new mEdiA + ElectRicity + liFe + qUestions = ART?

Hideki Kanno is a Japanese artist working with new media, electronics, computers and natural environments.
He creates unique installations that connect imaginary worlds with our surrounding realities.

Latest Work :

Heredity Recorder

This artwork was exhibited in a group show titled Lademoen Art Nomads in 2012, Trondheim, Norway. The art organization Lademoen Kunstnerverksteder selected 10 artists from its former 185 residence artists of the past 15 years, to celebrate their residence program.

Latest News :

New Website online now!

2014. 10. 27

My new artist's website is updated and online. Thank you for visiting and checking in on my new artwork.

About the Artist :

Hideki Kanno

Hideki Kanno, born 1974 in Japan, is an award-winning Japanese media artist. He studied Fine Art at Musashino Art University in Tokyo, Japan, graduating with a bachelor's degree in oil painting. During numerous artist-in-residence programs in Europe, Asia and the United States, he developed a deep interest in the local environment and the connection between its inhabitants.
Kanno gradually shifted from oil painting to media art. His interactive and multimedia installations incorporate both electronics, sound and computer programming, as well as materials gathered from the local environment.
Kanno earned his master's degree in Fine Arts, Interactive Media & Environments from Hanze University Groningen, The Netherlands. His installation art is exhibited worldwide and collected by private collectors and associations. His artwork has earned multiple awards, stipends and grants. Hideki Kanno lives and works in Tokyo Japan.