As one of leading Japanese art Dealars
Art Print Japan Co., Ltd. is a company established with the motto that general consumers can enjoy art widely.
We aim to promote more popular art that is connected to our daily lives.
We are supplying graphical products such as giclees, prints, posters and cards from publishers of more than 100 overseas and domestic companies, providing topicality that responds to the trends of the times and presenting a sense of the season.
In addition, we are providing information and commercialization through our original projects such as exhibitions by new artists who are expected in the future and artists with certain ability.
Art Print Japan Co., Ltd. is a Japanese publisher and distributor of contemporary art posters, prints, greeting cards and framed pictures. Our head office is located in Tokyo and the branch office in Osaka.
We have about 60 A.P.J. shops and counters in major shopping centers and department stores and we wholesale to 600 art shops of 300 companies throughout the country and in some major cities in Asia.
Our wholly owned subsidiary, ”A.P.J. Workshop ”, located in the suburb is a factory which has 3,300 square meters with three stories and manufactures various kind of art frames.
In 1984, as a result of our effort to develop our graphic arts market, which was new business in Japan at that time, we opened our own gallery named graphic station at Harajuku in Tokyo, which is an exceptionally popular place for young people. The gallery gives opportunity to artists to exhibit who have a limited chance to do so their art works.
In order to have a wide variation of merchandise, we import posters, prints, cards and museum goods in large quantities from abroad mainly from Europe and the United States. We are now doing business with about 300 foreign firms. Our customers are major department stores, design shops, quality art gift shops, galleries and large book stores.
Art Print Japan was established in 1979, more than 3 8 years ago but is still an innovative company. Our annual sales have been rapidly growing year by y ear. Last year, our yearly turnover was 8,500 million yen. We estimate at 9,000 million yen for 2019. However our real goal is to supply people sophisticated an quality graphic arts at reasonable prices and to make popularize and filter into them those arts in Japan. We thought arts should not be only for limited affluent people.
Company Name : Art Print Japan Co., Ltd.
President : Masahiro Yoshida
Head Office : 2-1-26, Yahara, Nerima ku, Tokyo 177-8503
Osaka Office : 2-13-12, Miyahara, Yodogawa-ku, Osaka 532-0003
Fukuoka Office : 2-2-39, Akasaka, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka 810-0042
Sapporo Office : Mimami 3jyo, Higashi 4chome, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, 060-0053
Development Dept : 6-14-5, Shakujii-machi, Nerima-ku, Tokyo 177-0041
A.P.J. Workshop : 197-1, Koshino-aza, Motohara-oaza, Kamikawa-machi, Kodama-gun, Saitama 367-0241
Stores and Shops in
Seibu, Mitsukoshi Isetan, Odakyu, Sogo, Takashimaya, Loft, Umeda Hankyu
Kintetsu, Marui, Maruhiro, Tokyu, Tokiha, Izutsuya, Tsuruya, Tokyu Hands, Itoya
The Hakone Open-Air Museum, Kanagawa
The Museum of Modern Art, Ibaraki,
Ikeda 20th Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Shizuoka,
The Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art, Chiba, Niigata
The Utsukushigahara Open-Air Museum, Nagano
Yokohama Museum of Art, Kanagawa
Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto