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We’re on the hunt for a Tokyo-based intern to join our team!

Founded in mid-2019 by Yoichiro and Lucy (hence Y+L), we’re a predominantly bilingual (Japanese/ English) boutique creative agency based in Tokyo. …

We chat about projection mapping on old Japanese buildings, what NFTs mean for digital creators, and how media art can transform brand experiences with Senior Creative Developer & Media Artist Floz

Florian Zumbrunn (aka Floz) is a French media artist, creative developer, and creative technologist, designer, and Y+L Projects collaborator. He’s currently back in France, but before his return to his home country, he worked and lived in Tokyo for several years,

We were lucky enough to work with Floz and…

Sonic branding 101 with Tokyo-based composer Marty Hicks

We’re super excited to share this interview with you. It’s a chat with a good friend of Y+L, and professional (Tokyo-based, Australian-born) musician Marty Hicks.

The origin of this chat formed over a Friday evening drink at the office. We were chatting about music and branding (and this PornHub Tik…

The purpose, process, and philosophy

We’re very excited to share the news that in April this year, our new website (designed in collaboration with Y+L art director and web designer Hiroki Shindo) won the CSS Design Awards ‘Website of the Day.’ …

Creative evolution, brand collaborations, and weekday sleep ins

Interviewer: Yoshiko Tezuka

Interviewee profiles

Patryckyuto Satohshimizu
A Japanese-Brazilian filmmaker based in Tokyo. Since his student days, he has been working as a freelance photographer and video creator.

Through his young but impressive career, he has worked for Olympus, Vanmoof, Renault Japon…

Company beginnings, collaborations and cross-cultural exchanges

Interviewer: Yoshiko Tezuka

Interviewee profiles

Yoichiro Tamada
Co-founder, CEO, Creative director & producer
Yoichiro has worked for several global agencies in digital branding, marketing, production, and communications strategy for various domestic and international clients. In 2019, he was part of the team that won the “Best…

Y+L Projects

We are a boutique creative agency based in Tokyo.

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