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.

 

Public Collections

World Press Photo Digital Archives

Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts

Kyusyu Sangyou University Museum

and kindly private collectors

 

 

title: fukushima. unfulfilled the duty
at TOKYO METROPOLITAN MUSEUM of PHOTIOGRAPHY. Got a Grand Prize/ UENO HIKOMA AWARDS

 

since 2000-2021

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