Katsuhito Nishikawa , born in Tokyo in 1949 is a Japanese visual artist . He studied at Keio University (Japan), Tokyo University (Tokyo), then at the Munich School of Fine Arts (Germany) and at the Düsseldorf Academy of Fine Arts (Germany). ). He taught for many years at the Academy of Fine Arts in Hamburg (Germany) and the School of Art and Design in Reims (France). He currently lives in Neuss (Germany).
After having come to settle partially in Europe in the early 1980s , he is exposed in Japan, the United States, South Korea, Germany, Italy, Brazil, Great Britain and France where he signs twenty or so public commissions in the urban space.
In 2012, at the request of the ARTE television channel, he made a collection of 35 sculptures under the title “Traces”.