Artists

Profile

2010
Fellowship, POLA ART FOUNDATION, Berlin, Germany
2009
Fellowship, Japanese Government Overseas Study Programme for Artists, Berlin, Germany
2008
Fellowship, Asian Cultural Council(Japan - United States Arts Program at ISCP) New York, USA
2007
shiseido art egg Award, Japan
2006
Art Documents Support Program by SHISEIDO, Japan
2003
Ph.D., Hiroshima City University, Japan
1975
Born in Nagasaki, Japan

Selected Solo exhibitions

2018
"MEMORY AND HISTORY" Pola Museum of Art, Kanagawa, Japan
2012
"Re-Dress" SCAI THE BATHHOUSE, Tokyo, Japan
2009
KUMUKUMU GALLERY, New York, Japan
2008
The Koganecho Bazaar with Yokohama Museum of Art, Kanagawa, Japan
2007
"aerosol" SHISEIDO GALLERY, Tokyo, Japan
SCAI x SCAI, Tokyo, Japan
2006
"arrangement" L'Institut Franco-Japonais de Tokyo, Japan
2005
GalleryK, Tokyo, Japan
2002
GalleryQ, Tokyo, Japan
1998
STUDIO SAKO, Hiroshima, Japan

Selected Group exhibitions

2017
“KUNSToff ーTextilART,” Kunstverein Gelsenkirchen, Germany
“BINDING THREADS / EXPANDING THREADS,” Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan
2016
“Textile ErinnerungenーRemembering Textiles,” tim| Staatliches Textil-und Industriemuseum Augsburg, Germany/LWLー Industriemuseum TextilWerk Bocholt, Germany
"Phenomenon Permanent collection 2016 -I artists related with Hiroshima," Art Gallery Miyauchi, Hiroshima, Japan
2015
"Collection exhibition: Thinking With the Body: Ways of Relating to the Body in Contemporary Art," Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama, Japan
2014
“Wardrobe Memories,” Arts Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
2013
“DOMANI: The Art of Tomorrow,” The National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan
2012
"blooming in the dark," historischer Keller, Berlin, Germany
“A Burnt-Out Case?,” Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst, Berlin, Germany
“Takamatsu Contemporary Art Annual Vo.02 Gifts and Exchange,” Takamatsu city museum of Art, Kagawa, Japan
2011
"Durchgang," Wostel, Berlin, Germany
"Vision & Fashion Bilder der Mode 1980-2010,"
Sonderausstellungshallen am Kulturforum Potsdamer Platz Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Germany
2010
"almost the same, but not quite," Berlin, Germany
"Universität der Künste Berlin Rundgaung 2010," Berlin, Germany
"WE ARE THE ISLANDS," Bethanien Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany
2009
"ECHIGO-TSUMARI ART TRIENNIAL 2009," Fukutake House; Former Myokayama Elementary School, Niigata, Japan
"HIROSHIMA ART PROJECT -Kippo Maru: Exploring inside the Ship!-,” Hiroshima, Japan
2008
"Voyage a NUNO," Takamatsu Historical Museum, Kagawa, Japan
"OFF SITE 2007," Yokohama Museum of Art, Kanagawa, Japan
"The House," Nippon Homes Model Houses in Nishi-Azabu, Tokyo, Japan
The Koganecho Bazaar with Yokohama Museum of Art, Kanagawa, Japan
"OPEN STUDIO," ISCP, New York, USA
KUMUKUMU GALLERY, New York, USA
"imMATERIAL," BLACK AND WHITE GALLERY, New York, Japan
2007
"HIROSHIMA ART PROJECT turning waste incineration plant into art center," Hiroshima, Japan
"NAKANOJO BIENNALE 2007," Gunma, Japan
2006
"New Art Exhibition 2006 -The Form of Thread and Fabric,"
Yokohama Civic Art Gallery, Kanagawa, Japan
2005
"New Art Competition at Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art,"
Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Japan