Yumeji Modern: Designing the Everyday in Twentieth-Century Japan (University of Washington Press, 2020)
Author Nozomi Naoi discusses modern Japanese design and the life of Yumeji Takehisa.
- Gender and identity
- Material culture
- Art market and commerce
- Transcultural and transnational approaches
- Global modernism and global contemporary art
- Media and design
- Nozomi Naoi and Sabine Schenk, Takehisa Yumeji (Brill, 2015)
- “What keeps us calm during the chaos: Nozomi Naoi on “Yumeji Modern” and finding the “moon-viewing” moment”: She focuses on one chapter where Yumeji responds to the Great Kantō Earthquake of 1923 through a series of illustrations published daily in a newspaper called Miyako shinbun, where Yumeji responds to the catastrophe of the Earthquake and its aftermath.