Asia is now the center of comic illustration. This cutting-edge collection showcases the work of 46 top illustrators from Asia.
Many new artists have been emerging recently from Asia, taking their place in the international comic illustration industry through social media. Although their work shows influences from Japanese anime and manga, the superior drawing skills and pursuit of originality in each of these artists' work results in a fresh and intense take on traditional styles. This book showcases 46 illustrators focusing mainly on young up-and-coming artists and features over 250 illustrations in total. Each artist is introduced in two to six pages; the profiles of each artists are in English and Japanese bilingual text. Most artists create their illustrations digitally but there are some who create watercolor and ink paintings. Immerse yourself in the work of these artists working at the forefront of the creative world of Asia. The cover illustration was created by acclaimed Singaporean artist Guweiz.