PROFILE
山本 陽介 Yousuke Yamamoto
彫刻家/「HORIYO 彫陽」代表。12月14日、日本国大阪府生まれ。
幼少期より彫刻に目覚め、10代より岸和田市で筒井伸師、岸田恭司師の元で修行を積む。日本全国の地車(山車・太鼓台・やぐら・神社仏閣)新調の彫刻作品を数多く手掛ける。大修復にも多数参加。2010年には「HORIYO彫陽」を旗揚げ、自身が代表を務める。強い信念のもと、彫り出される彫刻群は日本古来の精神を伝承しつつ、革新的であり、日本のみならず、海外からも注目をされる。彫刻作品で、日本、世界へ訴えかける。
Born in Osaka, Japan on December 14th
He was awakened to the art of sculpture from a very young age, and from his teens he studied underShin Tsutsui and Kyouji Kishida. He has been responsible for handling new sculptures for danjiri (dashi, taikodai, yagura, and jinjabukkaku) in areas all over Japan, as well as participating in large-scale repair.
‘HORIYO’ was launched in 2010, with the artist working as the representative.
With a base of strong conviction, the sculptures continue the oral traditions of ancient Japan with innovativeness, and have received attention not only in Japan, but overseas. These sculptures represent Japan making its appeal to the world.

2014
  • At the request of contemporary artist Hisashi Tenmyouya, the Hisashi Tenmyouya X Yousuke Yamamoto ‘Akashi no Tou’ presentation was held (Mizuma Art Gallery).
  • Presented the Heisei large-scale repairs to danjiri in Kitaootomochou, Tondabayashi City, Osaka Prefecture.
2015
  • Scheduled presentation of new danjiri carvings at Miyakojima Shrine, Osaka City, Osaka Prefecture.
  • Scheduled presentation of Heisei large-scale repairs to danjiri from Minamibetsui, Tondabayashi City, Osaka prefecture.
2016
  • Scheduled presentation of new danjiri with the artist as primary representative in Ebitani, Tondabayashi City, Osaka Prefecture.