Born in 1969. Designer. Graduated from the Department of Design, Junior College of Art and Design, Musashino Art University; MA from Musashino Art University, Honors course. Awarded at the 47th Asahi Advertising Award; Incentive award at the 67th Mainichi Advertisement Design Awards; Awarded at the 49th Asahi Advertising Award (2 works); Award for Excellence at the 69th Mainichi Advertisement Design Award; Awarded at the 6th International Triennial of Poster in Toyama. Member of the Japan Graphic Designers Association and Digital Image. The award-winning "Re-typo" is a series that began in 1998, as a statement that CG be perceived as art, rather than a form of technology.