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@asnm33


Misa Asanuma is a visual artist. She likes taking photographs, shaping clay, binding books, playing with papers and InDesign, collecting books and other things. She studied literature specializing drama and theatre arts for her bachelor degree by accident. During her tedious college life, she watched many films. After encountering Aki Kaurismaki and Yasujiro Ozu, she gradually got interested in visual arts.

She enjoys everyday observation and possible creation out of random encounters, accidents, something unexpected. She walks a lot. Born in 1994, Japan. Based in Helsinki. 



EDUCATION
2018-2021
MA studies, Contemporary Art, Estonian Academy of Art, Tallinn  Estonia

2019-2020
Erasmus traineeship at Rooftop Press, Helsinki

2012- 2017
BA studies, Drama and Theatre Art, Meiji University, Tokyo Japan


EXHIBITIONS, ARTISTIC PROJECTS
2021
籠もる日/komoru-hi, duo exhibition with Hinata Mori at Totan, Tokyo

2020
Spring Express, duo exhibition with Ann Pajuvali at Hobusepea gallery, Tallinn

2019
Kosminen Salonki, sells exhibition at Kosminen, Helsinki 
Tranquil Playground, group exhibiiton
with Sayo Nagaba and Jaakko Suomalainen at Totan, Tokyo

2018
In Praise in Smallness, solo exhibition at Lõputu elu galerii
, Tallinn
∙ Seen as Unseen, duo exhibition with Liina Leo at EKA gallery, Tallinn





©︎Misa Asanuma 2018-2021