Natsumi Chikayasu is an illustrator from Japan currently based in Tokyo. Since graduating from Falmouth University (UK) in 2019, her works have appeared in various publications from around the world. She is inspired by arts, feminism, sciences, places and their intersections.

近安 夏海 ちかやすなつみ
2019年イギリスのファルマス大学イラストレーション科卒業。フェミニズムや文化などのテーマを得意分野とし、情緒のあるイラストでニューヨーク・タイムズ、ガーディアン、ワシントンポストなど国内外の新聞や雑誌で活動中。


Contact / 連絡先

email: natsumichikayasu@gmail.com

instagram: @_natsunoumi

twitter: @_natsumic


Partial Clients List / 主な取引先
Aeon / The Guardian US  / Harvard Business Review / MATCHESFASHION / The New York Times / The On Being Project / Orion Magazine / Politico Europe / Popshot Quarterly / Senlis Films / The Skinny / Texas Monthly / VICE / The Washington Post Magazine / WIRED UK / YKK AP



Awards & Recognitions / 受賞歴

AOI World Illustration Awards - Longlisted for Editorial New Talent (2021)

AOI World Illustration Awards - Shortlisted for Editorial New Talent + SAA Agents’ Award (2020)

iJungle Illustration Awards, Merit Award (2019)


Exhibitions / 展示歴

Moving Stills - The Signal House Edition Anteroom (2021)

World Illustration Awards Online Showcase (2020)

ASYAAF (Asian Students & Young Artists Art Festival), South Korea (2020)

Falmouth University Degree Show, UK (2019)


Features / 掲載

Creative Boom

Shado magazine - newsletter artist spotlight  

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