Profile of Chemi Akutami
Born in Gifu City, Gifu Prefecture. Grow under the mother of an artist by touching paintings and pottery.
2012, Started his artist creative activity has started in Europe solely and debuted as a solo exhibition at the center of contemporary Paris, Marais.
He is expressing the beautiness of the Japanese modern to the world. His activity is more around world than in Japan
2015, he received huge praise from a local curator at his solo exhibition in Parris, that made him invited to VERSACE Fashion Art 2015 with his art work.
Spring of 2016, established Kimono fashion brand called [ AKITSU ]. The design of [ AKITSU ] is based on Kimono which is Japanese classical outfit but the style is really modern and simple for the world.
And at the same time, he established “ONEART Institute” for starting charity activity for seeking into a talent of disable children to create art works with them.
The part of the profit of the charity activity is returning to them parents as a scholarship.
The activity has picked up by many of Japanese medias because it has great social significance.Even now, ”ONEART” enthusiastic about expanding this activity nationwide
2019, Kimono brand [ AKITSU ] debuted at Paris Fashion Week.
2020, started [Seven thousand falls and eight thousand rises] project for against the circumstance of covid-19.