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Icho 3 ( maidenhair )
Takashi Tomo-oka
[Photograph]
Item Number:i_1002
"I want to show the beauty of flowering plants through the expression of what appears to be painted picture, but in reality are photographs. I try to bring out the natural allure of plants through minimalistic pictures consisting solely of the plants and the surrounding space."

- Takashi Tomo-oka




Tokyo Ippodo Gallery

3F Isei bldg. 1-8-17, Ginza, Tokyo 104-0061 Japan


A portion of his works will be exhibited at Ippodo New York.
All works including new works are available to view online .

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About the Artist
1971Born in Nagaokakyo City, Kyoto Prefecture, the son of a bamboo basket weaver and a dressmaker.
1994Graduated from the Faculty of Art of Kyoto Seika University.
1994-1997Studied under Jun Yamashita.
1996Won the 2nd Young Portfolio Award.
1998Studied under Hironori Konishi.
2005Became a member of the Tokyo design office, Rokunana & Co.
2009Solo exhibition in Omotesando Hills, Gallery Kowa.
2012Solo exhibition at Ippodo Gallery New York, USA.
2013Solo exhibition at Ippodo Gallery Tokyo, Japan.
Solo exhibition at the Pacific Asia Museum in Pasadena, California

Collection:

The Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego ( USA )
The Yale University Art Gallery, Department of Asian Art ( USA )
The Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, California ( USA )