Takigawa Poster to be Part of International Communication Project, exhibited in Venice, Italy

The Italian design initiative, Natural Recall, will open its inaugural exhibition on November 22, 2014, at Serri dei Giardini in Venice, Italy. Natural Recall is a non-profit cultural project, “born from the synergy of people with different skills and experience, united in the common aim of raising the creative community and stimulating the…

Jerry Takigawa of the Center for Photographic Art thinks he has the right equation for PIE. —Walter Ryce

The PIE Labs, a four-day artistic development retreat, provide an opportunity to create space in your life—to allow for fertile, peripheral thinking. Explore your artistic vision from the inside out. We all know that a mastery of technique falls short without creativity, but when both are combined—when authenticity merges with technology—the whole is greater…

Jerry talks about creativity, Grace in Uncertainty, and the need to spend a little time looking in.

Writer/publisher/photographer Richard Whittaker interviews Jerry Takigawa for Works and Conversations online. Read the interview here.

Jerry Takigawa Photograph wins Gold Award in International Competition

Untitled F-406, from Jerry Takigawa’s False Food photo series, has won a Gold Medal Award in the 2014 San Francisco International Photography Exhibition. This year’s competition received 2600 entries from 635 photographers in 51 countries. The winning photographs, selected by Griffin Museum of Photography director and curator, Paula Tognarelli, will be…

Book Ends: Talk, Reception and Raffle, Saturday, June 28th

Cara Barer and Mary Ellen Bartley will discuss their work at 3 pm, Saturday, June 28, at Sunset Center’s Carpenter Hall. The exhibit, curated by Jerry Takigawa, highlights two artists whose love of books developed into remarkable images. The reception, from 4 to 6 pm at the Center for Photographic Art’s gallery, will also…

Jerry Takigawa’s False Food images are featured in Center for Art + Thought’s new online exhibition: Food Worlds

Los Angeles’ Center for Art + Thought seeks to harness the potential of digital and new media technologies in order to foster dialogues between artists, scholars, and the broader public. CA+T believes that the convergence of art and critical thought is a crucial way to generate new modes of knowledge production and creative…

Jerry Takigawa: Form and Content

In conjunction with his exhibition, “Landscapes of Presence,” Jerry will discuss his art and process this Saturday at the Pacific Grove Art Center.

Jerry Takigawa gallery discussion:  Saturday, May 3, 1:00–2:00 pm

Pacific Grove Art Center: 568 Lighthouse Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950

“False Food: A Metaphor for Survival” opens at Green Chalk Contemporary

Green Chalk Contemporary is very pleased to present False Food: A Metaphor for Survival. The show will feature selected photographs from Jerry Takigawa’s recent exhibition at the Museum of Craft and Design, in San Francisco.

Commenting on his exhibition, JoAnn Edwards, Executive Director of the Museum of Craft and Design wrote: “Jerry Takigawa’s…