Takahiro Hirata

Takahiro Hirata (Japan)

‘Arrowhead Dark Night Shine’, Tumbarumba

Takahiro Hirata holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Oil Painting) from Nagoya University of Arts. He has exhibited in 10 solo exhibitions in Nagoya, Japan and is represented in many public and private

collections including Asago Museum, Makurazaki City, Town of Cottesloe and a major private collection in New Zealand. He was a finalist in the in the 24th Ube Biennale International Sculpture Competition in 2011 and won first prize at the 10th Asago Art Village Award Exhibition in 2011 as part of the Asago Biennale. Hirata has exhibited at Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi seven times since 2012 and Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe eight times since 2014.