Kohei Ashiya (芦谷 耕平 Ashiya Kohei) is a Japanese animator credited for his work on the TV adaptation of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure by David Production.[1] An animation director since the first season, Ashiya is well known for his publicized traditionally drawn artwork.

Ashiya is a full-time lecturer in the Tokyo Media Arts department at Takarazuka UniversityW where he teaches classes in animation content production.[2] Influenced by JoJo since his high school days, he was eventually sought out as an animation director for the series after officials discovered his early drawings of its characters.[3]



One of Kohei's older works


Key Animation (原画)

Eyecatch Illustrations (ORIGINAL PICTURE 原画)

Personal Artwork (Property of Kohei Ashiya)[6]



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