This is the latest version of the popular book “ILLUSTRATION” series.
150 talented artists who cross the Japanese illustration scene that attracts the world’s attention are posted.
More than 90% of the published artists have been newly replaced from the previous book “ILLUSTRATION 2021”, and you can experience the cutting edge of contemporary illustration.
Cotoh Tsumi, an illustrator who has worked on YOASOBI’s key visuals and is currently attracting the most attention, will decorate the cover for 2022.
Book design is handled by Tomoyuki Arima, an up-and-coming designer trusted by many writers.
At the end of the book, there will be an interview with Yohei Yashiro of Sony Music Entertainment, who is known as the creator of YOASOBI, and PIED PIPER, the general producer of the creative group “KAMITSUBAKI STUDIO”, which has a virtual singer’s flower score. This is a special dialogue between Tsumi Koto and Tomoyuki Arima. (it’s Japanese)
[150 Authors (in alphabetical order)]
Ai Amu / Aoki Kori / Aono Is / Akioka / Ashiya Maki / Kabana Bloom / Acky Bright / an / Annon / ikik / Ikegami Yuki / Ikeda Sayaaki / Strawberry Candy / WOOMA / Usukuchi / Utaha / AI Rinna / Estio / Karasuhata Makoto / M / oo6 / Okbo / Okayuri / Oku / Oda Nozomi / ototoi / obak / OYUMI / ORIHARA / Orca / Gajumaru / Kazuki Oekaki / Katayukiko / Kachinatsumi / Procedure / Kamomira / Kayuka / Hitomi Kariya / Kawaguchi Takuya / Kantaro / Kitashi Matakuya / Kimura Ansai / Express No. 2 / Mt. kokuno / Cotoh Tsumi / Goto Uminori / Kino Hana Hiranko / kohaku / Kopaku / Komugiko 2000 / Yukako Sakaguchi / Aya Sakamoto / Sakusha 2 / satsuki / Uzura Sato / Sawa / CYON / ZIZI / Meng / Sheep tooth / Shina / Shibata Ryo / Shima Shinya / Shimamura Hikari / Shirakoma Soba / JUN INAGAWA / Shirakoma Maru / Shirosame / SG / Ryo / Suri bait / sekuda / Seto Subaru / Kamikawa / Sotoko / SOLANI / Takeda Asuka / tabi / Shingo Tamagawa / tamimoon / Yui Tamura / 192 / TVCHANY / Toy (e) / Toma / Tororo Tororo / NAKAKI PANTZ / Midori Nakajima / Kaoru Nakano / Nadeshoulder / Saho Nanjo / nico ito / Nishiizumi Yuka / Maki Nishimoto / Nugo. / Numata Zombie !? / Cat Pota. / Nekome Towol / No Copyright Girl / Ito Nonomiya / Akina Haga / Hakuiki Shiroi / Hanabushi / hmng / Hamunezuko / Harawa Tatsunko / potg / Hinano / Bibipo / 100 Years / Hiru Nebo / Shiori Fujioka / Bekko / HOJI / Makaron K / mashu / mano mouth / marumoru / Mizumizumi / Minami / MILTZ / Mumena / Menchi / Morimachiko / Morita Pomo / MON / Yakibuta / Hachi Nanako Tate / Sue Yanagi / Your / Yudoufu / Rusk / rika / Ritao / Rick / Little Thunder / Runrun / Rouki / Moe Wakabayashi / WAKICO / 緜 / WAN_TAN
- Release Date:
- December, 2021
Cartoonist and illustrator. Born in Hong Kong in 1984.
At the age of 11, he first posted in a manga magazine in Hong Kong, and at the age of 15, serialized the manga “SEED” in “Hoshijima Nippo” (newspaper). After graduating from high school, he started his career as a professional and published comics and illustrations in comic magazines in Hong Kong as well as in the Guangdong region of China.
Participated in 2009 Corsica Island Cartoon Fair, Tokyo Design Festa, and Toy Show in Taiwan and Singapore.
In 2009, he received the “Apple Baby Cat” Kodansha Morning International Newcomer Cartoon Award Sub-Award, and the “Kylooe” Ministry of Foreign Affairs Presidential International Cartoon Award in 2011. His activities range from paintings such as the novel “Budo Kyoyuki Trilogy” (author: Yasuo Takashi), CD jackets, interiors and collaboration with fashion brands.
In 2017, the “Happiness Hong Kong” project was realized in collaboration with Misaki Tanaka and CHAI. My hobbies are pole dance and photography. cat lover. Instagram@littlethunder