Awardee The Cultural Leadership Programme. A UK Government funded award for excellence in leadership to emerging to established world-class, dynamic and diverse leaders for the 21st Century.
Formally responsible for artists’ moving image at Film and Video Umbrella, the leading UK agency in commissioning, curating and producing of moving-image works, presented in collaboration with galleries and other cultural partners across the UK.
Advisor, project partner and consultant to galleries, academic institutions and cultural organisations such as Arts Council England, British Council, and Slade School of Fine Art.
Responsible for International Research Projects East-Asia, and Research Fellow at Central Saint Martins, UAL and The Japan Foundation. Research primarily focused on modern & contemporary Japanese art, it’s aesthetic, cultural and political histories and processes that shape its production.
The Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA), overseeing the institutes New Media department and Media Art Festival exploring the possibilities of digital media working with international artists and digital media specialists.
Programme and Assistant Director and International Curator, ARCUS Project and Beppu Project, Japan, and OCAT Residency Programme, China
Researcher ZKM | Institute for Visual Media, Karlsruhe, Germany, exploring the conservation and exhibition of time-based media art, video, film, slide, audio, or computer technologies, both physical and digital.
Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Japanese Art, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, Guest Lecturer in Fine Art, Tokyo University of the Arts and Visiting Professor, Sojo University, Japan.
Associate Curator, White Rainbow Gallery, London that presents work of international artists, with a focus on contemporary art from Japan.
Director and Curator of Time Based Media at University of Sunderland, research, commissioning and exhibiting new media and moving image projects working with national and international partners.