In 1994 Masayuki graduated from Bunka Fukuso Gakuin, a highly regarded fashion design school in Tokyo, where he majored in apparel design. He then worked as an editor at Marvel Comic Japan for a year.

From 1996 until 1998, Masayuki lived in New York working as a freelance illustrator for clients such as Anna Sui and Marie Claire. He has since returned to Japan where he continues his career in illustration.

Masayuki’s work has been exhibited in New York and in several major cities throughout Japan.