Vita

1973
born in Oita, Japan

1996-1999
Studies of oil painting at Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music, Japan

2000-2002
studies of sculpture at the academy of arts, Düsseldorf, under  Prof. Magdalena Jetelova


Exhibitions (selection)

2010
"Act III", Witte de With Center of Contemporary Art, Rotterdam (NL)

2009
"Signs", Galerie Voss, Düsseldorf
"City_Net Asia 2009", Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul Korea                 
Solo show at Gallery Jin, Tokyo (JP)
101 Tokyo art fair
"No. 354 digital stadium", TV Programm/ NHK, Tokyo (JP)
"No. 363 digital stadium", TV Programm/ NHK, Tokyo (JP)
"The 12th Exhibition of the Taro Okamoto Award for contemporary art", Taro Okamoto Museum of Art, Kawasaki (JP)

2008
"No. 341 digital stadium", TV Programm/ NHK, Tokyo (JP)
"digital stadium" TV program /NHK, Tokyo (JP)
"Animation Festival 2008" Nagoya (JP)
"The 4th Dan/Dans Exhibition / The house " Tokyo (JP)

2006
"Merry go down" tanzhaus NRW, Düsseldorf

2004
"Japanimprov#5: The Ramyun Soup Connection" Belgie Kunstzentrum, Hasselt (BE)
"Haunted Folklore" Recyclart, Brussels (BE)

2002
"Internationales Bochumer Video Festival #12" Bochum

2001
"Internationales Bochumer Video Festival #11" Bochum


Awards

2008
Sonderpreis: "The 12th Exhibition of the Taro Okamoto Award for contemporary art", Taro Okamoto Museum of Art, Kawasaki (JP)