Yusuke Takagi majored in Sociology in Meijigakuin University. After graduating from there in 2005, he`s worked as a freelance photographer. Since 2010, he used a artist name, Katsuo TAKAHASHI, but he`s used real name again since 2016.

Award (incliding Katsuo TAKAHASHI)

Human Rights Award in FCCT/OnAsia PHOTO CONTEST 2010

KL INTERNATIONAL PHOTOAWARDS 2012 Portrait Category Finalist

Steidl Book Award In Japan 2016 Long List

Special Prize in FUAM Istanbul photobook festival Dummy award 2017

Exhibition(incliding Katsuo TAKAHASHI)

2010  “The Prison Called Burma”/ FCCT

2012  ”Abandoned”/Zen Foto Gallery

 

Group Exhibition (incliding Katsuo TAKAHASHI)

 2012  “Tohoku - Images of a Disaster” / The Burunei Gallery in London

 2012  “Images of Tohoku”/ FCCT

 2013  “Burma Untold” / forty-five downstairs gallery in Melbourne

 2013  The 6th Jeonju Photo Festival in Korea

 2016  2016 PHOTOBOOK AS OBJECT EXHIBITION

 2017  TOKYO Documentary Photo

Book Exhibition

2017 Istanbul Photobook Festival 2017

2017 Schwarzer Motang

2017 Sicily Photobook Festival


 Workshop

 2008 Photo Workshop by Garry Knight and Philip Blenkinshop in Cambodia

 2016 Photobook as Object byYumi GOTO and Jan ROSSEL in Riminders Project Stronghold


 Publication(incliding Katsuo TAKAHASHI)

 2012  “A Year After Fukushima” for Human Rights Watch

 2012 “Abandonded” by Zen Foto Gallery