Welcome to "umbilical sites"
"umbilical sites" is the offical web site of the artist KO YAMADA
The site refers to the artist's works, resume, lectures, performance, and projects for college programs.
「アンビリカル サイツ」はアーチスト 山田 亘（やまだ こう）のオフィシャルサイトです。
Ko Yamada, born and raised in Japan, is a photography / media project artist (BFA, MFA photography / Ohio University),Representative of PAC (Photography Art Caravan) . He was recognized at the FotoFest 1994 in Houston, Texas and at the 2nd International Photo Meeting in Sao Paulo 1995, Brazil, before he had shows at Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography in 1997. After he worked for International Symposium on Electronic Arts (ISEA) 2002 Nagoya as the vise secretary general, he expanded his field as media oriented expressions. His first newspaper project was awarded Prize of Chairman of the Jury of GOOD DESIGN PRIZE 2003 as a part of the Rodchenko Room Project. He combined photography with sound installations, book projects, newspaper projects, and sound installations / performances. His art works and projects are widely exhibited in Japan, Brazil, the U.S.A., Germany, France, Thailand, Malaysia and Serbia. He designed and founded a minimal sized art center and school called [Yojo-Han] Art Center and works as a director. He also teaches media literacy and design or fine art photography at Nagoya University ofArts, Nagoya Zokei University and Nagoya University of Arts and Science.
名古屋 写真家 カメラマン アーティスト 写真 美術 芸術家 アーチスト 写真作家 作家 contemporary photographer 山田亘 Japanese Photographer artist fine art photography Ko Yamada 山田 亘 やまだこう やまだわたる