Kentaro Taki

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Born Osaka, Japan in 1973. Completed his Master of fine arts through the Department of Imaging Arts and Sciences at Musashino Art University.

From 2002-2004, he was involved in the Overseas Study Program for Artists by the Cultural Agency of Japan, and then by the POLA Art Foundation Overseas Research Program Grant to spend time at the HFG Karlsruhe ZKM in Germany. PhD at Institute of Urban Innovation, Yokohama National University.

    In addition to his art practice he currently works as a director of VIDEOART CENTER Tokyo, a lecturer in media art at the Kawaguchi Art School of Waseda University and writes about new media art. He is committed to creating alternative artist networks and innovation. Taki’s video work has been included in , a compilation DVD of 7 Japanese video artists released by the VIDEOART CENTER Tokyo in 2007, and in , a compilation of international video artists released by independent French DVD label Lowave in 2006.