The selection of a winner in most Designer Toy Awards categories is overseen by our current DTA Judging Panel. Comprised of a select group of professionals within the field - artists, producers, commentators, and others - each brings their unique expertise and perspective to the selection process. We are honored to introduce our standing DTA Panel.
T9G is an artist living in Tokyo. Having acquired modeling techniques when he worked as a toy figure sculptor, he has worked many pieces both original and for others. He loves using doll eyes in his works, producing three-dimensional shapes that reflect his special worldview. He has held private exhibitions not only in Japan but also abroad, such as in the U.S.A., Taiwan, and Hong Kong.