Masato Ninomiya is a self-taught photographer based in Kanagawa, Japan. He is a landscape photographer. He works on several photographic projects. His interests are focusing on the history of his hometown of Kanagawa and the relationship with nature and environment (Series Wintertag, Coastline, Borderland and these subseries. Also, Tokyo 2020 is the social landscape of Tokyo suburbs during the Covid-19 pandemic. Reincarnation is his parents’ story). He likes medium format film photography. All his black and white photographs were home developed by himself. This website was launched in October 2003.
*Sorry, I don’t have a Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter account. And my English isn’t so good, so feel free to ask me if there is anything unclear.
- Another Earth “What Makes a Lake? Tracing Movement“
- Black Box Gallery “Viewpoint: Landscape and Architecture“
- Goldenrod zine Issue 01
- Incandescent zine Issue 17
- Eyescape Magazine special issue CONNECTIONS
- TOKYO-GA photobook for restoration assistance following the 3.11 Great East Japan Earthquake
- A juried group show “Viewpoint: Landscape and Architecture” at Black Box Gallery in Portland, Oregon / From the series Coastline
- Hidden Histories virtual exhibition by In Conversation With / Series Borderland
cf. UAL Post-Grad Community Exhibition Feature
- Solo photo exhibition at ANTENNA in Tokyo
- Online Magazine
- Portfolio review
- Online portfolio review by IMA editorial department
Reviewer: Naoko Higashi (Editor at the IMA magazine and project manager of TABF)
- The 1st Yokohama Photo Festival Open portfolio review at Red Brick Warehouse Building No.1
Event produced by Yoichi Nagata
- Lifestyle Magazine
- homeland magazine / Interview: Culture and ART
- Client work and Support activities
- The Design Of Understanding
- Photo contributed to Getty Images UK
- Education / Seminars
- Correspondence course at the Kyoto University of Art and Design
- “Photo market in the USA” by Yoichi Nagata at Gallery COSMOS
Translated by Michael Normoyle and Yoshiko Furuhashi at M&Y Translations (Series Coastline, Tokyo 2020).
Translated by Natsuka Watanabe and Natsuho Taira (Series Wintertag, Borderland).
All images and text © Masato Ninomiya
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