Personal History

1985:Graduated from the University of Tokyo with a degree in literature

1998:Won a prize in 7th "New Cosmos of Photography"

2000:Exhibition "LOVE & POWER Borderless World" in Tokyo, Hiroshima and Sendai

2002-2006:Photos and essays appeared serially in the magazine of NHK Publishing, Inc.

2005:Solo Exhibition "From the Terminal: Guangzhou Railway Station, 1997" in Tokyo (sponsored by FUJIFILM Imaging)

2011:Solo Exhibition "TOKYO-SHANGHAI Between Heaven and Earth" in Shanghai (sponsored by Canon China)

2013:Exhibition "RESONANCE Lodz-Tokyo" with Piotr Debinski in Lodz, Poland
          (sponsored by Polish Television Lodz, Radio Lodz and Lodz Daily)

2013:Projection Program "Artist as Curator – Spectacle in Photography" at Belfast Photo Festival

2013-2014:Exhibition "LITTLE BIG WEB" organized by André Fromont in Thuin, Belgium

2014:My booklet "Invisible Machinery" was published by the Velvet Cell in UK.

2014:Joined the theatre piece "Pulvérisés" at Théâtre National de Strasbourg, France

2014-2015:Exhibition "Pour le plaisir" in Thuin, Belgium

2015:Exhibition "Bozar de l'Abattoir 2015" in Bergen, the Netherlands and in Sambreville, Belgium

2015-2016:Exhibition "Autoportret" in Lodz, Poland.

2016:Exhibition "Double Attractions" with André Fromont in Charleroi, Belgium

2016:Festival "Unseen Photo Fair" in Amsterdam

2017:My books "Invisible Machinery" and "Invisible Boundaries" were published as part of the library "Le Pont Rouge" by iki Editions.

2018:Exhibition "Le Pont Rouge, exposition collective" in Tokyo

2018:Exhibition "Ni'homme" in Antwerp, Belgium

2018:Exhibition Dezember - Verkaufsausstellung in Berlin

2019:Festival "Photo Basel" in Basel

2019:Exhibition "Tokyo Meets Berlin - A Tale of Two Cities" in Berlin

2019:Exhibition "Denkbeelden. Picturing dilemmas of technological change" in Eindhoven University of Technology

My work also appears in the following gallery, magazines, etc. :

IBASHO gallery in Antwerp

The Eye of Photography/L'Œil de la Photographie

知日(it is JAPAN) issue 50

Another Something

GRAM #4 -327 grams of VOID-

Arte Fotográfica #90

Arte Fotográfica #82

Brennpunkt vol.4, 2019

A novel "Sky-colored Small Bird" by Kozue Ohsaki(cover photo)

The Image Journey

Refractions Magazine issue 3

Refractions Magazine issue 4

Aubade Magazine Issue 8

"From the drifting islands" in ACMV

You can also find me on FacebookFacebook Page, Flickr and IBASHO gallery in Antwerp

All images © Toru Ukai, 2020

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