Takao Ono

Takao Ono

Takao Ono

Summer time fragment, 1990
Oil tempera on panel
21 7/8 x 9 7/16 in.

Takao Ono

Takao Ono

Unpainted shadow, 2000
Tempera on canvas
26 9/16 x 31 1/2 in.

Takao Ono

Takao Ono

Anno MMXIV -#1, 2014
Charcoal on paper
39 5/16 x 27 1/2 in.

Takao Ono

Takao Ono

Anno MMXIV -#2, 2014
Charcoal on paper
39 5/16 x 27 1/2 in.

Takao Ono

Takao Ono

Anno MMXIV -#3, 2014
Charcoal on paper
39 5/16 x 27 1/2 in.

Takao Ono

Takao Ono

Anno MMXIV -#4, 2014
Charcoal on paper
39 5/16 x 27 1/2 in.

Takao Ono

Takao Ono

Anno MMXIV -#5, 2014
Charcoal on paper
39 5/16 x 27 1/2 in.

Takao Ono

Takao Ono

Anno MMXIV -#6, 2014
Charcoal on paper
39 5/16 x 27 1/2 in.

Takao Ono

Takao Ono

In the Afternoon, 2013
Oil tempura on canvas
15 11/16 x 11 3/4 in.

Takao Ono

Takao Ono

On Saturday, 2013
Oil tempura on canvas
15 11/16 x 11 3/4 in.

Takao Ono

Takao Ono

Summer time, 2013
Oil tempura on canvas
15 11/16 x 11 3/4 in.

Takao Ono

Takao Ono

A portrait 98-12, 1998
Tempera on canvas
17 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.

Born 1950, Iwate Prefecture, Japan
Lives and works in Bianzano, ItalyEducation1980
Instituto Centrale di Restauro di Rome, ItalySolo Exhibitions

2013
The Faces, Kunst Galerie Panina, St.Blasien, Germany

2011
1976-2010, Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo

2008
New Works, Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo
Ikeda Museum of 20th Century Art, Itoh, Japan

2007
New Works 2007, Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo

2006
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo

2004
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo

2003
Nakagami House Isozaki Hall, Katsuyama, Japan
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo
Gallery Tamura, Hiroshima, Japan
Morioka Daiichi Gallery, Morioka, Japan

2002
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo

2001
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo
Gallery Echigo, Kurume, Japan

2000
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo

1999
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo

1998
Skydoor Art Place Aoyama, Tokyo
Nishida Gallery, Nara, Japan
Nakagami House Isozaki Hall, Katsuyama, Japan
Morioka Daiichi Gallery, Morioka, Japan
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo
Gallery Tamura, Hiroshima, Japan

1997
Morioka Daiichi Gallery, Morioka, Japan
Nakagami House Isozaki Hall, Katsuyama, Japan
Gallery Aoba, Sendai, Japan
Pasona Niigata, Niigata, Japan

1996
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo

1995
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo
Nakagami House Isozaki Hall, Katsuyama, Japan
Nishida Gallery, Nara, Japan
Skydoor Art Place Aoyama, Tokyo
Morioka Daiichi Gallery, Morioka, Japan

1991
Gallery Ikeda Bijutsu, Tokyo,
Morioka Daiichi Gallery, Morioka, Japan

1989
Gallery Ikeda Bijutsu, Tokyo

1987
Gallery Ikeda Bijutsu, Tokyo

1984
Nishida Gallery, Nara, Japan

1983
Gallery Ikeda Bijutsu, Tokyo

1976
Gendai Gallery, Tokyo

Selected Group Exhibitions

2013
The Eye and Spirit of the Showa Period, Miyagi Museum of Art, Miyagi, Japan

2012
Small Paintings, 1223 Gendai Kaiga, Tokyo

2011
Plus Tokyo Contemporary Art Fair, Tokyo
Art Fair Kyoto, Kyoto 2011, Kyoto, Japan

2010
Faces, 1223 Gendai Kaiga, Tokyo
Plus Tokyo Contemporary Art Fair, Tokyo
Daegu Art Fair 2010, Daegu, South Korea
Korea International Art Fair, Seoul, South Korea
Kun Start 10, Bolzano, Italy

2009
Daegu Artfair 2009, Daegu, South Korea
Kunst 09 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland2008
Tokyo Contemporary Art Fair 2008, Tokyo
Art Osaka, Osaka, Japan2006
Gallery Otsu, Osaka, Japan2005
The Museum of Modern Art, Ibaraki, Ibaraki, Japan

2004
Ishigami-no-oka Museum of Art, Iwate, Japan
Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo

2000
Yonago City Museum of Art, Tottori, Japan
Oita City Art Museum, Oita, Japan

1999
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo

1997
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo
Ehime Prefectural Museum, Ehime, Japan
Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Hyogo, Japan
Meguro Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan
Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo

1996
Toki-no-wasuremono, Tokyo

1995
Contemporary Art Center, Umbertide, Italy
Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo

1994
The Miyagi Museum of Art, Miyagi, Japan

1993
Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo

1992
Gallery Tsubaki, Tokyo

1987
Japan Art Fair, Tokyo

1985
Gallery Ikeda Bijutsu, Tokyo
Gallery Tsubaki, Tokyo

1984
Palace of Cornia, Citta della Pieve, Italy

Lectures and Programs

2012
Lectured on “Renaissance painting” and gave a workshop on “painting technique a short history” at Iwate Museum of Art, Morioka, Japan

2004
Was interviewed by Radio televisione Italiana for the educational TV program “Searching for Giotto with Zeri” at the basilica of San Francis of Assisi.

2000
The TV program “ Painter Takao Ono’s world” was produced, and was broadcasted on TV IWATE etc. the following year.

1987
Lectured on “Restoring Medieval Italian Franscoes” at the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, Department of Art.

1985
Made the under drawing for the main altar fresco at San Dalmazio Church, piacenza.

1984
Supervised production of three-dimensional painting at the “Presepe Monumental” exhibition, Citta Della Pieve. Planned and produced the “Perugino Fresco Restoration Exhibition” (on permanent display in Perygino).

1977-85
Worked on restoration of works in art museum collections and frescoes in churches throughout Italy

Public Collections

Iwate Prefecture Board of Education, Iwate, Japan
Terziere Castello, Citta della Pieve, Italy
Ikeda Museum of 20th Century Art, Shizuoka, Japan
Yamanaka Lake Museum of Art, Yamanashi, Japan
Ishigami-no-oka Museum of Art, Iwate, Japan
Shiseido Art House, Shizuoka, Japan
Iwate Museum of Art, Iwate, Japan
Miyagi Museum of Art, Miyagi, Japan