EYE is best known as a member of the BOREDOMS since the 80’s, and has released 14 albums as BOREDOMS. He joined the Bill Haswell Project and went on tour with NakedCity, Sonic Youth, and LOLLAPALOOZA. He has performed live with 77 drums in Brooklyn, New York on July 7, 2007 and with 88 drums on August 8, 2008 in Los Angeles, California as part of the same project. EYE is an accomplished visual artist - his work includes collaborations with Shinro Ohtake, and he has designed many record covers, including the jacket of the Beck album Midnight Vultures and exhibitions in various countries. His work is combined in his collection book NANOO, ONGALOO, and WEOEM. He started as a DJ since the 90’s, influenced by U-STAR, and with a compound eye, he acts many different performances with different stage names. As AEO, he also collaborates with Taeji Sawai, and is experimenting by using sensors during his projects.. The artist’s official name is Yamataka EYE.
80年代よりBOREDOMS の活動と平行してBill LaswellのプロジェクトやNakedCity、Sonic YouthやLOLLAPALOOZAのツアーに参加、BOREDOMSとしては14枚のアルバム制作、07/7/7 NYにて77台のドラムでのライブ、08年にはLAにて88台で同プロジェクトを行う。 アート関連では大竹伸朗とのコラボレイトや、 作品集としてNANOO,ONGALOO, WEOEMの3冊を刊行他、 BECKのmidnight valtuerジャケット制作、各国でのエキシビジョン等。 DJはU-STARに影響をうけ90年代よりスタート、REMIX、別名義は多く複眼的な活動。 AEO名義で澤井タエジらとセンサーによるプロジェクトもおこなっている。 ヤマタカEYEが正式名称。