 140 - Aug. 29th, 2018

WOW will exhibit “YADORU,” the kokeshi doll projection mapping, and “ROKURO,” with which you can create original wood crafts using a touch screen.
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The world’s first deep tech specialized creative firm, KANDO

WOW magazine 139 - Aug. 23rd, 2018

Yuki Tazaki, the Conceptor and Creative Director of WOW has established the world’s first deep tech specialized creative firm, KANDO.
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New video installation work “AURA” at Hirohiko Araki’s JOJO exhibition

WOW magazine 138 - Aug. 16th, 2018

New video installation work “AURA” at Hirohiko Araki’s JOJO exhibition
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Pikachu Outbreak! “Sense of Wonder”

WOW magazine 137 - Aug. 6th, 2018

WOW will participate in the fifth annual Pikachu Outbreak!, under an agreement with Yokohama City and The Pokémon Company on regional revitalization.
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The Digital Art Garden

WOW magazine 136 - Jul. 19th, 2018

Under the creative direction of WOW, “The Digital Art Garden” is appearing in Tokyo Midtown’s Grass Square.
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Transforming Orchestra: Yoichi Ochiai x Japan Philharmonic Orchestra Project Vol. 2

WOW magazine 135 - Jun. 15th, 2018

Yoichi Ochiai x Japan Phil Project Vol. 2. This event will be held on August27, 2018, at the Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall.
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Discover Japan_Creators Magazine|NEWS ZERO

WOW magazine 134 - Mar. 29th, 2018

The entire issue is focused on “WOW's Work Method and Changing World”.
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CHANDON Blossom Lounge

WOW magazine 133 - Mar. 26th, 2018

Under the creative and interactive direction of WOW, the CHANDON BLOSSOM LOUNGE, located in Tokyo Midtown, is open from now until April 15th.
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WOW Visual Design Studio ー WOW animates the world

WOW magazine 132 - Mar. 7th, 2018

WOW Celebrates 20 year anniversary with an exhibition at Spiral Museum in Omotosando, Tokyo.
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Media Ambition Tokyo 2018|SEE SAW

WOW magazine 131 - Feb. 5th, 2018

WOW × Pokémon will exhibit new installation work “Reflective Echo” at 52nd floor of Roppongi Hills.
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Christmas Projection Mapping

WOW magazine 130 - Dec. 22nd, 2017

Christmas Projection Mapping at the San-Ai Dream Center on the Ginza 4-Chome Crossing
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POPPO Digital Art Exhibition

WOW magazine 129 - Nov. 28th, 2017

From December 1 (Friday) to December 25 (Monday), 2017 at Manabia Terrace in Higashine City, Yamagata, WOW opens the WOW ‘POPPO Exhibition’, a digital art exhibition.
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SHISEIDO “EXPERIENCE A NEW ENERGY”

WOW magazine 128 - Nov. 15th, 2017

The art monument “NEURO_SURGE,” a collaboration between WOW and the in-house team “TEAM 101” responsible for the creation of BRAND SHISEIDO, will be made public from November 20, 2017.
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Mono Kokoro Paper Lanterns|No Maps|“Tsurutaro Kataoka SHIKISAIKA -Flowers of the four seasons-”

WOW magazine 127 - Oct. 11st, 2017

The new installation “Mono Kokoro Paper Lanterns” is open to the public at Tokyo Midtown DESIGN Touch from Friday, October 13th until Sunday, November 5th.
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WOW Showcase -The Necessity of Daily Un-necessities- at Gallery Enzo in Kanazawa

WOW magazine 126 - Sep. 20th, 2017

The WOW Showcase - The Necessity of Life’s Unnecessaries -, held over approximately 2 and a half months from April 2017 at GYRE in Omotesando, will be opening from Saturday 23rd September at Gallery Enzo in Kanazawa.
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Beyond Cassini

WOW magazine 125 - Aug. 29th, 2017

Beyond Cassini opens in NYC hpgrp Gallery, Tribeca
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Future Center Hakodate

WOW magazine 124 - Aug. 17th, 2017

WOW’s first architectural project, Future Center Hakodate and Kids Plaza Hakodate opened in Hakodate city, Hokkaido on October 15, 2016.
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Cloud of Thoughts

