Tokyo based Artist / Photographer, Film maker
1964 -Born in Tokyo, Japan.
1993 -Graduated from Tokyo College of Photography, Yokohama, Japan.
1997 -Received the New Photographer Prize, the Photographic Society of Japan Award.
1997 -Received the New Photographer Prize, the 13th Higashikawa International Photography Festival.
2000 -Received the 19th Ken Domon Prize.
2014 -Received the 39th Nobuo Ina Prize.
Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama, Japan
Museum of Modern Art, New York, the USA
Tokyo Photographic Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Higashikawa Cultural Gallery, Hokkaido, Japan
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan
Domon Ken Photography Museum, Yamagata, Japan
Benesse Corporation, Kagawa, Japan
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, the USA,
Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California, the USA
Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois, the USA
the amana collection, Tokyo, Japan
Tate Modern, London, UK
The New York Public Library, New York, the USA