Place of birth: Fukushima, Japan.
Currently living in: Tokyo, Japan.
Train, bus, bike, or other: Train.
What’s the most important object in your studio? Coffee.
Paper or Plastic? Both.
Favourite project you have produced so far? A t-shirt design for The North Face. It’s the most famous of my works.
What are you working on right now? A series of GIF animations. I’m also working on a range of paintings and wood block prints.
Favourite Food? Curry, sushi and beer.
Coffee or tea? Both. I like coffee and Japanese tea.
What’s your earliest creative memory? When I was in second grade of elementary school, I illustrated a fire prevention poster which I won an award for. I remember being praised by my teacher and parents.
How do you prefer to spend your mornings? Morning is the best creative time for me. I’m always the most productive then.