The fictional utopia “IHATOVO” created by Kenji Miyazawa as the stage of the story. A picture book that depicts a wide variety of fairy tales and poetry fragments of Miyazawa literature, with no beginning or end of the story.
There are 22 recorded works. The first work in the “IHATOVO” series, which will be published in the future.
Works: Indra’s Net / Horse Hood / Otsubel and Elephant / Frog’s Rubber Shoes / Kaze no Matasaburo / Gadolf’s Yuri / Galaxy Railroad Night / Spider and Namekuji and Tanuki / Kedamono Athletics / Sagaren and August / Narcissus April of the Moon / Gauche the Cellist / Taneri seemed to be chewing on the ground / A restaurant with a lot of orders / A restaurant with a lot of orders Introduction / Acorn and mountain cat / Rainbow paint plate / Spring and Shura / Visitorian Festival / Twin Stars / Pennennen Nennen Nenem’s Biography / Romans
- Release Date:
- August, 2013
- sun lead
Born in 1978. Lives and works in Kyoto, Japan.
The owner of Hedgehog Books and Gallery.
Bologna Illustrators Exhibition 2015 Selected Artist.
“Michi” has been selected for Japan Book Design Awards 2019 .