Chiaki Mori is a freelance illustrator based in Yokohama in Japan. She studied Illustration at Parsons, the New School for Design in NYC. Since university, she has shown her remarkable talent in her artwork and her cityscape illustration of China Town NYC was selected to appear on the campus brochure for 2002 autumn.

After her graduation in 2002, Chiaki’s artworks have fascinated readers of numerous magazines, books and websites. In recent years, her stylish illustrations have captured hearts of fashion-conscious women and have entranced especially the readers of ELLE ONLINE magazine in Japan for over one and a half years. Chiaki’s talent has gone beyond illustration and she has been active in a wide range of artistic fields such as book art, window display and essay writing.

In November 2010, she received the first prize for JDN Calendar Design Award from Japan Design Net in Tokyo for her uniquely designed book art. In December 2011, she published her first essay with her illustration about “The Pillow Book” written by Seishounagon, one of the most famous Japanese classical essays, from Marbletron Inc. in Japan.

award&recognition

08/2010  Finalist for "Souga Wo Kaku Competition vol.10", Gallery House MAYA, Tokyo, Japan
10/2010  Top 100 Finalist for "Aoyama Flag Design Competition 2010", Tokyo, Japan
11/2010  Top Award, "JDN Calendar Design Award 2011", Tokyo, Japan

past exhibition

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MAGAZINE

anan
edu
da Vinci
Joseijishin
Numero Tokyo
Oz Plus
Pumpkin
Senmon Ryouri
SPUR WHITE
Yasei Jidai
Winart    etc.

BOOK

Chuoukouronshinsha
Kobunsha
Marbletron
Syunshusha
Tokumashoten   etc.

ADVERTISEMENT

ARTE DIVINO
Gran Yamaki
JAL Card

WEB

Elle Online
Hello Magazine

OTHERS

& MO Design
Hakuhodo i-Studio
Hiltopia
Japan Post
Senshukai    etc.

GOODS

FANTA market
little paper planes
* Occasionally for sale since Feb 2010.