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Popular Japanese Illustrator : Yusuke Nakamura

Yusuke Nakamura was born in Takarazuka, Hyogo prefecture, 1978.  When he attended the Osaka University of Arts and Design, he studied  graphic design, copperplate engraving and silkscreen.  Yusuke also engaged in drama, movie and...

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Levitation Photography by Natsumi Hayashi

Natsumi Hayashi is a photographer who takes self portraits, however, these are not your average selfies.    Hayashi takes photos of herself levitating.  Natsumi started a photo series “Today’s Levitation” in 2011.  She has...

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TeamLab: Japanese Digital Creative Company

TeamLab was started by Toshiyuki Inoko, his best friend and three of his classmates from Tokyo university in 2000.  Now, Toshiyuki’s company has grown to more than 300 employees. TeamLab is always brainstorming new...

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Bosai theme park creator: Takanori Aiba

The Bonsai which are made by Takanori Aiba are very unique.  These are not real Bonsai trees, instead, each piece is carefully crafted by Aiba.  Takanori Aiba made his illustrations come to life with...

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Ball Point Pen Artist : SHOHEI

Many of you have watched the famous anime movie “AKIRA“.  This movie was directed by Katsuhiro Otomo in 1984.  His son, SHOHEI, is also an artist.  His style involves using ball point pens and...