Moves to Mountainous area. Creates works with Washi and Sumi (Japanese paper and ink) which he started making for himself from approx. 1998.
Transient, Tenri Art Hall, NY, and Gehry Partners, Los Angeles.
Air, Torrance Art Museum, Los Angeles.
Laser system Installation, St. Petersburg, Russia.
Laser system Installation fused with electrical music, METTRIPPIN, Tokyo.
Laser system Installation, Cape Town, South Africa.
Laser system Installation, Quantum Field X3, Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain.
Laser system Installation, ART & SPACE, Exhibition of collaboration with NASA, Yokohama.
Exhibition of Original Paintings in commemoration of 55-year anniversary of Okinawa Times, Okinawa.
Laser system Installation, Photon 999, Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain.
Went to Bamiyan, Afghanistan. Examination for a Laser system Installation.
Appointed as an Official Artist for 2000 Grammy Awards.
American Lips, Marlborough Gallery Chelsea, NY.
Essay, “On the road to Mt. Huangshan".
Laser system Installation, open exhibition in Los Angeles.
Earthly Paradise, Via Veneto, Rome, Royal Automobile Museum, Monte Carlo, and Venice Biennnale.
Exhibition with Alan Ginsberg, Venice.
Laser system Installation, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati.
Went to Donggar Piyang Grottoes, Tibet, collecting data of ancient religion and race.
Earthly Paradise, Austrian Museum of Applied Arts (MAK), Vienna, Torino, and Kassel.
Laser system Installation, Wexner Center For the Arts, Columbus, and Minneapolis.
A Night at the Oscars, works from Earthly Paradise incorporated with laser exhibition for the decor of the Academy Awards Governor's Ball.
Earthly Paradise, Royal Muse, Palace of the King of Sweden, Stockholm.
Official poster and print art for the Nagano Olympics.
Official poster for the Atlanta Olympics.
Earthly Paradise, Fred Hoffman Fine Art, Art 1996 Chicago.
Earthly Paradise, The Hakone Open Air Museum, Hakone, Japan.
Earthly Paradise, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles.
Official commemorative poster for the 200-year anniversary of the Capital Hills, requested from US Government.
Official commemorative poster for the 500-yea¬r anniversary of the discovery of a new continent by Christopher Columbus.
Official commemorative poster for the 200-year anniversary of the French Revolution.
Official commemorative poster for the 100-year anniversary of the Eiffel Tower.
Official poster for the Seoul Olympics.
Official commemorative painting for the 200-year anniversary of Australia Day.
Official poster for the Calgary Olympics.
Official commemorative poster for the 100-year anniversary of Statue of Liberty, requested from President Ronald Reagan.
Air Show - Official commemorative poster for the Bicentennial of Air and Space Flight Foundation
Moves to Los Angeles, California.
First European exhibition in Vienna.
Moves to Paris, France.
Born in Shiga, Japan.