Kyo Kayamoto is a Japanese illustrator based in New York City. After graduating from Pratt Institute, she started her full-time freelancing career; writing and illustrating books, creating animations, and other illustration and graphic projects for a variety of clients.
Kyo grew up moving around the world and living in locations such as Brazil, Japan, Chile, Spain, and even Kansas State. Though most of her work uses cute, friendly characters and elements with bright colors, she often addresses today's issues including; inequalities, depression, human relationships, and cultural issues.
Feel free to send her an email for job inquiry, post card request or just to say hello!
Articles & Features
SKT Spaces "ART IS WHY I WAKE UP IN THE MORNING" exhibition (Oct 2020)
Nes Artist Residency -virtual open studio/artist presentation (Nov 2020)
Gullkistan, center for creativity -open studio/artist talk on zoom <starts from 19:31>(Oct 2020)
Doncaster Art Fair "CELEBRATING OUR STRENGTH IN OUR DIVERSITY EXHIBITION 2020"
Designity, designer of the week (Apr 2020)
Packaging of the World, CD album cover (Jan 2020)