Illustrations by S.Villon

WORDS Lindi Brownell Meiring IMAGES courtesy of S.VILLON

Born in Japan in 1995, S.VILLON, a Tokyo-based graphic designer and illustrator, creates simple drawings inspired by his city.

After studying design and art, he specialised in graphics at various design companies before going freelance, creating work for Japanese publishers, brands and individuals.

Drawing mainly people, products and landscapes, as well as characters inspired by his love of basketball, S.Villon’s creations can be found on T-shirts, stickers and tote bags.

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