Yosuke Yamaguchi was born in, and now resides in, Tokyo, Japan. He started his career as a designer, but eventually began painting. After studying at Setsu Mode Seminar, Yosuke now works as a painter and a designer. While exhibiting his paintings, he also creates illustrations for various books, magazines, musicians, architectural firms, fashion designers and more. He was featured in Illustration Next published by Thames & Hudson (2013).