President, Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences (IAMAS)
Born in Tokyo, 1958. SEKIGUCHI Atsuhito graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts and finished the Graduate School of Tokyo University of the Arts. Since 1980, he has been presenting his works as an artist, which mainly consist of paintings and media installations. He has been a professor at the International Academy of Media Arts and Sciences since 1996, and at the Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences (IAMAS) since 2001. Currently, he serves as the President of IAMAS. His activities encompass not only Media Arts and information design, but also the study of the archive display in the areas of art information science, history of art, traditional art and archeology. His works include Chikyu no Tsukurikata (How to Create the Earth) and Keikan Series (Landscape Series). His books include Digital Rakuchu Rakugai Zu Byobu [Shimane-ken Bihon] (A Folding Screen Painting of Scenes of in and around Kyoto) (joint authorship, Tankosha Publishing).