About

Biography

白根昌和

International renowned artist KAZ Shirane (Masakazu Shirane) based in TOKYO, recognized for its work in architecture, interior design, and spatial art. Since he graduated from Tokyo University of the Arts and Universidad Europea de Madrid where he majored in architecture, he have worked in several architectural offices in Tokyo, London, China.

 

Statement

”Interaction space design method”

Artist KAZ Shirane has come up with the concept of interactive space design method where “The designer of this space is you” and he has created a series of art installations, namely “WINK Space” and “Light Origami”.

‘I create “imaginary” through space design using by a simple operation. [Designer=User] Those who use this space become the designer.  My success is to create the space where become richer by people moving freely.’ By KAZ Shirane

 

Education

  • Master of architecture, Universidad Europea de Madrid, 2014
  • Bachelor of fine arts, architecture, Tokyo University of the Arts, 2007

 

Studio member

  • KAZ Shirane (Artist)
  • Takahiro Kikuchi (Project Manager)
  • Jason Sheman (Project Manager)