Art fair : Paris Photo 2022



Polka Galerie will exhibit some of my prints from the series “blue affair“ and the prints from Okinawa that I have never shown at GRAND PALAIS EPHEMERE during Paris Photo 2022, International fair of photography.

Please come visit if you are in town.


Period: November 10 - 13, 2022
Venue: Grand Palais Ephémère Champ-de-Mars
Stand: Polka Galerie
Address: Place Joffre, 75007, Paris, France


Magazine cover : Newsweek Japan


Another cover pictures and feature for Newsweek Japan, this time, on Okinawa.

This year, Okinawa marks 50 years since reversion from U.S. rule.

LINK to the website of Newsweek Japan

Exhibition : blue affair is on display at World Press Photo exhibitions


My experimental/documentary work “blue affair“ is on display as a part of World Press Photo exhibitions. The exhibition will be touring more than 45 countries around the world. Please visit one of the show near your home.

For the exhibition schedule, preset visit World Press Photo website.

Interview : World Press Photo Show & Tell

A short interview on my World Press Photo winning work at Die Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam, a flagship exhibition venue.

Screening : blue affair screening at Kyotographie


There will be a special screening event of blue affair at 15:00 on April 23rd, 2022 at QUESTION in Kyoto.

Please join if you are in town.

here is the link to the event.