Akiko Nakaji

Akiko is an artist and graphic designer now living in Durban, South Africa.

Growing up in Japan, Akiko was trained in classical calligraphy. She studied oil painting on Osaka and figure painting in Cleveland Institute of Art, USA.

After completing graphic design studies in California she worked as a graphic designer  at Tamotsu Tagi Design in San Fransico and Two fish Design GAllery A.D in San Jose. As a fine artist she worked in silk screen printing in London.

Akiko's arts are now based on the points of intersection between classic oil painting, modern graphic design and Japanese calligraphy.

Her work has been exhibited in the USA, UK and South Africa.

Aloe linocuts 530 x 530 mm fr.

Fern linocuts 530 x 530 mm fr.

Agapanthus linocuts 530 x 530 mm fr.

Anthirium linocuts 530 x 530 mm fr.

Group of 4 framed indigenous flowers 530 x 530 mm fr
Akiko Nakaji
An Interview by the Red Carnation Group of Hotels
Barbara Siedle
Bruce Backhouse
Bush Art
Celimpilo Dlamini
David Tomlinson
Dawn Rouse Photography
Ezequeil Mabote
Hugh Mbayiwa
Hussein Salim
John Smith
Karen Fortune
Lindy Acton
Lisa-Jane Hamlin
Nicole Pletts
Nora Newton
Paddy Starling
Renee Leslie
Robert Domijan
Scott Bredin
Victoria Verbaan
Virginia Mashonganyika
Wim Rautenbach