Gallery Place M is the experimental space of photography managed by four photographers who are Ohno Nobuhiko, Seto Masato, Nakai Hiroyasu, Moriyama Daido. Place M is opened widely to everyone at all time through a rental gallery and exhibision projects, a workshop "Yorunoshasin gakkou" which to think about photography and aim to make photo works, a practical darkroom workshop, a rental darkroom, etc...
Gallery : 12:00-19:00 / seven days a week (except new year days.)
Rental darkroom : 24hours / seven days a week (need reservation)
Address : Kindai bld, 3F 1-2-11 Shinjuku Shinjuku-ku Tokyo, Japan
Tel : 03-3341-6107
Seto Masato (delegate of PlaceM)
Born in Udonthani, Thailand in 1953. Photographer. worked as an assistantat of photographer Fukase Masahisa, After graduation from Tokyo Shashin Senmon Gakkou (Tokyo Visual Arts). indipendented as a free lance photographer in 1981. Established Gallery Place M in Yotsuya 4 chome. Shinjuku, Tokyo with Yamauchi Michio in 1987.
Plenty of exhibisions in the world.
Publications : "Bangkok, Hanoi 1982-1987"(1989, IPC), "Living Room, Tokyo"(1996, Shinchou-Sya), "Silent Mode"(1996, Mole), "picnic"(2005, PlaceM), "To-oi to Masato"(1998, Asahi Shinbun-Sya), "Asia Kazoku Monogatari"(2002, Kadokawa-Syoten. changed the title of "To-oi to Masato" for pocketbook)
awards, Nippon Syashin kyoukai Shinjin Syou(1990)
Higashikawa award Shinjin sakka syou(1995)
8th Syashin no kai syou(1996)
21th Kimura Ihei syou(1996)
Born in Yokohama, Kanagawa in 1954. Phoographer. independented as a free lance photographer in 1981.
Group Exhibisions : "Kitai sareru Syashin-ka" (1992, Parco gallery)
Exhibisions : "Hi - Taiyou, Hiruma, Kagiraretajikan" (1996, Nikon salon Ginza / Tokyo), "Polaroid no Oka" (2000, Polaroid Gallery) , "Plant" (2003, Place M / Tokyo), "1994, 2004" (2004, Place M / Tokyo), "Tokyo No Katachi"(2005, Place M) etc...
Born in Hachinohe, Aomori in 1955. a student of Hosoe Eikou workshop
in a third term. a leader of Gallery Hokuten in Hachinohe.
Plenty of exhibisions and group exhibisions.
Publications : "Hokuto no Machi -- Sojou no Koukei" (1991, IPC), "Nokori no Hana"(2000, Wise Syuppan)
Born in Osaka in 1938. Photographer.
Plenty of exhibisions and group exhibisions in the world. Photographic collections and books are published in the world as Japan, France, U.S.A., England etc...
Recent publications : "St. Lou e no Tegami"(2005, Kawade syobou shinsya), "Takuno"(2005, Sou-Kyuu sya), "DAIDO MORIYAMA BUENOS AIRES" (2005, Koudan sya) etc...