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Sohei Nishino

Born in Hyogo in 1982. Since he was a university student of Osaka University of Arts, he started his series Diorama Map which is created from his memory as layered icons of the city. Since selected as an Excellence Award of Canon New Cosmos Photography Award in 2005, he has participated in several group shows, international festivals and solo exhibitions all over the world such as; the Out of Focus exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery in London (2012), Contemporary Japanese Photography vol.10 at Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography in Tokyo (2012), A Different Kind of Order: ICP Triennial at ICP in NY (2013). He has recently awarded as newcomer’s award for Photographic society of Japan awards of 2013 and also selected as one of the artists for Foam Talent call 2013 of Foam magazine.

Apart from Diorama Map series, he also creates the series of works, which is based on the physical movement and continuity.

Award:
2004
Osaka University of Arts Senior show: President Award
2005
JPS Exhibition Young Eye: JPS chairman Award
Canon New Cosmos Photography: Excellence Award
2013
Photographic Society of Japan: Newcomer’s Award
Foam Talents Call 2013

Exhibition:
2004
Osaka University of Arts Senior show
2005
JPS Young Eye
Canon New Cosmos of Photography 2005
2007
Dialogue with a city(Yokohama, Bank Art, Japan)
2008
Sohei Nishino Exhibition (EMON PHOTO GALLERY,Tokyo)
2009
Canon New Cosmos of Photography 2009 Part II
TAMA VIVANT 2009 (Japan)

2010
EMON SELECTION Vol.1
Sohei Nishino Exhibition
DAEGU PHOTO BIENNALE 2010 (Korea)
2011
Wandering The Diorama Map
Sohei Nishino, Solo Exhibition(Michael Hoppen Gallery, London)

2012
Contemporary Japanese Photography vol.10
OUT OF FOCUS: PHOTOGRAPHY(Saatchi gallery, London)
Diorama Map
Festival Images Vevey (Switzerland)
2013
fotográfica bogotá 2013
(Colonbia)
A Different Kind of Order: The ICP Triennial
(ICP, NY)
ART ARCH HIROSHIMA 2013
(Hiroshima Museum, Japan)
Sohei Nishino “Diorama Maps”
Foam Magazine Talent Exhibition 2013
Of Walking(Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago)
2014
KYOTOGRAPHY
 festival (Kyoto, Japan)
unseen photo fair
 CITIES(Amsterdam)
NEW DIORAMAS, solo show(Michael Hoppen Gallery, London)

2015
Photo London CITIES
Tokyo International Photography Festival (Tokyo)
Action Drawing, Solo show (IMA Gallery, Tokyo)
Sohei Nishino CITIES (Polka Gallery, Paris)

2016
Festival la Gacilly Photo(France)

Collection:
• amana photo Collection
• Jean Pigozzi Collection
• Louis Vuitton
• Saatchi gallery
• Statoil Collection
• Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography