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BIOGRAPHY

野坂 稔和 (ノザカトシカズ) 東京都出身

90年代初頭、プロスケートボーダーとして活動。
同時期に日本伝統刺青の修業にはいる。その後日本各地、アメリカ、ヨーロッパなどでゲス トワークをこなす。そんな中、より多くの人々に日本の精神性をアーワークを通して伝えた いと思い、2003年より個展、グループ展を毎年開催,参加している。現在は日本文化を 研究、継承、再構築を自身のテーマとしながら文身師、スケートボード制作、現代美術家と して各方面で精力的に活動中。
スケートボードメーカーAsianWave skates代表。

TOSHIKAZU NOZAKA

Toshikazu Nozaka was used to be a pro-skateboarder in early 90s.
Then he shifted to learn Japanese traditional tattoo around the same time. Later, he has done several guest works in various region of Japan, US, and Europe. Meanwhile, he realized that he wants to convey a Japanese spiritual nature to many people as possible through his artwork, then he started doing a solo show and group exhibition in every year since 2003. He has been dealing with the study, inheritance and restructuring of Japanese culture, and is currently working as tattootist, skateboard maker, and contemporary artist in various area. He is also a head of skateboard brand, AsianWave skates,

He has been contributing his artworks to ASAHIbeer, Etnies, Dragon, Redbull, 12snowboards, flux, uppper play ground, and more.

info:
toshikazu-nozaka.com/
asianwaveskates.blogspot.com/
contact:
aw.nozaka@gmail.com

TOSHIKAZU NOZAKA / 野坂 稔和

MAIN SHOW

2013
"ORIENTAL ELEMENTS" t.nozaka and usugrow COMMON gallery, TOKYO
"ASIANWAVE TATTOO SHOW" Doobies, TOKYO
"TOSHIKAZU NOZAKA ART EXHIBITION" Holon gallery, SENDAI
2012
"ASIANWAVE EXPERIENCE" COMMON gallery, TOKYO
2011
"ORIENTAL ELEMENTS" t.nozaka and usugrow BACKWOODS gallery, melbourne AUS
"楽描新世界" T.nozaka and ESOW musashino gallery, TOKYO
2009
"MYSTIC WAVE Ⅲ" NO12gallery, TOKYO
2008
"MYSTIC WAVE Ⅱ" NO12gallery, TOKYO
2007
"FOCUS ALL" LOUNGE4F, TOKYO
"MYSTIC WAVE" NO12gallery, TOKYO
2005
"f/sAWSOWN" NO12gallery, TOKYO
2004
"ASIANWAVE" DEPOTgallery, TOKYO
2003
"RIDE" RUINSshinjuku, TOKYO

GROUP SHOW

2013
"Summer groupshow" STOLEN SPACE gallery LONDON
GREENROOM festival.13 yokohama
"BAKERZ DOZEN" group show, GRASS HUT gallery, PORTLAND,CA
2012
REDBULL CURATES "CANVAS COOLER" TOKYO
GREENROOM festival.12 yokohama
"Extended Vacation Tokyo" COMMON gallery, TOKYO
PangeaSeed Presents: The Great West Coast Migration, ca USA
2011
"Summer groupshow" STOLEN SPACE gallery LONDON
"NOTHING GOLD CAN STAY" COMMON gallery, TOKYO
2010
A Group Exhibition In Association with Penguin Books STOLEN SPACE gallery LONDON
"Summer groupshow" STOLEN SPACE gallery LONDON
GREENROOM festival.10 yokohama
"ASAHI BEER silver + black" AUS
"Shinganist showcase" Tokyo hipstarclub gallery TOKYO
2009
"Shinganist showcase" STOLEN SPACE gallery LONDON
"Shinganist showcase" 24SF gallery SF,USA
GREENROOMfestival.9 YOKOHAMA
2008
FOCUS ALL TOKYO
2007
GREENROOMfestival.7 TOKYO
2006
GREENROOMfestival archive YASUgallery TOKYO
HAND-SHAPED skateboards NO12gallery TOKYO
GREENROOMfestival.6 YOKOHAMA

CLIENTS

  • ASAHI BEER
  • ETNIES
  • INDEPENDENT TRUCK
  • RedBull
  • STANCE
  • VOLCOM
  • DRAGON
  • FLUX
  • RADIALL
  • Mo'Better Pants
  • Roots skateboards
  • EVISEN skateboards
  • asianwaveskates
  • TWELVE snowboards
  • and more,,,