She draws yoga poses with ink(墨) and brush (筆).
She is a yogini and learning suiboku-ga.
Her art works are in Asia Creative Art Exhibition 2018 at the National Art Center, Tokyo.
She hold her exhibition "間・ま・Ma" with a calligrapher, Tohko Iwama at Seietsudo in Ginza, Tokyo.
She hold her exhibition "Breath-n-Brush 16h28" at Ouchi Gallery in NYC.
portfolio at JCAT NY
She hold her first art exhibition "Breath-n-Brush" at Café & GalerÍa PARADA in Kichijoji, Tokyo.
The encounter with Kakou Imagawa was 2012. Thereafter, I learn Calligraphy and Hanging Scroll/Folding Screen Art under her.
2010 - 2011
She drew illustrations for “Yoga Heart” by her yoga instructor, her friend, and a great author Leza Lowitz.
2005 - present
She began yoga at Sun & Moon Yoga and became a dedicated student.
After taking a wide range of classes and workshops there, she realized her own physical and mental transformation.
2002 - present
She discovered the suiboku-ga (ink drawings) of Tohun Kobayashi and started drawing under his instruction.
The creativity of suiboku-ga inspires her very much.
1995 - present
She is an Instructor of Japanese language and offering private lessons for foreign businesspeople and their families in Tokyo.
For her, these lessons are very important and a constant reminder to respect the Japanese culture.
She can be reached online through Facebook (Akiko Tanimoto) .