Yoichiro Kawaguchi
computer artist

The Japanese computer artist mainly works in the area of HDTV (High Definition TV). In his projects he likes to experiment with organic shapes.



Eggy - 1990

Yoichiro Kawaguchi was born on Tanegashima Island in 1952.
 He received his Master of Fine Arts from Tokyo University of Education in 1978. Currently he is Associate Professor of Computer Graphics Art at Art & Science Lab, Department of Art, Nippon Electronics College, Tokyo. 1975 first computer images, since 1986 involved in research work for High Definition TV (HDTV).
 Selected exhibitions: Biennale di Venezia 1986; Japan Pavilion EXPO 86, Vancouver; Ars Electronica, Linz 1986; AUSGRAPH 89, Sydney; SIGGRAPH 90, Dallas. Numerous awards, e.g. "Eurographics '84"; Grand Prix PARIGRAPH 87; First Prize "Imagina 91".

 Yoichiro Kawaguchi was awarded a Distinction by the Prix Ars Electronica jury for his entry Eggy in the category Computer Animation

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From http://www.aec.at/prix/kunstler/Eykawaguchi at Ars Electronica