CV

2018
Visiting Associate Professor of Osaka University of the Arts_Photography

2016
Part-time lecturer of Kyoto University of Art and Design_Creative Writing

 

Education

2013
M.F.A. in Contemporary art of Photography, The Academy of Art, Architecture, and Design in Prague on scholarship of Czech Republic government

2011
M.F.A. in Intermedia Art, Tokyo National University of the Arts

2008
Photo Expression College, Osaka, Photography
Issei Suda Private Photo School, Photography

2002
B.A. in Clinical Psychology, Kyoto Bunkyo University

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018
“Shadow in the House” organized by Kyoto City University of Arts at KCUA, Archival Research Center [Kyoto, Japan]
“Shadow in the House” organized by Aichi Prefectural University of Fine Arts and Music at Art Lab Aichi [Nagoya, Japan]

2017
6th EMON AWARD Grand Prix EXHIBITION  “Portrait and Crowd” at EMON PHOTO GALLERY [Tokyo, Japan]
“Remembrance of Names” at BLOOM GALLERY [Osaka,Japan]

2016
“Memories and Records” at ELEKTROKARDIOGRAMM Gallery [Okayama, Japan]
“Code of Shadow” at LADS GALLERY [Osaka, Japan]
“Code of Shadow” at ozasahayashi_project, ART HOSTEL kumagusuku, KYOTOGRAPHIE KG+ [Kyoto, Japan]

2015
“Shadow in the House #01/#02” Nikon Salon [Tokyo/Osaka, Japan]
“Hidden Memories” MUNIKAT Gallery [Germany, Munich]

2014
“The Hidden Secret of Her” Gallery UNITÉ KYOTOGRAPHIE KG+ [Kyoto, Japan]

2013
MUNIKAT Gallery [Germany, Munich]
“Shadow in the House” Běhal Fejér Institute [Prague, Czech]
“Lost Name of Plant” at VSUP [Prague, Czech]

2012
“Shadow in the Mirror” Nikon Salon bis OSAKA [Osaka, Japan]

2011
“Shadow in the Mirror” Nikon Salon [Tokyo, Japan]

2007
BIG STONE Gallery [Osaka, Japan]

2006
Gallery R.Locus [Tokyo, Japan]

 

Group Exhibitions

2018
NEW JAPAN PHOTO 5 & JAPAN PHOTO AWARD2017 Exhibition [Dubai, UAE]

2017
“Red Brick Gallery Photography Exhibition” at HigashikawaInternational Photo Festival [Hokkaido, Japan]
“MEMORIES AND RECORDS” at ASHIYA SCHULE [Hyogo, Japan]
“EMON AWARD 6th” at EMON photo Gallery [Tokyo, Japan]
“Showroom Collection” at BLOOM GALLERY [Osaka, Japan]

2016
“ISSP FINAL Exhibition” [Kuldiga, Latvia]
“Memory and Information” at KNOWLEDGE SALON Creative Gallery [Osaka, Japan]
Contemporary Art Fair “Art Osaka” from Bloom Gallery [Osaka, Japan]
“Director’s choice # 01” at BLOOM GALLERY [Osaka, Japan]

2015
“Recollect, Gaze, Material in Common” Czech-Japanese Contemporary Art Exchange Exhibition at Zuiun-an, Czech Centre Tokyo [Kyoto/Tokyo, Japan]
Chelsea International Fine Art Competition at Agora Gallery [NY, US]
“Spectrum”at Bloom Gallery [Osaka, Japan]
Akira Otsubo×Hayato Nishimura Exhibition at M2 gallery [Tokyo, Japan]
TOKYO FRONTLINE PHOTO AWARD Exhibition at G/P + g3/ gallery [Tokyo, Japan]

2014
Hanarart “Memory Fragment— Chasing Recollection” at Former Kawamoto House [Nara, Japan]

2013
Staroměstská radnice v Praze , Prague city gallery at the Old Town Hall [Prague, Czech]
Nordart 2013 [Budeldorf, Germany]
ART SAFARI 25, Studio BUBEC [Prague, Czech]
Munikat Gallery [Munich, Germany]

2012
“Hidden River” DOX Centre for contemporary art [Prague, Czech]
“Cntrl +Save Me” Běhal Fejér Institute [Prague, Czech]
Artsemestr zima klauzura 2012 10.2. – 16.2.2012 VSUP [Prague, Czech]

2010
Master class graduate exhibition [Yokohama, Japan]
“WIP” at Museum of Tokyo National University of Art [Tokyo, Japan]
MIO PHOTO AWARD [Osaka, Japan]
FOIL Gallery [Tokyo, Japan]
“insighter” at Tokyo National University of Art [Tokyo, Japan]

2009
“No man’s Land” at French Embassy [Tokyo, Japan]
“Atlas” at Museum of Tokyo National University of Art [Tokyo, Japan]

2008
Seafront Gallery CASO [Osaka, Japan]

 

Award

2017
Japan Photo Award [selected by Reiko Tsubaki]
6th EMON Award Grand Prix [Tokyo, Japan]

2016
KYOTOGRAPHIE, KG+ public award (ozasahayashi_project_KYOTO ART HOSTEL kumagusuku) [Kyoto, Japan]

2015
Miki Jun Inspiration Award [Japan]
Chelsea International Fine Art Competition at Agora Gallery [NY, US]

2014
Special Examiner Prize [selected by Shigeo Goto] at TOKYO FRONTLINE PHOTO AWARD [Tokyo, Japan]

2010
Special Examiner Prize [selected by Yasumasa Morimura] at MIO PHOTO AWARD [Osaka, Japan]

 

Scholarship

2016
Scholarship of Higashikawa International Photo Festival [Taiyo Onorato workshop at ISSP, Latvia]

2011-2013
Scholarship of Czech Republic government

2009
Japan Student Services Organization

 

Grant

2018
Iwai Cosmo Securities ASK Support Fund, Arts support Kansai

2016
FUKUTAKE EDUCATION AND CULTURE FOUNDATION [ELEKTROKARDIOGRAMM Gallery exhibition]

2015
Nishieda Foundation [Czech-Japanese Contemporary Art Exchange Exhibition in Kyoto]
NOMURA Foundation [MUNIKAT Gallery exhibition]

 

Artist-in-residence

2017
Aichi Prefectural University of Fine Arts and Music

 

Publication

2018
“Shdow in the House” published by Kyoto City University of Arts, Archival Research Center

2017
IMA MAGAZINE – STEP OUT! “Shadow in the House”
Max Joseph Magazine, “Shadow in the House”, “Shadow in the Mirror”

2015
“Recollect, Gaze, Material in Common” – Czech-Japanese Contemporary Art Exchange Exhibition Catalog