Kentaro Taki

[KoganechoAIR, Japan]

Man Camera, 2022
Photo by Sachiko Inoue

Born in Osaka, Japan in 1973. He works on installation and performance which utilize night projection on façade of architects and art objects with assemblage of e-wastes. Completed his Master of fine arts through the Department of Imaging Arts and Sciences at Musashino Art University, 1996. From 2002-2004, he was involved in the Overseas Study Program for Artists by the Cultural Agency of Japan, and then by the POLA Art Foundation Overseas Research Program Grant to spend time at the HFG Karlsruhe ZKM in Germany. He holds a Ph.D. in the field of Urban Innovation from the Yokohama National University, received in 2019. In 2022, he started the archiving project and curated the exhibition of Takahiko Iimura. He currently works in his studio in Koganecho, Yokohama.