Shohei Otomo – Tokyo, Japan





What neighborhood do you live in?
Kichijoji. There are good restaurants, bars and a nice park. Also, it’s where I’m from.

Favorite place to eat?
All kinds in Kichijoji. Steak and Ramen in Nishi-Ogikubo. Unagi in Ogikubo. Yakitori and ramen in Asagaya. Chinese and sushi in Koenji. Unagi and sushi in Nakano. They are all within Chuo Line.

Favorite place to drink?
Same as above. I have many friends there.

Favorite place to shop?
Kichijoji. I don’t buy things except for art supplies, and Yuzawaya in Kichijoji is enough for me.

Describe your average day?
Wake up – sleep again – wake up – check e-mail – surf the net – doodle – illustrate of work – finish – go out to drink – second drink – third drink – go home – sleep. That sums it up.

What if you miss the last train?
I usually drink all night. I basically don’t go home before the last train. Ha Ha.