Ryota Kuwakubo

portrait Ryota Kuwakubo
Ryota Kuwakubo (Artist / Japan)
Participation: Presentation

Title: The Process of Nicodama

Ryota Kuwakubo is a media artist based in Tokyo. Since 1998, after studying contemporary art and media art, he has made art works mainly by means of electronics, focusing topics appear on borders such as analog / digital, human beings / machineries or senders / recipients. He is best known for his works Bitman (collaborated with Maywa Denki), VideoBulb, PLX, Block Jam (as a collaborating member of the project lead by Sony CSL) and loopScape. He wins honorary mention in the interactive art category at Ars Electronica 2002 & 2003, also the grand prize of art division at Japan Media Arts Festival 2003.