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Momose Toshiya

Toshiya Momose 1968 –
Born in 1968 in Tokyo. Completed his graduate studies in the Faculty of Fine Arts at Kyushu Sangyo University in 1994. His prizes include the 7th Annual Konica Photo of the Year in 1996 and the photographic Society of Japan New Photographer Prize in 2000.In 2002 ,his collection Tokyo=shanghai was awarded the 21st Domon Ken Prize.His numerous exhibitions both in Japan and abroad include NEVER LAND:MY Havana(Konica Minolta Plaza,2006) and Stills (PARROTTA CONTEMPORARY ART Germany 2008). Indo Shoran(Madosha)[A Witness to India] has been recently published.

Major Exhibitions

2007/『Neverland My Havana』Konica Minolta Plaza, Tokyo
2004/『Concerto − Buenos Aires』Konica Plaza, Tokyo
2001/『Cross City - Istanbul』Shinjuku Nikon Salon, Tokyo
1999/『Grand Shanghai』Konica Plaza, Tokyo
1998/『EAST=WEST』Shinjuku Park Tower, Tokyo
1997/『Hyper Real Tokyo』Konica Plaza, Tokyo
1996/『American Southwest』Ginza Nikon Salon, Tokyo
1994/『SILENT CITY』Ginza Nikon Salon, Tokyo


2009/Fukuoka Prefecture cultural prize      Fukuoka Prefecture
2002 The 21st Domon ken award.   THE MAINICHI NEWSPAPERS Tokyo
2000/The photographic Society of Japan, the rookie of the year award. (PSJ) Tokyo
1997/The 2nd Tokyo International photo-Biennale Fuji film award. Tokyo metropolitan museum of photography
1996/The 7th Konica encourage award. Konica Plaza Tokyo


Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography
Kiyosato photo art museum
Ken Domon Museum of Photography
Kyushu Sangyo University museum
San Marino photography museum
Individual collector