Maki Hayashida

Maki Hayashida, born in 1984 in Hyogo, is a Tokyo-based photographer who travels around rural areas in Japan, finding the extraordinary in ordinary rural landscapes. She specializes in making photobooks on her own, self-editing, printing, and binding. Her handmade photo books have been exhibited worldwide. She learned the fundamental of photography when she was a one-year exchange student at high school in Minnesota. One of the 40 selected photographers for open call exhibition at Singapore International Photography Festival 2016. 

 

1984. 01  Born in Hyogo, Japan

 

Education: 

2014. 05  Photobook Making Workshop with Jan Rosseel & Yumi Goto – Tokyo (JP) 

2013. 04  Self Publish, Be Happy Workshop with Bruno Ceschel – Tokyo (JP)

2003 - 2007  Kwansei Gakuin University School of Policy Studies – Hyogo (JP)

 

Awards:

2017.04 Fotobookfestival Kassel Dummy Award 2017, shortlist (DE)

2017.03 CLIP Awards at Perth Center for Photography, finalist (AU)

2016.11  Kawaba New-Nature Photo Award 2016, shortlist (JP)

2016.05  Self Publish Riga dummy contest, shortlist (LV)

2016.04  KONICA MINOLTA FOTO PREMIO, honorable mention (JP)

2015.11  Kawaba New-Nature Photo Award 2015, shortlist (JP)

2014.11  Kawaba New-Nature Photo Award 2014, shortlist (JP)

2014.09  International Photography Awards Non-Professional Book, honorable mention (US)

2014.09  Open Call for the PhotoBook Market - Encontros da Imagem, winner (PT)

 

Exhibitions (solo): 

2016.10 "Because the stones were there" at TAP Gallery, Tokyo (JP)

2016.04  "JAPAN-GO-ROUND" at KONICA MINOLTA PLAZA, Tokyo (JP)

2016.04  "Go West" at TAP Gallery, Tokyo (JP)

2015.11  “visit Sado” at TAP Gallery, Tokyo (JP)

2015.08  “JAPAN-GO-ROUND" at TAP Gallery, Tokyo (JP)

 

Exhibitions (group): 

2016.10  The 5th Singapore International Photography Festival,  Singapore

 

Exhibitions (book): 

2016.12   INFOCUS Photo Books Exhibition 2016, Phoenix, AZ (US)

2016.09 "PhotoBook Market" at Encontros da Imagem, Braga (PT)

2016.09  "On the Shelf" at Filter Photo Festival, Chicago, IL (US)

2016.06  "Photobook Bristol Dummy and First Book Table" Bristol (UK)

2016.05  "Steidl Book Award: Asia Open Call Exhibition" at DECK, Singapore

2016.02  "BIND" at Travel photo Jaipur (IN)

2015.11  “La Fototeca's Photo Book Exhibition” Guatemala City (GT)

2015.07  “THEBOOKSHOW the 3rd edition" at DECK, Singapore

2015.06  “Athens Photo Festival 2015" at Benaki Museum, Athens (GR)

2015.01  "Beyond Words: Contemporary Book Art" at Foothills Art Center, Colorado (US)

2014.06  "G Book Show" Photobook Show at One Eyed Jacks Gallery, Brighton (UK)

 

Publication: 

2014  PHaT PHOTO Magazine Vol.83 (JP)

 

Online Publication: 

2015phosmag

2015feature shot

2014  Darwin Magazine (UK)


林田 真季

1984年生まれ。兵庫県出身。東京都在住。

関西学院大学総合政策学部卒業。

2014年Reminders Photography Stronghold主催の写真集制作ワークショップで手がけた手製写真集「JAPAN-GOROUND」が海外からの評価を受け、本格的な写真活動を始める。六甲山国際写真祭2015にて、Emerging Photographerに選出。2016年シンガポール国際写真フェスティバル展示作家。

 

-受賞 

2017.04 Fotobookfestival Kassel Dummy Award 2017, 入選 (ドイツ)

2017.03 CLIP Awards at Perth Center for Photography, ファイナリスト (オーストラリア)

2016.11  Kawaba New-Nature Photo Award 2016, ノミネート (日本)

2016.05  Self Publish Riga dummy contest, 入選 (ラトビア)

2016.04  コニカミノルタ フォト・プレミオ, 入選 (日本)

2015.11  Kawaba New-Nature Photo Award 2015, ノミネート (日本)

2014.11  Kawaba New-Nature Photo Award 2014, ノミネート (日本)

2014.09  International Photography Awards Non-Professional Book, 入選 (アメリカ)

 

 -個展

2016.10 "Because the stones were there" at TAP Gallery, 東京 (日本)

2016.04  "JAPAN-GO-ROUND" at コニカミノルタプラザ, 東京 (日本)

2016.04  "Go West (The Pacific Tourist)" at TAP Gallery, 東京 (日本)

2015.11  “visit Sado” at TAP Gallery, 東京 (日本)

2015.08  “JAPAN-GO-ROUND" at TAP Gallery, 東京 (日本)

 

 グループ展

2016.10シンガポール国際フォトフェスティバル (シンガポール)

 

-グループ展(手製写真集展示) 

2016.12   INFOCUS Photo Books Exhibition 2016, Phoenix, アリゾナ (アメリカ)

2016.09 "PhotoBook Market" at Encontros da Imagem, ブラガ (ポルトガル)

2016.09  "On the Shelf" at Filter Photo Festival, シカゴ (アメリカ)

2016.06  "Photobook Bristol Dummy and First Book Table" ブリストル (イギリス)

2016.05  "Steidl Book Award: Asia Open Call Exhibition" at DECK, (シンガポール)

2016.02  "BIND" at Travel photo Jaipur (インド)

2015.11  “La Fototeca's Photo Book Exhibition” グアテマラシティ (グアテマラ)

2015.07  “THEBOOKSHOW the 3rd edition" at DECK (シンガポール)

2015.06  “Athens Photo Festival 2015" at Benaki Museum, アテネ (ギリシャ)

2015.01  "Beyond Words: Contemporary Book Art" at Foothills Art Center, コロラド (アメリカ)

2014.09  “The PhotoBook Market” at Encontros da Imagem,  ブラガ (ポルトガル)

2014.06  "G Book Show" Photobook Show at One Eyed Jacks Gallery, ブライトン (イギリス)