Daisuke Takeya


Country: Japan

Daisuke Takeya is a Toronto-Tokyo based interdisciplinary artist, curator, collector, art educator and community advocate. His practice explores nature and plausibility. Daisuke has conducted numerous art projects, traveling exhibits, and workshops designed to aid locals in the Tohoku region following the 3.11 earthquake and has worked with disaster-affected communities in Aceh.

Supported by The Japan Foundation Asia Center.

Daisuke Takeya adalah seniman interdisipliner yang menetap di Toronto, Kanada dan kota asalnya Hayama di Jepang. Kegiatannya adalah mengeksplorasi alam dan hal-hal lain yang bisa diterima akal. Takeya telah menggelar banyak proyek seni, pameran, dan lokakarya yang dirancang untuk membantu penduduk di wilayah Tohoku setelah dilanda gempa bumi 3.11 SR. Ia juga telah berkontribusi untuk masyarakat yang terkena dampak bencana di Aceh.

Didukung oleh The Japan Foundation Asia Center.

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