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Piczo was commissioned by NOWNESS to direct a new episode of their ‘High Tide’ series of short films, using light and shadow to evoke an ambiguous shadow play between two lovers.

A collaboration between Piczo and makeup artist Athena Paginton for Samaritans. The beauty project features an all-male cast to raise awareness around men’s mental health.

A new editorial by Piczo and Sohei Yoshida for i-D Japan. Makeup by Ken Nakano and hair by Go Utsugi.

About the Artist

Born in Osaka Japan. Piczo first discovered photography when studying at the Musashino Art School in Tokyo. He later moved to London to further study at The London College of Communication. His first notable commission was for i-D magazine who were attracted by his timeless and graphic, lifestyle, fashion and portrait work. He now shoots for i-D regularly and other titles such as Jalouse, Union and Numero Homme and has collaborated with brands such as Sunspel, Wooyoungmi and Studio Nicholson. He lives in London.

Client List

  • ASOS
  • Clash Magazine
  • Grind
  • GQ
  • Highsnobiety
  • i-D
  • Jalouse
  • Longchamp
  • Metal Magazine
  • Nowness
  • Numéro Homme
  • Oysho
  • Pepe Jeans
  • Shiseido
  • Sleek Journal
  • Studio Nicholson
  • Sunspel
  • Them
  • Tomorrow Magazine
  • Topshop
  • Union Magazine
  • Vogue UK
  • Wooyoungmi
  • YMC