This book is an art book published in conjunction with the first full-scale solo exhibition by picture book artist Komako Sakai.
From her debut work to her latest work, about 300 original pictures and about 30 rough sketches are recorded, centering on more than 20 picture books.
The title on the cloth is a picture drawn for this book.
The title is “I have a bird in my hand.”
Cozfish (Shin Sobue + Haruka Fujii) was in charge of the book design and the arrangement of the pictures.
- Release Date:
- April, 2021
Born in 1966, a picture book artist.
Received the Bratislava World Picture Book Original Painting Exhibition Gold Award for “Friday’s Sugar-chan” (Kaiseisha), and the Pichu Award (France) and Silver Stone Brush Award (Netherlands) for “My Mother” (Bunkeido). “Yuki ga His Yandara” (Gakken Plus) was also selected as one of the “10 Best Children’s Picture Books of 2009” by the New York Times.