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ETERNAL: Ilya Kuvshinov Illustration Works
ETERNAL: Ilya Kuvshinov Illustration Works
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Over 1.6 million Instagram followers!
The second original illustration artwork collection from the character designer of Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 and The Wonderland, Ilya Kuvshinov!


Following the worldwide success of Momentary (9784756248756), we are proud to present this second illustration artwork collection from Ilya Kuvshinov. This book collects over 300 new artworks the artist posted on social media, which were created after Momentary was published. This collection book also includes some of Ilya¡Çs commercial works adding extra variety to this 2nd book.

After the success of Momentary, Ilya has gained popularity and has done some exhibitions and commercial works. One of the most prestigious jobs Ilya was offered was as the character and visual designer for the anime The Wonderland (directed by Keiichi Hara; Crayon Shin-chan series) and Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045. This talented illustrator, who was influenced by many Japanese artists, now has 1.6 million followers worldwide on Instagram, and is established as an influencer of other illustrators around the world.

As in the previous title, this book uses special printing technology to reproduce the beautiful colors of Ilya¡Çs CG illustrations, enhancing the possibility of 4-color printing. Because the previous book was solely focused on collecting Ilya¡Çs artwork which was presented on Ilya¡Çs social media, the book was in a square format. But this time, we have produced this book in a larger format to include some of Ilya¡Çs commercial works adding extra value and quality into this book.

[Artist bio]
Ghost in the Shell was Ilya¡Çs first encounter with Japanese Anime. This totally new experience, at the age of 6, gave Ilya a shock and made Ilya delve into the world of Anime and Manga. Ilya started learning how to draw from age 11 and studied architecture at University in Moscow. But in order to seek a career in a creative field, Ilya joined a game developing company. Then Ilya move on to work as a concept artist and a director at motion comic company and produced Anime-like motion pictures. At the same time Ilya started posting illustrations on social media. In 2014, Ilya decided to move to Japan to build a career in a country that he had long dreamed of working in. In 2016, Ilya published Momentary which became an instant bestseller and made his name in the industry.
Author : Ilya Kuvshinov
Size¡§235 ¡ß 188mm/9.3 ¡ß 7.4"
Pages¡§224Pages ¡ÊFull color¡Ë
Binding¡§Softbound
ISBN¡§978-4-7562-5235-7
Release Date : Nov/2019
Language : J/E bilingual
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $2,300.00
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November 1 2019 Worldwide¡¡
Cat Whiskers
Cat Whiskers
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Tiny Noses! Fluffy, chubby feline mouths and whiskers!

As a follow up to the bestselling book Cat Paws, this book will drive all cat lovers 100% crazy (again!). This time it¡Çs a photo book full of cat whiskers! Featuring a collection of pictures from 35 cats on Instagram and Twitter taken from a variety of cute angles and adorable situations, this book will once again melt your heart with tons of purrrrfectly cute pictures.
Author : PIE International (Editor)
Size¡§150¡ß150mm(5.9¡ß5.9¡É)
Pages¡§88 pages¡ÊFull color¡Ë
Binding¡§Hardbound
ISBN¡§978-4-7562-5222-7
Release Date : Nov/2019
Language : English
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $920.00
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SUSHIO THE IDOL
SUSHIO THE IDOL
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The complete collection of today¡Çs most talented animator

Sushio is a Japanese animator and illustrator who started his career as an animator at studio Gainax working their world-famous TV animation series Neon Genesis Evangelion (1995). After drawing animation for many renowned anime series and movies such as One Piece, in 2013 he did the character design of the internationally big hit anime series Kill La Kill which took him to the pinnacle of his career.

This book is his long-awaited first commercial collection that looks back over his career to date. It features notable works from Kill La Kill, Gurren Lagann, Momoiro Clover Z, along with a panel illustration of Anime Matsuri 2015, his work overseas for an annual anime convention held in Texas, and much more. This book also features Sushio¡Çs illustrations of AKIRA: two original illustrations depicting the imaginary post-AKIRA world, which was officially approved by Katsuhiro Otomo himself, and two illustrations taken from Otomo¡Çs tribute book.

The illustrations from EVANGELION merchandise for the movie will amaze fans as never-before-seen rare works of Sushio. The book showcases not only full color illustrations but also rare rough sketches that provide an illuminating glimpse into Sushio¡Çs creative process. Fans will not want to miss this comprehensive account of one of today¡Çs most talented and prodigious animators.

[Artist Bio]
Sushio is a Japanese animator and illustrator. He started his career as an animator at studio Gainax, producers of the world-famous TV animation series Neon Genesis Evangelion. Sushio¡Çs high level of drawing skill attracted attention within the anime industry and he went on to work on titles such as Gunbuster 2, Guren Lagann, Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt and several One Piece movies. In 2011, he joined animation director Hiroyuki Imanishi¡Çs company Studio Trigger. Studio Trigger¡Çs first original TV animation Kill La Kill was released in 2013 with Sushio as the main character designer. As an illustrator, he has also worked with many musicians, such as Momoiro Clover Z, Bump of Chicken and others.

Author : Sushio
Size¡§220¡ß295mm
Pages¡§304 Pages (Full Color)
Binding¡§Softbound
ISBN¡§978-4-7562-5061-2
Release Date : Aug/2019
Language : English
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $3,200.00
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Goldfish Princess Encyclopedia
Goldfish Princess Encyclopedia
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An epoch-making book featuring goldfish transformed into kawaii princesses

All the goldfish princesses featured in this title are illustrated in watercolor by Kinuyo Iwata, who started illustrating goldfish princesses in 2011 after marrying her husband, who was working at an aquarium fish shop. Forty-five breeds are featured through the author¡Çs personification concept, each accompanied by an explanation on its origin and history by Younosuke Kawada, the goldfish master, who has 40 years of experience with goldfish.

Each of the characters are personified to match the goldfish¡Çs country of origin. Twenty-five extra illustrations and tutorials on how to illustrate a goldfish princess are also included as special extra content. Chapters are divided by goldfish type: Common Goldfish, Ryukin, Ranchu and Oranda. Find your own favorite goldfish princess.
Author : Kinuyo Iwata (Illustrator) ¡¡Younosuke Kawada (Supervisor)
Size¡§210¡ß148mm
Pages¡§136 pages (Full color¡Ë
Binding¡§Softbound
ISBN¡§978-4-7562-5250-0
Release Date : Aug/2019
Language : Japanese
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $1,800.00
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Single-Page Composition and Layout Technique
Single-Page Composition and Layout Technique
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Showcasing over 300 examples of remarkable composition and layout design done in a single page

This new book from our highly acclaimed composition and layout series offers readers amazing examples on how to make the most of materials you already have on hand. Introducing techniques such as using a single photo, comparing two photos, creating contrast based on the relative importance of the photos and so on, this book will be a perfect reference book that will not only meet the high expectations of professional designers but will also be useful for beginners and amateur designers, as well.

Author : PIE International (Editor)
Size¡§257¡ß182mm,
Pages¡§336 pages (Full color)
Binding¡§Softbound
ISBN¡§978-4-7562-5242-5
Release Date : Jul/2019
Language : Japanese
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $3,990.00
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