Born. 1982, Gumma, Japan

  • Education
  • 2007 - 09
    2003 - 06
    2002 - 03
    Master of Fine Art, Glasgow School of Art
    BA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art and Design
    Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, UCE in Birmingham
  • Solo Exhibitions
  • 2021

    Showcase Gallery, Yokohama City Art Gallery Azamino, Kanagawa
    circle, triangle, line, UNTITLED space, Tokyo
    The Other Side of a Garden, Space Ppong, Gwangju, South Korea
    2019 Causality and Synchronicity, The Container, Tokyo
    2015 In Dwam, The Container, Tokyo
    2010 not from concentrate, Glasgow Sculpture Studios, Unit 13 Eastvale Place, Glasgow
  • Two Person Exhibitions
  • 2018

    Between the Conscious and Subconscious, Pierre-Yves Caer Gallery, Paris (with Joji Nakamura)
    2011 Which Wields, Project Room, Glasgow (with Amelia Bywater)

    abcdefghijklmnopqrtsuvwxyz, Glasgow International 2010, David Dale Gallery, Glasgow (with Theodoros Stamatogiannis)
  • Group Exhibitions
  • 2021

    Koganecho Bazzar 2021 - Making Side by Side -, Koganecho Area Management Center, Yokohama

    Koganecho Bazzar 2020 - Artists and Communitie -, Koganecho Area Management Center, Yokohama

    Koganecho Bazzar 2019 - New Menagerie -, Koganecho Area Management Center, Yokohama
    At the Well, Hachibankan, Koganecho Area Management Center, Yokohama
    OUT OF BOUNDS: An exhibition of Contemporary Art from Japan, bloc projects, Sheffield

    Mimic Mingle Tickling, Yaguchi Residence in Koganecho, Yokohama
    Liminal Structures, Art Studio Dungeon, Tokyo

    Bebop, XYZ Collective, Tokyo
    Tell me how to get there, The Container at Art Central Hong Kong 2016, Hong Kong
    2015 Finite Project Altered When Open, David Dale Gallery, Glasgow
    2013 Sankyoku-kan, Galaxy - Gingakei, Tokyo
    2012 Terribilis Tubus, Flux Factory, New York City

    Vault Art Glasgow, The Briggait, Glasgow
    Red Shed Project, BBC Scotland, Glasgow

    RAW in a restless point, MOIN Creative Space, Seoul
    Another Opening, Nomi's Kitchen, Glasgow

    Set It Up and Go, APS Artnews Projects + Twinspace, Berliin
    Degree Show, Tramway, Glasgow

    Salon 08, Vine Space, London
    Interim Show, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow
    One Night Squat, Glasgow

    Toss a Coin, Akebonosou, Gumma
    Touch, Chelsea Future Space, London
    5 Recent Graduates, Art Space Gallery, Lodnon

    Showcased at 99 Bishopsgate, Lodnon
    Degree Show, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London
  • Awards
  • 2011

    Creative Scotland, Artistic Development (Visual Art)
    Glasgow Visual Artists Grant Scheme

    Arts Trust Scotland
    Scottish Art Council, Creative and Professional Development Grant

    Glasgow Sculpture Studios MFA Graduate Fellowship supported by the Gordon Foundation and the Hope Scott Trust
  • Bibliography
  • 2019
    Causality and Synchronicity, exhibition catalogue

    The Multiple Lives of a Blank Book, Booksfromthefuture
    In dwam, by Shai Ohayon
    2011 The List magazine, Vault, issue 687

    Not from concentrate, essay by Talitha Kotze
    Atypical Structures, by Nicola Wright, Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art 2010, April 2010

    The Scotsman, Art review: Glasgow School of Art: MFA Degree Show by Grey Matter. 23 June 2009
    2007 TOUCH, exhibition catalogue