Artist

Last Update : January 26, 2017

Profile

1977
Born in Hiroshima, Japan
2000
Graduated from Hiroshima City University (Bachelor of Fine Art, Sculpture)
2002
Completed Graduate Course at Hiroshima City University (Master of Fine Art, Sculpture)
2008
Completed Doctor of Fine Arts (DFA) course at the Graduate School of Art, Tokyo University of the Arts
Lives and works in Berlin

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2012
 “Kunstkammer im Georg-Kolbe-Museum No. 17 - Reijiro Wada” Georg Kolbe Museum, Berlin, DE
2014
 “Still Life” NuN, Berlin, DE
2016
“Reijiro Wada - HaL Hofskulptur#1” Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin, DE
“Forbidden Fruit” Centre International des Récollets, Paris, FR
2017
“Scarlet” CAPSULE, Tokyo, JP

Selected Group Exhibitions

2009
“BEOGRAD:NEMESTA” Museum of Contemporary Art Belgrade, Belgrade, RS
2010
"UM10 Festival for Contemporary Art, in the Uckermark" Brandenburg, DE
2012
“How does the new enter the world?– Nine international sculptors in Berlin” Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, DE
2013
“BERLIN.STATUS (2)” Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE
“AICHI TRIENNALE 2013” Oasis21, Nagoya, JP
2014
"Vanitas - Nothing is Forever Anyway” Georg Kolbe Museum, Berlin, DE
2016
“Fragmented Time” Catinca Tabacaru Gallery, New York, US
2017
“Reijiro Wada / Ariel Schlesinger” SCAI THE BATHHOUSE, Tokyo, JP

Public Collections

Museum of Contemporary Art Belgrade, Belgrade, RS
East Japan Railway Culture Foundation, Tokyo, JP

Awards

2005
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Scholarship, DE
2008
Japanese Government Overseas Study Program for Artist, JP
2011
Pola Art Foundation Grants for Overseas Study by Young Artists, JP
2016
Nomura Foundation, JP
Pola Art Foundation, JP
International Residence at Récollets with Institut français in Paris and City of Paris, FR