• CV

    Akashi's photos which capture the people she personally knew has the
    massive passion and tension that even hurt. Scare of meeting people in
    truth, but wanting to know them. The photos depict such struggle and
    excitement of the photographer.

     

     

    明石 瞳 hitomi akashi

     

    1980

    Born in Chiba,Japan.

     

    Education

    2000

    Graduation from the Department of Junior College,Wayo Women's University.

    2002

    Graduation from the Tokyo Visual Arts.

     

    Selected Awards

    2004

    Receives The 23th grand prix winner of the 3.3m² Exhibition.

    2005

    International Photography Awards,Honorable Mention.

    2008

    Shiogama Photograph festival,Photograph prize.

    2009

    Tokyo Wonder Seed, prize.

     

    Selected Solo Exhibitions
    2002

    "mirror of truth or falsehood" at photographers' gallery, Tokyo, Japan

    2004

    "Akai Genmei" at Visual Arts Gallery, Tokyo,Osaka, Japan
    2005

    "ephemeral light" at Guardian Garden, Tokyo, Japan

    2009

    "Shoot faster than love" at digmeoutART&DINER, Osaka, Japan

    2011

    "photo selection 2000~2010" at Visual Arts Gallery, Fukuoka, Japan

    2013

    "Nagaremonozukan" at ICOU gallery, Ishikawa, Japan

    2018

    "VAGABOND" at Atelier für Photographie, Berlin, Germany

    "Nagaremonozukan" at third district gallery, Tokyo, Japan

     

    Selected Group Exhibitions

    2002

    The 19th 3.3m² Exhibition, Guardian Garden, Tokyo, Japan

    2003

    The 21th 3.3m² Exhibition, Guardian Garden, Tokyo, Japan

    2004

    The 9st Young Portfolio Exhibition, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Yamanashi, Japan

    Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, China

    The 23th 3.3m² Exhibition, Guardian Garden, Tokyo, Japan

    2006

    The 11st Young Portfolio Exhibition, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Yamanashi, Japan

    18R, Haijima movie theater, Tokyo, Japan

    Portrait photo documentary by three young photographers, Emon Photo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

    2008

    『hitotsubo.jp』, Guardian Garden, Tokyo, Japan

    2009

    Wonder Seed 2009, Tokyo Wonder Site shibuya, Tokyo, Japan

    2010

    FUNKY802 digmeout EXHIBITION2010 , digmeoutART&DINER, Osaka, Japan

    GAW partⅦ in nishiwaki , Hyogo, Japan

    NEXT 20 YEARS, Guardian Garden, Tokyo, Japan

    2011

    NEXT-TWS10years!, Tokyo Wonder Site shibuya, Tokyo, Japan

    Viewing, stella, Miyagi, Japan
    2012

    Viewing+eihyo, gama rock fes, Miyagi, Japan

    2016

    PUNTO DE FUGA during paris photo 2016, Le monte-en-l'air, Paris, France

     

    Public Collection

    Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Yamanashi, Japan

     

    Publication

    "Akai Genmei" foto file press, Tokyo, Japan

     

     

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