Work

Writing:

  • Article: ‘Ariphoto: The Ultimate Affirmation of Contemporary Life and its Changes’ in Zen Foto Blog (Zen Foto Gallery, 2016)
  • Essay: ‘1959’ in Akira Tanno: Circus of Showa, Japan 1956-1957 (Zen Foto Gallery, 2015)
  • Essays: ‘2 x 2: Concatnations, Overflow of Inner Images’ and ‘Mechanism, the Machine, Photography’ in Issei Suda – Kamagasaki Magic Lantern (Zen Foto Gallery, 2015)
  • Article: Interview with Issei Suda ‘Photoshooting in Kamagasaki’ (Shashasha, 2014)
  • Article: Interview with Hiroshi Sugimoto (Mitsukoshi MCard, October 2012)

Editing:

  • Issei Suda: Kamagasaki Magic Lantern 2000 / 2014 (Zen Foto Gallery, 2015) *co-editing with Designer Lin Yichen
  • Akira Tanno: Circus of Showa, Japan 1956-1957 (Zen Foto Gallery, 2015) *co-editing with Amanda Lo
  • Takashi Hamaguchi: Student Radicals, Japan 1968-1969 (Shashasha, 2014)

Translation (jp-en/en-jp):

  • Tamiko Nishimura: A Miko Dancer Konohanano Sakuya Hime (Zen Foto Gallery, 2016)
  • Helena Haimes, ‘Space In-Between’ in Dominic Myatt, No Kissing (MNK Press, 2016) *English to Japanese
  • Mo Yi 1983-39 (Zen Foto Gallery, 2016)
  • Washed Pattern, Guse Ars (concept text for the series of washed-pattern tiles, 2016)
  • Run & Learn: New Curatorial Constellations (Japan Foundation, 2015) *English to Japanese
  • Akira Tanno: Circus of Showa, Japan 1956-1957 (Zen Foto Gallery, 2015)
  • Issei Suda: Kamagasaki Magic Lantern 2000 / 2014 (Zen Foto Gallery, 2015)
  • Takashi Hamaguchi: Student Radicals, Japan 1968-1969 (Shashasha, 2014

Project:

  • Cosmic Street Feminism – with Louise Boer (2012-∞)
  • Director and Instructor, Childrens’ Art Studio Yakumo (2003-2011)

Experience:

  • Management Staff, Daikanyama Photo Fair (2014-2015)
  • Public Relations, Beppu Contemporary Art Festival 2015 ‘Mixed Bathing World’
  • Communication Officer, Art Fair Tokyo (2008-2011)

Education:

  • MA Aesthetics and Art Theory, Center for Research in Modern European Philosophy, Kingston University (2012-2013)
  • MA Contemporary Art Theory, Visual Culture Department, Goldsmiths, University of London (2011-2012)
  • BA Kukan Enshutsu (spatial practice) Design, Musashino Art University (1999-2003)