1947 Né à Kobe Kobe, Japon
1969 Obtient un B.A arts, Univseristé de Kobe
Vit et travaille à Minoh, Japon and Dusseldorf, Allemagne

Selected Solo Exhibitions (Museum and Art Center)
2016 Invisible Force and Seeing, Jacobihaus, Düsseldorf, Germany
2014 Frieze Masters Spotlight, Regent's Park, England, UK
2006 The Garden of Time, (Otani Memorial Art Museum, Nishinomiya City)
2005 Axis  Latitude  Longitude,(Kunstlerverein Marlkasen, Dusseldorf, Germany)
2003-04 Inclination of the Earth's Axis,(Aomori Contemporary Art Center, Aomori)
2003 eyes under physical consideration, photographs, video and films, 1972-2003,(Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art, Fukuoka)
1997 Behind the Perception,(Otani Memorial Art Museum, Nishinomiya City)
1994 It's possible-Skulpturen und Zeichnungen, (Stadtmuseum Siegburg)
1992 Ursula Blickle-Stiftung, (Kraichtal)
1991 (Dortmunder Kunstverein, Dortmund)
1991 Breakaway Time/Space, (Seibu Art Forum, Tokyo)
1984 Structures-Cloth/branch, (Centrum Beeldende Kunst Rotterdam)
1981 Installation and Photo, (Osaka Prefectural Contemporary Art Center)
1980-81 Installation Axis-Latitude-Longitude, (P.S.1, New York)
1980 I.C.C. (International Cultureel Centrum, Antwerpen, Belgium)
1980 (Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munchen / Kunstform, Munchen)
1979 Skulptur, Foto,(Heidelberger Kunstverein)
1977 Plastik und Foto, ( Stadtisches Museum Wiesbaden)
1977 Ausschnitte 1, (Stadtische Kunsthalle Dusseldorf, Germany)
1976-77 Skulptur-Foto-Video-Film,(Moderna Museet Stockholm, Sweden)

Selected Solo Exhibition (Gallery)

2019 Invisible Force (Simon Lee Gallery, New York, USA)
2018 Invisible Force (galerie Loehri, Monchengladbach, Germany)
2017 Invisible Force (Nomart gallery, Osaka, Japan)
2016 Invisible Force (Simon Lee Gallery, London, UK)
2016 Seeing/measuring/...( Galerie Baudoin Lebon, Paris, France)
2015 Invisible Force (Yumiko Chiba Associates viewing room shinjuku, Tokyo)
2015 Invisible Force (Galerie 16, Kyoto)
2015 (ARARIO GALLERY Cheonon, Korea)
2014 Invisible axis, distance and angle (Gallery Normart, Osaka)
2013 Cutting Axis Latitude Longitude (Yumiko Chiba Associates viewing room shinjuku, Tokyo)
2012,09 (Gallery Nomart, Osaka)
2012,09,07,05,02, 1999 (Nomart Project Space, Osaka)
2012, 1995,84,79,75,74,73,71,70,69 (Galerie 16, Kyoto)
2011-12 (Galerie Baudoin Lebon (with Vladimir Skoda), Paris
2011 (Keumsan Gallery, Seoul, Korea)
2011 (Yumiko Chiba Associates viewingroom shinjuku, Tokyo)
2011 To the 1970s Turning point of Photography & Art (Yumiko Chiba Associates viewing room shinjuku, Tokyo)
2010 (Gallery Yamaki fine art, Kobe)
2010,08,07,06,05,04,01,00, 1990,88,74 (Shinanobashi Gallery, Osaka)
2009 (Le Cafe Francais Art Gallery, Brussels)
2008,04,01, 1992,91,86,83,81 (Galerie Baudoin Lebon, Paris)
2003, 1997,93,91,90 (Wassermann Galerie, Munchen, Germany)
2003, 1997,87,84 (INAX Gallery, Tokyo)
2000, 1999 (KCAL-Kansai Contemporary Art Laboratory, Amagasaki)
1999,97,94,92 (Gallery Kuranuki, Osaka)
1996 (Hillside Gallery, Tokyo)
1993,89 (Gallery Kasahara, Osaka)
1993,89,85,81 (Galerie Lohrl, Monchengladbach, Germany)
1989 (Galerie Kiki Maier-Hahn, Dusseldorf)

[Selected Recent Group Exhibition]

