Aiko Tezuka

 

Selected works

Biography

1976     Born in Tokyo, Japan

Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

EDUCATION

2006 - 2009    Worked as an instructor in Kyoto City University of Arts, Kyoto; Kyoto University of Art and Design, Kyoto; Kibi International University, Okayama, Japan

2005     Completed Ph.D in Painting at the Art Research Department of Kyoto City University of Arts, Kyoto, Japan

2001     Completed Master‘s Degree in Painting at Musashino Art University, Tokyo, Japan

1999       Graduated in Painting from Musashino Art University, Tokyo, Japan

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015

Stardust Letters. Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Hyogo, Japan, JULY 18th - NOV 8th

Lessons for Restoration. MAGO, Eidsvoll, Akershus, Norway, JUNE 27th - SEP 27th 2015

Unraveling, Restoring. Ayala Museum, Manila, Philippines, JUNE 8th - JULY 19th 2015

2014

Thin Membrane, Pictures Come Down. Dortmunder Kunstverein, Dortmund, Germany

Certainty / Entropy. Mikiko Sato Gallery, Hamburg, Germany

Certainty / Entropy. Third Floor Hermès Singapore, Singapore

Art Basel Hong Kong. Michael Janssen Berlin, Hong Kong

2013

Rewoven. Michael Janssen Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Ghost - Suspended Organs. Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

Ghost - Suspended Organs. Mikiko Sato Gallery, Hamburg, Germany

2011

Prism Lag. Asahi Beer Oyamazaki Villa Museum, Kyoto, Japan

Transparent Fruits. KENJI TAKI Gallery, Nagoya and Tokyo, Japan

2009

Fragile Surface – Cat‘s Cradle. KENJI TAKI Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2008

Aiko Tezuka. Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company South Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2007

Sewing up, in between Ghosts. Fuchu Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

Thin Film, Underground Forest. SPIRAL/Wacoal Art Centre, Tokyo, Japan

Aiko Tezuka. KENJI TAKI Gallery, Nagoya, Japan

2005

Aiko Tezuka. INAX Gallery 2, Tokyo, Japan

Aiko Tezuka CASO. Osaka, Japan

2004

Aiko Tezuka. ARTCOURT Gallery, Osaka, Japan

2000

Aiko Tezuka. Gallery Rasen , Tokyo, Japan

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015

Artist File 2015 Next Doors. the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Korea, Gwacheon, South Korea, 10 November 2015 - 14 February 2016

Artist File 2015 Next Doors: Contemporary Art in Japan and Korea.The National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan, JULY 29th - OCT 12th 2015

TOMROM. Larvik kunstforening, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway,MAY 23rd - JUNE 21st 2015

Ob das Blatt sich an die Wurzel erinnert?. Galerie Dina Renninger, Munich, Germany, MAY13TH - JULY 13TH 2015

TOMROM. Sandefjord kunstforening, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway, MAY 9th - JUNE 7th 2015

2014

Okayama Prefectural Museum of Art, Okayama, Japan.

Metaplay. Galerie Kritiku Palác Adria, Praha, Czech

Japanische Gegenwartkunst und Textil. Mikiko Sato Gallery, Hamburg

Installation View / Installationsansicht. Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, Germany

In Search of Critical Imagination. Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan

2013

To Open Eyes, Art and Textiles from the Bauhaus to Today. Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Germany

Disruptive Patterns. Plots, Plans and Movements. (Prelude). Altes Finanzamt, Berlin

The Empire of Folds. Museum für Gestaltung. Zürich, Swizerland

Embracing the land: reframing textiles. Echigo-Tsumari Satoyama Museum of Contemporary Art KINARE, Niigata, Japan

STOFF Summlung Textile Skulpturen. Kreissparkasse Rottweil, Germany

BLUMEN. Galerie Mikael Andersen, Berlin, Germany

How to become who you are. BWA, Tarnów, Poland

Home Stories. Villa 102, Bockenheimer Landstrasse 102 (former Literaturhaus), Frankfurt am Main, Germany

MOT Collection, Our Ninety Years: 1923-2013 Afterimages of tomorrow. Museum of Con temporary Art Tokyo, Japan

2012

Letters from the Field (curated by NODE). Atelierhof Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany

The New Contemporaries. KCUA gallery, Kyoto Art University of Arts, Kyoto, Japan

2010

SHOW in the project space. Royal College of Art, Sculpture, London, UK

The 20th Anniversary of the Gotoh Memorial Foundation. Bunkamura The Museum, Tokyo, Japan

Celebratory Textiles – from Edo to the present day. Contemporary Art Museum Kumamo to, Japan

2009

City_net Asia. Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea

Stitch by Stitch. Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

New power! New collections in 2008. Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi, Japan

2008

MOT annual 2008, Unraveling and Revealing. Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Art in TIME AND STYLE MIDTOWN vol.3 Drawing. TIME&STYLE MIDTOWN, Tokyo, Japan

New collections show. Okazaki Mindscape Museum, Aichi, Japan

Secrets and Trick. The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma, Japan

Tangent, Artist in residence. Aomori Contemporary Art Centre, Aomori, Japan

Sidetrack. Tokorozawa Biennial, Tokyo, Japan

2007

Painting as Forest: Artist as Thinker. Okazaki Mindscape Museum, Aichi, Japan

Sawako Tanizawa, Aiko Tezuka, Gunji Fukasawa, Kentaro Yokouchi. CASO, Osaka,  Japan

Paradise of Illusion. MA2 Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Cycle and Recycle. Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Aichi, Japan

2006

Echigo - Tsumari Art Triennial 2006. Tokamachi, Niigata, Japan

√roots. Honenin temple, Kyoto, Japan

2005

VOCA 2005 The Vision of Contemporary Art (3rd prize winner). Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo, Japan

art in transit. The Palace Side Hotel (Room 439), Kyoto, Japan

WILD GIRLS LULLABY. art zone, Kyoto, Japan

Spiral Take Art Collection. Spiral/Wacoal Art Centre, Tokyo, Japan

2004

Selected Artists in Kyoto-2004 New Wave. The Museum of Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan

Spiral Take Art Collection. Spiral/Wacoal Art Centre, Tokyo, Japan

2003

Art Court Frontier. ARTCOURT Gallery, Osaka, Japan

2002

Kyo-Ten. Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art (1st prize) , Japan