CV

WORK EXPERIENCES

Jan 2012~ present        Hoodswagaa Clothing (UK)  
                                              Illustrator& Graphic Designer | Designing T-shirts for the 2012 summer collection 


Jun 2011~ present        Seed Animation Studio Ltd. (UK)
                                              Animator | Making a 2D hand-drawn stop-frame animation for the studio promotion (57sec)
                                              Illustrator | Painting the mural (3x6m) in the studio space


Nov 2008~ present        Ad. Dentsu Osaka Inc. (Japan)
                                              Character Designer | For the pitches of animated TV adverts  
                                              Storyboard Artist | Storyboarding for commercial photo shoots 
                                              /client: Doctor Devias Cosmetics Co.,Ltd. 
                                              Illustrator | Background art for TV adverts, illustration for commercial leaflets 
                                              /client: Nestle Group Japan, Doctor Devias Cosmetics Co.,Ltd


 Jul 2008~ present       Takumi Cobo Ltd. (Japan)
                                              Illustrator | Illustration for websites, presentation boards 
                                              /client: Kyoto University, Berrydesign, Ren Corporation


Apr 2011~ Jul 2011      The Unbearable Hand Fate Dealt (US, music band)
                                              Illustrator& Graphic Designer |Artwork for the cover of their 2nd album "REALMS"


Dec 2010~ Jan 2011     Koichiro Kijima (Japan, musician)
                                              Illustrator& Graphic Designer | Artwork for the CD cover and the lyrics card


Jul 2010~ Oct 2010      The Heavenly Spheres (UK, music band)
                                              Animator | Making a 2D digital animation for the music video for "Time Flies" (4min56sec)


 Apr 2010~ Jun 2010       OTOUTO (Australia, music band)
                                              Illustrator& Graphic Designer | Artwork for the concert tour poster


 Dec 2009~ Jan 2010       The Unbearable Hand Fate Dealt (US, music band)
                                              Illustrator& Graphic Designer | Artwork for the cover of their 1st album "The Moth"


Jul 2009~ Sep 2010        Ad. Dentsu Osaka Inc. (Japan)
                                              Animator | Making a 2D hand-drawn stop-frame animation for the TV advert (30sec) 
                                              /client: Izumoden Inc.



EDUCATIONS

2008-2009       University of the Arts London, Camberwell College of Arts (UK)
                             MA Visual Arts: Illustration

2004-2008       Tama Art University (Japan)
                             BA Graphic Design /speciality: Animation & Illustration