Yuko Shimazu Yuko Shimazu Yuko Shimizu

Award winning Japanese illustrator based in New York City and instructor at School of Visual Arts.


Genesis Rizzoli
Little Brother Cover
Little Brother
Little Brother Book
GENESIS now available in Italy
It was close to a year ago I collaborated with Mucca Designon this young adult sci-fi book cover. The book has just come out from Rizzoli Romanzo of Italy. (Danish adopted version came out a while back.)Thanks to Hana Anouk Nakamura, a talented designer of Mucca for tuning my illos into a beautiful wrap around. You can order the book directly from Rizzoli.

LITTLE BROTHER receives multipele award nominations
Congratulations to Cory Doctorow for Hugo, Nebula and Prometheus Awards nominations!

Now the book is in process of getting published in multiple countries including Greece and Norway with the same cover design.