Born 1983, in Hyogo, Japan. Live and work in Stockholm

Education
2008/2010 Konstfack Ädellab jewellery and corpus MA program in Sweden.
2003/2007 Tokyo Zokei University of Fine art BA program in sculpture in Japan.

Exhibitions

2017

“The Cutlery Show”, group exhibition, IBU Gallery, Paris, France.

”LOD in Florence  / Preziosa jewellery week”, group exhibition, Bottecelli Gallery, Florence, Italy.

2016

“Speglingar”, Konsthantverkarna, Stockholm, Sweden.

”Smycken på Kroppen / Photo Booth”, LOD metallformgivning, Stockholm, Sweden.

”MONO JAPAN”, Lloyd Hotel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2015

“Nordic Craft Pavilion 2015”, Revelations Grand Palais, Paris, France.
“Smaka på Silver”, Konsthall Märsta, Sigtuna, Sweden.
“The Fork”, group exhibition, LOD metallformgivning, Stockholm, Sweden.
“Sign of Spring”, Makiami solo exhibition, O-Jewel, Tokyo, Japan.

2014

“LOD 15 år”, group exhibition, Örnsköldsviks museum, Örnsköldsvik, Sweden.
“Thinking Through Eating”, solo exhibition/event, O-Jewel, Tokyo, Japan.

“LAGOMLAND”, curated by Karen Pontoppidan, group exhibition, Bavarian Craft Association, Munich, Germany.
“Talk through Spoons and Chopsticks”, group exhibition, Vogoze, Seoul, Korea.
“Creative Spiral Project”, group exhibition, Kuwasawa Design School, Tokyo, Japan.
“LOD 15 år”, group exhibition, LOD metallformgivning, Stockholm, Sweden.
Solo exhibition, Kaleido, Uppsala, Sweden.

2013

”Maki på LOD” Solo exhibition, LOD metallformgivning, Stockholm, Sweden.
“Steinbeisser Experimental Gastronomy 3”, Collaboration project with Steinbeisser, Lloyd Hotel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
“Steinbeisser Experimental Gastronomy 2”, Collaboration project with Steinbeisser, Lloyd Hotel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
“Silver Slakten”, group exhibition, Nutida Svenskt Silver, Stockholm, Sweden.

2012

“Ädel Metal”, group exhibition, Boom gallery, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong.
“Unika Skedar på Höstens Comtemporary”, group exhibition, Bukowskis, Stockholm, Sweden.
“Nya Medlemmar”, group exhibition, Nutida Svenskt Silver, Stockholm, Sweden.
“Experimental Gastronomy”, Collaboration project with Steinbeisser, Lloyd Hotel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
“Ta i Trä – Nutida Håller Låda”, group exhibition, Nutida Svenskt Silver, Stockholm, Sweden.
“Unionjap”, group exhibition, Design Festa Gallery Harajyuku, Tokyo, Japan.

2011

“Odenplan Station Exhibition” Solo exhibition, Stockholm, Sweden.

2010

“The Memory of Summer Holiday”, Azukimushi group exhibition, Flew gallery, Tokyo, Japan.
“In Corpo Rated”, group exhibition, Nutida Svenskt Silver, Stockholm, Sweden.
“BroochMania”, a project of Ädellab Konstfack, Galerie Rob Koudijs, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
“Spring Exhibition”, Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden.
“Talente 2010”, IHM, Munich, Germany.
“Formex, Fair for Design and Interior Design”, Stockholm, Sweden.

2009

“Under Study”, group exhibition, Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden.
“There is Nothing Left but Crying”, group exhibition, Show Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden.
”Squatting Corpus”, Karen Ponttoppidan Atelier, Munich, Germany.

2008

“Same Same but Better?”, Röhsska Museet, Göteborg, Sweden.

2007

“Joint Graduation Exhibition of Five Art Universities in Tokyo”, Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan.

Prizes and grants

2015

”International kultur utbyte”, Konstnärsönamden, Stockholm, Sweden.

2010

“Konstnäsnämnden Assistant scholarship”, Konstnäsnämnden, Stockholm, Sweden.

        ”IASPIS International culture exchange scolarship”, IASPIS, Stockholm, Sweden

”Konstfack graduation award”, Stockholm, Sweden.

”Estrid Ericsons stiftelse”, Stockholm, Sweden.

2008

”Tokyo Zokei Alumni, study abroad scholarship”, Tokyo Zokei University Alumni, Tokyo, Japan.

2007

”Zokei award to best sculpture in 2007”, Tokyo Zokei University, Tokyo, Japan.

        ”Best students of the year scholarship”, Tokyo Zokei University, Tokyo, Japan.

Publications

2015

”Game of whispers”, Kunsthåndverk vol 35 / issue 137 / no 3 / 2015, Bekkestua, Norway.

        ”I want it!”, Article, magazine ELLE a table, no 78 / 2015, Japan.

“Experimental Gastronomy”, Article, TAZ, Berlin, Germany.

2014

“Tajta koncept och nya bekantskaper” Uppsala nya tidning, Article, Kultur 16 Jan 2014, Sweden.

        “HALLÅ DÄR…” Uppsala tidningen, Article, AKTUELLT Nummer 2. 9-5 Jan 2014, Sweden.

2013

”Bestickande”, Article, Residence  nr8/2013, Sweden.

2012

“Unika skedar på höstens contemporary”, Article, Bukowskis REVUE  nr35/2012, Sweden.

“Kunst en goed eten”, Article, Dynamisch perspectief ur3/2012, the Netherlands.

2010

”Rapport från Konstfacks vårutställning 2010”, Article, Konsthantverk magazine, nr2/2010, Sweden.

        ”DN”, Article, 23rd May p12, Sweden.

”Talente 2010”, Catalogue, Talente 2010, IHM, Munich, Germany.

2009

“The Kobe shimbun, Jewelley exhibition”, Article, 30th July p27, Hyogo, Japan.

2008

“The Kobe shimbun, Sculpture exhibition” Article, 5th Aug p26, Hyogo, Japan.

Professional Experiences

2014

Opponent for Ädellab BA exam, Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden.