Yoichi Nagata is a Tokyo, Japan based photographer.
He studied photography at Eikoh Hosoe’s workshop. He worked as a commercial photographer for clients such as Shu Uemura Cosmetics , Shiseido and many other reputable clients. His works are published in “Graphis Posters” and “Advertising Photography in Japan” , and also in the collection of Shiseido Gallery.
He held solo exhibition at the Center for Fine Art Photography ( U.S.A.) 2011and two person’s show with Celine Wu at Micheko Gallerie(Germany) 2010 and participated in group shows “Earthwork” “Planet Earth” in New York , and “Center Forward” “Natural World” at The Center for Fine Art Photography.
He received the PX3 2010 Second Prize, several Honorable Mentions for IPA and PX3 competitions, and was selected finalists for Critical Mass 2010.
His works has been featured in fotoMAGAZIN (Germany).
His works can be seen and purchased at Susan Spiritus Gallery ( Newport Beach U.S.A.) and Micheko Galerie (Munich Germany)
Also he is Co-founder and Editor in Chief of Quarterly online magazine “Fraction Magazine Japan”