Yuko — Shimizu

Yuko Shimizu (清水裕子) is a Japanese illustrator based in New York City and instructor at School of Visual Arts.

Her first self-titled monograph came out in 2011 (Gestalten), second monograph 'Living with Yuko Shimizu' was released from ROADS Publishing of Ireland in 2016. Other books include: A Wild Swan (collaboration with author Michael Cunningham, FSG, 2015) and a multi award winning children’s book Barbed Wire Baseball (written by Marissa Moss, Abrams, 2013).

You may have seen her work on The Gap T-shirts, Pepsi cans, VISA billboards, Apple, Microsoft, NIKE and Target ads, as well as on the book covers of Penguin, Scholastic, DC Comics, and on the pages of NY Times, Time, Newsweek, New Yorker, WIRED and in many other publications over the last 15 years.
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