Artists
  • Takashi Seto
  • Takashi Seto
  • Takashi Seto
  • Takashi Seto
Takashi Seto Takashi Seto Takashi Seto Takashi Seto

Profile

 1974 Born in Saitama, Japan
 2005 Recieved Master’s degree from Tokyo University of the Arts, Graduate School of Conservation Science, Conservation, Department of Craft
 2007 Assistant Resercher at Tokyo University of the Arts, Graduate School of Conservation Science, Conservation, Department of Craft
 2008 Assistant Resercher at Tokyo University of the Arts, Graduate School of Conservation Science, Conservation, Department of Craft, Textile Arts.
 2009 Person in Charge of documents of textile at “Akai Fukuten”, Bunka Gakuen Costume Museum.
 2012 Lecturer at J. F. Oberlin University, College of Performing and Visual Arts, Department of Visual Arts.
Certificated, Prefecturally-Designated Traditional Craftsman of Saitama (Yūzen, Komon)
 2013 Reserched modern technic and materials in textile culture with a focus on Kimono.
(Joint research for fashion and clothing culture with Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology)
 2014 Person in Charge of documents of textile at “Jidai to Ikiru –
Nihondentousenshokugijutsu no Keisho to Hatten”, Bunka Gakuen
 2015 Assistant Resercher, modern materials in use and tools in textile, Independent Administrative Institution National Institutes for Cultural Heritage Tokyo National Research Institute for Cultural Properties
 current Lecturer, J. F. Oberlin University, College of Performing and Visual Arts Department of Visual Arts and Design 38 Co., Ltd.
Collaborative Researcher, Bunka Fashion Research Institute.
Organizer, Japan Leather and Leather Goods Industries Association
Chairman of the Executive Board, Kids’ Leather Programs.
Member of Gendai Kougei Bijutsuka Kyokai / Association of Contemporaru
Arts and Crafts
 【Awards】
 2010 Prized, the 49th Gendai Kogeiten, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan (continued in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
 2011 Prized, the 49th Gendai Kogeiten, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art,
Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan
 【Selected Solo Exhibitions】
 2018 Takashi Seto: Dyeing and Textiles, Seizan Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
 【Selected Group Exhibitions】
 2006 Japan – Morocco bunka kouryuten, Morocco
 2008 Japan Design Exhibition, Musse des Arts Decoratifs, Paris, France
 2009 Wakaki Takumi no Tewazaten, Saitama Craft Centre, Saitama, Japan
 2010 The 150th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between Japan and Portugal,
Nihon, Dentobunka Kokusai Koryu Kyokai / Japan traditional Culture and International Exchenge Association
 2012 Art Wave Exhibition vol.9, Souzou no innovation ten, RECTO VERSO GALLERY,
Tokyo, Japan
 2014 Kaku no Kai, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
 2017 Kaku no Kai, Seizan Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
 【Others】
 2007 Supported as an Art staff , Japanese film “Fine, Totally Fine”
 2008 Supplied art works for TV show Yamamura Misa’s suspense “Akai Reikyusha 23 – Soumei na Satsui”
 2013 Supported as an Art staff , Japanese film “Natsu no Owari”
 【Public Collections】
 Bunka Gakuen Costume Museum (Tokyo), Starbucks Coffee Japan (Kumagai Kagohara, Saitama)