Toru Fujimoto CV



  • 2007-2011            Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam
    bachelor in Fine Arts
  • 2004-2006           Hiko Mizuno College of Jewelry in Tokyo
    diploma in Jewelry Design Product Course



  • Oct 2015-…         Japanese Folkloric Dance Research Society / Tokyo, Japan
    Kagura and Bangaku by Takeko Sudo
  • Oct 2015-…         Hatha yoga in Watanabe yoga studio / Saitama, Japan
  • April 2015            music theory workshop by Alejandro Espiricueta
    / San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
  • 2012-2014           Seifu-kai school of traditional sword arts / Tokyo, Japan
    Kenjutsu and  Battojutsu by Takara Takanashi
  • 2011                      “Live Works” performance workshop by Pien Vrijhof
    at Rietveld Academie / Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Created theater plays:


  • 27,28 Dec   “One drop of the moon” performed with Blanca y Milio at Wapani/Paliacate, San Cristóbal de las Casas / Mexico
  • 16 Nov   “Deep in the forest” performed with Enrique Ballinas, Esteban Gardella at theater Daniel Zebadua, San Cristobal de las Casas / Mexico
  • 02/2014   “the time travel” -a futuristic meeting in the past- by “performancehuis tokyo” at Inhabit antiques & deco / Tokyo Japan


Organized project and given workshop:

  • Oct 2013 – Feb 2014   organized a creative community “performancehuis tokyo” / Tokyo Japan
  • Nov 2012           body performance workshop and open discussion, organised by O-Jewel, supported by Art Affair Tokyo lab, at Trans Arts Tokyo, Japan


Musical experiences:

  • 5 Dec 2015   solo concert with DJ Marvin in a DJ event “SWING” at club heaven / Saitama, Japan
  • 14 Apr 2014   guest didgeridoo player in a concert of Yamato Yamazaki at Mountain Cafe Shintokorozawa / Saitama, Japan
  • 2011-…   practicing in a improvisation band / Amsterdam The Netherlands
  • performing in a musical visual art collective “The Young Shaman Perspective”
    a project by Rubin van Kooyk / The Netherlands
    Feb 2011          De Oude Kerk / Amsterdam
    Dec 2010          WEI / Eindhoven
    Dec 2010          Steim / Amsterdam
    Dec 2010          DIY Church radio show on Radio23


works and exhibitions:

  • 03/2014   ”A sunny god” a performance for a jewellery work of Nina Sajet “sunny ruff” in “Holland Japonizm” organized by o-jewel, Art Fair Tokyo at Tokyo International Forum / Japan
  • 11/2012            body performance “装い心/Yosooi Gokoro” supported by O-Jewel in Art Affair Tokyo lab at Trans Arts Tokyo, Kanda
  •  10/2010          performed in a Japanese cultural event “Tsubaki” at Mediamatic, Amsterdam
  • 04/2010          performed in “Shelter 01” with Caetano Carvalho / OT301, Amsterdam
  • 03/2010          performed in “The Beehive Experiment” with Caetano Carvalho / AWA gallery, Amsterdam


Japan Jewellery Art Competition 2006/ selected in student section:

  • Aug     Mitsubishi-Jisho Artium/Fukuoka
  • Aug     Sendai Mediatheque/Sendai
  • Jul     Inter National Design Center/Nagoya
  • May     The Museum of Arts & Crafts/Itami
  • May   The Ueno Royal Museum/Tokyo