Born in Tenri, Nara, Japan (1949)
BFA from University of Hawaii.
Upon graduation, one of his paintings received a purchase award
at Artists of Hawaii Exhibition, and became a permanent collection
at Honolulu Museum
Returned to Japan in 1972.
Ichiretu-kai Scholarship Foundation Logo Mark contest, 1st. place.
Japan Toy Accociation Logo Mark contest, 1st. place.
Haiku related: His haiga, haiku, and haibun appeared in numerous
publications and websites worldwide. His haiga artworks are shown
at the following website.
Advisor to World Haiku Association. Judge
of WHA Haiga Contest.