Ian Lynam Design is a Tokyo design studio operating at the intersection of graphic design, design education and design research. We specialize in identity, cultural research and typography. We make stuff for forward-thinking humans.


Arts Excursions Unlimited

Holistic identity design for a public arts initiative.

PechaKucha Night identity

PechaKucha Night

We designed the identity for the iconic global design event series.

Topsy by Ian Lynam


We created the identity for Topsy, the Apple-acquired search engine for Twitter.

select clients

“Ian Lynam is a pleasure to work with. Always understanding of what you are trying to achieve and able to offer the sage advice of a creative designer. Reliable, timely, and effective in what he does. I would definitely recommend his services.”

– Glenn Davies

Temple University Japan

what we do