Work Experience
July 2011 - Present
Freelance Photographer, New York & Los Angeles, USA

April 2014 - March 2015
Studio Manager, Kenji Toma Photography, New York, USA

July 2011 - June 2014
Teaching Assistant, International Center of Photography, New York, USA

April 1999 - August 2009
TV Commercial Director, Dentsu Tec Inc., Tokyo, Japan

September 2010 - June 2011
Certificate, International Center of Photography, New York, USA

April 1995 - March 1999
Bachelor of Arts in Policy Management, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan

September 2013
Group Exhibition, I'll Be Your Mirror (The Alumni Show 2013), International Center of Photography, New York, USA

June 2012
Group Exhibition, The Perfect Storm, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, USA

February 2012
Artist of the Day (February 10th), Camera Club Los Angeles' Online Curatorial Project, Los Angeles, USA

January 2012
Salon Show, Greenpoint Gallery, New York, USA

October 2011
Narrative: The Photographic Image, Black Box Gallery, Portland, USA

June 2011
Capture and Release: 2010-2011 Full-Time Student Exhibition, International Center of Photography, New York, USA

Photo/Art Competitions
February 2015
Grand Prize, 2015 PDN World In Focus - Travel Photography Contest, USA

February 2012
Finalist, Year In Review 2011, USA

November 2011
Finalist, Art Takes Miami 2011, USA

September 2014 & July 2015
LiVES Vol.77 & 82, Daiichi Progress, Japan

April 2013 - May 2014
Design Trend Archive Vol.0-4, PIE International + PIE BOOKS, Japan

September 2013
Saknad by Karin Alvtegen, book cover, Brombergs, Sweden

August 2012
Four by Bloc Party, standard/deluxe CD booklets and vinyl sleeve, Frenchkiss Records

July 2012
This Time We're Pulling Together, Not Apart, Bloc Party interview, NME (28 July 2012), UK

July 2012
Shop Image Graphics in New York, PIE International + PIE BOOKS, Japan

July 2012
Group Portrait of Emptiness, The New York Times, July 6th

October 2011
High Line: The Inside Story of New York City's Park in the Sky
Written by Friends of the High Line Co-Founders Joshua David and Robert Hammond
Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux

June 2011
Shift Vol.6
Published by International Center of Photography

March 2011
International Center of Photography's Director Fellowship