Futo Akiyoshi

Room, 2012

Room, 2012

Oil on canvas
14 ⅝ x 17 ¾ in / 37 x 45 cm

Room, 2012

Room, 2012

Oil on canvas
14 ⅝ x 17 ¾ in / 37 x 45 cm

Room, 2012

Room, 2012

Oil on canvas
14 ⅝ x 17 ¾ in / 37 x 45 cm

the field

the field

Oil on canvas
32 ¼ x 32 ¼ in / 82 x 82 cm
EACH

Untitled, 2009

Untitled, 2009

Polaroid
4 ¼ x 3 ½ in / 10.7 x 8.9 cm
EACH
*a set of 100

Born in Osaka, Japan
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

Education

2003
MA, Nagoya University of Arts, JP

2001
BA, Nagoya University of Arts, JP

Solo exhibitions

2013
A Faithful Antinomy, Longhouse Projects, New York, NY

2011
such a luxurious silence, TARO NASU, Tokyo, JP

2010
I have no pick-up lines, TARO NASU, Tokyo, JP

2009
Golden Period, presented by TARO NASU, VOLTA 5 NY
Greedy Life In The Room That Bores Me, Office Baroque, Antwerp, BE

2007
on a peaceful holiday, TARO NASU OSAKA, JP

2006
leg of a woman who dislikes me, TARO NASU, Tokyo, JP

2005
Unworthy Son, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, JP

2003
self-pity, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, JP

2000
companion, dot, Nagoya, JP

Group exhibitions

2014
VOCA 2014 - THE VISION OF CONTEMPORARY ART, The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo

2013
THE ECHO, Japanisches Kulturinstitut, Cologne, DE
one build one gild (FUTABA: Futo Akiyoshi + Kouichi Tabata), CAPSULE, Tokyo, JP
Collection: Contemporary Art and Themes, The National Museum of Art, Osaka, JP
Do not touch!?, Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi, JP

2012
The Echo – Although I am still alive, Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Bethanien, Projektraum, Berlin, DE
Power of a Painting, NADiff, Tokyo, JP
Futo Akiyoshi + Kouichi Tabata, Altes Finanzamt, Berlin, DE
Small Paintings, 1223GENDAIKAIGA, Tokyo, JP

2011
RGB, Takashi Setsuro Gallery, Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi, JP
Cross Counter, XYZ collective & CAPSULE, Tokyo, JP
cowboy & photon, CAPSULE, Tokyo, JP
ask the wine, MUZZ, Kyoto, JP
Art for Tomorrow, Tokyo Wonder Site, Shibuya, JP

2010
Collection 3 – Japanese Art 1950 – 2010, The National Museum of Art, Osaka, JP
Aichi Triennale 2010, Nagoya, JP
interior round + art, inter.office / Osaka Showroom, Osaka, JP
Garden of Painting – Japanese Art of the 00s, The National Museum of Art, Osaka, JP

2009
Summer Group Show, Galerie Dogenhaus, Leipzig, DE

2008
450, TARO NASU, Osaka, JP
THE ECHO, ZAIM, Tokohama, JP
Opening Exhibition II, TARO NASU, Tokyo, JP

2007
Portrait Session, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, JP
Portrait Session @ NADiff, NADiff, Tokyo, JP

2006
Form and Drawing, CAFA, Beijing, CN
Letters own a book, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, JP

2005
Private Impact, National Museum in Szczecin, PL
IBARKITAHAMA, MEM Inc., Osaka, JP

2004
yellow garden, mori yu gallery, Kyoto, JP
International workshop for visual artists, REMISEN BRANDE, Brande, Denmark, DK

2003
ego-berry, The Main Gallery, Hampshire College, MA

2002
Go Kato + Futo Akiyoshi, Culture Medium, Nagoya, JP

2000
news, dot, Nagoya, JP

Grants

2013
Pola Art Foundation

2011
Japanese Government Oversea Research Program Grant, Agency for Cultural Affairs
Yoshino Gypsum Art Foundation

Public Collections

The National Museum of Art, Osaka, JP
Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi, JP
SONS museum, Kruishoutem, BE
Remisen Brande Kultur & Konferencecenter, Brande, DE