Education Tsuru University
Name Keiko Nishi
|Born December 26, 1966 (age 48)
Ibusuki, Kagoshima, Japan (1966-12-26) |
Notable works Sanban-cho Hagiwara-ya no Bijin Love Song
Books Stay 3, Stay 1, Stayプリティー First Love
CHRONIQUE MANGA #38 | Voyage au bout de l’été, Keiko Nishi (Avis)
Keiko Nishi (西 炯子, Nishi Keiko, born December 26, 1966 in Ibusuki, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan) is a Japanese manga artist. After graduating from Kagoshima Prefectural Ibusuki High School, she attended Tsuru University where she graduated with a degree in Japanese literature. While still attending Tsuru University, Nishi made her professional manga debut with her story Matte Iru yo in Shogakukan's manga magazine Petit Flower.
Nishi currently makes a living as an independent manga artist and a teacher. Her definitive works include Sanban-chō Hagiwara-ya no Bijin and Love Song. Matt Thorn described her in the mid-1990s as "one of the most popular and respected artists of her (twenty-something) generation."