ABOUT | The Man Who Designs Rock’n’Roll Shop


【サカグチケンプロフィール】1964年・香川県生まれ。高松工芸高校デザイン科を卒業後、数多くの企業広告(イトキン、アサヒビール、日産自動車、アップルコンピュータ ジャパンなど)アートディレクション、デザインに携わり、87年、亜無亜危異・仲野茂をモチーフにピースポスターを制作、世界平和ポスター展に出展。NEW YORK ADC国際展に3度入選するなど、海外でも広く作品が紹介されている。数多くのアートディレクションを手がける他、雑誌「ダ・ヴィンチ」の表紙や、舞台美術、MV撮影・監督も行っている。90年にサカグチケン・ファクトリーを設立。亜無亜危異、BUCK-TICK、LUNA SEA、hide、THE BLUE HEARTS、THE MAD CAPSULE MARKET'S、DJ KRUSH、MUCC、人間椅子など数多くのアーティストを手掛ける。

[Sakaguchi Ken’s Profile] Born in Kagawa Prefecture in 1964. After graduating from Takamatsu Kogei High School Design Course, worked on art direction and design for numerous corporate advertisements (Itokin, Asahi Breweries, Nissan Motor, Apple Computer Japan, etc.), and in 1987, designed a piece poster with the motif of Shigeru Nakano from ANARCHY and exhibited it at the World Peace Poster Exhibition. His works have been widely introduced overseas as well as Japan, including being selected three times at the NEW YORK ADC International Exhibition. In addition to these numerous art directions, he also works on the cover of the magazine "Da Vinci", stage art, and shoots and directs music videos. Established Sakaguchi Ken Factory in 1990. He has worked on art directions of many Japanese artists including ANARCHY, BUCK-TICK, LUNA SEA, hide, THE BLUE HEARTS, THE MAD CAPSULE MARKET'S, DJ KRUSH, MUCC, and NINGEN ISU.