Born in Aichi prefecture, Japan, 1983.
Hicosaka creates a new landscape from pictures he took or found on Internet. Despite of imaging procedures like computer, silk screen and intaglio, his art making process remains original and intriguing.He also applies various mediums onto the surface, which provides strong impression of different textures, especially in person.
Toshiaki Hicosaka 彦坂敏昭
2003 Scholarship: Subsidy System of Creation and Research, Sozankai
2005 Kyoto University of Art and Design,Information Design
21Jul - 14Oct2007 Group Show participation at Echigo Tsumari Art Trienale
"Naoyoshi Hikosaka and KiHa, Tamugi Tomato Art Anex Story"/ Tamugi, Tokamachi city
23Nov - Feb2008 2Persons Show:"Artists on Board"/ TAMADA PROJECTS ART SPACE, Tokyo
4Dec - 17Feb2008 Group Show "MOT annual 2008: Unraveling and Revealing"/ Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Tokyo
13Feb - 18Feb2008 "ARCO'08" (Contemporary Art Fair in Madrid) Solo Projects/ Madrid, Spain
7Mar - 30Mar2008 Solo Exhibition "Artegg"/ Shiseidou Gallery, Tokyo
Grope drawing No.222005,Intaglio plate, Pencil, Pigment, Paper690x570mm
self portrait with his work
photo by Ken Kato