Born in Shanghai in 1941 and raised in Kagoshima, Japan, Momo Yama is a principal figure in the Japanese fine and street art scene. The multicultural background artist is a master in the different artistic styles. His creative experiences include the world of fashion, fine art, street art, and the entertainment industry. His works often depict urban scenes and city landscapes with an aesthetic that recalls German Expressionists in the 20th century. He has established himself as a masterful contemporary artist by incorporating multiculturalism in his work.