Akane Takayama is an international contemporary sculpterer living in Hertfordshire, England. Her award winning work involves elements of social inclusion in an extension of her belief that contemporary art should be more widely accessible.
DOGTokyo2017: 《犬》DOG公共装置艺术——东京展 by高山 (article in Chinese Translation by Natalie Ku) 向固定概念挑战的现代艺术雕刻展 地点：东京上野恩赐公园内 喷水广场旁 展期：2017年10月21日 ~ 22日 （周六及周日） 9:30am ~ 4:30pm DOGTokyo2017现代艺术展是一个对于身处消费社会的大众的价值观，以轻松随意的态度作出挑战的企划展览。此展览已在伦敦市内皇家公园里举行，并获得空前成功，广受大众喜爱。...read more
DOG surfing hedge in small English village. DOGTokyo2017 took time out from a busy schedule to do a bit of hedge surfing. This is a great pastime for the DOGs, they love it. Life has been so busy for everyone in the team that we all need to take a break...read more
Welham Green contemporary artist Akane Takayama, has won an award for her public art sculpture DOGTokyo2017. The Asahi Shimbun Foundation Award comes from the most respected Japanese daily newspaper's art foundation. Asahi Shimbun is recognised for...read more
DOGTokyo2017 meets Bertie in Welham Green. Bertie is a Miniature Schnauzer dog who lives with Jo. She met Akane Takayama and introduced Bertie to one of her DOGs. Bertie liked the DOG and was very interested in it. This is not a surprise as Akane has found...read more
The North Mymms Social Club is a lively and very friendly institution for the inhabitants of Welham Green. The club is for members only and an annual membership costs £20. In return for this, the members enjoy a friendly, safe atmosphere, facilities such...read more
DOGTokyo2017: The construction of the DOG sculptures for the November 2017 installation has now been completed. Akane Takayama and her team in Tokyo have been creating the sculptures and the transport crates over the last two months. The work has been...read more