2018 Awakenings: Art in society in Asia 1960s-1990s, the Naional Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo Japan
2016 Performing for the Camera Tate Modern, London, UK
2015 For a New World to Come: Experiments in Japanese Art and Photography, 1968- 1979, (The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston)
2014 40th Anniversary Exhibition Part 2 Turning point of Japanese Art after World War II, (The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma, Gunma)
2014 (Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto)
2014 (Kurashiki City Art Museum, Okayama)
2014 (Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art, Fukuoka)
2014 Favorite Books Gallery Nomart (Osaka)
2014 artevida: corpo [body] -(Casa Franca Brasil, Rio de Janeiro)
2014 4 x 4 (Stephen Friedman Gallery, London)
2014 Sculptures en l'ile d'Andresy (Chateau Andresy, France)
2014 Image And Matter In Japanese Photography From The 1970s, Curated By Yumiko Chiba (Marianne Boesky Gallery, NY)
2013 Collection 3 (Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art, Fukuoka)
2013 Collection 2 Postwar Sculptures: Focus on Materials (The National Museum Osaka, Osaka)
2013 (Ohara Contemporary, Ohara Museum, Kurashiki)
2012 Musee Reattu, Acte V (Musse Reattu, Arles)
2012 Artisic Interaction: Avant-garde Kansai (Otani Memorial Art Museum, Nishinomiya-City)
2012 Zauber spiegel (Kunsthalle Bremem, Bremem)
2012 The link Between Words and Art: Am Homage to Nakahara Yusuke (Gallery Yamaki Fine Art, Kobe)
2011 To the 1970s Turning point of Photography & Art (Yumiko Chiba Associates viewing room shinjuku, Tokyo)
2011 The men challenge to Iron(Museum of Art BB Plaza, Kobe)
2010 Ohara Best (Ohara Museum, Kurashiki)
2010 Seeing-Photography in 1970s by six artists (Fuji Xerox Art Space, Yokohama)
2010 Collection 2 (The National Museum Osaka, Osaka)
2009 Waiting for Video works from the 1960s to today(The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo)
2009 Kobe Biennale 2009 (Kobe)
2009 Bit.fall-Wasserfalle (Dotonbori, Osaka)
2008 Art of Photography Photography as Art (Osaka Municipal Museum of Modern Art, Osaka)
2008 Ab in den Suden.Meierhof project (Dusseldorf, Germany)
2007 Radical Communicatin: Japanese Video Art 1968-1988 (The getty Research Institute, Los Angeles)
2007 Japanese Contemporary Art Festival (Heyri Art Vallery, Korea)
2007 Beauty of Heavenly Bodies and Universe (The Museum of Modern Art Shiga, Shiga)
2007 24 hours 7 days a week (Artversum, Dusseldorf)
2006 Gold Rush, Takuma+1+1 (Keumsan Gallery, Heyri Art Vallery, Paju City, Korea)
2006 Public Art in Japan(Museum of Contemporary art, Sapporo/ Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo)
2005 Pocheon International Sculpture Symposium (Pocheon City, Korea)
2004 Kraftfeld 3.Kulturforum Schlossmeierhof, Dusseldorf
2004 Leben mit Kunst, Sammlung Maximillian und Agathe Weishaup
2004 Museum fur Konkrete Kunst, Ingolstadt
2004 20 Jahre Dortmunder Kunstverein, Dortmunder Kunstverein
2003 Les materiaux de la sculpture(Hotel du Departement, Marseille)
2000 Helsinki 2000 Art Gardens (Toolonlahti Bay, Helsinki)
2000 Echigotsumari Art Triennial 2000 (Echigotsumari, Niigata)
2000 Times are Changing, Auf dem Wege! Aus dem 20. (ahrhundert, Kunsthalle Bremen)
2000 (Kirishima Open Air Museum, Kirishima, Kagoshima)
1999 Nakahara Teijiro Prize Exhibition
1999 (Asahigawa Sculpture Museum, Asahigawa)
1997 GRAVITY Axis of Contemporary Art (The National Museum of Art, Osaka)
1996 A Presentiment of the 21st Century An Exhibition of 50 Contemporary Japanese Artists (Navio Museum, Osaka)
1995 Japanese Culture: The Fifty Postwar Years (Meguro Museum of Art, Tokyo/ Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art/ Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Kobe/ Fukuoka Prefectural Museum)
1994 Art in Kansai 1950's-70's, (Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Kobe)
1993 The 15th Exhibition of Contemporary Japanese Sculpture,(Ube Outdoor Sculpture Museum (95, 97))
1993 3rd Kitakyushu Biennale (Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art)
1991 Movement of Contemporary Art-Sculpture, (Museum of Modern Art Toyama)
1990 Von der Natur in der Kunst, (Wiener Festwochen, Messepalast Wien)
1990 Arte Lago 90, (Lago di Monate, Verese, Italy)
1990 The Biennale of Kobe at the Suma Detached Palace Garden Kobe, the 12th Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition (Suma Detached Palace Garden, Kobe)
1989 Setoda Biennale (Setoda-Cho, Hiroshima)
1988 XLIII Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte la Biennale di Venezia (Giardini di Castello, Venezia)
1987 Fabric in Space-form of fabric, thread (Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo)
1985-86 Sculptures (Fondation Cartier pour L'Art Contemporain, Jouy-en-Josas, France)