Tomokazu Matsuyama was born in Japan in 1976 and currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. He received his MFA in Communications Design from Pratt Institute in New York City. Matsuyama recently exhibited work at Lumine 0 in Tokyo, and in the Zidoun-Bossuyt Gallery in Luxembourg. He has exhibited at Harvard University’s Reischauer Institute, the Asian American Arts Centre in NY, the American University Museum in Washington DC, the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Hong Kong Contemporary Art, and galleries, institutions, and art fairs in New York City, Australia, Turkey, Dubai, Luxembourg, Hong Kong, Japan, and other locations around the world. His works are in the permanent collections of the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco, the Bank of Sharjah in Dubai, The Royal Family of Dubai, Point Leo Sculpture Park, Toyota Motor Corporation, the Cosmopolitan Hotel, Microsoft Collection and more. He was awarded the Harbour City Gallery Public Art Commission in Hong Kong in 2014.