Vita

1973
born in Toyama, Japan

1991
Studies of painting at Kanazawa Highschool of Fine Art and Music

1994
Studies of painting at Aichi University of Fine Arts and Music, moving to Germany

1996
beginning of studies of scultpture at Kunstakademie Düsseldorf

2003-04
Master student under Prof. Klaus Rinke



Exhibitions

2010
Solo show at MUSEUM at TAMADA PROJECTS, Tokyo (Japan)
    
2009
"A Midsummer Dream", The 5th Dan/Dans Exhibition, Tokyo/Japan (group exhibition)
"Asian Contemporary Art Week 2009", New York (USA)
"The Crisis of the Genre", 16th International Sculpture Triennial, Poznan (POL)

2008
"Milky Ways", Galerie Voss, Düsseldorf
"Who's next", MUSEUM at TAMADA PROJECTS, Tokyo (Japan)
"Celeste  Art Award 2008 " Celeste e.V., Berlin (G)

2007
"Quality Street", Solo Show at fine art fair frankfurt
"Summer '07", Galerie Voss, Düsseldorf

2006
„Merry Go Down“, Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus, Düsseldorf
„vor dem anfang – nach dem ende“, Galerie Voss, Düsseldorf
„Merry Go Down“, tanzahus nrw, Düsseldorf
„10. internationale Kunstausstellung“, Stiftung Kunst und Kultur, Stadtsparkasse Magdeburg, Magdeburg
"ICH und ICH" Theater NRW, Düsseldorf

2004
„Japanimprove: The Ramyun Soup Connection“, Belgie Kunstzentrum, Hasselt (B)
„Haunted Folklore“, Recyclart, Brüssel (B)

2003
„Beautiful Dreamer“, Sylvesterfest, tanzhaus nrw, Düsseldorf
„Große Kunstausstellung NRW“, Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf
„AAP / Asian Art Power“, Galerie Revolver, Düsseldorf
„57. Bergische Kunstausstellung“, Museum Baden, Solingen
„Internationales Bochumer Video Festival +13“, Bochum
„Trailershow“, Galerie Schön, Bochum

2001
„Real Presence/Generation 2001“, Museum 25th May, Belgrad (CS)
„The Light into the Light“ Performance, Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrad (CS)


Awards
 
2008
First Prize, Art Bank Award, TAMADA PROJECTS, Tokyo (Japan)

2005
Scholarship of hearse project by prime minister of North Rhine Westphalia
„Merry go down“ scholarship by the department of culture,  Düsseldorf

2003
audience's award, „57. Bergische Kunstausstellung“, Museum Baden, Solingen


Participation in art fairs

Since 2005    
    Art Brussels (B)
    Art Cologne (G)
    Arte Fiera Bologna (I)
    fine art fair frankfurt/SOLO SHOW (G)
    Cornice venice art fair (I)
    Modern07, Munich (G)
    photo Miami (USA)
    palmbeach³ (USA)