Profile


1965 Born in Wakayama prefecture
 
1971 Moved from Shirahama city to Shingu city
1988

Graduated from Tama Art University
Started working in C.P.A.co.LTD. the only company in Japan which deals with wax figure

1990

Started creating works of art side by side with working for the company
Hold group exhibition, “Sexy Pink’90”(Ginza/Futaba Gallery).It was the first exhibition of my wax sculpture

1991

Co-produced wax figure of Senoh Kappa, a Japanese stage designer in C.P.A.co.LTD.
Resigned C.P.A. co.LTD.

1992

A work of wax sculpture was introduced in the magazine “S&M Sniper”(Million Publishing co.LTD.)
Took office as production staff of wax museum in Tokyo Tower. Remade wax figure of Frank Zappa

1995

Made wax figure of  Maeda Hisakichi, the chairman of Nippon Television City co.LTD. and the founder of Tokyo Tower

1996

Hold solo exhibition, “The first solo exhibition of 31years old wax sculptor Sugimoto Hideki-Sex and Märchen”(Kanda/Hiranagachobashi Gallery)

1999

An interview as a record collector was appeared in “ Who’s who of record collectors”, a serialization in the magazine “Record Collectors”(Music Magazine co.LTD.), with works of wax sculpture

2000 Hold group exhibition “PiPOP”(Shibuya/ Le Deco)
2001 Took part in an exhibition “NiCAF”(Yurakucho/Tokyo International Forum)
2004 Hold solo exhibition “Exhibition of wax sculptures by Sugimoto Hideki”(Kudanshita/Gallery Naruyama)
2005 Took part in an exhibition “Art Fair Tokyo” (Yurakucho/ Tokyo International Forum)
2006

Took part in an exhibition “Art@Agnes 2006”(Kagurazaka/ The Agnes Hotel and Apartments Tokyo)
A work of wax sculpture was introduced in the feature article of “Discovery of Handicrafts! Japanese art is amazing!” in the magazine “Bijutsu Techo” (Bijutsu Shuppan-Sha co.LTD.)
A work of wax sculpture was introduced in the article “Portraits of next-generation artists” in the book “What has happened in art?”(Noi Sawaragi/Kokushokankoukai co.LTD.)

2009

Resigned from production staff of wax museum in Tokyo Tower. During my eighteen years’work there, I dealt with 122 figures.

2010 Re-started creating works of wax sculptures