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Nov/2019 release Worldwide¡¡
ETERNAL: Ilya Kuvshinov Illustration Works
ETERNAL: Ilya Kuvshinov Illustration Works
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The second collection from Ilya Kuvshinov, the illustrator with magical colors

Following the worldwide success of Momentary (9784756248756), we are proud to present this second collection from Ilya Kuvshinov. This book collects popular artworks the artist posted on social media, which were created after Momentary was published. 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 ¡ÈBirthday Wonderland¡É (directed by Keiichi Hara; Crayon Shin-chan series). This talented illustrator, who was influenced by many Japanese artists, now has 1.5 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. Since social media is the main platform where Ilya presents the works, the previous book was in a square format. But this time, to have more variety and include illustrations that are not a square size, we have produced this book in a larger format.


[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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October 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 : Oct/2019
Language : English
Price : $920.00
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April/2019 release in the US/Europe¡¡
WORLD OF NOBU
WORLD OF NOBU
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This book is both a landmark of a long personal journey and an introduction to the world of the next generation of NOBU chefs

There is a reason why this is a special book for me. As the years go by, the idea of creating a cookbook that serves as my personal "graduation project" has grown on me. Ever since opening my first restaurant Matsuhisa in Beverly Hills in 1987, followed by the first NOBU restaurant in New York in 1994, I have worked with many wonderful cooks and chefs. Many line cooks have walked through the doors, and as the restaurants have grown, so have they. They have worked their way up, and are now performing brilliantly at the forefront. This book is both a landmark of a long personal journey, and an introduction to the world of the next generation of NOBU chefs who will carry the tradition forward, with this book in hand.
I always say that ¡Èwe cook from our hearts,¡É and when a chef does this, guests always notice the difference. There are quite a few restaurants around the world that imitate ¡ÈNOBU Style¡É cuisine. They can copy my recipes, but not the kokoro (the heart) that I put into them. I hope that chefs and their staff will continue the tradition of the NOBU Way to ¡Ècook with kokoro¡É at all times.
Because NOBU is future-oriented, we are always evolving. Chefs continue to mature, and in this book each one expresses the NOBU Way as he understands it through his cooking. I feel that, even when I¡Çm no longer here, the NOBU Style will keep on living, like the work of an artist, in the cuisine of the chefs that I¡Çve trained. This book is the essence of the NOBU Way, and the source of the smiles on our guests¡Ç faces. - Nobu Matsuhisa -

PROFILE
Nobuyuki Matsuhisa - known simply as Nobu to the world - was born in Japan, and trained in the time-honored sushi tradition in Tokyo before heading to Peru. He then went on to successive ventures in Argentina, Alaska, and Los Angeles, where he opened Matsuhisa in 1987. Seven years later, Robert De Niro persuaded him to open NOBU New York. Since then, he has opened over 55 restaurants and hotels across five continents.
Author : Nobuyuki Matsuhisa
Size¡§8.98 ¡ß 11.02 inches (228 ¡ß 280 mm)
Pages¡§416 pages¡ÊFull Color¡Ë
Binding¡§Hardbound
ISBN¡§978-4-7562-5147-3
Release Date : Nov/2018
Language : English
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $7,500.00
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Asia and Australia Only¡¡
Vector Graphics – New Retro Graphic Design Archive
Vector Graphics – New Retro Graphic Design Archive
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The definitive must-have vector graphics decorations and motifs reference for professionals

Vector graphics are made up of various shapes drawn by lines or curves calculated by mathematical equations (also known as vector paths). Various shapes comprising vector graphics can be modified, removed and transformed to create different graphic designs in illustration software such as Adobe Illustrator. This book showcases simple but versatile decorations and motifs that are highly inspirational and practical for professional graphic designers. This book also showcases cost-effective printing examples and tutorials on how to select beautiful fonts.

#CD-ROM (for Windows/Mac) attached.
#Data format¡§Adobe Illustrator Artwork (AI) CS and later & JPEG
Author : PIE International (Editor)
Size¡§257¡ß182mm
Pages¡§144 Pages (Full color) with CD-ROM
Binding¡§Softbound
ISBN¡§978-4-7562-5099-5
Release Date : Mar/2019
Language : Japanese
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $3,200.00
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Nov/2019 release in the US/Europe¡¡¡¡
100 Writing and Crafting Papers – Beautiful Floral Patterns
100 Writing and Crafting Papers – Beautiful Floral Patterns
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A lovely way to ¡Èsend¡É flowers to friends and loved ones!

This new title in the 100 Papers Series features 100 beautiful floral patterns designed by 20 Japanese illustrators. You can tear each page and use it in a variety of fun and creative ways. Why not ¡Èsend¡É flowers to someone special by writing a love letter or a cheerful note to a friend, or perhaps make a greeting card for a birthday, anniversary or another special occasion? With so many pretty papers to spark creativity, this book makes the perfect gift and is sure to inspire craft lovers, gardeners, and letter writers alike to add floral touches to everyday life.
Size¡§148¡ß210mm / 5.8¡ß8.3¡É
Pages¡§208 Pages (Full color)
Binding¡§Softbound
ISBN¡§978-4-7562-5185-5
Release Date : Mar/2019
Language : Japanese
Publisher : PIE International
Price : $1,600.00
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