Japanese  
Umaba Maki

Born in Tokyo.
Began to take pictures while she was still in Musashino Art University
Short term Faculty Department of Oil Painting.
Worked as a freelance after working at Photographic department
of newspaper office.
Went to France in 2002 and studied in Ecole Nationale Superieure
de la Photographie d'Arles as a member of Oversea
Program of Agency for Cultural Affairs.
Currently, resident in Tokyo.

Award
1966   The5rd Shashin-shinseiki Award
1966   The33rd Semi-grand Taiyo Award

Selected Exhibitions
1996   [ Futari ] / Olympus Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2001   [ Nude ] / NaviculasArtis, Saint Petersburg, Russia
2001   [ Nude ] / Egg Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2001   [ Nude ] / National Central Exhibition Center Manege, Saint Petersburg, Russia
2005   [ Riviere de la Nuit ] / Gallery Past Rays, Kanagawa,Japan
2008   [ Young Photographers Exhibition ] / Gallery Past Rays, Kanagawa, Japan
2009   [ Domani: The Art of Tomorrow 2008 ] / The National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan
2016   [ We are here ] / PlaceM, Tokyo,Japan
2016   [ We are here ] / OGUMAG, Tokyo, Japan
2017   [ We are here ] / FOCUS ROCK STUDIO & gallery, Aichi, Japan
Publication
2008   [ Absence ] Sokyusha
2016   [ We are here ] Akaakasha