Toko Shinoda

Toko Shinoda is a Japanese artist born in 1913. She creates work of a refined beauty with sumi ink. Her style is a blend of modern abstract expressionism and calligraphy.

She expresses emotion and movement through fluid and purposeful marks. 


About the author, Adam

Adam is the design director of BrandCraft. Originally from the UK, Adam graduated with a Masters Degree in design from Goldsmiths University of London. Adam is a member of the New York Art Directors Club and D&AD. In 2014 Adam was shortlisted for Design Week’s Rising Star Award and in 2015 was appointed as a Global Brand Consultant for JP Morgan.

Adam has worked with clients in the UK, USA, Hong Kong, Tokyo, South Korea and China and has had self-initiated art and design projects exhibited at various galleries and museums including the Victoria & Albert Museum of Art and Design.

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