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Hokkaido Artist Profile

Born in 1946, Shin Taga is a self taught award winning artist, and one of the very finest draftsman renowned for his detailed and surreal copper etchings. With numerous exhibitions around the world since the 1970s, Shin's work is well sought after by independent galleries with a cult following in Berlin and Stockholm.