Takashi Shallow

Takashi Shallow (he/they) is a teaching artist whose experiments intersect visual art with new media and performance. He completed a BA in Fashion Design at Dominican University then an MFA at the University of Chicago where their experience as a teaching assistant for Theaster Gates inspired new trajectories for Shallow’s material gathering process. He teaches art and music at the University of Chicago and is a board member of the Chicago Japanese American Historical Society. Dazed Digital includes them in the article 10 of the best Chicago artists right now and The Arts Club of Chicago has named him a Visual Arts Fellow.

See the assorted tabs to view Shallow’s ongoing projects. You may also view a portfolio of one-off projects here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1TzX5R4CrjL2keJ3JKpYwLnv3qCXpWmwI

Contact Takashi at: gesamtchicago@gmail.com

Photo by Sarah Elizabeth Larson