Portrait by Toru Kogure
野又 穫 - NOMATA Minoru
1955 Born in Meguro Ward, Tokyo
1975 Entered the Faculty of Fine Arts at Tokyo University of the Arts
to major in Formative Design
1978 Received the 'Ataka Award' at Tokyo University of the Arts
1979 Graduated from the design section of the arts department
at Tokyo University of the Arts
1995 Received the 45th ' Art Encouragement Prize for New Artists '
- Agency of Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan
2007 Received the ' Takashimaya Art Award '
- The Takashimaya Charitable Trust for Art and Culture
2014 Assumed the post of professor of Visual Design at
Joshibi University of Art and Design