Corporate profile (August 1, 2013)
|Name of Company||VAGRIÉ Ltd.|
Office: Yotsubashi-Nagahachi Bldg. 3F, 1-7-4, Kita-Horie,
Online Shop: Tel. 06-6533-0337 Email:email@example.com
|Date of establishment||November 16, 1981|
|Business activities||Planning, manufacturing, and sales of bags and fancy goods,
and associated business
|Retail Shop||VAGRIÉ Osaka Slow space|
Tetsuo Seki, Chairman
Born in 1951. After working for a design studio, he became a freelance copywriter/planner. Established a private limited company "Office Seki" in 1990. He engaged in planning and advertisements of various international brands in 1970s. Also, got involved in planning image strategies for a major department store. (<Award History> Asahi Advertising Award, Mainichi Advertisement Design Prize, Nikkei Advertising Award, and Yomiuri Merc Award, etc.)
Cooperated to Yukihito Masuura's Michelangelo project since 1999. Managed SEKI Gallery since 2000.
Yukihito Masuura, President
Born in 1963. He had been aimed to be a photographer since his childhood, went to France in 1981. Became an assistant to Mr. Guy Bourdin of Vogue (Paris) in 1983. Won the Salon d'Automne in 1987. Since then, he got permissions to shoot the Louvre Museum, the Orsay Museum, the Paris Museum of Modern Art, etc.. 31 pieces of his works designated as permanent collections of the National Library of France in 1998. Held "GENESIS" (the Michelangelo best picture collection) exhibition in the Michelangelo art museum in Florence in the autumn of 2002 and in Japan from 2003 to 2004.
Since 2006, started shooting shrines and temples of historical significances under the theme of "Pilgrimage of old temples in Heisei-era", "Bunraku" and "Noh", Japanese traditional performances.