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Asuka Watanabe

Keep challenging new things! is Asuka Watanabe’s — Art director, Graphic designer and Illustrator— statement for 2018 and where all...

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Noichigo Source

We caught up with Okuyama Taiki Art Director & Designer and ALSO strawberry farmer ! Okuyama moves where his interests...

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OkamuraYuta

Creating illustrations for Tokyo’s handbook for disaster prevention, OkamuraYuta knows his way around conveying a clear message through simple illustration!...

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Fern Choonet

We caught up with illustrator Fern Choonet about the highlights and lowlights of freelancing, the importance of being genuine in...

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Hiroyuki Ishii

Hiroyuki Ishii drew us in with his simple but surrealist illustration style. Loving his use of line and colour we...

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NIPPON DESIGN CENTER

Yoshiaki’s heartstrings were pulled whilst wondering europe as a student— describing he signage of Charles de Gaulle International Airport as...

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Andrew Joyce

We chat with UK born Illustrator, Andrew Joyce about the pressure to be ahead of schedule; how side projects allowed...

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The design industry is super confusing when you start out, hearing all these job titles thrown about. What roles do you suit and apply for? Read on to find out!

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