ABOUT THE ARTIST :
Aya Kakeda was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. Now she draws and creates imaginative world in Brooklyn, NY.
She has produced art for books, products, magazines, posters, and store installations from clients all over the world.
Her work appeared in NIKE, Delta, Disney Hyperion Books, KidRobot, The New York Times, The New Yorker Magazine, Washington Post, Runners World, Nickelodeon, Noggin TV, Plan Sponsors Magazine, Men’s Journal, Roger la Borde, Macy’s, and HongKong Mega Mall.
Aya Also takes her imaginary friends to travel, exhibiting in galleries and museums
throughout the world.
Award: Illustration Medals by Society of Illustrators NY, SILA, MOCCA Festival, Print Magazine, and 3×3 Illustration