Thursday, 26 November 2009

Geisha night @ Oki nami in Brighton - Sun 6th Dec

Kimono Night at Okinami Japanese Restaurant in Brighton at 6 pm – 10 pm on Sunday December 6th.
It should be great fun: there’ll be a welcome cocktail served by waitresses dressed as Geisha, Japanese canapes including sushi, tempura and kara age, and a Geisha makeover for one lucky ticket holder who’ll get their portrait painted by a Japanese Manga artist, Inko. Everyone will also get the chance to try on kimonos. Hope to see you there. Tickets are priced at £20 and available from Oki-Nami ( BUY 2 tickets and get one FREE!

Inko can also offer you to get drawn in Kimono costume no matter what you're wearing on that day - £5 with colour, wanna give a try?

Wednesday, 11 November 2009

The connection between Ukiyo-e and Manga

I am giving a gallery talk at British Museum on Saturday 14th November 2009.
Please come along if you are interested manga and Japanese woodcut printing.

Monday, 15 June 2009

Manga posters - "Underground Heroes" at Embankment Station

19 large manga strip posters in footpath tuunel at Embankment station "Underground Heroes" - a colloboration work with an artist David Blandy and Children from the Fairbridge Centre.
This is a part of a project "Art On The Underground" sponsered by London Underground.
Launching 16th June 2009.

Mirror -The Ticket
AFD Art Fast News
Transport For London

Monday, 8 June 2009

Fan Art - Naruto

a Zen illustration tutorial - Computer Arts

Check out a free Zen design tutorial created by Inko and Chi-tan on Computer Arts web site.

Thursday, 4 June 2009

Wednesday, 3 June 2009

"Enter The Barefoot Lone Pilgrim: Origines"

"Enter The Barefoot Lone Pilgrim: Origines" - a colloboration manga with David Blandy. Published on the occasion of the exhibition Far West, August 2008, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK.