Keitaro Sakamoto


Credit: @Next_Season

Joined Morisawa Inc. in 2008. Worked in promoting Font products and took charge of start-up projects such as “UD Typeface” and “TypeSquare (Web font)”. Invited new designs from domestic and overseas for the “Type Design Competition” which was resumed in 2012 after 10 years.

Studied abroad in Rhode Island School of Design, majored in Graphic Design and Digital+Media, as the Research Fellow in 2010. With the experience acquired from RISD, took charge as the project manager of the corporate sites. Participated in design events such as Association Typographique International (ATypI) as the speaker to improve international recognition of Morisawa. Appointed as the guest judge at the Good Design Award 2013.