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Emi Shiratori

Emi Shiratori is a Japanese graphic design and illustration artist based in Sapporo, Hokkaido. Emi's design is inspired by the vast and ever-changing natural landscape of Japan's Northern Island. Her distinguised style in vividly hand-drawn organic shapes and motives marks her identity artworks.

Since founding her design office NANO GRAPHIC in 2002, Emi works on various projects, among her own art creation, she is involved in music related works as well as brand design projects, working with fashion and brand labels such as BEAMS and HILTON amongst many others. In 2010, she composed not only several artworks, wall designs and the overall brand identity for THE GREEN LEAF NISEKO VILLAGE hotel renewal project, but is up to date involved in the hotel's art direction. In addition, the hotel was awarded 5 stars in Best Hotel Interior during the International Hotel Awards in 2011.

Emi continues to work from Sapporo on many projects, recently involving fashion design productions, packaging, and interior design.



白鳥絵美

1979年札幌生まれ。フリーランスのグラフィックデザイナー/イラストレーター。

幼少期から、自然の中で動植物に触れることと、写実的な動物や人間を描くことに没頭し、描くことで生きることをはじめる。デザインの勉強を機に、アールヌーボー、アールデコの影響を強く受け、現在の有機的で、和洋に捕われない独自のラインを確立。

2000年、北海道芸術デザイン専門学校卒業。ゲーム会社勤務を経て、2002年に「ナノグラフィック」の名義でグラフィックデザイナーとして独立。2010年、THE GREEN LEAF Niseko Village リニューアルプロジェクトに参加。ロゴや館内の壁画など、多数のアートワークを提供。また、その後現在に至るまで館内装飾のアートディレクションを担っている。ホテルは2011年、インターナショナルホテルアワードの「ベストホテルインテリア賞」で5スターを受賞。

札幌を拠点に、音楽、アウトドア、ファッションのビジュアル制作、パッケージデザイン、空間のデザイン装飾など、その仕事は多岐にわたる。

Biography
| 2004 | Live Painting @ Rising Sun Rock Festival - PROVO (Ishikari, Hokkaido)
| 2005 | Live Painting feat. Matthew Herbert @ CAY Aoyama (Tokyo)
| 2005 | Exhibition "DUBBED (吹き替え)" @ FLAX/PROVO (Sapporo)
| 2005 | Exhibition "DUBBED (吹き替え)" @ CAFE ex.Bodega (Yokohama)
| 2005 | Live Painting @ Rising Sun Rock Festival - PROVO (Ishikari, Hokkaido)
| 2005 | Exhibition "ART OF ROUND" @ buttons : on a cafe (Tokyo)
| 2006 | Live Painting @ Rising Sun Rock Festival - PROVO (Ishikari, Hokkaido)
| 2006 | Art Show "Let My People Go, More" @ Mado Lounge (Tokyo)
| 2008 | Group Exhibition "source" @ Gallery Two Plus (Tokyo)
| 2008 | Group Exhibition "Leaf Art Exhibition - Beautiful Leaves (リーフアート展 〜葉っぱって美しい〜)" @ Maruyama Zoo (Sapporo)
| 2009 | Emi Shiratori & Daichi Dohjun Exhibition "NU GROUND" @ Northern Life Gallery (Sapporo)
| 2009 | Group Exhibition "the IMAGIKAL vol.001" @ CAI (Sapporo)
| 2009 | Group Exhibition "the IMAGIKAL vol.002" @ CAI (Sapporo)
| 2009 | Exhibition "migrant (渡り鳥)" @ South2West8 Gallery (Sapporo)
| 2009 | Exhibition "water of 2 liters" @ SASO bar+cafe (Sapporo)
| 2010 | The Green Leaf Niseko Village Renewal Project (Niseko, Hokkiado)
| 2011 | Exhibition "moon cloud to spring" @ PROVO (Sapporo)
| 2011 | Exhibition "migrant (渡り鳥2011)" @ Hokkaido Hotel (Obihiro, Hokkaido)
| 2012 | Exhibition "Green Leaf Winter" @ The Green Leaf NisekoVillage (Niseko, Hokkaido)
| 2012 | Exhibition "water bazaar" @ TO OV cafe (Sapporo)
| 2013 | Exhibition "Green Leaf Winter" @ The Green Leaf NisekoVillage (Niseko, Hokkaido)
| 2014 | Exhibition "Green Leaf Winter" @ The Green Leaf NisekoVillage (Niseko, Hokkaido)
| 2014 | Exhibition "At The Seaside" @ Mémoire (Sapporo)
| 2015 | Exhibition "Green Leaf Winter" @ The Green Leaf NisekoVillage (Niseko, Hokkaido)
| 2016 | Exhibition "Green Leaf Winter" @ The Green Leaf NisekoVillage (Niseko, Hokkaido)
| 2017 | Art Fair "Affordable Art Fair" @ Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Hong Kong)
| 2017 | Art Fair "Antwerp ART FAIR" @ Antwerp Expo (Antwerp)
| 2017 | Art Fair "Affordable Art Fair" @ Nacka Strandsmässan (Stockholm)
| 2017 | Art Fair "Affordable Art Fair" @ Battersea Evolution (London)
| 2017 | Exhibition "Green Leaf Winter" @ The Green Leaf NisekoVillage (Niseko, Hokkaido)


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