Photographer Daisuke Kiyota’s solo exhibition “-Dark Beauty-” will be held at Fuji Photo Gallery Ginza from September 3rd to September 9th, 2021. After the exhibition, it will be exhibited online in VR for one year!

Daisuke Kiyota, an advertising photographer in Tokyo and the owner of "Kiyota Photo Studio", will hold a solo exhibition "-Dark Beauty-" at Fuji Photo Gallery Ginza in Ginza, Tokyo on September 3, 2021 (Friday). It will be held on September 9th (Thursday).

In addition, Kiyota was selected as one of the "Tokyo Camera Club 10 Selections 2020", which was selected from a total of 33 million works posted on SNS such as Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Weibo. Selected works are also on display.

Exhibition overview

■ Exhibition overview

This is a solo exhibition to commemorate the award of the world's largest photo contest "TRIERENBERG SUPER CIRCUIT 2021 GOLD" and the photo contest "2021 MIFA GOLD-Winner (Professional / Advertising-Beauty)" in Moscow. Please take this opportunity to take a look.

After the end of this session, you can enjoy the exhibition online for one year using VR technology as a countermeasure against the new coronavirus. You can participate from anywhere in the country as if you were there.

■ Outline of the event

Date and time: September 3rd (Friday) -September 9th (Thursday), 2021
Location: Fuji Photo Gallery Ginza Space 1 & 3
Location: 〒104-0061
1-2-4 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo Success Ginza First Building 4F
Business hours: Weekdays 10: 30-19: 00 / Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays 11: 00-17: 00
VR exhibition: Scheduled for one year after the end of the session

VR exhibition image

Award-winning work

■ Exhibition Concept Photographer Daisuke Kiyota's solo exhibition "-Dark Beauty-" Aimed for a quiet, sad and lonely beauty in which a ray of light emerges in the darkness and difficulties of jet black.

"When the sun appears, it shines, but when the darkness comes, only those who have a light inside reveal its true beauty."
(Elisabeth Kübler)

■ Photographer Daisuke Kiyota (DAISUKE KIYOTA)
Born in Tokyo in 1980, graduated from Waseda University Faculty of Literature. Representative of WEB production company "DreamPixels".
Studied under cameraman Kunihiro Takuma. photographer. APA (Japan Advertising Photographers' Association) regular member.
Management of "Kiyota Photo Studio". Many domestic and international contest awards. Commercial photography, magazine contribution, seminars held.

<Affiliation group>
APA (Japan Advertising Photographers' Association)

~ 2021 ~
・ 2021 MIFA GOLD-Winner (Professional / Advertising-Beauty)
~ 2020 ~
・ Tokyo Camera Club 10 Selections 2020
・ 2020 IPA Hornable Mention (Selected in 10 categories of Professional / 4 works)
・ 2020 PX3 Silver-Winner (Professional / Advertising-Beauty)
・ 2020 MIFA Bronze-Winner (Professional / Advertising-Beauty)
~ 2018 ~
・ 2018 IPA (International Photography Awards) Hornable Mention (Professional / Advertising-Beauty)
・ "Life with Coffee Photo Contest 2018" (sponsored by Kenko Tokina) Instagram section "Bronze"
・ 2018 JPA (Japan Photographers Association) Open Call Exhibition ・ World's Top10 Fashion Photographers 2018 Finalist
… and many others

○ What is the Tokyo Camera Club?
Japan's largest screening photo posting site, an SNS community with more than 4.4 million users of social media such as Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Weibo. It covers a wide range of fields such as regional revitalization in collaboration with local governments, photo contest management, SNS marketing, and content production.

Sponsored by global photography associations such as PSA and VOAV, led by FIAP (International Federation of Photographic Arts), it has collected hundreds of thousands of photographs from almost every country in the world over the past 20 years. It is the world's largest photo contest, which has become an annual event.

The contest is attended by not only amateur photographers, but also internationally renowned artists and professionals to find better photographs from a variety of styles, techniques and genres.

○ What is MIFA (Moscow International Foto Awards)? "MIFA (Moscow International Foto Awards)" is one of the world's largest international photo contests in Moscow. We strive to introduce photographers to the art world. Winners of this contest will be exhibited in the Moscow gallery.