Takeru is a Japanese artist and illustrator based in Osaka. He graduated from Osaka-Sogo Design College. After graduate, he started to work as a professional artist. He makes his art by felt and paper.
Now he is working as an illustrator and artist for various magazines, books and advertising. He has been selected for many competitions and he also has done many exhibitions around the world.
2016 Untitled / Gallery Aile, Seoul.
2015 Children wonder / Gallery Aile, Seoul.
2013 The footprint should disappear / Gallery Ondo, Osaka.
2012 Cell of children / Oto Gallery, Osaka.
2010 Machine of Children / Gallery Sang, Osaka.
2008 Children Thief / OPA Gallery, Tokyo.
2008 Clay Children / La Galerie, Osaka
2007 Sandwich Children 2 / Digmeout Art & Diner, Osaka
2007 Parking Children /Art House, Osaka
2007 Sandwich Children / Platform Gallery, Tokyo
2006 Re: children for sale / HB gallery, Tokyo
Selected Group Exhibitions:
2016 Daegu Art Fair represented by Gallery Aile/ Exco, Daegu, Korea
2016 Art Busan represented by Gallery Aile/ Exco, Daegu, Korea
2015 Daegu Art Fair represented by Gallery Aile/ Exco, Daegu, Korea
2012 Art Osaka / Granvia Hotel, Osaka
2011 Pick me up / Somerset House, London
2010 Art Stream / Suntory Museum
2010 Young Art Taipei / Sunworld Dynasty, Taipei
2010 Nariyukicircus 2nd Exhibition / Kamata Gallery, Osaka
2009 Nariyukicircus 1st Exhibition / Pater’s Gallery, Tokyo
2009 1st 1_wall / Guardian Garden, Tokyo
2009 Nakanojyo Biennale / 3rd Elementary School, Gunma
2009 Existing thing Vo.3 / OPA gallery, Tokyo
2008 Illustrative / Messehallen Zurich
2007 The 28th Hitotsubo / Guardian Garden, Tokyo
2006 When I left time when I returned, it is different / Niji Gallery, Tokyo
2005 Digmeout Exhibition / Blacklab Gallery / Australia
2005 Return of digmeout / Compound Gallery / Portland
2005 Kakeru / Itohen, Osaka
2004 Funky802 Street Art Exhibition #9 / Sony Tower, Osaka
2005 Re: Verse Exhibition #2 / 10W Gallery, Osaka
2003 Re: Verse Exhibition / White Cube, Kyoto