Author: Gianni Simone

Gianni Simone is a mail artist and freelance writer from Italy. When not editing and publishing his many 'zines, he writes on all things Japanese for "Vogue Italia."

Together with Randy Osborne, he has co-authored the book "Made of This."

Latest Posts

Koban unwrapped: Tokyo’s colorful police boxes

Koban unwrapped: Tokyo’s colorful police boxes

Law and order have never looked so appealing as these little gems of quirky architecture
Double-bill cinemas: The cheapest shows in town

Double-bill cinemas: The cheapest shows in town

Get more for less at Tokyo's funky, tumbledown movie theaters
Gianni Simone: Never mind tourism, does Japan need more immigration?

Gianni Simone: Never mind tourism, does Japan need more immigration?

Leaders fret over tourist statistics while ignoring a shrinking population that cries out for wholesale immigration