LWCircus Guest Artist
Kazuhiro Ishiyama |Artist.
He lives and works in Yamagata, Japan. He graduated at the Tokyo University of the Arts, (formerly, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music), where He received M.F.A. of Inter Media Art course in 2008, Japan. In 2009 He Joined Niigata Water and Land Art Festival 2009 Niigata, Japan, selected by Fram KITAGAWA.
Also “No man’ s land” Ambassade de France au Japan, Tokyo, Japan in 2009-2010, directed by the Franch embassy. After Joined Tokyo Midtown Award 2010, Tokyo Midtown, Tokyo, Japan in 2010, He received a grant Shou Foundation (private) from Okayama Japan. With the grant traveled around Asia to study the source of own my culture, especially Animism, Shinto-ism and Buddhism for a year, 2013. Back to Japan and Founded a studio and an art production corporation, in Yamagata in 2014.
Awards and Grants are Second place for Graduated Exhibition Tokyo University of the Arts 2008, Tokyo Midtown Award 2010, Shou foundation 2011, International Photography award 2012,PX3, etc. In 2016, joined ARCHITECTURE BIENNALE 2016 at Japanese Pavilion in Venice, Italy, cooperation with SHINGO MASUDA and OTUBO KATSUHISA.