Yasunao Tone is a Japanese artist who has worked with many different types of media throughout his career. He was born in
Tokyo, Japan in 1935, and he graduated from Chiba Japanese National University in 1957, majoring in Japanese literature. He
became active in the Fluxus movement in the 1960s and moved to the United States in 1972. He organized and participated
in many noise music performance groups such as Group Ongaku, Hi-Red Center, Team Random (the first computer art group
organized in Japan).