Artist

Last Update : August 3, 2017

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1950
Born in Takayama, Gifu Prefecture, Japan
1972
Study Sculpture at Nagoya Junior Collage of Plastic Arts

Selected Solo Exhibitions

1984
"Allegory I" Gallery Takagi, Nagoya
1987
"Untitled" Gallery Haku, Osaka
"Untitled" Gallery Gutharc Ballin, Paris / France
"Untitled" Akiyama Gallery, Tokyo
1989
"Ete de la Sculpture" Le parc de la Pepinire, Nancy / France
"TOSHIKATSU ENDO" Finland, Sweden, Iceland, Norway, Denmark (Tour Exhibition)
1991
"TOSHIKATSU ENDO" Touko Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
"Earth : Air : Fire : Water - The Sculpture of Toshikatsu Endo" U.K., Ireland (Tour Exhibition)
1992
"TOSHIKATSU ENDO" Gallery Haku, Osaka
"TOSHIKATSU ENDO" Gallery Takagi, Nagoya
1993
"TOSHIKATSU ENDO" L.A.LOUVER Gallery, Los Angels, U.S.A.
1995
"TOSHIKATSU ENDO Trieb" AKIYAMA GALLERY, Tokyo
1996
"TOSHIKATSU ENDO" L.A.LOUVER Gallery, Los Angels, USA
1997
"Trieb - hippocampus" KENJI TAKI GALLERY, Nagoya
"Trieb - vibration I" AKIYAMA GALLERY, Tokyo
1998
"Circle 1989-1992" SCAI THE BATHHOUSE, Tokyo
"Trieb - forgery" KENJI TAKI GALLERY, Nagoya
1999
"Trieb - vibration II / III" SCAI THE BATHHOUSE, Tokyo
2000
"Trieb - The Cell of Narcissus II, - The invention III" AKIYAMA GALLERY, Tokyo
2001
"Trieb - Water II, Trieb - Sea I" KENJI TAKI GALLERY, Nagoya
2002
"Trieb - Water III" AKIYAMA GALLERY, Tokyo
2003
"The Mirror Phase " Space 23℃, Tokyo
2005
"VOID" SCAI THE BATHHOUSE, Tokyo
"VOID ll" Akiyama art gallery, Tokyo
2006
"VOIDNESS lll" Akiyama art gallery, Tokyo
"Trieb - vibration (Rein Room)" Nizayama Forest Art Museum, Toyama
"Trieb - Shinden l” Kenji Taki Gallery, Aichi
2007
"Trieb - Shinden II" Akiyama art Gallery, Tokyo
2008
"Carpet - burnt words" Akiyama art Gallery, Tokyo
2009
"Sacrifice and Void" Aomori Contemporary Art Centre, Aomori
2015
"Void – Water place" SCAI THE BATHHOUSE, Tokyo
2017
"Endo Toshikatsu – The Archeology of the sacred”, Museum of Modern Art, Saitama

