1975 Born in Yatsushiro city, Kumamoto
2000 Graduated from the Tokyo Visual Arts College
2001 – 2006 Department of Photography Exhibited several times at the Photographers’Gallery
2009 Part-time teacher at Tokyo Visual Arts College Department of Photography


2021 “GRAF PHOTO BOOK 2 -Tokyo-” (GRAF Publishers)
“Nippon 2010-2020” Sokyusha
2020 “GRAF PHOTO BOOK 1 -Setouchi・Sun’in-” GRAF Publishers, Coterie Photo Magazine KYUSHU
2018 “Ichiro” GRAF Publishers, Coterie Photo Magazine KYUSHU
2017 “GRAF BOX” GRAF Publishers
2016 “ANOHARU 2011.3” self-published, with Koji Onaka
2016 “Nippon 2003-2013” Sokyusha
2012 From Januarr “GRAF” GRAF Publishers
2010 “Nippon 2001-2010” Sokyusha
2009 “Shashin no Techo collection” self-published
2006 “SM TABLOID BOX collection” self-published
2005 “Sekai collection” Photographers’Gallery
“In-between5 Luxembourg Nederland collection” EU-Japan Fest Japan Committee

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2012 Group Exhibition Photography Today 4: in their persistent endeavors to meet the world (The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo)

Has held and participated in many solo and group exhibitions in Japan and abroad


2011 Awarded 11th Photo City Sagamihara New Figure Encouragement Prize
2000 Awarded 20th New Cosmos of Photography Honorable Mention


2012 sagamihara city

Books from Shuhei MOTOYAMA