宮島達男 Tatsuo Miyajima

Profile

現代美術家
1957年 東京都生まれ、1986年 東京藝術大学大学院修了。
1988年ヴェネツィア・ビエンナーレ、新人部門に招待され、デジタル数字を用いた作品で国際的に注目を集める。
以来、国内外で数多くの展覧会を開催。1997年 ジュネーブ大学コンペティション優勝。
1998年 第5回日本現代芸術振興賞受賞。2020年度 第71回芸術選奨文部科学大臣賞受賞。
1998年 ロンドン芸術大学名誉博士授与。2006-2016年 東北芸術工科大学副学長。
2012-2016年 京都造形芸術大学副学長。代表作に「メガ・デス」など。

 

Artist
Born 1957 in Tokyo, graduated from the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music in 1986, and was invited to participate in the New Talent section of the Venice Biennale in 1988, where his work with digital figures attracted international attention. Since then, he has had numerous exhibitions both in Japan and abroad. 1997: Winner of the University of Geneva Competition. 1998: Winner of the 5th Prize for the Promotion of Contemporary Art in Japan. 2020: Winner of the 71st Art Encouragement Prize of the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology. 1998: Awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of the Arts London. 2006-2016: Vice President of Tohoku University of Art & Design. 2012-2016: Vice President of Kyoto University of Art and Design. Vice-President of Tohoku University of Art and Design (2006-2016), Vice-President of Kyoto University of Art and Design (2016). His representative works include “”Mega Death””.