HEAVEN

The Magazine of Visionary Vision and Beyond.

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Nos. 1-9 (all publ. ). Tokyo, Heaven Express (1-4) Gunyû-sha (5-9), 1980-1981, 25,7x21cm, illustrated front and back covers, spine stapled, with very light wear. TOGETHER WITH precursor: WX-raY. Catch Wave Magazinbe. No. 0 (only issue published). Tokyo, WXY inc., 1979, 36,4x26cm, 50 pages text and illustrations, illustrated covers stapled in the spine. Cover illustration by Heikichi Harata.Edited and started by the designer Heikichi HARATA, who had before worked as designer for « Shinjuku Play Map (1969-1972) ». In 1979 he starts his own design office under the name « WXY ». This was their flagship publication with the collaboration of numerous important designers and photographers. However iIt only could publish this first Zero-number. Harata then continued his career publishing the magazine "Heaven". Rin Yokokawa, Masayoshi Sukita,Tetsushi Takei, Eiko Takaya ,Kôichi Tanikawa, and others

EUR 4,500.00

Edited by HARATA HEIKICHI (born 1947), who did the graphic design, assisted by Keiji Itô, Harumi Yamazaki, Kazuhiro Watanabe, Jun’ichirô Sanai, Shigetoshi Onodera, Mahito Hashimoto, Iyo Suzuki, DanTakasugi, Atsuko Shiba, Naoya Nakamura, and others. Photography by Nobuyoshi Araki, Masayoshi Sukita, Heikichi Harata, Jun’ichirô Sanai, Hiroaki Ishii, Tadaaki Kimata, Hideki Hirose, Toshirô Kondô, Michinori, Katsumi Oka, Jin Satô, Tetsushi Saitô, Jerry N. Uelsmann, Duane Michaels, Les Krims, Marcia Resnick, Albert Watson, Rena Small, Katsuyuki Yamamoto, Daimon Musashino. Texts by: Izumi Suzuki, Shiori Inaki, Mitushiro Takemura, and others Comics by: Harumi Yamazaki, Hirokazu Watanabe, Yla Okudaira, Kazuhiro Watanabe, Shigeru Sugiura, Roman Slocombe, Bruno Richard, Yoshikazu Ebisu, Ginji Sabasawa, Ôji Suzuki, Shôichi Shiomi.

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