Time: May 26, 2015 at 7pm to May 31, 2015 at 10pm
Location: New York
Street: 170 Tillary Street
Website or Map: http://www.ouchigallery.com
Phone: 347 987 4606
Event Type: opening, reception
Organized By: Ouchi Gallery
Latest Activity: May 18, 2015
Born in 1984
Yoko loved drawing from an early age.
By the time she entered elementary school and later Junior High School
she had already won many awards for her work.
It was around this time that she began to think of drawing as her way of life.
Deciding she wanted to work in this creative field,Yoko began attending artist workshops
in her home country and abroad.
At the age of 18 she won the Illustration Contest of a famous newspaper company.
This opened a big door, as the editing section scouted her for a position.
With this she was able to start first real illustration job.
Yoko’s career continued as with various jobs including recipe illustrations for a famous newspaper,
creating book cover and theatre stage picture designs and iPhone case designs as well.
At the age of 23 she opened her first exhibition within the popular shopping and site-seeing
area of Tokyo called Ginza.
As her career tookoff, she also began expanding her network by joining many Artist groups.
At 29 Yoko started her own Accessory Brand.
Starting her down a new path of working not only as an illustrator but as a brand designer as well.