Biography

Education

1985-88 BA, Chelsea School of Art, London
1988-90 MA, Royal College of Art, London

Selected Exhibitions

2016
"Sketches from the Poem Road (after Matsuo Basho's The Narrow Road to the Deep North)" - a collaborative exhibition with Chris Beckett at the Glass Tank Gallery, Oxford Brookes University

2015
"Sketches from the Poem Road (after Matsuo Basho's The Narrow Road to the Deep North)" - a collaborative exhibition with Chris Beckett at the Poetry Society in Covent Garden, London

2013
Palm Beach International Art Fair, showing with Christopher Walker Art

"Ethiopia Boy", by Chris Beckett, poetry book cover published by Carcanet/Oxford Poets

2012
Palm Beach International Art Fair, showing with Christopher Walker Art

2009
MIZU – KI – ISHI (Water, Wood and Stone), group show with Lisa Kirton and Kyoko Sugai
at The Gallery at Moss & Co, Hammersmith, London.

2005
One man show: “Islanders”, Ice House Gallery, Holland Park, London

Group show: “3 Japanese artists in London”, Embassy of Japan, Piccadilly, London

2004
“The Dog Who Thinks He’s A Fish”, Poetry Book Cover, pub Smith Doorstop Books

2002
“Acts of Renewal: Japanese Art Re-Interpreted”, Toshiba Gallery, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

“Letters from Elsewhere”: Beldam Gallery, Brunel University, Middlesex

2001
One man show: “The Spirit of Japanese Water”, Ice House Gallery, Holland Park, London

1999
One man show: Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation, Regents Park, London

1998
Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation, Touring Exhibition in Japan

Nagano Winter Olympics International Competition, Nagano City

1997
One man show, Chelsea Centre Theatre, London

1996
Heatherley School of Art 150th Anniversary Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London

1994
Summer Exhibition, Gallery 7, Hong Kong

1992
Art Miami 1992 International Exposition

1991
Art Miami 1991 International Exposition

International Contemporary Art Fair, Olympia, London

1990
International Contemporary Art Fair, Olympia, London

1988
“Arbeiten auf Papier”: Galerie Zur Alten Deutschen Schule, Thun, Switzerland
RCA students show, BBRK Art Directors Gallery, London
RCA Painting Exhibition, Henry Moore Gallery, London

1987
Landscape Painters, London Institute


Public Collections

Victoria & Albert Museum, London
Dillington House, Ilminster (Somerset County Council)
Royal College of Art, London