Shohei Otomo

Shohei Otomo is a Japanese artist who is well-known for his ballpoint pen illustrations that provide insightful commentary on Japanese culture. His work is a blend of art, illustration, anime, and cyber-punk, and often focuses on the commercialism and underground culture of Japan. Shohei's technical perfection and political analysis have earned him global recognition, and he has exhibited his work in major cities around the world. Despite being the son of a legendary manga artist, Shohei has worked hard to establish his own name in the art world, using his unique style to break apart and understand Japanese culture. In addition to his illustration work, Shohei has also expanded his practice into sculpture, cementing his position as a significant figure in Japanese contemporary art. He has collaborated with well-known brands like Google, Agnès B, and Sony Playstation.