Shunsaku Hayashi (b.1992) is a Japanese artist. He studied at Goldsmiths,
University of London as a trainee under the Japan Cultural Ministry Abroad
Research Fellowship for up-and-coming artists from 2012 to 2015.
His recent animation won Golden Horseman for Animated Film at 28th
FILMFEST DRESDEN, and it was shortlisted for several international
competition, such as Tampere Film Festival, Raindance film festival, and
Ars Electronica.


【Prize and Grants】
2016 Won Filmfest Dresden <Golden Horseman for Animated Film>
    Shortlisted for Tampere Film Festival
    Shortlisted for Palm Springs Short Fest
    Shortlisted for Atlanta Film Festival
2015 Shortlisted for Raindance Film Festival
    Shortlisted for Ars Electronica
    Won Crystal Palace Film Festiva <Best Animation>
    Shortlisted for neo:artprize2015
2013 Shortlisted for Belgrade Documentary and Short Film Festival
2012-15  Recipient of Japan Cultural Ministry Abroad Research Fellowship for up-and-coming artist
2012 Shortlisted for Short Short Film Festival & Asia 2012
2011 Shortlisted for International FIlm Festival ETIUDA & ANIMA 2011
    Nomura Foundation Art Grant
2007 [10th]JapanMedia Arts Festival <Art Divisin/Encouragement Prize>
2006 EPSON Color Imaging Contest 2005 <Second Prize>

【Exhibition / Screening】
2015 SIGGRAPH ASIA 2015 / Japan
    Usurp zone5 Film Festival / London, UK
    Visions Du Reel (library catalogue) / Switherland
    Athens Digital Arts Festival / Greece
2014 Athens Video Art Festival / Athens, Greece
    Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival / Hawick, Scotland

    Portugul Underground Film Festiva
2013 2012-13 Trip of Collection / Art Zone, Kyoto
    Japan Media Arts Festivali in Yamanashi / Yamanashi, Japan
    Belgrade Documentary and Short Film Festival / Serbia
    Roving Eye Film Festival / United States
2012 Bite: Artists Making Print / Malls Gallery, London
    Cut Out Fest / Mexico
2011  solo: "Drawing Exhibition 2011" / KEIHAN City Mall, Osaka
2010 Asia Graph 2010  / National museum of emerging science and innovation, Tokyo
2009 solo: "IN THE HEAD" / HEP HALL, Osaka
2007 solo: "Going on Neil" / HEP HALL, Osaka
   SIGGRAPH 2007 / California. United States
2006 solo: "Tafel Anatomie" / Tokyo Wonder Site, Tokyo
    solo: "Gabaku TERRO" / HEP HALL, Osaka

2009  appeared : TV Commercial “Tokyo Mode Gakuen”
2008  interview: Free Magazine “Vice v15 n11”
2007  published art book "A Heart and an Ostrich Feather"
    stage art - Play"Faust" / HEP HALL, Osaka