Biography

Yuma Yoshimura was born in Japan, in 1980.
He received a B.F.A from the Department of Painting, Printmaking course, Tama Art University in 2004, and currently lives and works in Tokyo, Japan.

Yoshimura’s works have been exhibited internationally. In 2011, he participated in the residency program at A Word of Art in Cape Town, South Africa. He also had a solo exhibition “In-to-You,” there. In 2013, he had a solo exhibition “The Burning Silence” at Montana Gallery, in Barcelona, Spain, as well as participating in the Vladivostok Biennale, Russia.

Yoshimura paints and draws motifs in detail using black and white tones. His monochrome pictures reflect the sense of uncertainty and chaos accompanying our daily lives.