Louise Rouse - Artist in Tokyo

Louise Rouse

I'm an artist in Tokyo, Japan

Available for contracts

I speak English and Japanese

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My activity

About me

I'm an illustrator and printmaker and long-term resident in Tokyo.

My work has been in Metropolis, ACCJ Journal, Highlighting Japan, ILLUST, Mac User, Global Speed, Housing Japan and I produced interior/exterior murals and shop signage for Lewis Leathers Japan for their store in Harajuku.

I teach printmaking and interdisciplinary workshop classes in the undergraduate program at Temple University, Japan Campus, and I am currently a MEXT funded doctoral candidate in the printmaking department at Tokyo National University of the Arts

My Creations

  1. Artist Books

    16 August 2021

    Work exhibited in the 2019 Japan Now North festival in Sheffield UK, supported by the Japan Foundation, featuring work by Louise Rouse, Nagashima Yurie, Risa Tsunegi and Rie Iwatake.

    Performative journey through the artist's neighborhood using the city as printing plate.


  2. Popping Corn

    9 October 2017

    Personal work

  3. Home, revisited

    9 October 2017

    Printed and assembled houses, photographed for a catalogue and flyer for "Home, revisited" exhibition curated by Karin Pisarikova