CV

Aki Sasamoto

Born in 1980, Kanagawa, Japan
Lives and works in New York, USA

2022 Director of Graduate Studies in Sculpture, Yale School of Art, Yale University

2007 MFA, School of the Arts, Columbia University, New York, U.S.A.
2004 BA, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, U.S.A.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2020

Schematics, Bortolami Gallery, New York

2019

Past in a future tense, Bortolami Gallery, New York

2018

Clothes Line, White Rainbow, London

2017

Menu, Take Ninagawa, Tokyo
Wrong Happy Hour, Mendes Wood DM, São Paulo
Aki Sasamoto: Yield Point, The Kitchen, New York

2016

Aki Sasamoto: Delicate Cycle, SculptureCenter, New York

2015

No Choice, Harmony Murphy Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2014

Wrong Happy Hour, JTT, New York

2012

Talking in Circles in Talking, Soloway, New York
E_O, Take Ninagawa, Tokyo
A Likeness Has Blisters, CCS, Bard College, New York (with Agnes Martin)

2010

Strange Attractors, Take Ninagawa, Tokyo

Selected Group Exhibitions

2022

Aichi Triennale 2022: STILL ALIVE, Aichi Arts Center, Ichinomiya City,
Tokoname City, Arimatsu (Nagoya City), Nagoya

2021

Calder Now, Kunsthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam
A Higher Calling, White Space, Beijing
Swirl, Drawing Room, Makati City, Philippines
Urban Theater: A Comedy in Four Acts, UCCA Edge, Shanghai
Apple Cycle/Cosmic Seed, Hirosaki Museum of Comtemporary Art, Aomori
Galleries Curate: RHE, Take Ninagawa, Tokyo

2020

Thank You Memory, Hirosaki Museum of Comtemporary Art, Aomori, Japan

2018

Rehearsal, Tai Kwun, Hong Kong
Travelers: Stepping into the Unknown – NMAO’s 40th Anniversary Exhibition, The National Museum of Art, Osaka

2017

Sequences VIII – real time art festival: Elastic Hours, Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik
Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions 2017: Multiple Future, Tokyo Photographic Art Museum, Tokyo

2016

3rd Kochi-Muziris Biennale: forming in the pupil of an eye, Aspinwall House and TKM Warehouse, Kochi, India
11th Shanghai Biennale: Why Not Ask Again? Arguments, Counter-arguments and Stories, Power Station of Art, Shanghai

2015

Dojima Biennale 2015: Take Me to the River, Dojima River Forum, Osaka
Frieze Projects, Frieze Art Fair, New York
Parasophia: Kyoto International Festival of Contemporary Culture 2015, Horikawa Housing Complex, Kyoto, Japan

2014

Pier 54, High Line Art, New York

2013

Roppongi Crossing 2013: Out of Doubt, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo

2012

Gwangju Biennale 2012: Roundtable, Biennale Hall, Gwangju, South Korea
Oh, you mean cellophane and all that crap, Calder Foundation, New York

2010

Greater New York: 5 Year Review, MoMA PS1, New York
Whitney Biennial 2010, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

2008

Yokohama Triennale 2008: Time Crevasse, Yokohama, Japan

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