Born in 1981 in Ogi, Saga Prefecture. He majored in the Swahili Language at Osaka University of Foregin Studies and began working at the studio FOBOS in 2006. He has been working as a freelance photographer since 2009. In 2008, he started taking photographs of Ainu people living in Hokkaido. He published AINU, a photo book, in 2019. His latest solo exhibitions include SIRARIKA at the Gallery Studio 35 Minutes in Nakano-ku, Tokyo in 2018.
Video interviews with SIAF2020 participating artists are uploaded consecutively.
The summarized interviews are also available as text in PDF files along with the video interviews.
These PDF files are to be compiled into “SIAF 2020 Index”, a documentation book to share the full spectrum of SIAF2020 which will be published after February, 2021.
[About PDF file]
It is the edited text of the comments from the artist in the video interview to convey the projects within SIAF2020.
The QR code on the PDF file is linked to the video interview of the artist.
Please note that the linked URL is subject to change without prior notice.