ARAMASA Taku Profile

ARAMASA Taku

 

BIOGRAPHY -Japanese-

BORN

1936 Tokyo, Japan

 

EDUCATION

1960 Musashino Art College, Tokyo, Japan

 

EXHIBITIONS

2014 “ARAMASA Taku 2014 -HRIZON-” One Men Show,  Annely Juda Fine Art, London
2012 “ARAMASA Taku 2012 -HRIZON-” One Men Show, Tokyo Publishing House,Tokyo
2011 “ARAMASA Taku Photographs 2011”(Na2 Platina print) One Men Show, OUT of PLACE , Nara
2009 「frame & vision」 -blessing in forest-「frame & vision」 -blessing in forest- TokyoGallery+BTAPARAMASA Taku Solo Exhibition Tokyo Gallery+BTAP
2008 "ARAMASA Taku Photographs-America/promised Land,"
"ARAMASA Taku Photographs-America/promised Land"
(Platina print) Gallery OUT of PLACE , Nara Japan

(Platina print) Gallery OUT of PLACE , Nara
"ARAMASA SAKURA," NIKON Salon -One Men Show-, Tokyo & Osaka
2006 "ARAMASA Taku Photographs-Apocalypse,"
"Aramasa Taku Photographs — Apocalypse,"
Museum of Musashino Art University, Tokyo (2006)
Museum of Musashino Art Unversity,Tokyo
2005 "ARAMASA Taku-SAKURA," Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco California
2003 "Only Skin Deep-Changing vision of the american self,”International Center of Photography, New York
2001 "ARAMASA Taku Photographs:Portraits of Japanese Immigrants, "polaroid Gallery, Tokyo
2000 "ARAMASA Taku Photographs-America / Promised Land, ”Misumura Art Plaza, Tokyo
"11+1 Photographs, ”Musashino Art Unversity, Department of Imaging Arts 10th Anniversity, Mitsumura Art Plaza, Tokyo
1997 "Silent Land-Prison Camps in Siberia, ”Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo
1996 "Manchuria/Siberia, ”Kawasaki City Museum, Kawasaki, Japan
1995 "Silent Land-Prison Camps in Siberia,”Sinjuku Park Tower Gallery 1, Tokyo
1994 "Taku Aramasa Photographs: Portraits of Native America, ”Yuraku-cho Art Forum,
Tokyo / Hakata / Nara & Takaoka, Japan
1992 "Who Am I? - War Orphans Left in China, ” Hiroshima & Fukuoka, Japan
1991 "Who Am I? - War Orphans Left in China, ”Tokyo Metropolitan Art Gallery, Tokyo
1990 "Family, Commemorative Exhibition of ‘Who Am I', ”Nikon Salon, Tokyo & Osaka
1988 " Taku Aramasa Photographs-The 80th Anniversary of Japanese Immigration to Brazil,"
Sao Paulo Museum, San Paulo
1987 "A Portrait of Japanese Immigrants to South America, ”Hiroshima & Osaka, Japan
1986 "A Portrait of Japanese Immigrants to South America, ”Yurakucho Marion, Tokyo

 

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

2014 “ARAMASA Taku 2014” HORIZON Catalogue© -Annely Juda Fine Art- London
2010 ARAMASA Taku Photogaphs-ARAMASA SAKURA -in black box / in black room- at one’s 1/1
2007 e-bookARAMASA Taku Photogaphs - Apocalypse, e-book Humandream
2007 e-book ARAMASA Taku's PORTFOLIO, (1960-2006) e-book Humandream
2006 ARAMASA Taku Photographs-Apocalypse
ARAMASA Taku Photographs-Apocalypse (2006)
, Museum Musashino Art University
2000 America / Promised Land
America / Promised Land (2000)
, Misuzu Shobo
1995 The Silent Land: Prison Camps in Siberia
The Silent Land: Prison Camps in Siberia (1995)
, Chikuma Shobo
1993 Portrait of Native America
Portrait of Native America (1993)
, Kodansha
1990 Who Am I ? War Orphans Left in China
Who Am I ? War Orphans Left in China (1990)
, Who Am I ? Publishing Committee
1985 A Portrait of Japanese Immigrants to South America
A Portrait of Japanese Immigrants to South America (1985)
, Asahi Shinbunsha
1980 To My Angels
To My Angels (1980)
, Zenkoku Shuppan

 

 

 

AWARDS

1996 the 46th Artist of the Year Award, Japan Photography Association

1994 the 10th Higashikawa Award

1986 the 5th domon ken Award

1985 Grand Prize (Public Poster) at the 1st International Triennale Toyama

1978 the 28th New Artist of the Year Award, Japan Photography Association

 

COLLECTIONS

Center for Creative Photography, Arizona State University, Arizona

Domon - Ken Memorial Hall, Sakata, Japan

Higashikawa Museum, Higashikawa-cho, Hokkaido, Japan

San Paulo Museum, San Paulo, Brazil

History Museum of Japanese Immigrants, San Paulo, Brazil

International Center of Photography, New York, New York

Osaka Human Rights History Museum, Osaka, Japan

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

History Museum of japanese Immigrants, san Jose, California

Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan

Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, California

Museum of Musashino Art University, (ARAMASA Taku Collections of Photography) Tokyo,Japan