Yasuko Toyoshima

Artist's Website


1967
Born in Saitama, Japan

1991
Graduated from Tokyo National University of Arts, BA Oil Painting, Tokyo

1993
Completed the Master Course at the Tokyo National University of Arts and received MFA, Tokyo


[Solo exhibitions]

2017
"Margin" M Gallery, Tochigi
"Quadrilateral" Maki Fine Arts, Tokyo
"TOYOSHIMA Yasuko Exhibition" Galleria Finarte, Nagoya

2016
"ART DUCT EXHIBITION #11 'Sphere of Activity'" 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo
"Place in a Certain Order" M Gallery, Tochigi

2015
"FALL PREVENTION" M Gallery, Tochigi
"The Capital Room: Beyond Three Dimensional Logical Pictures vol.1 Yasuko TOYOSHIMA" Gallery αM, Tokyo

2014
"PANEL #24~" M Gallery, Tochigi
Akiyama Gallery, Tokyo
M Gallery, Tochigi

2013
"Panel" Akiyama Gallery, Tokyo

2012
"Cover-up" M Gallery, Tochigi

2011
"Motion/Odds" M Gallery, Tochigi

2009
"Fix" M Gallery, Tochigi

2008
"2nd_Multi-layer" Fuji Xerox Art Gallery, Tokyo

2007
"Outline-3" M gallery, Tochigi
"Outline_read me" Akiyama Gallery, Tokyo

2005
"Color Compensation2" M gallery, Tochigi
"Color Compensation1" Open Studio Program 27, Fuchu Art Museum, Tokyo

2004
"Decode" CAS, Osaka

2003
"Restoration" M gallery, Tochigi

2002
"Zlantno Oko" Novi Sad, Yugoslavia

2001
"Depicted People" M Gallery, Tochigi
"Artist Initiative links in 2001 PUDDLES" Cuba Culture, Muenster-Germany

2000
CAS, Osaka
"Origination" Akiyama Gallery, Tokyo

1999
"ART-ING TOKYO 21×21" Sezon Art Program Gallery, Tokyo
"Origination" M Gallery, Tochigi
"1999 MATTERS" Gallery 360°, Tokyo

1998
"Origination, (International Artist in Residence Program)" The Gallery, Guernsey ChannelIlands, GB
M Gallery, Tochigi

1997
"Blank" Key Gallery, Tokyo
"Art Year 1997" Jazz Ornette, Space U, Tochigi, Gunma
"CRITERIUM 25" Mini-Investment, Contemporary Art Gallery, Art Tower Mito, Ibaraki
"Personal Space" Akiyama Gallery, Tokyo

1996
"Mini - Investment" M Gallery, Tochigi
Gallery KIGOMA, Tokyo

1993
Yokohama Galleria, Kanagawa

1992
Akiyama Gallery, Tokyo
Maki Tamura Gallery, Tokyo

1990
Tamura Gallery, Tokyo


[Group Exhibitions]

2018
"Beyond the future of Meld Sculpture" Maki Fine Arts, Tokyo, Japan
"The Knowledge and Beliefs of the World" Komagome SOKO, Tokyo

2017
"Assembridge NAGOYA 2017 PANORAMA GARDEN -Time Sequence-" Former Minato Dormitory of Nagoya Custom, Aichi
"Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions 2017 Multiple Future" TOKYO PHOTOGRAPHIC ART MUSEUM, Tokyo
"PilotPlant ""To Marcel Duchamp"" cas, Osaka

2016
"Studio program "R2 (5,5)=10"" REV, Tokyo
"Imprisoned, Jailbreak, Imprisoned, Jailbreak" SUNDAY, Tokyo
MOT Collection, "Collection Ongoing" Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
MOT Collection, "Part 2: 4 Rooms with Francis Alÿs" Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo

2015
"SENSOU-GA STUDIES" TOKYO METROPOLITAN ART MUSEUM, GALLERY B, Tokyo
"UNCONDITIONAL RESTORATION Exhibition" milkyeast, Tokyo
"Reflection: In Return to Koji Enokura" AKIYAMA GALLERY, SPACE 23℃, Tokyo
"UNCONDITIONAL RESTORATION Pre-Exhibition" milkyeast, Tokyo
"ART IN TIME & STYLE MIDTOWN VOL.14 TOYOSHIMA Yasuko, MarikoTOMOMASA" TIME & STYLE MIDTOWN,Tokyo
"PilotPlant/Paper" cas, Osaka

