1970  born in aichi, japan

1989-1992  studied at musashino art university in tokyo

1993-present  live and work as a designer and an artist in tokyo



2011 publication: poemotion (lars müller publishers)

2014 publication: poemotion 1 (new format) and poemotion 2 (lars müller publishers)

2016 publication: poemotion 3 (lars müller publishers)

2018 publication: swiss design stories (embassy of switzerland in japan)

2019 publication: l’heure de la lune (hermès)

2020 publicarion: moirérama (sayusha)

2020 publication: moirémotion (lars müller publishers)


2012 solo exhibition / slant gallery / kanazawa, japan

2018 participate as an exhibitor / mindpark / shenzhen, china

2018 solo exhibition / morioka shoten / ginza, tokyo

2020  solo exhibition / print gallery / hiroo, tokyo

2020 two person exhibition “visible and tangible form things which did not previously exist” yurina kira and takahiro kurashima / gallery ichibanboshi / nihonbashi, tokyo

2020 solo exhibition “books and other works” / totodo / shibuya, tokyo

2021 two person exhibition “french crossing” yumiko hirose and takahiro kurashima / nh gallery / ningyocho, tokyo