Michio Takayama 1903 – 1994


Gallery Representation

The Michio Takayama Estate is represented by
the David Richard Gallery in Santa Fe.
(505) 983-9555


Biography Project

Michio with Wako on her first visit to Taos, 1967


Wako Takayama, Michio’s granddaughter, researched the life and art of her grandfather.

She presented a paper titled Michio Takayama: Tokyo to Taos at the Southwest Art History Conference (SWAHC) on October 14, 1999 and wrote an essay in the Retrospective Catalog.

Thank you to everyone who participated in the project.

Wako can be reached at mtaka (at) wakotakayama.com

Michio Takayama (1903-1994) was committed to his art first and foremost. He expressed his vision of both inner beauty and physical majesty in richly-layered, vibrant abstract paintings.

The Michio Takayama Estate is represented by the David Richard Gallery | 544 South Guadalupe Street, Santa Fe, NM 87501 | P (505) 983-9555