PLEASE NOTE: 18+ Mature Readers only. This art book contains intense explicit content such as graphic depictions of gore, nudity and sexual violence.
Shintaro Kago's first ever, full-sized art book! 駕籠真太郎 is a Japanese guro manga artist whose style has been described as "fashionable paranoia". Outside of his manga work, he is also international known for creating the cover artwork and illustrations for the 2014 Flying Lotus album You're Dead!
‘Shishi Ruirui’ roughly translates to "A Pile of Dead Poems". This is a large format, A4 sized art book featuring 277 works covering his entire career for the past 32 years (minus manga interiors). This includes original works, original sketches, Illustrations for CDs, DVDs, t-shirts, flyers, posters, the copic marker and box/ magazine cover art series, and the covers of all books published by Kago since 1988.
An absolute must addition to the collection of all Kago fans.
We are honoured to collaborate with Japanese independent publisher Atelier Third to make this limited release available for international distribution.