Inspired by Chris Offutt’s story “Chuck’s bucket,” “Elsewhere” is a visual journey to the afterlife and explores the world of mythology. The main character, Chuck, hid his true self and sexuality and chose to live in seclusion. At the end of the story, he decided to exile to another universe and finally became a free spirit. From the soul judgment and ending up with the final escape, he witnesses the spectacles and finds his new self in this journey.
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→ Bronze Winner, Japan Illustrator Association Award (2020)
→ Chosen Winner, American Illustration 39 (2020)
→ Illustration Shortlisted, Communication Arts (2020)
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