Biography

Born in Gunma, Japan, 21 June 1947
B.E. in Photographic Engineering from Chiba Univ., Japan
Principal fields of interest: Algorithmic Art, Stochastic process.

Movie/Photo Activities (1972-1983)

Assisted film directors, Nagisa Oshima, Hiromichi Horikawa and others, in their works of feature films and documentary films.
Directed short reel documentary films.
Photographer for promotion images of jewelry, etc.

Awards

1st place of 2D Graphics, Pixxelpoint 2000, Nova Gorica, Slovenia
1st place of Professional Fine Art, Eurographics '94, Oslo, Norway
Honorary Mention of Graphics, Prix Ars Electronica '92, Linz, Austria
Distinction of Graphics, Prix Ars Electronica '91, Linz, Austria
1st place of Art Slide, Eurographics '91, Vienna, Austria
Honorary Mention of Graphics, Prix Ars Electronica '90, Linz, Austria

Exhibitions (selected)

2009
Astropeiler, Bad Münstereifel, Germany
Städtische Galerie "sohle 1" Bergkamen-Oberaden
2008
Innovationszentrum Wiesenbusch Gladbeck, Germany
2007
Conceptions Generated with Georg Mühleck, Manfred Mohr and Daniel Jackson: Projex-Mtl Galerie, Montréal, Canada
2006-07
Mutualité: Kurd Alsleben und Antje Eske: Kunsthalle Bremen, Germany
2006
Computerkunst 2006 : Gladbeck, Germany
CAEX2006 : Tama Art Univsity Museum, Tokyo
2004
Computerkunst: Gladbeck, Germany
2005
AniGma , Novosibirsk, Russia
Animation. Digital Move 4, SONY Center Berlin, Germany
2004
Pixxelpoint: City Gallery, Nova Gorica, Slovenia
2003
aniGma, Novosibirsk, Russia
2003-04
ArCade IV, EICH gallery, Hull, UK, etc.
2002-03
Computerkunst 2002, Gladbeck Museum etc., Germany
ArCade III - Russia, Novosibirsk, etc., Russia
2002
DAM, Oxford, UK
2001-02
ArCade III, Glasgow School of Art, etc., UK
2000
GA2000 exhibition, Polytecnico di Milano, Italy
Pixxelpoint 2000, City gallery of Nova Gorica, Slovenia
WRO2000@Kultura, Wroclaw University, Wroclaw, Poland
1999
Joyeux Noël '99, gallery Chika, Tokyo, Japan
KINO-VISION, Kyoto Seika Univ., Kyoto, Japan
Digital Art 1999, Columbus State University, Georgia, USA
1998-99
Computerkunst 98, Gladbeck Museum etc., Germany
1998
Email_Art 5, Bratislava, Slovakia
Virtual Recombinants, Avenue Cybertheatre, Brussels, Belgium
1997
ISEA97 exhibition, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA
WRO97 exhibition, BWA Awangarda, Wroclaw, Poland
Email_Art_1_2_3, Museum of Art, Zilina, Slovakia
1997-98
ArCade II, Brighton Univ. etc., UK
1996
E-mail Art 3, Bratislava, Slovakia
1995
Computer Graphics exhibition, Rotterdam, Holland
Zero 1, Noosa Gallery, Queensland, Australia
1995-97
ArCade, Brighton Univ. etc., UK
1994
Solo, Legend at Le Mont des Art gallery, Brussels
ISEA94 exhibition, National Contemporary Museum, Finland
Computer Graphics in Fine Art, Bratislava castle, Slovakia
1994-95
Computerkunst 94, Gladbeck Museum etc., Germany
1993
New York Digital Salon, NY Art Director's Club, New York, USA
FISEA93 exhibition, MCAD Gallery, Minneapolis, USA
Algorithmic Art Show, Xerox Gallery, Palo Alto, USA
1992
d'Art Infographique, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
SICAF 92 art show, Seoul, Korea
TISEA92 art exhibition, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, Australia
The Grand Exhibition 92, Art54 Gallery, New York, USA
Prix Ars Electronica 92 exhibition, ORF Studio, Linz, Austria
1992-94
Computerkunst 92, Gladbeck Museum etc., Germany
1991-92
SIGGRAPH 91 Art show, Computer Museum, Boston, USA
1991
Prix Ars Electronica 91 exhibition, ORF Studio, Linz, Austria
SIGGRAPH 91 Art & Design Show, Las Vegas, USA
1990
SISEA Exhibition, Groningen, Holland
Prix Ars Electronica 90 exhibition, ORF Studio, Linz, Austria