牧かほり / Kahori MAKI
Maki Kahori is a graphic artist based in Tokyo. Using plants and human energy as her inspiration, she extends to form a product or a moving image, evolving her drawing into a spatial design. She has collaborated with many artists and corporations from all over the world. Her works has moved from traditional techniques and ventured into digital methods of creation, appearing in Apple Inc,'s 2016 NEW YEAR campaign Start Something New. She also participated in the creative summit held by Adobe Systems Inc. Maki studied Fine Arts in New York after graduation from Nihon University's visual communication design course in 1992. She has been an active freelance illustrator since returning to Japan in 1994. Her fulm work Recommended Works of the 2008 Japan Media Arts Festival.