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Akari Uragami

様々な生物や物が偶然居合わせ、それらが混ざり合った現実、またそこに生きる生き物としての人間をテーマに作品を制作しています。


In my art I explore the theme of humans as living beings which inhabit this mixed up reality where various organisms and things happen to be present and intermingle.


Born and Lived in Tokyo ~2015/2016~ Live in London
Textile Department of Industrial Design at Musashino Art University.
武蔵野美術大学 工芸工業デザイン学科 テキスタイル専攻 卒業
Past activities:
solo exhibitions:
2016: TRANSPOSE at Kian art gallery in Tokyo
2015: vapor at gallery RUEVENT in Tokyo
hunting at Omotesando DiEGO in Tokyo
2014: NIKUTAI NO UMI at gallery hasu no hana in Tokyo
2013: EPIDÉMICO at DOROTHY VACANCE in Tokyo


group exhibitions:
2015: NINGYOHIME(theater arts/寺山修司人魚姫)
DOROTHY VACANCE POP UP SHOP in Tokyo and Nagoya
HOSPITAL Art Fair at gallery hasu no hana in Tokyo
HAPPY CHAOS! at DOROTHY VACANCE in Tokyo
etc


Art Fair:
2015: Affordable Art Fair in Seoul, South Korea
HANDMADE KOREA FAIR 2015 in Seoul, South Korea
2014: SICF15 at Aoyama spiral in Tokyo


Featured:
2017: Eccy 3rd Album"NARRATIVE SOUND APPROACH" cover art work
2016: TOKYO WEEKENDER MAGAZINE "5 TOKYO CREATIVES TO WATCH"
2015: quint magazine in Amsterdam, Netherland


Awards:
2016: 1_WALLグランプリ グラフィック部門 一次入選
selected by 1_WALL graphic competition(Recruit Holdings)
2014: selected by SICF15
2012: 武蔵野美術大学卒業制作優秀賞
   Excellence Graduation Award, Musashino Art University
2011: 西脇産地テキスタイルコンペティション 入選 商品化
  selected by Nishiwaki(Hyogo) area textile competition


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