From an early age, Akishige Kano enjoyed expressing himself in drawing and painting. He developed an interest in traditional dying and weaving, and later went on to study Art at Kyoto University of the Arts, where he obtained a BA. Since then he has been working in the field of abstract painting and photography, informed by a profound understanding of Japanese aesthetics. Through his work, which focuses on color and form, he communicates emotions that cannot be expressed in language.
2019 FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS Nominee in Fine Art
2020 ANNUAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS Honorable Mention Winner in Abstract
2021 INTERNATIONAL COLOR AWARDS Honorable Mention Winner in Abstract