Exhibitions

Yuka Takasu

Presented by Ruinart
Ruinart Japan Award

©️ Yuka Takasu

©️ Yuka Takasu

©️ Yuka Takasu

©️ Yuka Takasu

Born in Aichi. Graphic designer. Traveling around Europe and Asia to: Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Estonia, France, Netherlands, Germany, Czech Republic, Taiwan, etc., she created work that defies description travel and everyday boundaries. These mixed media works mainly consist of paper, cloth and acrylic. Takasu works to create the “expected unexpected.” Winner of the 55th FujiFilm Photo Contest Photo Book Category Jury Special Prize. She runs photography school “ How to enjoy after shooting: Etcetera related to photography”. Collected in: kiitos (2014), NEW ANGLE PHOTOGRAPHY (2015), ◯ (maru / circular)(2016), KIASMA (2017), Omonpacal (2018), YELLOW PAGES(2019) and a like.

In honor of the long and meaningful relationship that Ruinart established with Japan in 1861 (the first recorded shipment to Japan) and its partnership with KYOTOGRAPHIE, “Ruinart Japan Award” was established in 2021 as one of the KYOTOGRAPHIE International Portfolio Review awards. The award winner, Yuka Takasu, visited France in the Fall 2021 to participate in Ruinart’s art residency program. The works created here will be shown in KYOTOGRAPHIE 2022.

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