RAN’s design approach aims to create outcomes with sensitivity towards social and cultural contexts. Our goal is not to strive for one-off results, but to create an ongoing dialogue that evolves with and responds to the world around us through lasting and meaningful relationships.
Ray Masaki (b.1990 New York) is a Japanese-American graphic designer, writer, and educator based in Tokyo. He studied illustration at Parsons School of Design, type design at The Cooper Union, and received an MFA in graphic design from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. He is currently teaching at the Professional Institute of International Fashion in Shinjuku, Tokyo.
Services & Capabilities
Graphic Design
Art Direction
Visual Identity
Web Design & Development
Book/Editorial Design
Spatial Design
Brand Guidelines
Motion Design
Bilingual (JP/EN) Typography
Design Research & Writing
Design Localization
Native Language Check
Selected Clients
Google, ASICS, Sony, GQ Japan, NETFLIX, Commercial Type, POPEYE Magazine, JIN KURAMOTO STUDIO, It’s Nice That, TORIBA Coffee, CCBT, Moneytree, Ryusuke Hamaguchi
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