Takashi Yasumura (Japanese, born )

Timeline

1972
Born in Shiga, Japan
1995
BFA in Photography, Nihon University College of Art, Tokyo, Japan
1999
Grand Prize, Canon’s 8th Annual New Cosmos of Photography

Exhibitions

2009
Artist Meets Kurashiki Vol. 4: Kurashiki Photographs, Ohara Museum of Art, Kurashiki, Japan
2008
Things in a Place, Misako & Rosen, Tokyo, Japan
2008
Japanische Fotografie: Takashi Yasumura und Osamu Kanemura, Abbt Projects, Zurich, Switzerland
2007
Domestic Scandals, Takashi Yasumura, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2006
Nature Tracing, PHotoEspaña 2006, Real Jardín Botánico, Madrid, Spain (solo)
2005
Takashi Yasumura Photo Exhibition, Parco Museum, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
2005
GUNDAM: Generating Futures, Suntory Museum, Osaka, Japan
2004
Roppongi Crossing: New Visions in Contemporary Japanese Art 2004, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
2004
Commonscapes: Photography Today, Views of the Everyday, The Miyagi Museum of Art, Sendai, Japan
2004
Pingyao International Photography Show, Pingyao, China
2003
Japan, Contemporary Ceramics and Photography: Tradition and Presence, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany
2002
Futuring Power: Canon’s ‘New Cosmos of Photograph’ Exhibition: 10th Anniversary Commemoration, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan
2000
Nature Tracing, Moda Polittica, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
1999
The 8th New Cosmos of Photography, P-3 ART and Environment Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
1998
A Suspicious Day, Guardian Garden, Tokyo, Japan (solo)

Literature

2006
Gierstberg, Frits. “Takashi Yasumura: Nature Tracing.” Naturaleza: PHotoEspaña 2006 Madrid: La Fabrica Editorial, 2006.
2005
Yasumura, Takashi. Domestic Scandals Tokyo: Osiris Co., Ltd., 2005. With texts: “The Calm Surfaces of Scandal,” by Martin Jaeggi; “Friendship with the World of Things,” by Akihito Yasumi; and “Family Home, or the Stage of Representation,” by Shino Kuraishi.
2004
Azumaya, Takashi. “Takashi Yasumura: Nature Tracing.” Roppongi Crossing: New Visions in Contemporary Japanese Art 2004 Tokyo: Mori Art Museum, 2004.
2004
Wada, Koichi. “Photography Today, Views of Everyday.” Commonscapes: Photography Today, Views of the Everyday Sendai, Japan: Miyagi Museum of Art, 2004.
2003
Gierstberg, Frits. “From Japanese Photography to Photography in Japan: A View on the Contemporary Scene.” Japan, Contemporary Ceramics and Photography: Tradition and Presence Hamburg: Deichtorhallen, 2003.
2002
Kuraishi, Shino. “Takashi Yasumura.” Blink: 100 Photographers, 10 Curators, 10 Writers London: Phaidon Press, 2002.