Yoichi Nagata, born in Tokyo.
Studied photography at Eikoh Hosoe’s workshop/photography school, and worked as photographer and photo editor for the magazine “Yu” at the publisher Kosakusha. Also as an experimental ﬁlm artist, entered the work “Still Movie” in local and international ﬁlm festivals.
Worked as freelance photographer for magazines “Brutus” and “Tarzan” etc., and advertising assignments for various clients such as Shu Uemura, Shiseido, Benese Corporation, Sumitomo Metal Mining, Asahi Beer, Marui, Nikkei BP, Kashikey, and others. Advertising works are published in “Graphis Poster”, Shu Uemura: The Man Who Transformed The Face And The World of Cosmetics , The Spirit of Creative
Advertising by Nakatsuka Daisuke , Advertising Photography in Japan 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2009 & Shiseido Gallery.
“Physical Touch”, Dentsu AD Gallery, Tokyo, 1982
“Collection”, Club Lagonda, Tokyo, 1993
“Pin-Up Gold”, Art Rush Gallery, Tokyo, 1998
“Plants, Mineral, and Giblets”, Daikanyama Photo Gallery, Tokyo, 2003
“Spanish Garden”, JCII club25,Tokyo, 2003
“TOKYO STREET POP”, Orkestra & Boylan Studios, N.Y., 1998
“Poster&Poster”, Art Rush Gallery, Tokyo, 1999
“Pylon Gals”, 2000
” Third International Avant-Garde Festival”, London, Paris, 1979
“Japanese Experimental Film 1960-1980″, The American Federation of Arts, U.S.A.
“Moving Picture”, Shibuya Seibu Seed Hall, Tokyo, 1993
Dreaming Water, for Roppongi Wave Building, Tokyo, 1984
APA Award Honorable Mention
PX3 Honorable Mention 2009
Roberto Del Carlo Lucca digital Photo contest09 ﬁnalist
fotoMAGAZIN 3/2010 (Germany)
Susan Spiritus Gallery (susanspiritusgallery.com 3929 Birch Street Newport Beach, California 92660)