Kennedy Magazine is a biannual journal based in Athens, Greece. Its aim is to explore the views and ideas of certain individuals that have influenced our aesthetics and cultural wanderings in one way or another. Through conversations which encompass these individuals’ specific fields of expertise alongside broader inspirations, ideas and concerns.
For its 11th issue, Kennedy Magazine has selected a wide range of Japanese creators ranging from chefs to electronic music composers. A story on the traditional Jazz Kissas of Tokyo, a cultural heritage of contemporary Japanese culture. A story of renowed architect Makoto Tanjiri and his successful chef wife Naoko Tanjiri. Environmental electronic music pioneer Yoshio Ojima. A story on one of Tokyos oldest galleries Ayumi Gallery. A story about Tokyo top restaurant Cignale Enoteca and the markets of Tokyo supplying the celebrated restaurant with the best ingredients. An interview with Terry Ellis, the buyer and designer of Beams sub brand Fennica with a big impact on modern Japanese menswear and furniture design. A guide to their favorite area Jimbocho. A story about Chee Shimizu one of Tokyos top record collectors and author of Obscure Sound, and resident dj of Shelter club. As well as many other stories of Tokyo area and rural Japan…
- Issue 11, Japan
- Editor-in-chief: Chris Kontos
- 215mm x 160mm, 226 pages
Printed in Greece