Shohei Nishihara is an artist based in Tokyo. Born in 1985 in Fukuoka, raised in Yokohama. Shohei enjoyed drawing from childhood and studied fine arts in an art school in Boston after graduating high school. Shohei currently works at a medicine company in Tokyo while pursuing art activities related to Banana Dog.
Aside from art, Shohei is a fan of Karate and goes to the Dojo dreaming to get a black belt one day. He also enjoys picking up trash and pretty rocks at the beach. Shohei loves animals in general, especially rodents. His favorite food are tomatoes and grapes.
Shohei is fluent in English and Japanese.