Hiroshi Takizawa is an artist and photographer born in 1983. After studying psychology at university, he began making and exhibiting photographic work. His recent works use stone, rock, and concrete as motifs. Takizawa employs techniques such as scanning and re-photographing to convert photographs into a three-dimensional objects and bring to focus their effects on perception. His recent publication MASS was shortlisted for Paris Photo First Photobook Award.