C.V.

4 月 1st, 2008

Education
2005 BFA, Tama Art University Department of Moving Images and Performing Arts, Tokyo, JAPAN

Selected Solo Shows
2017 Untitled, Edel Assanti, London, UK
2017 MAM screen #5: Yoshinori Niwa Selected Video Works, Mori Art Museum, JAPAN
2016 Zapoznela hipoteza – Od A do B, Alkatraz Gallery, Ljubljana, SLOVENIA
2016 Against Reason, CAPSULE, Tokyo, JAPAN
2016 Power of Ownership, 1335MABINI, Manila, PHILIPPINES
2016 Against Name, Minatomachi Art Table, Nagoya, JAPAN
2015 Historically Historic Historical History of Communism, Edel Assanti, London, UK
2014 Research and Production: Artistic Methods in a Transitional Period, Tamsui Historical Museum, Taipei, TAIWAN
2014 Never Trust in People without Contradiction, 1335MABINI, Manila, PHILIPPINES
2012 Possibilities is the antonym of today, AI KOWADA GALLERY, Tokyo, JAPAN
2012 Possibilities is the antonym of today, GALLERY TERRA TOKYO, Tokyo, JAPAN
2012 Clapping hands for the bears in Bern, NADiff Window Gallery, Tokyo, JAPAN
2011 Searching for community, or their escape drama, AI KOWADA GALLERY, Tokyo, JAPAN
2010 No solution, but brawl, AI KOWADA GALLERY, Tokyo, JAPAN
2010 The Poetics of Activism, gallery αlpha M, Tokyo, JAPAN
2010 Communicating with Thieves, HIAP Project Room, Helsinki, FINLAND
2009 Face round, community!, Migigawanikenme, Tokyo, JAPAN
2009 Transforming puddle A to puddle B, Art in General, NYC, USA

Selected Group shows
2017 War Of Worlds, MOA contemporary, Bucharest, ROMANIA
2017 Socially Engaged Art, 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo, JAPAN
2017 Where are we going?, Zimmermann Kratochwill, Graz, AUSTRIA
2016 Rivers - The way of Living in Transition/Asia Contemporary Art Links, Gwanju Biennale Hall, Gwanju, SOUTH KOREA
2016 Packaging Design from Japan: Too Pretty to Throw Away, Siebold Huis, Leiden, THE NETHERLAND
2016 Packaging Design from Japan: Too Pretty to Throw Away, Manngha Center, Krakow, POLAND
2016 Setouchi Triennale 2016, Naoshima Island, JAPAN
2016 House of Day, House of Night, @KCUA, Kyoto, JAPAN
2015 OUR BELOVED WORLD, Marugame Inokuma-Genichiro Contemporary Art Museum, Marugame, JAPAN
2015 Rivers - The way of Living in Transition/Asia Contemporary Art Links, The Pier-2 Art Center, Kaohsiung, TAIWAN
2014 Some Like It Witty, Gallery EXIT, HONG KONG
2014 Forces at Work, Jorge B. Vargas Museum and Filipiniana Research Center, Manila, PHILIPPINES
2014 Susukino Triennale 2014, Sapporo, JAPAN
2013 The 7th Move on Asia: Censorship, Alternative Space LOOP, Seoul, SOUTH KOREA
2013 Aichi Triennale 2013, Aichi Arts Center, Nagoya, JAPAN
2013 Roppongi Crossing 2013: OUT OF DOUBT, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, JAPAN
2012 Double Vision: Contemporary Art From Japan, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, RUSSIA
2012 Double Vision: Contemporary Art From Japan, Hiafa Museum of Art, Haifa, ISRAEL
2012 New Gallery × New Artists × New Works, AI KOWADA GALLERY, Tokyo, JAPAN
2012 RYUGU IS OVER, Ryugu Bijutsu Ryokan, Yokohama, JAPAN
2012 Similarities and Differences— Asian Contemporary Media Arts from Daisuke 2012 Miyatsu Collection, BEXCO, Busan, SOUTH KOREA
2012 Identity VIII - curated by Shihoko Iida-, nca | nichido contemporary art, Tokyo, JAPAN
2012 Daikanyama Art Street, HILLSIDE FORUM, Tokyo, JAPAN
2012 But Fresh, Tokyo Wonder Site Hongo, Tokyo, JAPAN
2011 Social Dive – Exploratory Imagination, 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo, JAPAN
2011 Gallery Artists’ show 2011, AI KOWADA GALLERY, Tokyo, JAPAN
2011 Art Struction, 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo, JAPAN
2011 Re-Modernologio phase2: Observation and Notation, Aomori Cotemporary Art Centre, Aomori, JAPAN
2011 Busan Biennale Sea Art Festival 2011, Busan, SOUTH KOREA
2011 BONE 14 – Performance Art Festival BERN, Schlachthaus Theater, Bern, SWITZERLAND
2010 UTOPIA OF EXOTIC, PAVILION UNICREDIT, Bucharest, ROMANIA
2009 The Arts of Togetherness, Gendai Gallery, Toronto, CANADA
2007 ENSEMBLE OF MEN, Matucana 100, Santiago, CHILE
2007 Beauty Farm, Neue Kunst im Hagenbucher, Heilbronn, GERMANY
2006 Living Art from Tokyo and San Francisco, The Lab, San Francisco, USA
2005 Ongoing vol.04 – Read Look Look!, BankART1929, Tokyo, JAPAN
2005 BOY! BOY! BOY!, Ochanomizu Women’s University, Tokyo, JAPAN
2005 The Experimenter Project, Artpool Art Research Center, Budapest, HUNGARY
2004 Eyelevel Gallery Summer Performance Series 2004, Eyelevel Gallery, Halifax, CANADA
2004 While you were away: Mail Art Show, 667shotwell, San Francisco, USA

