kopfkino  Ayano Igarashi



Born in Tokyo in 1987

Graduated at University of Tokyo Art Creation from Interior Architecture Design section  



After graduated university, while taking part of creation of many works for theater stages, arts and decors for movies, she began her own activities to realize her unique vision she had had for many years.


Surnamed as “kopfkino” which means “fantasy” in German, she creates imaginary plant specimens by combining a piece of paper with mineral objects. She gives them shape taking the formative beauty of beautiful plants and colors them picking up color each color from natural objects.







Selected exhibitions

2024 First solo exhibition “Hakushi -weißes papier-” msb gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2023   “What if museum exhibition” usaginonedoko, Kyoto, Japan

           “Jeweler's caravan” Chiroptére store, Osaka, Japan

           “Night Museum” Guignol, Osaka, Japan

           “How to enjoy the rainy day” ranbu, Osaka, Japan

           “SICF24” Spiral Hall, Tokyo, Japan

2022   Tombo Pencil×minne FAN ART STUDIO, illustrated in May and June

2017   “touch”SMART SHIP GALLERY, Tokyo, Japan