In the month of July, my solo-exhibition is held in the bookstore BOOK HOUSE CAFE (Jimbocho, Tokyo). It's called Mini-Monthly Gallery, a little apace along the wall, but with 10 new hand-painted works and books (in print and out of print, too) and zines. The theme of painted works are "staring eyes" of animals.
On 27 October, I had an opportunity to talk on onomatopoeia at Shimokitazawa Seitoku senior high school. 2 periods(100 minutes) are allotted for this special lecture, for the students (and teachers) of Global Education Course. As I am not a researcher on onomatopoeia nor a linguist, my lecture was focused on "the international understanding" making […]
Here, the English version of Studio Kinotoriko is now released! As the old version of the site was recently initialized by accident(!), it is now under "reconstruction". Meanwhile, please refer also to the site in Japanese language (in progress a bit ahead) or, "Illustration File Web".