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Graphic designer

Minoru Morita, Japanese graphic designer. 7th Degree Black Belt Shorinjiryu Kenyukai Karate. Member New York Art Directors Club.

Background

Morita, Minoru was born on May 5, 1943 in Tokyo. Came to the United States, 1964. Son of Sentaro and Haruko (Watanabe) Morita.

Education

Student, School Visual Art.

Career

Graphic designer, New York City, 1970-1990;associate professor, Pratt Institute, New York City, 1978-1988. Lecturer in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Next One (in Japanese) 1994. Designer (peace posters)_Czec Peace Council Award, 1987, World's Most Memorable Poster, 1991, (calendar) Clio Best Calendar, 1986. Designer Moscow Poster Biennale, 1988, Art Directors Club, New York, 1986, 87, 91, Warsaw Poster Biennale, Poland, 1988, Studio Magazine, Canada, 1992.

Membership

7th Degree Black Belt Shorinjiryu Kenyukai Karate. Member New York Art Directors Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, painting, cartoons.

Connections

Married Natalia Hashimoto, May 25, 1969. Children: Mina, Yuma.

father:
Sentaro Morita

mother:
Haruko (Watanabe) Morita

spouse:
Natalia Hashimoto

children:
Mina Morita

Yuma Morita