Masami Uota

Masami Uota

Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan

About Masami Uota

Established Com Arc Ltd on 1985 to produce apparel and interior in Tokyo.

On 2013 moved to Kyoto to be engaged to an enterprise on traditional Japanese color tones.

On 2016 started column,“Various colors,” on a local paper to introduce a color a day on November. The column is now on 3 local papers.

Currently produce “Collage art with traditional Japanese colors” which is on a base of hand crafted Japanese paper with theme as Arashiyama, famous landscape area where I live currently, sticking to unique color tones.

In general, I turn traditional Japanese colors ,which are used for accessories for traditional Japanese outfit and grass/wood-dye, into contemporary art.

* Entitled to 1st class color tone cordinator

* Color analist approved by International Color Design Association

* Official member of Japan Color Tone Achademy


Graduated from Kyoto Saga University of Art and Tokyo Culture Outfit College