Title: "The world is strange, Okawa Akira Tateishi + Yuichi Yokoyama's manga and paintings"
Language: Japanese / English
Size: 25.8 x 19.0 cm
Publisher: Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art
An exhibition catalog of the two-person exhibition "The World is Strange" by Akira Tateishi and Yuichi Yokoyama held at the Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art from 2016 to 2017. Japanese and English bilingual.
Graduated from Musashino Art University Oil Painting Department in 1990. He was making fine arts, but since 2000 he has chosen comics that can "draw time" as a way of expression. Yokoyama's manga, which is characterized by sprinting lines and onomatopoeia, the flow of time drawn without interruption, and unique characters, is called "neo manga" and is called "new civil engineering", "travel", "NIWA", "NIWA". Many books such as "Baby Boom" and "World Map Room" have been translated and published in countries such as Japan, France, the United States, Italy, Spain, and Russia, and are gaining popularity. In addition, high-quality works such as "BABY BOOM FINAL", which reproduces the original picture of Yokoyama's vivid colors using abundant high-concentration fluorescent colors, have also been published.