About the Organisers 主催者プロフィール

Saeko was born in Tokyo, Japan. She studied illustration at the Kent Institute of Art and Design in the UK. Currently, she lives in Paris, France. She makes her artworks using CG and etching techniques, and also designs toys for Trousselier. Her style of drawing is about “a girl in dream world.”
彩絵子:東京都出身。Kent Institute of Art and Design (UK)イラストレーション科卒業。現在はパリにてCGや銅版画でのんびり作品作りの傍ら、Trousselierの専属おもちゃデザイナーとして活動中。作風は少女と夢の世界。
saeko@saekosaeko.net
www.saekosaeko.net

Kate Ferrucci is from the USA but lives in Edinburgh, UK, where she is owner and creative director of Quarto Design. She earned a BFA from the University of Notre Dame, and an MFA in graphic design from Indiana University–Bloomington (USA). Fluent in Italian, Kate has worked as a designer for a top communications agency in Rome and at an Italian publishing house. She designs a wide variety of publications and printed literature for organisations and businesses around the world. Kate has expertise in the design and production of limited editions, and has a strong interest in Japanese culture and design.
ケイト・フェルッチ:アメリカ出身。現在はイギリスのノッティンガムにてクアトロ・デザイン事務所のクリエイティブディレクターとして経営、運営をこなす。ノートルダム大学でファインアートを修得後、インディアナ大学ブルーミントン校(米国)にて修士号取得。イタリアではローマで有数の広告代理店のデザイナーとして広告会社に勤務。様々な注文に応じて国際的にデザインを手がける。アーティストッブックのデザイン、出版は得意分野であり、日本の文化とデザインにとても関心を寄せている。
kate@quartodesign.com
www.quartodesign.com


About the Sponsors / スポンサー紹介

The following businesses are acknowledged for their generous support in making Thinking of Homeland possible:

「Thinking about Homeland : 祖国を想う」プロジェクトを実現する為に、寛大な援助をして下さった会社です:

Apex Digital Graphics
www.apexdigital.co.uk

Antalis McNaughton
www.antalis-mcnaughton.co.uk

Friedheim International
www.friedheim.co.uk

IFS
www.ifs.uk.com 

Sun Chemical
www.sunchemical.com