WOW magazine 123 - Jul. 24th, 2017

The exhibition is sponsored by the celebrated Okamura Corporation, best known for their furniture and industrial equipment production, and is a collaboration with Hitoshi Abe (architect / AHA founder / UCLA professor).
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“D・E・A・U” at Reborn-Art Festival

WOW magazine 122 - Jul. 21st, 2017

WOW will present a work that we created through a collaboration with music producer Takeshi Kobayashi and the internationally-active artist unit DAISY BALLOON at this festival.
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KOHTEI

WOW magazine 121 - Aug. 17th, 2017

The KOHTEI art pavilion stands on the campus of Shinshoji Zen Museum and Gardens in the mountains of Fukuyama, Hiroshima Prefecture.
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New installation unfurls like a kaleidoscope at PITTI UOMO

WOW magazine 120 - Jun. 12nd, 2017

WOW developed and produced an installation that forms a bridge between yoshiokubo’s world view and Pokémon that convey respect for fashion.
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WOW Showcase -The Necessity of Daily Un-necessities-

WOW magazine 119 - Apr. 5th, 2017

“WOW Showcase - the Necessity of Daily Un-necessities”, is part of the “WOW20 Project” to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the visual design studio WOW, we will present our latest endeavors in product design upon which we have poured our hearts into.
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INORI -PRAYER-

WOW magazine 118 - Apr. 3rd, 2017

The latest work to utilize real time tracking and face projection mapping using a state of the art 1000 fps projector and ultra high speed sensing, “INORI-PRAYER-,” has been released.
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laundroid café

WOW magazine 117 - Mar. 28th, 2017

Built upon the concept of “a place where dreams, technology, and friends meet,” the “laundroid café” - featuring a teaser model version of the world’s first automatic laundry folding robot, “laundroid,” is now open.
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Ohanami CHANDON 2017

WOW magazine 116 - Mar. 27th, 2017

Ohanami CHANDON 2017 Held in Omotesando SPIRAL
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BLOOM DANCE

WOW magazine 115 - Mar. 13rd, 2017

The 1-year anniversary event, “BLOOMING DAYS 1st ANNIVERSARY,” is held at Tokyu Plaza Ginza between Wednesday, March 15th and Friday, April 7th, 2017.
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Hare to Ke Exhibit

WOW magazine 114 - Mar. 1st, 2017

The “Hare to Ke Exhibit” will be held at Sendai Mediatheque from March 18 (Sat) to March 22 (Wed), 2017 as part of the 20th anniversary “WOW20 Project.”
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MEDIA AMBITION TOKYO 2017

WOW magazine 113 - Feb. 8th, 2017

“MEDIA AMBITION TOKYO 2017” is a festival of art and technology that unites new ideas and the technology of the future, and will be held from February 11th (Sat) to March 12th (Sun).
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BEYOND THE DREAM

WOW magazine 112 - Dec. 8th, 2016

WOW and EPOCH have handled direction and production duties on the promotional film “BEYOND THE DREAM”, commemorating the 61st Arima Kinen, to be held on December 25, 2016 (Sun.).
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ISSEY MIYAKE “CATCH THE COLOR”

WOW magazine 111 - Dec. 6th, 2016

“ISSEY MIYAKE” has begun a 2016 holiday season called “CATCH THE COLOR.”
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Tokyo Station Grand Roof “Light on Train”

WOW magazine 110 - Nov. 28th, 2016

WOW was in charge of creative direction video production for the newest installation, “Tokyo Station Grand Roof Light on Train”.
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The newly released “Tokyo Light Odyssey”, with its 360° imagery, brings a new possibility to VR representation

WOW magazine 109 - Oct. 13rd, 2016

“kagami / Real-Time Face Generator” “Kacho Fugetsu / Real-Time Face Tracking & Projection Mapping”

WOW magazine 108 - Oct. 11st, 2016

“kagami” means a mirror in Japanese. “kagami / Real-Time Face Generator” is an installation, which features “3D mirror,” capable of replicating a person’s face in three dimensions.
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