Grants & Awards

2013  MMM first prize

2005  Musashino Art University, Lavoratry prize

Selected Exhibitions

016 Hamburg Private Residency, Hamburg, Germany

016 Aichi Toriennale 2016 ”Rainbow Caravan”,  Okazaki, Japan

2015 "Mortal" as Continuous Temporality Vol2 at COEXIT-Tokyo Gallery with Yosuke Bandai and Mari Katayama, Tokyo, Japan

2015 "Color (Non-allegiance) Silhouette" at Soh Gallery with Manami Seki and Takahiro Kamimura, Tokyo, Japan

2014 "Accumulation 1", Solo exhibition at Soh Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2014 "MMM: Minato-Media-Art Museum" at MMM, Hitachinaka, Ibaragki, Japan

2014 "Continuous Temporality" Duo exhibition with Takaaki Akaishi at COEXIST-Tokyo gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2014 "Dynamics of expression" Group exhibition at Harmas Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2013  “Taipei Art Fair”, Taipei, Taiwan

2013“additional fugitive” Solo exhibition at Harmas Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2013“The Dry Land” Solo exhibition at gFAL, Tokyo, Japan

2012“Galley x Hikarie” Group exhibition at Shibuya Hikarie 8, Tokyo, Japan

2011“ULTRA03” Group exhibition at Aoyama Spiral, Tokyo, Japan

2011“Art Court Frontier 2011” Group exhibition at Art Court Gallery, Osaka, Japan

2010“Zai Nomura Solo exhibition” at Harmas Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2010“Beyond the Transform” Solo exhibition at gFAL, Tokyo, Japan

2009“GROUP/GROPE” Group exhibition at Area 10, London, UK

2007“MULTIPLE INTIMACY” Group exhibition at Oshamdy Exhibition Space, Istanbul, Turky

2007“The Fall-In-Theatre Interim” Group exhibition at Ashyn Street Gallery, London, UK

2006“Sevrin Contemporary Art Exhibition” Group exhibition at Sevrin Contemporary Art Musium, Romania

2003“Ikeda Mitsuhiro, Kobari Yasuhiro, Nomura Zai exhibition” Group Exhibition, Gallery U, Tokyo, Japan

Published Essays

2012  “Time and Form-Three practices of Sculptual Photography”, in MAU Ph.d Annuals,

2011  “Consideration Form and Embodiment in Interpretation of Eva Hesse” in MAU Annuals, MAU press,


2010-2013Ph.Dat Musashino Art University

2007-2009MFAat Goldsmiths University of London