Personal Information

Born 1983 in Nagano, Japan.

Current Solo Exhibition

‘Nonsense, Intangible, Striking Situations’, Daikokuya, Nasushiobara JP, 1 – 31 July 2019

Solo Exhibitions

El Nadir, El MACO, Oaxaca MX, February – 15 April 2019
Body Object Thing Matter, Yutaka Kikutake, Tokyo JP, 24 February – 31 March 2018
Raw Material, Goods and Human Body, iCAN, Yogyakarta ID, July – August 2017
Il Quarto Stato, Kunsthalle Brixiae, Brescia IT, October – December 2015
Jali Wahlsten at Micawber Street, London UK, June 2014
Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo JP, March 2014


Currently on leave of absence from Fine Art Research (PhD), Royal College of Art, London UK
MA Fine Art (Distinction), Royal College of Art, London UK, 2013
RIBA/ARB Part I, AA School of Architecture, London UK, 2010

Residency and Research Fellowship

Artist in Resident, ASP, Yogyakarta ID, May 2017 – August 2017
Research Fellow, CCA Kitakyushu, Kitakyushu JP, October 2015 – March 2016
Artist in Resident, Fare, Milan IT, October – December 2015
Artist in Resident, Kunsthalle Brixiae, Brescia IT, May – September 2015
Visiting Artist, Foundation MACC, Calasetta IT, April 2013

Grants and Awards

Grant for for Oversea Study, Cultural Ministry JP, 2017/18
Fellow/Scholarship, CCA Kitakyushu JP, 2015/16
Grands for Overseas Study, Pola Art Foundation JP, 2014/15
Shortlisted for Art Egg Award and received Exhibition Grants, Shiseido Gallery JP, 2013

Public Collection

Comune di Passirano, Passirano IT

Selected Group Exhibitions

Narratives of exchange / exchange of narratives, Instituto Alumnos Mexico City, November 2018
Metamorphosis, 82 Bunka Foundation, Nagano, May 2017
CCA / Center of Contemporary Art Kitakyushu, Kitakyusyu, March 2016
5 Under 30, Daniel Blau, London, July 2013
Show RCA 2013, Dyson Building, Royal College of Art, London, June 2013
Sprinter Fair, Michael Hoppen Gallery, London, April 2013
RCA Secret, Dyson Building, Royal College of Art, London, March 2013
All I Want is Out of Here, October Gallery, London, September 2012
Work in Progress Show, Dyson Building, Royal College of Art, London, May 2012

Collaborative Group Exhibitions and Screenings

Shizengaku, Museum of Modern Art, Shiga, August 2012
Scape, Florence Dance Festival, Florence, May 2012
Footprints Across Fresh Show, Wimbledon Space Gallery, London, January 2011
Scape, Royal Geographical Society, London, September 2010
With Miraj Ahmed, Diploma School Tutor at AA School of Architecture;
John Drever, Professor of Acoustic Ecology and Head of Sound Practice Research;
Tony Thatcher, MA Choreography Programme Leader, LABAN.

Selected Publication

Waving Flags, Black Dog Publishing, London UK, 2013

Selected Interviews and Reviews

March 2014,, Tokyo. Interview by Taisuke Shimanuki
March 2014, Sankei News, Tokyo. Review by Ayako Kuroda

Lecture and Discussion

In Conversation with Enin Supriyanto, iCAN, Yogyakarta ID, July 2017
Dematerialising Labour with P(art)y Lab and Munif Rafi Zuhdi, KUNCI Cultural Studies Center, Yogyakarta ID, May 2017
Southampton University, Southampton UK, April 2013
Intermediate School, AA School of Architecture UK, London, October 2011

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