YOFUKURO means OWL in the Kagoshima Prefecture dialect. Owls are considered a symbol of happiness in Japan.
They are brothers and had formed and released works as an artist duo “YOFUKURO” since 2015.
They have a common sensibility, style of production , esthetic and work theme. They have a constant feedback with each other while producing new artworks.
Born in 1980.
Graduated from the Department of Visual Design, Okayama Prefectural University of Design.
As a graphic designer, painter, sculptor, he works mainly in Kyushu, Tokyo.
14th Computer graphics Contest – Kei work
DIGITAL FRONTIER GRAND PRIX 2009 – A runner up
Asia Digital Art Award 2008 – Excellence award
Miyagi and Sendai Animation Grand Prix – Excellence award
Born in 1987.
Graduated from Oil painting course, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music. As an artist, he works mainly in Kyushu and Tokyo.
-CLOUDS ART, Tokyo
-Kikuchi Art Festival Executive, Kumamoto
-Gallery Spiral Garden, Tokyo
-Gallery FEI ART MUSEUM, Yokohama
-Gallery Dendensha, Kumamoto