Yuko Shimazu Yuko Shimazu Yuko Shimizu

Award winning Japanese illustrator based in New York City and instructor at School of Visual Arts.

American Illustration 32 winning works are now online

This year’s American Illustration 32 annual (due out in November) winning works are now online. from 8,742 pictures submitted, 369 were SELECTED to be in the book, and another 546 images were CHOSEN to appear online. I am honored to have three images in the book this year. (please see below)
See the slideshow of SELECTED images here
See the slide show of CHOSEN images here

I am also very excited that some of my current and recently graduated students were also selected and chosen to be in American Illustration this year. Big shout out to Jonathan Bartlett,  Boyoun Kim, Jonny Ruzzo, Federica BordoniPeter Diamond, Chemin Hsiao, Hyunyoung Kim and  Lily Padula!

Miyamoto Musashi, personal piece
"yuko shimizu"
Dutch Pension System, client: PLANSPONSOR EUROPE magazine, art direction: SooJin Buzelli
"yuko shimizu"Tame Your Hair advertising campaign, client: JWT Hong Kong, art direction: Jimmy Lee