Delicate vintage illustrations by Tatsuro Kiuchi
Tatsuro Kiuchi is a Japanese illustrator who was born in Tokyo, Japan in 1966. After a biology major and graduate of International Christian University in Tokyo, he made the decision to work as a freelance illustrator after graduating with distinction from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. Tatsuro began illustrating children’s books with several publishers in the US and Japan, eventually branching out into editorial work for magazines, book jacket illustrations and advertising commissions. Tatsuro’s first picture book The Lotus Seed (text by Sherry Garland / Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) has sold more than 200,000 copies worldwide. Tatsuro is the owner of studio PEN STILL WRITES and a member of TOKYO ILLUSTRATORS SOCIETY. He teaches illustration at AOYAMAJUKU.
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