CHIAKI MORI (JAPANESE)

Chiaki Mori is a freelance illustrator based in Yokohama in Japan. She studied Illustration at Parsons, the New School for Design in NYC. Since university, she has shown her remarkable talent in her artwork and her cityscape illustration of China Town NYC was selected to appear on the campus brochure for 2002 autumn. After her graduation in 2002, Chiakifs artworks have fascinated readers of numerous magazines, books and websites. In recent years, her stylish illustrations have captured hearts of fashion-conscious women and have entranced especially the readers of ELLE ONLINE magazine in Japan for over one and a half years. Chiakifs talent has gone beyond illustration and she has been active in a wide range of artistic fields such as book art, window display and essay writing. In November 2010, she received the first prize for JDN Calendar Design Award from Japan Design Net in Tokyo for her uniquely designed book art. In December 2011, she published her first essay with her illustration about gThe Pillow Bookh written by Seishounagon, one of the most famous Japanese classical essays, from Marbletron Inc. in Japan.

Awards & Recognition
08/2010
Finalist for "Souga Wo Kaku Competition vol.10", Gallery House MAYA, Tokyo, Japan
*details(JP)

10/2010
Top 100 Finalist for "Aoyama Flag Design Competition 2010", Tokyo, Japan
*details(JP)

11/2010@
Top Award, "JDN Calendar Design Award 2011", Tokyo, Japan
*details(JP)

Representation
"Building", Tokyo Japan
"Little Paper Planes", CA Oakland USA

Client
| Essay Writting |
"Ouchou Girls`s Talk x Illustration Essay Chouyaku Makuranosoushi"
ISBN# 9784123903202

| Magazine |
anan, edu, da Vinci, Joseijishin, Numero Tokyo, Oz Plus, Pumpkin, Senmon Ryouri, SPUR WHITE, Yasei Jidai, Winart, etc.

| Book |br> Chuoukouronshinsha, Kobunsha, Marbletron, Syunshusha, Tokumashoten, etc.

| Web |
Elle Online, Hello Magazine

| Others |
ARTE DIVINO, & MO Design, Gran Yamaki, Hakuhodo i-Studio, Hiltopia, JAL Card, Japan Post, Senshukai, etc.

| Goods |
*Occasionally for sale since Feb 2010.
- "Fanta Market"
- "Little Paper Planes"