Dec. 12, 2nd issue of 5 published!


Dear all,

The first issue of 5:Designing Media Ecology was published at the end of June 2014. As of October, only a few copies remain in stock.

We sincerely thank you for your cooperation and for buying the magazine.

The second issue has published at Friday December 12th, 2014.

In this issue, the special feature: The Politics of Creativity is initiated by Yoshitaka Mouri. The editorial office has commissioned articles that reevaluate old and stiff terms such as art and politics, and create new understandings of them.

『5:Designing Media Ecology』創刊号は2014年6月末に出版され、10月にはわずかな部数を残して売り切れました。





We are going to sell the second issue at workshops, seminars, symposiums, and some other events.
For the presence, there will be two events when 5 will be on sale.

(1) 14:00 to 17:00 Sunday December 28, there will be a media event “Arabuncho Media Party” at 3331 Chiyoda Arts, public space of Chiyoda ward, Tokyo.
RSVP is not needed, and free.

(2) 19:00 to 21:00 Saturday January 24, a talk session: Weaving and Handing A Magazine: Media Design of 5: Designing Media Ecology will be at B&B, Shimokitazawa Tokyo.
Yoshitaka Mouri, Masaka Miyata will discuss about the manifesto and the making process of 5.
RSVP is needed. Fee is 2,000yen including one drink.
For more information and reservation, click HERE.

You can buy it also at Sendai Mediateque Kaneiri Museum Shop 6 in Sendai city, NADiff in Ebisu, B&B in Shimokitazawa of Tokyo.

We also sell them by mail order service. And the PDF version is available on the website.

Get the 2nd issue and have a nice year end and new year holidays!

Shin Mizukshi


(1) 12月28日(日)午後14時〜17時に、東京都千代田区の公共スペース「3331 Chiyoda Arts」で開催されるメディア・イベント「あらぶんちょメディアパーティ」で販売予定です。

(2) 1月24日(土)午後19時〜21時に東京・下北沢のB&Bでトークセッション「雑誌を編んで、手渡していくこと:『5:Designing Media Ecology』のメディア・デザイン」を開催。毛利嘉孝、宮田雅子、水越伸が鼎談をし、『5』の趣旨や制作プロセスなどについてお話をします。