Yassan (Yasushi Takahashi) was born in Saitama Prefecture, Japan in 1977.
He graduated from Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music (Inter Media Art Course) in 2004.
He is interested in geo-located media, and as he began GPS Drawing, his first work was authorized by GuinnessWorld Records (as “the Largest GPS Drawing”).
His work has been showcased on television, in magazines, and over 2,000 news and web publications worldwide.
1977 born in Japan
2004 graduate Tokyo Univ. of Fine Arts
2008 start GPS Drawing Project
2009 start Portrait Comparison Project
2011 start Honmachi Project
2012 authorized Guinness World Records (Largest GPS Drawing)
2015 Geo-located Gadget & Application Award (Idea Section)
1999 Koshirakura Landscape Workshop.
1999 Toride Art Project (Toride, JAPAN)
2000 Slow Box / After Image (Uonuma Resion, JAPAN)
2000 Koshirakura Landscape Workshop
2001 Lodging Tokyo/London (Tokyo & London)
2001 Fujino International Art Symposium (Fujino, JAPAN)
2002 Rhythm of Town (Kobe, JAPAN)
2002 Reisbureau MIMASU (Tilburg, NETHERLANDS)
2012 C-DEPOT (SPIRAL Gallery, Tokyo
& Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse, Yokohama)
2013 Shin-Ikebukuro Montparnasse (Tokyo)
2013 Randy Art Hills vol.17 (Tokyo)
2013 Tokyo Designers Week (Tokyo)
2014 ART FAIR C-DEPOT -Shapes of HEART- (Seibu Shibuya, Tokyo)
2014 EXHIBITION "T"-DEPOT (Tokyo)
2014 Soccer ball Art Exhibition (Seibu Shibuya, Tokyo)
2014 SONICART 2014 (Makuhari Messe, Chiba)
2014 Tokyo Designers Week (Tokyo)
2015 Shin-Ikebukuro Montparnasse (Tobu Ikebukuro, Tokyo)
2015 Hagoita Art Project (Takashimaya Shinjuku, Tokyo)
2015 PEACE on Earth Project (around the world)
Nissha Foundation for Printing Culture and Technology
Nissha Printing Communications
Royal Park Hotel Haneda