2014
"Anti-war : Resistance against the Anticipated War" Snow Contemporary, Tokyo
"Unknown Nature (Unknown Series No. 5)" Waseda Scott Hall Gallery, Tokyo
"PilotPlant/Drawing" cas, Osaka

2013
"I've Been Dreaming for a Long Time" TALION GALLERY, Tokyo
"Bulletin" CHIKA ECODA, Tokyo
"SIDING RAIL ROAD" Saitama
"Tell all the Truth but tell it slant" TALION GALLERY, Tokyo
"Pilot plant/Japanese identity 2013" cas, Osaka

2012
"My Shameful Work exhibition" cas, Osaka

2011
"IdentityVII -Festina Lente" nca | nichido contemporary art, Tokyo
"Pilot Plant in Namba 2011" cas, Osaka
"In The Making" Location One, New York, U.S.A

2010
"White Christmas" the greenhouse, Guernsey, Channel Islands, GB
"THE LIBRARY ASHIKAGA" ASHIKAGA MUSEUM OF ART, Tochigi

2009
"The Library Shizuoka ART Gallery 2009" Shizuoka
"SIDING RAIL ROAD 2009" The 1st Tokorozawa Biennial of Contemporary Art, Saitama
"Pilot Plant in New CAS" cas, Osaka

2008
"Video rende-vous" remo, Osaka

2007
"Geldscheisser in the Vault" The former Hiroshima Branch of the Bank of Japan, Hiroshima

2006
"On Beauty and Value" The 3rd Fuchu Biennial Seven Artists of Bubble Generation Fuchu art museum, Tokyo
"Art Museums Dream the Cretaceous" Museum Modern Art Saitama, Saitama

2005
"The 1st International ARTISTIC FLAGS Festival" Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro

2004
"She_Story_loop 5W1H _the space is divided into 6 parts (collaboration with An Seebach)" Japanishes Kulturinstitut, Cologne, Germany
"Password > A Danish/Japanese Dialogue (collaboration with Katya Sander)" CCGA, Fukushima
"Pilot Plant" Contemporary Art Factory, Tokyo, CASO, Osaka
"Symbiosis is in Art" Gallery Wooduk / Silk Gallery, Seoul, Korea
"The Vision of Contemporary Art 2004" The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo

2003
"She_Story_loop (collaboration with An Seebach )" Goethe Insutitut Kyoto, Kyoto
"ANTINOMIE" GALLERY OBJECTIVE CORRELATIVE, Tokyo
Hiratsuka Museum of Art, Kanagawa

2002
"Blind Date, Kunsthallen Brandts ,(collaboration with Katya Sander)" Odense, Denmark
"Gloss Magazine/ Exhibition Project" NADiff, Tokyo. CCP, Sutton Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
"NOT general (collaboration with An Seebach)" Sai Gallery, Osaka and Media Shop, Kyoto
Hiratsuka Museum of Art, Kanagawa
"Slating House; Statement by Japanese Artist Since 9/11" Saison Art Program, Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo

2001
"Artist- Initiative links in 2001 PUDDLES" Kunstlerhaus Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany

2000
"Art in Tokyo No.12 Sublime and Labor" Itabashi Art Museum, Tokyo
"Framing" Galleria Rasen, Tokyo
"Pre Osaka New Video Exposition" Osaka Municipal Space of Arts, Osaka
"Department Store of Contemporary Art" Yamanashi Prefectural Museum of Art, Yamanashi

1999
"ART-ING TOKYO 21×21 INDEX" Sezon Art Program Gallery, Tokyo
"Secession The Theory of Cultural Contemporary Art" Itabashi Art Museum, Tokyo

1998
"Art in Tokyo No.10 Attack/Damage" Itabashi art Museum, Tokyo
"Reference" Galleria Rasen, Tokyo

1997
"KUNST KAPITAL" Gallery360°, Tokyo
"Art in Tokyo No.9 The Recommendation of " I "Art" Itabashi Art Museum, Tokyo
"Art Today 1997 OPERA APERTA" Sezon Museum of Modern Art, Nagano

1996
"Sweethearts" Gallery360°, Tokyo
"I implicate Order" Gallery Myu, Tokyo

1995
"Flicker of Otherness" Sagacho bis, Gallery TAF, Tokyo/Kyoto

1994
"Double Booking" Gallery 360°, Tokyo

1992
"Trans Art Annual crossing/ painting" Yokohama Galleria, Kanagawa

1990
"Art Today 1990" Sezon Museum of Modern Art, Nagano


[Public Collection]
Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo