Atsuko Fukushima has also worked on many animation projects, and she is, among others, influenced by director Osamu Dezaki. Fukushima joined the animation production company ”Mad House” in 1980. Her career started with animation work for Osamu Tezuka’s Sanrio film Unico (1981). Shortly after, the animation production company ”Studio Annapuru” was established by Osamu Dezaki, which Fukushima joined to create the codirected pieces Tomorrow’s Joe2 (1980) and Space Cobra (1982) as key frame animator.
The exhibition with Atsuko Fukushima consists of 5 panels with various artworks from her many projects, showcasing well thought out illustrations and colourful characters.