2.24.2016      Zine "New York Fashion Week Report" 

I'm very excited to announce that my first Zine of "New York Fashion Week Report" will be for sale at pop-up shop Japanese Artist's Book Fair!

Februrary 24th - March 6th 

Printed Matter : 231 11th Ave, New York, NY 10001 

You can also purchase it online at Printed Matter 


Kinokuniya Book Store NYC : 1073 6th Ave, New York, NY 10018



2.24.2017       Group Exhibition "JART 7th"

I will be showing a few photographs from a new project "Blending in"  at JART 7th at WAH Center Brooklyn NY!

JART (Japanese Emerging Artists Exhibition)7th

February 24th - March 5th 2017

Location: WAH Center (Williamsburg Art & Historical Center) 135 Broadway, Brooklyn NY 11211

Open Hours : Thursday - Monday 1-6pm

Opening reception February 24th (Fri) 6-8pm


5.11.2016      Hankyu Umeda New York Fair 

I will be showing my #houstonandMacDougal Series at New York Fair at Hankyu Umeda in Japan.


4.26.2016   ASIAN CREATICE CROSSING in Bangkok

One of my mugshot character Mercedes.G is NOW in Bangkok Thailand for a part of Asian Creative Crossing 2016 as well as other winners of Asian Creative Award!

Asian Creative Crossing
Place : The Jam Factory Bangkok
Time : March 26th (Sat) - April 25th (Sun)


2.26.2016   Group Exhibition "JART 6th"

I will be showing a few of my mugshot series at JART 6th at WAH Center Brooklyn NY.

JART (Japanese Emerging Artists Exhibition)6th

February 26th - March 6th 2016

Location: WAH Center (Williamsburg Art & Historical Center) 135 Broadway, Brooklyn NY 11211

Open Hours : Thursday - Monday 1-6pm


2.26.2016 Art Book Fair Japanese Young Artists Books 10th

February 26th - March 7th 2016

Printed Matter 231 11th Ave, New York NY

New York Kinokuniya Book Store 1073 Avenue of the Americas, NewYork NY 10018


There will be "ASIAN CREATIVE AWARDS EXHIBITION" opening this FRIDAY August 7th at Takeo co., LTD MIHONCHO HONTEN in TOKYO, and I'm thrilled to have my one of self-portrait be a part of the exhibition as well as other award winners of the competition from all over Asia! I am very very sad that I am not able to be there for the reception party, but It will be an exciting exhibition for sure!

Asian Creative Awards Exhibition | August 7 - September 4
Opening reception | August 7 18:30-20:00
at 竹尾 / TAKEO CO., LTD. 3-18-3 Kanda Nishiki-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo


6.5.2015      Art Book Fair in Berlin, Germany 

June 6th - 21nd
Opening party : June 6, 2015, 7pm -

My books ‪#‎34thand6thave‬ ‪#‎HoustonandMacDougal‬ will be at two great gallery/shops for sale in GERMANY.
Unfortunately I won't be able to be there, but my books will be!
If you live in Berlin, or traveling there, please stop by:)

Rosenthaler Str. 39, 10178 Berlin, Germany

Motto Berlin
Skalitzer Str. 68, 10997 Berlin, Germany


5.12.2015                 Group Exhibition    

I will be showing new two pieces from my mugshots series at "Shangri-la" group show as part of LIC Arts Open Festival, curated by John Baber and Miguel Luciano.
May 14th - June 15thReception May 14th 6-10pm.

The Factory: 30-30 47th ave, 11101.


3.25.2015                 Solo Exhibition

The first Solo exhibition of the street series : #HousetonandMacdougal #34thand6thave #46thandBroadway started at an exclusive restaurant Bohemian in NYC.

March 25th - May 25th 2015 (extended till June 25th)


Nomination for Grand Prix

One of the images from mugshots series have been nominated for Grand Prix of Asian Creative Awards vol.1 out of over 3,000 entries.



Juried Exhibition

"Frankie Cicero" from mugshots series has been selected by Juror Amy Arbus for a juried exhibition "Mirror, Mirror" at Darkroom Gallery in Essex Vermont.

Location: Darkroom Gallery

Date : Oct 9th - October 30th 2014



Juried Exhibition

 One of my photographs from mugshots series "Frankie Cicero" has been selected for a juried exhibition "Personality"  at PH21 Gallery in Budapest Hungary.

Location: PH21 Gallery 

Date : September 23th - October 13th 2014



 Group Show

I will be showing a few of my mugshot series at "the bad the good the beautiful the ugly - part 2" at Local Project in Long Island City NY.

Location: Local Project  11-27th 44th Rd Long Island City, NY 11101

Opening reception:June 27th 6-10pm



                                       Group show

I will be participating a group show "the bad the good the beautiful the ugly -Part 1" at 244 JAVA st in Greenpoint Brooklyn.



Juried Exhibition

One of "mugshots" series has been selected for 5th Annual Contemporary Photography Competiotion & Exhibition at Philadelphia Photo Arts Center.

Date: June 12 - Augest 30, 2014

Location: Philadephila Photo Arts Center, 1400 N. American Street #103
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Opening reception:June 12th 6-9pm



"mugshots"  was selected by a guest curator, Serry Dobbin for Curate NYC 2013.

"mugshots"  was selected by a guest curator, Lesley Johnstone for Curate NYC 2013.



            Group show at hpgrp Gallery.

I am excited to announce that I will be showing a few pieces of my mugshot series for "Lotus Photography Summer Group show" at hpgrp Gallery NEW YORK in Chelsea starting on Aug 15th 2013.


Date: August 15 - August 31, 2013

Location: hpgrp Gallery NEW YORK,529 West 20th St. 2W, New York

Opening reception: August 15th 6-8pm


Group show announcement.

I am very excited to announce that I will be participating in a photography group exhibition "Shoot" at Lesley Heller Workspace in Lower East Side, New York starting on June 5th 2013.

I will be showing some images from my self-portrait "mugshots" series including a new piece. Other participating artists are Sara Sosnowy, Shamus Clisset, Jang Soon Im, Katherine Newbegin, dNASAb, Satomi Shirai.

Date: Jun 5 - July 3, 2013

Location: Lesley Heller Workspace, 54 Orchard Street New York, NY 10002

Opening reception: June 5th, 6-8pm