Artist

Last Update : January 25, 2018

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, Germany
2014
"Still Life", NuN, Berlin, Germany
2016
"Reijiro Wada - HaL Hofskulptur#1", Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin, Germany
"Forbidden Fruit", Centre International des Récollets, Paris, France
2017
"Scarlet", CAPSULE, Tokyo, Japan

Selected Group Exhibitions

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

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