Selected Group Exhibitions

1984
"Metaphor and / or Symbol - A Perspective on Contemporary Art" The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
1985
"Metaphor and / or Symbol - A Perspective on Contemporary Art" National Museum of Art, Osaka
1986
"The 6th Triennale-India 1986" Lalit Kala Akademy, New Delhi, India
1987
"Document 8 Kassel 1987" Museum Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany
1988
"La Biennale di Venezia 1988" Corderie dell' Arsenale, Venezia, Italy
1989
"20th Biennale Middelheim - Japan" Openlucht-Museum voor Beeldhouwkunst Middelheim, Antwerpen, Belgium
1990
"A Primal Spirit - The Contemporary Japanese Sculptors" U.S.A., Canada (Tour Exhibition)
"La Biennale di Venezia 1990" Giardini di Castello, Venezia, Italy
"Japanische Kunst der Achtziger Jahre" Germany, Austria (Tour Exhibition)
"Japan Art Today" North Europe (Tour Exhibition)
1991
"Structure and Rememberance - Toya, Endo, Kenmoch" Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
1993-94
"INVISIBLE NATURE" (Tour Exhibition) : Ballgame-Hall, Royal Garden of the Prague Castle, Czech Republic ; Ludwig Museum Budapest, Hungury ; Ludwig Forum fur Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany
1994
"JAPANESE ART AFTER 1945 : SCREAM AGAINST THE SKY" Yokohama Museum of Art, Kanagawa
"ADELAIDE INSTALLATIONS (Adelaide Festival)" North Terrace Precinct, Adelaide, Australia
"BIENAL DE SAO PAULO, 1994" Ciccilo Matarazzo Pavilion, Sao Paulo, Brazil
"QUINTESSENCE" Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art
1995
"ARS 95 HELUSINKI" Museum of Contemporary Art, Helusinki, Finland
"Art in Japan Today 1985-1995" Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
"Japanese Culture:The Fifty Postwar Years" Meguro Museum of Art, Tokyo, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art
"Circulating Currents - Japanese and Korean Contemporary Art" Aichi Prefectural Museum, Nagoya City Art Museum
1996
"100 Selected Works from The Collection of The Museum of Modern Art, Saitama" Museum of Modern Art, Saitama
"Collection in Focus:XII Installation pieces" Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
"Art Grandeur Nature 1996" Seine Saint-Denis, Conseil General, France
"SAYONARA Doujunkai Daikanyama Apartment Project -RESURRECTING MEMORIES-" Doujunkai Daikanyama Apartment, Tokyo
1997
"Aspects of Land and Soil" Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art
"In Association with SOTHEBY'S the SAVOY" I.C.A, London, England
"Mont-de-Marsan sculptures 1997 Le Lapon Creations in-situ" Mont-de-Marsan, France
"Point of Contact - South korean, Chinese, and Japanese Contemporary Art Exhibition" Taegu & Culture Hall, South Korea
1998
"Human, Nature, and Player - Image of Trees in Japanese Art" Nagano Prefectural Shinano Art Museum, Nagano
"Art / Ecosystem The Contemporary Japanese Art Scene" Utsunomiya Museum of Art, Tochigi
2000
"Forms in Nature" The Hakone Open-Air Museum, Kanagawa
"ART DOCUMENT 2000 : Shigeo Toya, Toshikatsu Endo, Kimio Tsuchiya" Kanaz Forest of Creation, Fukui
"Shigeo Toya,Toshikatsu Endo" Shimane Art Museum, Shimane
"Gwangju Biennale" Municipal Museum of Gwangju, Gwangju, Korea
2001
"Yokohama Trieniale" Pacifico Yokohama, Japan
2002
"Vitality in Modernism -collection from Iwaki City Museum" Utsunomiya Museum of Art, Tochigi
"A Perspective on Contemporary Art : Continuity / Transgression" The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
2003
"Echigo-Tsumari art triennale 2003" Echigo Tumari Region, Niigata
"WATER/Amsterdam Channel Park walking art" Amsterdam, Netherlands
2004
"Landscape and Scalpel" Hachinohe-cityi art museum, Aomori
2005
"A voice of silence" The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
The Last Exhibition of parallelism in Art "Patterns of Descension", Ohara Center
2006
"Drawings: Endo, Koyama" Akiyama Gallery, Tokyo
2008
"Pre-Exhibition Tokorozawa Biennial of Contemporary Art SIDING RAILROAD", Saitama"Osaka
Art Kaleidoscope, Osaka Contemporary Art Center, Osaka
"Nicola Carrino, Toshikatsu Endo, Karl Prantl: Die Schenkung Defet und andere Werke", Neues museum, Numberg, Germany
“International Ceramic Festival Mino, Japan”, Gifu
2009
"The 5th Enku Grand Prix Exhibition," The Museum of Fine Art, Gifu
"What Lurks in Wood", the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
"Niigata Water and Land Festival 2009", Niigata
"The 1st Tokorozawa Biennale of Contemporary Art SIDING RAIL ROAD 2009", Saitama
"Tornade of Art", Gallery Yada, Aichi
"Towards an art object - The world of a book undergoing a complete change", Urawa Museum, Saitama
2010
"Personal Structures TIME - SPACE - EXISTENCE", Kunstlerhaus Thurn & Taxis, Austria
"On Bathing" the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
2011
“WATER, FIRE and EARTH the source of creativity”, Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto
“Personal Structures”, Palazzo Bembo, Venice
2014
“Making Links”, SCAI THE BATHHOUSE, Tokyo
2015
“Four artists: material and hand”, Echigo Tsumari Art Triennale, Kiyotsu Warehouse Museum, Niigata
2017
“Japan Alps Art Festival 2017”, Shinano Ohmachi, Nagano