Jerry Takigawa photograph to be featured in Santa Barbara Museum of Art exhibition

SBMA exhibition Portrayal/Betrayal, on view from June 2 – September 16, 2012, will explore the endlessly interesting terrain of the portrait. The exhibition will include over 100 photographs from the museum’s permanent collection “that reveal an infinite range of human complexities and contradictory states of heart and mind.” Organized into nine distinct groups, each…

Many Hats and EngineeringThe Future

Takigawa Design wins two gold awards in international creative competition

The Summit Creative Award competition celebrates the accomplishments of small and medium-sized advertising agencies and other creative groups throughout the world with annual billings under $30 million. Entries for this year’s competition came from 22 countries and were judged by 16 creative professionals from 8 countries.

Engineering the Future,” a book we produced for…


Transcendental Vision Exhibit to Open at The Independent

Opening Reception: Friday, January 27, 5 – 8:00 pm
The Independent, 600 Ortiz, Sand City, CA
Exhibit runs January 27 through February 26
How has Japanese culture influenced Western thinking and, specifically, contemporary art? Transcendental Vision, Japanese Culture and Contemporary Art addresses this question through the work of 12 contemporary artists curated by Gail Enns.

Sharron Antholt
Rob Barnard


Happy 2012

Here’s to the new year.
Regardless of what the Mayans had in mind for 2012, taking time to pause and reflect on our trajectory is always beneficial. We are continuing on a path of working with clients who embrace the future as an opportunity for transformation and innovation, realizing that what we do to the…

Lone Fishie

Save the Humans

Because mercury pollution has entered the food chain, eating too much of certain kinds of fish can be hazardous to your health. Taking a cue from our friends at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, whose Seafood Watch program helps us make ocean-friendly seafood choices, we have created a tool to help you make human-friendly choices…