Yusaku Imamura is the Founder and Director of Tokyo Wonder Site, a non-profit creative space founded in 2001 that focuses on supporting emerging artists in Japan, especially through the vehicle of residencies. He is a trained architect with extensive experience in cultural policy. His primary focus is in the areas of creative industries, urban planning and education. He is also Counselor on Special Issues to the Governor for the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and on a Board Member of Res Artis, the worldwide network of artist-residencies and residential art centres.