Maki Shimizu Illustration

July 22, 2014

Bornin 1981 in Tokyo, Maki Shimizu was inspired by the words of Picasso: "Art is a lie which allows us to recognize the truth." She then studied fine art in Japan, majoring in printing techniques, before going on to complete a graphic design degree in Bielefeld, Germany. Since 2006 she has been working as an artist and illustrator in Berlin.