Creators' Lounge:Keita Morimoto

Keita Morimoto


Japan‐born Morimoto, who moved to Canada in 2006, has exhibited his work in a several group shows around Toronto, Tokyo, and Los Angeles, as well as participated in a number of charity auction events to raise money for Japan relief after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. In 2011, he participated in a painting competition organized by Paul Butler at Art Gallery of Ontario during Scotiabank Nuit Blanche.

1990年大阪府堺市生まれ。16歳のときに、他の国の文化や言語を学びたいと思いカナダへ留学。それ以来、西洋の絵画の魅力に惹かれOntario College of Art and Design (現OCAD University) で絵画を専攻し、2013年に卒業する。他のアーティストから学び、トロント、東京、ロサンゼルスでのグループ展等で作家活動を行い、現在に至る。