Yoriko Yoshida's "Asialphabet"

Posted by Grey Sunday, December 5, 2010

Yes, that is J. for Judo. Check out the rest of the amazing "A - Z" of Japan, illustrated by the incredible artist, Yoriko Yoshida.

With the puzzling omission of Q and X, illustrator Yoriko Yoshida created "Asialphabet", an intriguing and undoubtedly visually striking set of illustrations depicting the Roman alphabet from the unique perspective of Japanese culture.

A [Akita]

B [Bonsai]

C [Chanoyu]

D [Dashi]

E [Ekiden]

F [Futon]

G [Geta]

H [Haiku]

I [Ikebana]

J [Judo]

K [Karaoke]

L [Loose socks]

M [Manga]

N [Ninja]

O [Origami]

P [Pachinko]

R [Rakugo]

S [Soba]

T [Takarazuka]

U [Urushi]

V [Visual-kei]

W [Waraji]

Y [Yakitori]

Z [Zen]


Source: Yoriko Yoshida workbook via Pink Tentacle

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