Hiroko Ikegami advanced to the research department for preservation and restoration of classic paintings at art university.
After graduation, she is engaged in creation and presentation of her art works continuously. In recent years she is using Japanese ink for creation and study.
In her creative activities, she always values mind and spirit appearing in paintings and seek tender and gentle spiritual beauty which is the source of aesthetic sense of this country. By doing so, she is aiming to create new own paintings which will lead the next era.