in 1924 , Mitsuo Aida was born
in Ashikaga, Tochigi prefecture.
He was attracted to brush-and-ink calligraphy and tanka
poetry in his pre-World War II system middle-school days.
Later, he established his original style based on My
Words My Writing producing a great number of artworks.
in 1984, his works became widely renowned after his book
Ningen Damono(Because I'm human ) was published.
in 1991, he passed away at the age of 67.
in 1996, the Mitsuo Aida Museum was opened in the Ginza
area of Tokyo.
in 2003, it has moved to new location, Tokyo International