1979 Born in Tokyo, Japan
2003 Graduated from the Painting Major of Tokyo Zokei University
2014 “Geoje Ocean Art Festival” / Korea
2013 “Folk Art Exhibition” Sabah Art Gallery / Malaysia
2013 “Tokyo International Environment Art Forum" Gallery MI / Tokyo
2010 “Contemporary Art from Japan” Luna Kulturhus / Sweden
Solo exhibition : 2002-2014
Key gallery / Tokyo Art Factory / LAP IN ET HALOT / Miyashin gallery / Ono gallery / Ono gallery II / YOSHIDATE HOUSE / butterfly /
crocs Aoyama / Haneda airport, ANA north lounge / Gallery Mona
flowing momentsflowing momentsflowing moments
Graduated from Waseda University and the Graduate School of Waseda with major: Russian literature. Studied art at the Glassel school of Art (Houston TX, USA)
One person shows 2012: Gallery Brocken, Tokyo (May) Galerie SATELLITE, Paris (Oct. /Nov.) Had more than 20 one-person shows and joined many group shows in Japan as well as in China, Korea, Bangladesh, Armenia, Latvia, Germany, Belgium, USA, including ‘’Contemporary Art from Japan 2010” in Sweden.
1992 Nagoya University of Arts
2016 Solo exhibition, A.G. Gallery, Aichi, Japan
2015 Returning and Sail-setting”Fujian Wanqi Art Center, China
2014 The Nomura foundation latter half of 2014 grant receipt
2013 Solo exhibition, Kyokushou Museum, Gifu, Japan
2012 「Billboard Painters Exhibition」Galleri NB, Viborg, Denmark
2011 The 26th HOLBEIN Scholarship
1968 Born in Hokkaido, Japan
1993 Graduated from Tama Art University,Textile Design
2017 "Wood in the night -into deep self- " Gallery Mona / Tokyo, Japan
2017 "11th 100 artists exhibition" Ouchi Gallery / NewYork, USA
2016 "JAPAN PAPER ART" Edsvik Konsthall/ Sweden
2015 "ART POINT Selection 1" GALLERY ART POINT/ Tokyo, Japan
2015 "Textile art miniature 3" Gallery5610/Tokyo
21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art in Kanazawa/Ishikawa
2014 Solo Exhibition Ouchi Gallery/ NewYork, USA
2014 "Contemporary Art from JAPAN part II" Saltskog Gård/ Sweden
2013 Solo Exhibition LIN/ Tokyo, Japan
2013 "Contemporary Fiber Art II" KANEKO ART TOKYO/ Tokyo, Japan
2012 "Art Wave Exhibition vol.2" RECTO VERSO GALLERY/ Tokyo,Japan
2012 "6th 100 artists exhibition in Italy" Sala dei Templari/ Italy
2010 The Grand Prize "Contemporary Textile Competition 2010"
2004 TDK DESIGN Prize "Free Art Free"
Born in a family of artists. Studied literature.Commendable Prize at the 12th Ueno Royal Museum. Paricipated in”The Year of Japan in Germany”, ”Japan meets Linnaeus” in Uppsala, ”Contemtemporary Art from Japan” in Sodertalje Sweden、 ”Wonderful World,” Alkmaar , Netherland.
Melody from Univers
1993: B.F.A., majored in Fine Arts,
School of Visual Arts, New York City, U.S.A.
(SELECTED SOLO SHOWS)
2014: Tsugi-no Curve, Tokyo, Japan, 2012, 2005: Gallery Mona,
Tokyo, Japan2011: Garelly Barco, Tokyo, Japan,
Amarin cafe, presented by WAH Center, New York, U.S.A.
2011, 2007, 2005: Gallery Circus Circus, Kobe, Japan
2006, 2005, 2004: Makii Masaru Fine Arts, Tokyo, Japan,
2005: Chiba Bank Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2004: Ono Gallery / Kyobashi, Tokyo, Japan,
2003: Gusto House, Kobe, Japan
2002: Tokyo Art Factory, Tokyo, Japan,
Kitano Pocket Museum of Art, Kobe, Japan
Sudo Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan,
Okanoyama Museum of Art, Nishiwaki, Japan
2001: Williamsburg Art & Historical Center,
New York, U.S.A., Permanent Collections
And also various kinds of international group shows in Sweden, U.S.A., South Korea, Japan and more...
"A part of the view of solo show in Tokyo, 2014""Shadows and Light / The Closest Sky to Heaven""The Wings for Justice"
2013 Artists in residence, Hisa Layer, Kranj, Slovenia
2012 Contemporary Art from Sweden, Yokohama Red
Brick Warehouse, Yokohama, Japan
2011 Cultural exchange week-Slovenia and J apan in
Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
2010 Contemporary Art from Japan, Luna Art Hall,
Public Collection: Hisa Layer, Kranj, Slovenia
The Shore of Vision The People hangingThe Shore of Vision The People hangingThe Shore of Vision The People who flicker
Using Japanese paper, Indian ink, Japanese paints and sometimes silver paper, the artist creates her works outside. Accidental forms which come from the movements of her creation is important for her works.
2014 ‘Sorrow and Hope’ Two Person’s Show with Kerstin Svanberg
(Gallery Hinoki plus, Kyobashi, Tokyo)
2013 Artists in Residence（Hisa Layer, Kranj, Slovenia）
2012 ‘Global Marks’ Two Person’s Show with Liza Papi
(Western Wyoming Community College, Wyoming, U.S.A.)
2010 ‘Contemporary Art from Japan’
(Luna Kulturhus, Sodertalje, Sweden)
Solo Show (Tea cottage at Tokyo National Museum, Ueno, Tokyo)
"Message from Faraway" 2010，at a Tea CottageInstallation for "Sorrow and Hope" 2014"Everlasting Current" 2012