Naoki Kimura is a photographic artist who based in New York City/TOKYO(2017-), gone over to the US in 1987. He has been creating only Original-print works using basic monochrome. He has produced many pieces of fine art photography set in Europe atmosphere. Kimura’s guiding concept is “Nagi-fluctuation”. A word with Zen-like undertones, “Nagi” expresses Kimura’s quest to capture in the frame those fleeting instance of “fluctuation” with it’s Qualia created by the interplay of time and space in a particular place.
Kimura’s work over that last few years has moved in a more honed direction to acquire a depth and solemnity works, which have been succeeded even to works in Japan as setting for his subject, that has found a devoted audience among US and Euro collectors.
木村尚樹 写真美術作家｡１９８７年渡米､NY ・東京(2017年より）を拠点｡モノクロームを基本としたオリジナルプリント作品のみを手掛ける｡ヨーロッパを舞台とした写真美術作品を数多く発表｡禅的な趣のある「凪-ゆらぎ」というテーマを以て､時間と空間が交わる場所に立ち上がる清鑑なゆらぎとその質感-クオリアを切り取る｡近年､日本に被写体を求めた作品にも受け継がれている､気高くも奥行きのある木村の作品は､欧米の多くのコレクターに熱い支持を得ている｡