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HELLO!
I am a visual / graphic designer and
an illustrator based in London.

 

Say hello to me at info@shotaroishii.com

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I am a hybrid UX, visual / graphic designer and an illustrator, born
in Japan, and currently based at Method in London as Senior Visual Designer. Moved to London in 2005 and graduated (BA) Graphic design at Central Saint Martins in 2010.

I have worked across various design disciplines on various projects including UX/UI for DAZN a new on-demand sports platform launched last year. Also I have worked on the re-design of the digital product offer for Blick, Switzerland’s best known news brand. Some other projects I have worked on are Barclays, Attradius, Bunge and many more. 

I have won several awards for my abilities to mix design, typography, and fashion, including consecutive Uniqlo UTGP awards in 2011, 2012 and 2017 where my designs were sold
across all Uniqlo stores. 

ロンドンベースのイラストレーター、グラフィック/ビジュアルデザイナー。現在はmethodでシニアデザイナーとして在籍。
日本で大学を卒業後2015年に渡英、セントラルセントマーチン大学でグラフィックデザインを学び現在に至る。

グローバル、ローカル、大小含めた数々のプロジェクトに従事。日本でも2016年に提供されたオンラインスポーツストリーミングサービスDAZN(ダゾーン)のUX/UIのデザイン、スイスでメジャーな新聞、Blickのデジタルリデザイン。他にもBarclays、Attradius、Bunge等のプロジェクトに参加。UX/UIをメインに参加。

イラストの方ではいくつかのアワードを受賞。コンペティションをメインに活動しています。ユニクロ様のUTGP Tシャツグランプリでは2011年、2012年、2017年に受賞、世界中のユニクロストア、オンラインストアで発売されました。他にもいくつかの賞を受賞。

Experience-13

Method
Senior Visual Designer

Apr 2016 – Current

Method
Visual Designer

Jan 2013 – Mar 2016

Method Design Lab
Visual Design Intern

Mar 2012 – Dec 2012

Jo Malone London
Illustrator freelance

Jul 2012 – Aug 2012

Education-14

Central Saint Martins Collage
of Art and Design
(BA) Graphic Design

2007 – 2010

Camberwell Collage of Art
and Design
(BA) Graphic Design

2006 – 2007

Musashi Institute of Technology
(BA) Faculty of Environment and Information Studies

2001 – 2005

Award-15

UTGP 2017 by uniqlo
Received award

May 2017

Duskin X Pen Eco T-shirts Design
Received award

Oct 2012

UTGP 2012 by uniqlo
Coca-Cola award

May 2012

Ogasawara Island Poster Design
Honorable prize

Jan 2012

Bookcover Design Award by Maruzen
Selected (top10)

Dec 2011

UTGP 2011 by uniqlo
Received award

May 2011

New Era XC
Selected (My interview was featured by online Vice Magazine)

Sep 2010

Shopper Design by Urban Research
1st Place

Dec 2009