Yukinori Yanagi

 

Biography

1959 Born in Fukuoka, JP
Lives and works in Hiroshima, JP

EDUCATION

since 2005 teaches as an associate professor at Faculty of Art, Hiroshima City University,  Hiroshima, JP

1990 MFA, fellowship in arts (sculpture) Yale University, Connecticut, US

1985 MFA and BA, fine arts in painting Musashino Art University, Tokyo, JP

PRIZES & GRANTS

2000

Grant for commission work at Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, JP

1995

Prize, the Gotoh Memorial Foundation, JP

1993

Award, Aperto‘93, the 45th Venice Biennale, IT

1992-3

Fellowship, Asian Cultural Council (International Studio Program at PS1 Museum, US

1988-90

Fellowship in Arts, Yale University, School of Art and Architecture, US

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012

Study for American Art, Miyake Fine Art, Tokyo, JP

2010

America, Miyake Fine Art, Tokyo, JP
Inujima Art House Project, Okayama, JP

2009

Money on view, Miyake Fine Art, Tokyo, JP

2008

Inujima Art Project, Okayama, JP
Seirensho, Okayama, JP

2005

Icarus Project, Fukuoka Art Museum, JP

2002

Cotthem Gallery, Barcelona, ES
Yukichi KV644955H, Mitsubishi-Jisho Artium, Fukuoka, JP

2000

Akitsushima, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, JP

1999

New Work, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, US

1998

Image, Nation and Transnation, University Art Gallery, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, US

1997

Wandering Position, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK, Beaver College Art Gallery, Philadelphia, US, Ars Futura Galerie, Zurich, CH
Pacific, Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, US
Alcatraz, Peter Blum, New York, US
Pacific, Fuji Television Gallery, Tokyo, JP

1996

Field Work on Alcatraz, Capp Street Project, San Francisco, US

1995

Project Article 9, The Queens Museum of Art, New York, US
Project Article 9, Kirin Plaza Osaka, Osaka, JP
The Chrysanthemum Carpet, Peter Blum, New York, US
Matrix 128, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, US

1994

Union Jack Ant Farm, Anthony d‘Offay Gallery, London, UK

1993

Hammer and Sickle, Ars Futura Galerie, Zurich, CH

1992

Yanagi,  Fuji Television Gallery, Tokyo, JP
Wandering Position, Naoshima Contemporary Art Museum-Benesse House, Kagawa, JP

1991

Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE), Los Angeles, US