1972年福岡市生、福岡県北九州市在住。北九州市立美術館学芸員を経て現在フリーランスで九州芸文館ほかで美術展企画を担当。主な企画「6th北九州ビエンナーレ～ことのはじまり」「千草ホテル中庭PROJECT」「ながさきアートの苗プロジェクト2010in伊王島」「街じゅうアート in 北九州2012 ART FOR SHARE」。企画協力「第5回福岡アジア美術トリエンナーレ2014」「釜山ビエンナーレ2014特別展」他。タイ、ラオス、カンボジア、ベトナム、韓国で美術調査（2009-12）
Shin-ichi Hanada, an independent curator, was born in 1972 in Fukuoka, and currently lives in Kitakyushu, Fukuoka. After working as a curator at the Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art, he is now working as a freelance curator in charge of planning art projects at Kyushu-Geibunkan Art Center as well as other venues. Some of his main projects have included, the 6th Kitakyushu Biennale "The beginning of things" Project, the direction of the Chigusa Hotel Courtyard Project, the Nagasaki Art Plant Project 2010 in Ioujima island, and the Machiju Art in Kitakyushu 2012 ART FOR SHARE Project. He has also collaborated in other projects such as the 5th Fukuoka Asian Art Triennale 2014, the Busan Biennale 2014 Special Exhibition, and so on. He has conducted art research in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, and South Korea.