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I am a cartoonist and illustrator.

My graphic novel “I Kill Giants”, co-created with Joe Kelly, has been adapted as a movie directed by Anders Walter. Other comic titles include “Henshin”, “Umami” and “Never open it”.

 

漫画家・イラストレターです。

ジョー・ケリー氏と作製したグラフィックノベル 『I I Kill Giants 』  をアンダーズ・ウオルター監督のもとで実写映画化されました。その他に短編集『ヘンシン』、ウェブ連載『UMAMI』と『決して開けてはいけません』を発表しました。

 

Selected awards 授与・選択された賞

2012 - Gold Award, International Manga Award (Japan)

2010 - Nomination, Eisner Awards for Best Publication for Teens (USA)

2008 - Selection, Injuve Contest in the illustration section (Spain)

 

Some of my publishers include 以下に出版社を示します

Ballon Media (Holland), Bao Publishing (Italy), HiComics (France), Image Comics (USA), Kingpin Books (Portugal), Newpop Editora (Brazil), Norma Editorial (Spain), Shogakukan (Japan), XI Media (Russia).

 

Clients include 一緒にお仕事をしている方々

The Apatow Company (USA), Asia Europe Foundation (Singapore), Barcelona Comic Convention (Spain), Boom (USA), Casa Asia (Spain), Coconino Press (Italy), Convar Deutschland (Germany), DC Entertainment (USA), Dro Atlantic (Spain), Escola Joso (Spain), Estrella Galizia (Spain), Eurasiam (France), Fluide Glacial (France), Fnac (Spain), Grapevine (Japan), Japan Foundation (UK), Kodansha (Japan), Maison de la Culture du Japon à Paris (France), Marvel Comics (USA), The Naked and Famous (New Zealand), NHK Broadcasting Station (Japan), Slate (USA), Tezuka Pro (Japan), Yomiuri Shinbun (Japan).

 

Solo Exhibitions 単独展示会

2016 - Lakes International Comic Art Festival, Kendal (UK)

2014 - XX Barcelona Manga Convention, Barcelona (Spain)

2014 - Gallery Antenna, Kyoto (Japan)

2010 - Studio Banana, Madrid (Spain)

2008 - Château de la Chesnaie, Beauchamp, Paris (France)