1978 Born in Hyogo,Japan
2002 Graduated from Kinki University B.L Major Laws,Osaka
Tomofumi Nakano,he started his career as a journalist in a Japanese newspaper. After working as the newspaper editor He moved to the European Pressphoto Agency(epa) as a photo journalist.His works had appeared regularly in The New York Times, The Guardian, The International Herald tribune, and other major media worldwide.
Now,He has art projects based on journalistic eyes.Especially Japanese ideas.
Mio photo award 2007 , Jurors award
"Injured children by cluster bombs"
Konica Minolta foto premio 2010,Annual special award
Uyeno Hikoma photography award 2013,winner
Photolucida Critical Mass 2016 , finalst
- Solo exhibition
"Little Baghdad" at 81LAB. Gallery in Osaka , July 2008
"Re:Shanghai" at Konica Minolta Plaza in Tokyo, March 2011
- Group exhibition
Uyeno Hikoma photography award at Tokyo metropolitan museum of photography,November 2013