プロフィール
中川学

イラストレーター。家業は浄土宗西山禅林寺派の僧侶。
05年、ドイツの美術出版社TASCHEN発行の、今世界で注目すべきイラストレーターを紹介した本「ILLUSTRATION NOW!」に選ばれ掲載される。また07年以来ロンドン発の雑誌monocleの挿絵、表紙絵を手掛けるなど、京都から世界へと活躍の場を広げている。
関西を中心に活躍する挿絵師集団<七人の筆侍>の一匹。

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Born in Kyoto, Japan(1966), Gaku is an illustrator, and also lives as a dedicated Buddhist priest in Kyoto’s temple.
His unique and heart-warming Japanese and “pop” style illustrations for numerous posters, magazines, and books have brought him acknowledgement and praise both in Japan and abroad.
Internationally, he has been featured in the art book publisher TASCHEN (Germany) work “ILLUSTRATION NOW”, and his designs have also appeared on the covers of the art /contemporary culture magazine “MONOCLE”. “HAPPY BIRTHDAY Mr.B!”, his first book with Robbin Lloyd, was published (contents factory) in 2008.