1914 Born in Suzuka city, Mie Prefecture, Japan
1933 Started drawing paintings on his own after influenced by a poet in his neighborhood, Noda Riichi
1996 Died at the age of 87
Continued drawing paintings while working as a banker in the daytime, Asano started making abstract oeuvres with a scratching technique from the late 50’s. His representation with numerous sharp lines has been pursued throughout his life and created his original world of lyricism.