Works

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Ryoko Aoki

Born in 1973, Hyogo, Japan
Lives and works in Kyoto, Japan

1999 MFA, Kyoto University of Arts, Japan

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2020

Workshop Free Molecules Metamorphoses, WATARI-UM, Watari Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo (with Zon Ito)

2018

Notebook forgotten at three party meeting, Take Ninagawa, Tokyo

2011

Green Pocket, Take Ninagawa, Tokyo

2010

Seeds of Wild Flower, On Sundays, Tokyo

2009

Camp, two person show with Zon Ito, Konrad Fischer Gallery, Düsseldorf
Object Reading, FOIL Gallery, Tokyo

2005

Hammer Projects: Ryoko Aoki, Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Culture Center at UCLA, Los Angeles, California

2002

Criterium 51: Ryoko Aoki, Contemporary Art Gallery, Art Tower Mito, Japan

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

In Focus: Contemporary Japan, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minnesota
Post-Formalist Painting, Komagome Soko, Tokyo
Reborn-Art Festival in Tokyo, WATARI-UM, Watarium Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo (with Zon Ito)
Reborn-Art Festival 2017, Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan (with Zon Ito)
Collection – Contemporary Landscapes, The National Museum of Art, Osaka
Tsubaki-kai 2017 – Shoshin (beginner’s mind), Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo

2016

Contemporary tales from the province IV -Susaki artist in residence-, Susaki Machikado Gallery, Kochi, Japan
Location, Location, Location, Marc Foxx Galley, Los Angeles, California
Troedsson Villa Mountain School 2016, statements, Tokyo
Tsubaki-kai 2016 – Shoshin (beginner’s mind), Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo
Imprisoned, Jailbreak, Imprisoned, Jailbreak, statements, Tokyo

2014

You Reach Out -Right Now- for Something: Questioning the Concept of Fashion, Marugame Genichiro-Inokuma Museum of Contemporary Art, Kagawa; Contemporary Art Gallery, Art Tower Mito, Mito- 2014

2011

Ways of Worldmaking, The National Museum of Art, Osaka

2010

Takamatsu Contemporary Art Annual vol.01 – Another Carnival, Takamatsu City Museum of Art, Japan
The More I Draw – Drawing as a Concept for the World, Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Siegen, Germany
Garden of Painting – Japanese Art of the 00s, The National Museum of Art, Osaka

2009

Winter Garden: The Exploration of the Micropop Imagination in Contemporary Japanese Art, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo

2008

When Life Becomes Form, Collaboration with Zon Ito, São Paulo Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo

2007

documenta 12, documenta halle, Kassel, Germany
The Door into Summer: The Age of Micropop, Contemporary Art Gallery, Art Tower Mito, Japan

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Exhibitions