Atsuko Yamagata



An art work was used for the cover of “Asian Development OUTLOOK 2020” -economic report of Asian Development Bank.


The work for Nakanojo Biennale 2019 was Introduced  in GALLERY (月刊ギャラリー2019年9月号) issued on September 2019.  


“Remembering war with art by peso notes in Japanese occupation ” The Daily Manila Shimbun(newspaper), Nov 15, 2018 (Top Photo)

山形敦子 日刊マニラ新聞記事


“Visual Artist Atsuko Yamagata , artworks about immigration in Hokkaido”
Hokkaido News Paper 北海道新聞 Nov 3, 2017

北海道新聞 2017/11/3

“Nakanojo Biennale 2017” printed an artwork’s photo on OZ Magazine, issued on Sep 2017

“Nakanojo Biennale 2017” printed an artwork’s photo on ONESTORY, issued on Sep 2017

中之条ビエンナーレ2017 ONESTORY
Catalogue / brochure for Monica Delgado’s, Michelle Pérez’ and Atsuko Yamagata’s exhibition “Form Out of Material, Material Out of Form” 11 NOV – 29 DEC 2017 at Galleria Duemila, 210 Loring St. 1300 Pasay City, Philippines
Catalogue Form Out Of Material Material Out Of Form


“Seeking for being Japanese -Visual Artist Atsuko Yamagata” The Daily Manila Shimbun (newspaper) , Feb 13, 2015

マニラ新聞 2015/2/13

Exhibition note of Underground Gallery – Pause and Play by Lisa Ito , August 18, 2015


“The Ties of Creativity” AGUNG published by National Commission for Culture and the Arts, Number 1 in 2015,

“Fragmented histology at SM City Baliwag” Philippine Daily Inquirer , Mar 12, 2015

Philippine Daily Inquirer 2015/3/12

About Me

Manila based visual artist , Atsuko Yamagata was born in Sapporo City, Hokkaido, Japan. She is basically a self-taught artist. She moved to Tokyo to get into a university, and majored in Indonesian language and cultural study of South Eastern Asia. After taking Bachelors Degree, Yamagata’s interest had been directed to present her thoughts by painting, such as her experiences and feelings in other countries and cultures.

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