Biographie

1960 Naissance à Kumamoto,Kyusyu, Japon

1983 Etudie la photographie avec Tadashi Takamura et les les procédés alternatifs de développement avec Koichro Kurita.

Expositions

2014 Cadence, Wada Garou, Tokyo, Japan

2014 Flotsam of light, LIBRAILIE6,Tokyo,Japan

2014 Hevenly Bodies, Exhibition, Sant Barbara Museum of Art, Sant Barbara,CA, USA

2013 Fluffy Platinum, Exhibition, Galerie Edition Camos, Munich, Germany

2012 Ryuji Taira Exhibition, Galerie Arps & Co, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2012 Printemps japonais, Galerie 127, Marrakech, Morocco

2011 Ryuji Taira Exhibition, Wada Garou, Tokyo, Japan

2011 Platinum Prints/ LIBRAILIE6,Tokyo,Japan

2011 Fine Art / Scenery of Japan, Kodak Photo Salon, Tokyo, Japan

2011 Fine Print Exhibit, Viewpoint Photographic Art Center, Sacrament, CA, USA

2010 Ki no kai, kodak Photo Salon, Tokyo, Japan

2009 Circle, Sepia International, NY, USA

2009 Photographs, Fotosphere Gallery, Tokyo,Japan

2008 Time, Project Basho, Philadelphia, PA, USA

2008 Platinum Prints, Style Meets people, Tokyo, Japan

2007 Platinum Prints, Fotosphere Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2007 Platinum Prints, Fotosphere Gallery, NewYork, USA

2005 Time, Fotosphere Gallery, NewYork, USA

2005 Alternative Printing, Fotosphere Gallery, NewYork, USA

2004 Vicissitudes, Fotosphere Gallery, NewYork, USA

2003 Photographs, Neuberger Museum of Art, NewYork, USA

2002 Plants and Iron, Fotosphere Gallery, NewYork, USA

2001 Plants and Iron, kaiseido Photo Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2001 Ki no Kai, Fuji Photo Salon, Tokyo, Japan

2000 Three Views of Secret, Gallery Ississ, Kyoto, Japan

Permanent Collection

Museum of Photographic Arts / San Diego, CA, USA

Santa Barbara Museum of Art / Santa Barbara, CA, USA

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston / Houston, TX, USA

Bibliotheque Nationale de France / Paris, France

Free Library of Philadelphia / Philadelphia, PA, USA

Kyusyu Sangyo University Museum / Fukuoka, Japan