Reiko Okano

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Reiko Okano
Born (1960-06-24) June 24, 1960 (age 57)
Koga, Ibaraki, Japan
Nationality Japanese
Occupation Manga artist
Spouse(s) Makoto Tezuka
Awards Shogakukan Manga Award (1989)
Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize (2001)
Website Reiko Okano's homepage

Reiko Okano (岡野 玲子, Okano Reiko, born 24 June 1960) is a Japanese manga artist.

In 1989, she won the Shogakukan Manga Award for shōjo for Fancy Dance.[1] In 2001, she won the Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize for Onmyōji (The Master of Shade and Light) together with Baku Yumemakura[2]

She is married to director Makoto Tezuka. Onmyōji, an original work by Baku Yumemakura, was drawn by Reiko Okano and received the Tezuka Osamu Cultural Manga Award. She went on to produce the serialized version as Onmyōji Tamatebako in the comic magazine Melody.

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  1. ^ 小学館漫画賞:歴代受賞者 (in Japanese). Shogakukan. Retrieved 2007-08-19. 
  2. ^ 第5回 マンガ大賞 岡野玲子 原作・夢枕 獏  『陰陽師』 (in Japanese). Asahi Shimbun. Retrieved July 18, 2010.