Biography

1977 Born in Tokyo, Japan

1997-2001 Seijo University, Department of Arts, majored History of Japanese Art, Tokyo, Japan

2002-2006 Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Fine Arts, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

01.2005-06.2005 Exchange to The Cooper Union, School of Arts, New York, U.S.A.

2007-2008 HISK - Higher Institute for Fine Arts Flanders, Gent, Belgium

 

Awards and Grants

2011 The Asahi Shimbun Foundation, Tokyo, Japan

2006 Cum Laude and nominated Fine Art's department prize, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

Solo Exhibitions

2011 Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

2005 The Cooper Union, New York, U.S.A.

 

Group Exhibitions

2011 "bild und träger - und ein pfeiler im park sanssouci", Brandenburgischer Kunstverein Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany

2010 "kunststockings", kunstbunker / Hintereingang, Nürnberg, Germany

2009 "What about Japan", Souterrain Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2009 "Begegnung am strand", Centrum Beeldende Kunst Zeeland, Zeeland, The Netherlands

2009 "Playtime", Warande, Turnhout, Belgium

2008 "Perché realizzare un’opera quando è così bello sognarla soltanto?", HISK, Gent, Belgium

2008 Artcinema OffOff, Gent, Belgium

2008 "Open Studios", HISK, Gent, Belgium

2008 "HISK café", Art Brussels, Brussles, Belgium

2008 "The Young and Beautiful", Artcinema OffOff, Gent, Belgium

2008 Project(or), Art Rotterdam, Rotteldam, The Netherlands

2007 "First Things First 2", CCNOA, Brussels, Belgium

2007 "Error#7", Error One, Antwerp, Belgium

2007 Artcinema OffOff, Gent, Belgium

2007 "Open Studios", HISK, Gent, Belgium

2007 "(ge)spot", Kunsteyssen, Alkmaar, The Netherlands

2006 Rijkswerf-gebouw No 72 Willemsoord, Den Helder, The Netherlands

2006 The Impakt Festival, Central Museum Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands

2006 "Catalyst", De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2006 "Final exam exhibition", Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands    

2006 De Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, The Netherlands     

 

Residences

2010-2011 Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

2006 Hotel Maria Kapel, Hoorn, The Netherlands

 

Publications

2011 BE #18 "MISSION STATEMENT", Künstlerhaus Bethanien

2006 "Catalyst", De Brakke Grond

 

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