Mitsuko Miwa

Mitsuko Miwa

Mitsuko Miwa

Las Vegas, 2011
Oil on canvas
Each 63 3/4 x 76 3/8 in.

Mitsuko Miwa

Mitsuko Miwa

Saint Petersburg, 2013
Oil on canvas
Each 63 3/4 x 89 7/8 in.

Mitsuko Miwa

Mitsuko Miwa

Darjeeling, 2011
Oil on canvas
Each 51 1/4 x 76 3/8 in.

Mitsuko Miwa

Mitsuko Miwa

Rome, 2014
Oil on canvas
Each 45 15/16 x 31 9/16 in.

Mitsuko Miwa

Mitsuko Miwa

Fruit N, 2014
Ink on paper mounted on panel
Each 17 3/4 x 13 1/8 in.

Mitsuko Miwa

Mitsuko Miwa

Fruit X, 2014
Ink on paper mounted on panel
Each 17 3/4 x 13 1/8 in.

Mitsuko Miwa

Mitsuko Miwa

Fruit P, 2014
Ink on paper mounted on panel
Each 17 3/4 x 13 1/8 in.

Mitsuko Miwa

Mitsuko Miwa

Fruit O, 2014
Ink on paper mounted on panel
Each 17 3/4 x 13 1/8 in.

Turban Shell

Turban Shell, 2012

Oil on canvas
89 ½ x 63 ¾ in / 227.3 x 162 cm

Fountain

Fountain, 2012

Oil on canvas
89 ½ x 63 ¾ in / 227.3 x 162 cm

Statue No. 3

Statue No. 3

Oil on Canvas
51" x 38", 2010

At the Top of the Mountain and Gravity

At the Top of the Mountain, 1991 and Gravity, 1989

Oil on canvas with clay
44 x 76 ⅜ in / 112 x 194 cm + Dimensions variable

Born in Nagoya, Japan 1958

Education

1981
Aichi Prefectural University of Fine Art and Music

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2013
Rendition, Longhouse Projects, New York, NY

2012
Color & Gravity, 1223, Tokyo, Japan

2011
STATUE, 1223, Tokyo, Japan

2010
1985-2009, 1223, Tokyo, Japan

2009
SKELETON, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, Japan

2008
BODY-AND/OR MIMICRY, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, Japan

2005
Blue Period, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, Japan

2004
Golden Hedgehog, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, Japan

2003
EBBA, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, Japan

2001
INTERIOR – Body Under The Floor, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, Japan

1999
CHARLIE in TEXAS, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, Japan
CHARLIE in TEXAS, IASPIS Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

1997
Centaur, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, Japan
Kalte FuBe, Kunstlerhaus Bethenien, Berlin, Germany
READ-MADE, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, Japan

1996
Landscapegoat, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, Japan

1995
Painting, Kohji Ogura Gallery, Nagoya, Japan

1994
Self-Montage, Kohji Ogura Gallery, Nagoya, Japan

Selected Group Exhibitions

2011
The Eyes of Twelve Artists: Perspectives of Contemporary Painting, Tokyo Station Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2010
Primary Field II, The Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura & Hayama, Kangawa, Japan
FACES, 1223, Tokyo, Japan

2007
Vanishing Points: Contemporary Japanese Art, National Gallery of Modern Art, Delhi, India / Project 88, Mumbai, India / Chaterjee & Lal Gallery, Mumbai, India
Portrait Session @ NADiff, NADiff, Tokyo, Japan / Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Japan

2006
Letters Own A Book: Part 1, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, Japan

2005
Hands-on-Spirit, Gallery HAM, Nagoya, Japan
Tsubaki-kai 2005, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2004
Tsubaki-kai 2004, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2003
Tsubaki-kai 2003, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

2002
Rest In Space, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway
Inazawa Present and Future 5, Inazawa City, Japan
Tsubaki-kai 2002, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2001
Tsubaki-kai 2001, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1998
Lucia-a-go-go, Lydmar Hotel, Stockholm, Sweden
h.Project, Melbourne, Australia
Passage: Neue Kunst in Hamburg, Kunsthaus Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

1997
Brandenburgische Kunsttage: Partie Nr. 5, Drewen, Germany

1996
Images of Women in Japanese Contemporary Art 1930’s-90’s, Shoto Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan
Protean Artists of the Times: Diverse Expressions and Methods, National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan
Another Photography: Rethinking the Concept of the Photograph, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan

1995
Allegory of Seeing – 1995: Painting and Sculpture in Contemporary Japan, Sezon Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Basel Art Fair ’95, Basel Switzerland
The Vision of Contemporary Art: New Artists of Two Dimensions, Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo, Japan

1994
Position 1994: Nagoya Contemporary Art Exhibition, Nagoya City Art Museum, Nagoya, Japan

1993
Exchange 2: Shedhalle, Zurich, Switzerland

1992
Riverside Studios, London, United Kingdom

1991-1992
Zones of Love: Contemporary Art From Japan, Touko Museum of Contemporary Art,
Tokyo, Japan / Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, Australia / Art Gallery of South
Australia, Adelaide, Australia / Waikato Art Museum, Hamilton, New Zealand / Dunedin
Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand / Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney,
Australia

1989
A Perspective on Contemporary Art: Color and / or Monochrome, National Museum of
Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan / National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan
Selected Works from the Frederick R. Weiseman Art Foundation, Wright Art Gallery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

1986
Selected Works from the Frederick R. Weiseman Art Foundation, ICA, Nagoya, Japan

Selected Public Collections

National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan
National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan
Frederick R. Weiseman Art Foundation, Los Angeles, CA
The Dai-Ichi Mutual Life Insurance Company, Tokyo, Japan
Shiseido Art House, Kakegawa, Japan
Park Hyatt Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
The Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura & Hayama, Hayama, Japan
Tokyo Station Gallery, Tokyo, Japan