Current location Tokyo, JAPAN
Tadatomo Takagi was born in Tokyo, Japan in 1977.
When Takagi got to know the genocide occurred at Rwanda in 1994, Takagi was decided that will become a photographer to tell the present condition of having occurred in the our Earth with human condition and their honor and dignity.
Having trained as a photographer at Nippon Photography Institutes( N.P.I ), after the training and graduated of the N.P.I, Takagi was decided to started his independent photographer's career. Specially, passionate in for human dignity who lives in severe situation the problem based on the present today, drought problem, natural disaster, pollution of the growth under the modern society, people alienated socially. It is continuing transmitting to people to a magazine and photo exhibitions and photo-books by using photography.
Awards, Grants, Fellowships
World Press Photo, International Photography Awards, Ueno Hikoma Award Grand Prix, Japan Prize by IFJ Japan Division and etc. Tadatomo's works collected as the common inheritance to human being in Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts and World Press Photo digital archives, Museum of Kyushu Sangyo University.
And private collectors.
World Press Photo Digital Archives
Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts
Kyusyu Sangyou University Museum
and kindly private collectors
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