Katsuji Wakisaka is a Japanese textile designer.
Between 1960 -1963 he studied textile design in Kyoto.
Between 1963 and 1965 he worked for Itoh, Osaka and, 1965 – 68 for Samejima, Kyoto. Between 1968 and 1976 he designed printed fabrics for Marimekko in Helsinki. From 1976 he executed patterns for printed and woven fabrications for Larsen, New York, and Wacoal Tokyo.
Wacoal fabric was the subject of a 1980 exhibition sponsored by the Japan Design Committee, and included in 1983 to 1984 ‘Design Since 1945’ exhibition, Philadelphia Museum of Art.
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