Designer, Engineer, New Media Artist
Takeshi MUKAI was born in Japan.
He graduated from International Academy of Media Arts and Sciences (IAMAS).
He develops and plans primarily for iOS apps, and designs graphics and interactive experiences. He is also a new media artist focusing on visual arts, and exploring new ways of visual experience with mindsets of both fields: ‘Design and Engineering’.
He received awards including the Grand Prix, ZKM AppArtAward (GERMANY), Yahoo! JAPAN Internet Creative Award (JAPAN), and also as a participant artist, has been exhibited works at various events in Japan and other countries, such as ICC (JAPAN), FILE (BRAZIL), etc.
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
The Grand Prix, ZKM AppArtAward 2013 Augmented Reality Art (GERMANY)
Prize Award, Yahoo! JAPAN Internet Creative Award 2013 (JAPAN)
Jury Selection, 17th Japan Media Arts Festival |by Masayuki AKAMATSU + ARART| (JAPAN)
Finalist, WTN AWARD 2013 ENTERTAINMENT (USA)
Selected Participant, FILE SP 2013 (BRAZIL)
Prize Award, 2012 ASIA DIGITAL ART AWARD (JAPAN)
Nomination, 17th Campus Genius Award (JAPAN)
International Children Film Festival 2016 (JRCC / Sharjah, UAE)
AR MUSEUM (Sendai Mediatheque / Sendai, JAPAN)
AR MUSEUM (Kintetsu Art Hall / Yokkaichi, JAPAN)
FILE METRO 2015 (SESI-SP Art Gallery / Sao Paulo, BRAZIL)
AR MUSEUM (TELEPIA / Nagoya, JAPAN)
FILE CURITIBA 2014 (Centro Cultural Sistema Fiep / Curitiba, BRAZIL)
Speculum Artium 2014 (Delavski dom Trbovlje / Trbovlje, SLOVENIA)
FILE SP 2014 (SESI-SP Art Gallery / Sao Paulo, BRAZIL)
FILE RIO 2014 (Oi Futuro / Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL)
AR Kids Plaza (Kids Plaza Osaka / Osaka, JAPAN)
The World Technology Summit & Awards 2013 (TIME&LIFE Building / New York, USA)
Gifu AR Museum (Softopia Japan / Ogaki, JAPAN)
FILE BH 2013 (Oi Futuro em BH / Belo Horizonte, BRAZIL)
ICC Kids Program 2013 ‘Seeing Objects Moving AR Museum’ (NTT InterCommunication Center [ICC] / Tokyo, JAPAN)
FILE SP 2013 (SESI-SP Art Gallery / Sao Paulo, BRAZIL)
AppArtAward Exhibitions 2013 (ZKM Media Museum / Karlsruhe, GERMANY)
ARART Double Sense (Culture Station 284 and Seoul Square Media Canvas / Seoul, KOREA)
SAPPORO ART STAGE 2012 (Sapporo Chikamichi / Sapporo, JAPAN)
ARART Exhibition (ATTIC / Sapporo, JAPAN)
IAMAS 2011 GRADUATION EXHIBITION (Softopia Japan / Ogaki, JAPAN)