1966 Born in Tokyo, Japan
Based in Tokyo.
A member of the Japan Professional Photographers Society.

Chronology

1966 - Born in Tokyo, Japan
1988 - Graduated in Law, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan.
1988 - Worked in the Energy Industry.
2004 - Left employment for overseas travel.
2007 - Freelance photographer since 2007
2013 - Photolucida Critical mass TOP 50

Publications

2018 - Photography Book, Surveillance, published by ZEN FOTO GALLERY, CASE Publishing
2017 - Photography Book, THIRTEEN ORPHANS, published by ZEN FOTO GALLERY, CASE Publishing
2016 - Photography Book, TEN DISCIPLES 2016, published by ZEN FOTO GALLERY
2015 - Photography Book, TEN DISCIPLES 2015, published by ZEN FOTO GALLERY
2012 - Photography Book, THIRTEEN ORPHANS, published by ZEN FOTO GALLERY
2011 - ZHIJP. It is JAPAN 03, published by Liaoning Education Press
2011 - Photography Book, Bulgarian Rose, Private published
2007 ~ Perspective of the World, NEW ENERGY magazine

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017 - TEN DISCIPLES, gallery 176 (Osaka)
2016 - TEN DISCIPLES, ZEN FOTO GALLERY (Tokyo)
2014 - Dried-up Paris and Amsterdam, ALBA GALLERY (Beijing, China)
2013 - THIRTEEN ORPHANS, Colorado Photographic Arts Center (Colorado, USA)
2012 - Double-dealing, ALBA GALLERY (Beijing, China)
2012 - THIRTEEN ORPHANS, ZEN FOTO GALLERY (Tokyo, Japan)
2011 - THIRTEEN ORPHANS, ZEN FOTO GALLERY (Beijing, China)

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 - Athens Photo Festival “Pale Red Dot”(Athens)
2017 - IN PRINT, OUT OF PRINT, Nara Photographic Museum (Nara)
2017 - FOCUS Photography Festival 2017 (Mumbai)
2016 - Stories from the Camera, University of New MexicoMuseum(New Mexico)
2016 - Fotofever photo fair 2016 (Paris)
2015 - FOCUS Photography Festival 2015 (Mumbai)
2014 - How one thing leads to another, Houston Center for Photography (Texas, USA)
2014 - Critical Mass TOP 50 exhibition, Corden|Potts Gallery (San Francisco, USA)
2013 - Pure 2013, Gallery TANTO TEMPO (Kobe, Japan)
2012 - Japan Professional Photographers Society, Sirius, Fuji Photo Salon (Tokyo and Osaka,Japan)
2011 - Vingt–cinq, Gallery Le Deco (Tokyo, Japan)

Awards

2015 - Winner, EMERGING ASIAN PHOTOGRAPHY GRANT
2015 - Shortlisted, HARIBAN Award (Japan)
2014 - Winner, LensCulture Portrait Awards (USA)
2013 - Photolucida Critical Mass TOP 50 (USA)

Books from Tsutomu YAMAGATA