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Introduction
Kenji Ekuan (榮久庵 憲司, Ekuan Kenji, September 11, 1929 – February 8, 2015) was a Japanese industrial designer, best known for creating the design of the Kikkoman soy sauce bottle.
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Introduction
Member of the Metabolism movement, product designer, and author of books on Japanese design and aesthetics. Prolific and highly regarded, his work shaped products associated with modern Japan, including Yamaha motorcycles, a bullet train used in the country’s Shinkansen high-speed rail network, and a ubiquitous soy-sauce bottle.
Nationality
Japanese
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Author, Designer, Industrial Designer
Name
Kenji Ekuan
Ulan
500128018
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