Selected Performances, Screenings
2016 OUR BELOVED WORLD,Marugame Inokuma-Genichiro Contemporary Art Museum, Marugame, JAPAN
2015 Project Bakawan, University of Philippines Film Center, Manila, PHILIPPINES
2011 6th Carnival of e-Creativity, Sattal Estate, Bhimtal, INDIA
2011 BONE 14 – Performance Art Festival BERN, Schlachthaus Theater, Bern, SWITZERLAND
2010 Communicating with Thieves, Helsinki, FINLAND
2010 Tossing Socialist in the Air in Romania, Bucharest, ROMANIA
2008 Make Tama Art University Pikapikapikapika, Tokyo, JAPAN
2008 6th DaDao Live Art Festival, Shanghai, CHINA
2008 UP-ON First Live Art Festival, Chengdu, CHINA
2007 Bucharest Biennale 3 parallel event, National Theater Bucharest, ROMANIA
2007 Videoscreening II, Lothringer 13, Munich, GERMANY
2007 East-West Study Project 2007 – The Art of „Encounter“, Koln, Dusseldorf, Hanover, GERMANY
2007 KargART Video Festival, Istanbul, TURKEY
2006 INPORT – International Video-Performance Art Festival, Tallinn, ESTONIA
2006 Action Art After Zerojigen Generation, Tokyo, JAPAN
2006 SPRINGTIDES, Salzau Castle, Schleswig-Holstein, GERMANY

Artist-in-Residencies
2014 Hotspring Project, Taipei, TAIWAN
2014 1335MABINI Working in Residency, Manila, PHILIPPINES
2011 Contemporary Art Centre Aomori, Aomori, JAPAN
2010 Helsinki International Artist-in-Residency Programme (HIAP), Helsinki, FINLAND
2007 TOAH Artist-in-Residency Programme, TOU SCENE – Centre for Contemporary Art, Stavanger, NORWAY
2005 VENT Live Art Residency, Oxfordshire Visual Arts Development Agency, Oxford, UK

Guest Lectures
2017 Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, NORTHERN IRELAND
2017 Kyoto University, Kyoto, JAPAN
2016 Manngha Center, Krakow, POLAND
2016 SCCA- Center for Contemporary Arts, Ljubljana, SLOVENIA
2015 Minatomachi Art Table, Nagoya, JAPAN
2015 Goldsmith College, London, UK
2015 Kyoto City University of Arts, Kyoto, JAPAN
2014 Tamkang University, Taipei, TAIWAN
2012 Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, RUSSIA
2012 The Japan Foundation, Moscow, Moscow, RUSSIA
2012 The Rodchenko Moscow School of Photography and Multimedia, Moscow, RUSSIA
2012 Waseda University, Tokyo, JAPAN
2012 Tama Art University, Tokyo, JAPAN
2011 Aomori Contemporary Art Centre, Aomori, JAPAN

Art Fairs
2017 ArtStage Singapore, Singapore
2016 Dallas Art Fair, Dallas, U.S.A
2015 Officielle, Paris, FRANCE
2015 Art Fair Philippines 2015 , Manila, PHILIPPINES
2014 ART TAIPEI 2014, Taipei, TAIWAN
2014 3331 Art Fair Various Collectors’ Prizes, 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo, JAPAN
2009 ULTRA 2009, Tokyo, JAPAN

Awards, Nominates, Scholarships
2017 Aethetica Art Prize 2017 Longlist, UK
2016 Future Generation Art Award 2016, Victor Pinchuk Foundation, URAINE (nominated)
2015 Program of Overseas Study for Upcoming Artists (long term), Agency for Cultural Affairs, JAPAN
2014 Program of Overseas Study for Upcoming Artists (short term), Agency for Cultural Affairs, JAPAN
2014 Prudential Eye Award 2015, Prudential Contemporary Art, SINGAPORE (nominated)
2014 Future Greats 2014, ArtReview, UK
2014 Follow Fluxus – After Fluxus2014, Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden, GERMANY (nominated)

Publications
2017 Till the Demise of Capitalism, Art-Phil, Tokyo
2016 Tempura! Special edition for Setouchi Triennale (artist book), UMISHIBAURA, Tokyo
2015 Against Name (artist book), self-publishing, Tokyo
2015 Historically Historic Historical History of Communism (monograph), Art-phil, Tokyo
2015 Tempura! (artist book), UMISHIBAURA, Tokyo
2013 Reenacting Publicness - Translating Art Work Descriptions into 23 Different Languages (artist book), My Book Service, Tokyo, ISBN 978-4-907490-02-7
2010 The Community of Ruin (artist book), self-publishing, Tokyo

Collections
Wroclaw Contemporary Museum, Wroclaw, POLAND
Kadist Foundation, Paris/San Francisco
Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, JAPAN
Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, JAPAN
The Fukutake Foundation, Kagawa, JAPAN
Takahashi Collection, Tokyo, JAPAN
United Arrows Ltd., Tokyo, JAPAN
Private Collection, Tokyo, JAPAN
Private Collection, Taipei, TAIWAN
Private Collection, Manila, Philippines
Private Collection, London, UK
Private Collection, Washington, US

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