Is Yuniarto

Residency Destination: Jepang

Email: [email protected]

Is Yuniarto lives in Surabaya, Indonesia. A comic artist, illustrator, and also lecturer at Visual Communication Design faculties. Now Is concentrates on building local comic reputation by founding Wind Rider studio, aiming to create original comic intellectual properties. Currently Is Yuniarto released 14 comic books/ tankobons (each around 200 pages): Wind Rider (2005), Knights of Apocalypse trilogy (2007-2009), Garudayana series (2009-On Going), Grand Legend Ramayana (2014-On Going).

In 2012, Is Yuniarto chosen as Indonesian representative artist in Erlangen International Comic Salon Germany. Two titles of his work, ‘Garudayana’ and ‘Grand Legend Ramayana’ has been published by Japanese publisher ‘Digital Catapult’.