Koichiro Takagi is a Japanese artist, making artworks on the theme, “uncomfortableness”.
He creates the bright colored mystic world by distorting and patchworking of the present and the past, the reality and the fantasy.
Koichiro Takagi learned silk-screen printing in San Francisco then he moved to New York after graduation from school, and started his career as a painter.
Enjoying quite different atmosphere from both the east and west coast of the U.S.A., he has been produced a lot of artworks.
In mid 2005 he jumped back to his hometown, Tokyo. He joins many group exhibitions as well as holds some solo exhibitions. He is proficient in graphical design such as Illustration and stenciled spraypainting.
Koichiro’s designs have been applied to Paul Smith, Beams and others.