mario mandala

Born in Saitama/Japan, grown up in Japan, Paris, Melbourne and Philadelphia — influenced by religious art, philosophical thoughts, trivial and psychedelic art. Now lives and works in Tokyo. Started to create the “mario-mandala” images in 2001. Exhibited and performed in Tokyo and other places in Japan: Published “Mario Mandala Colouring Book” (Trolley Books/UK) in 2007. Exhibited and Performed (action drawing) in London, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Hong Kong. Picked up by UNIQLO’s T-shirts project. Performs at numbers of live-performing events with various musicians and other kinds of performers.