Tadashi Kawamata

 Institution (2)

 About Artist

Tadashi Kawamata was born in Hokkaido, Japan, in 1953. He lives and works in Tokyo, Japan.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013
Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italie
Scotiabank Nuit Blanche, Toronto, Canada
FIAC, Hors-les-Murs, Place Vendôme, Paris
Horizons, Camargue Project, Musée de Camargue et Parc naturel régional de Camargue, France, as part of Marseille-Provence 2013: European Capital of Culture.
Collective Folie, Parc de la Villette, Paris, France.

2012
Expand BankART, BankART Studio NYK, Yokohama, Japan.
Tokyo in Progress, Toyosu Dome, Koto-ku, Toyosu, Harumibashi Park, Tokyo, Japan.
Box construction, Daegu Art Museum, Daegu, Korea.
Tadashi Kawamata: Track and other recent projects, Mulier Mulier Gallery, Knokke, Belgium.
Box construction Gallery 604, Busan, Korea

2011
Under the Water, Kamel Mennour, Paris
Chaumont sur Loire Project, Chaumont sur Loire, Chaumont, France
Tokyo in Progress Shioiri Tower, Tokyo, Japan
Hokkaido in Progress, Hokkaido, Japan

2010
Carton Workshop, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France.
Wooden Tower, Essen, Germany.
Drift Structure, Uster, Switzerland.

2009
Foot Path, Evento, Bordeaux, France.
Berlin Tree huts, HKW, Berlin, Germany.
Observatoire, Estuaire 2009, Nantes, France.
Chemin de bois, Biennale internationale d´art contemporain, Melle, Germany

2008
Gandamaison, La Maréchalerie-Centre d´Art Contemporain, Versailles, France
Tadashi Kawamata:Tree huts, Galerie Kamel Mennour, Paris, France
Walkway, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan

2007
Tadashi Kawamata, Mulier Mulier Gallery, Knokke-Heist, Belgium

2005
Tadashi Kawamata, Le Creux de l´enfer-centre d´art contemporain, Thiers, Belgium

2004
Wooden Terrace Beach.Process and Documents, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland

2003
Bridge and Archives-Photos by Leo van der Kleij, Museum Schloss Moyland, Bedburg-Hau, Germany

2002
Ideas for Projects, Annely Juda Fine Art, London, UK

2001
Daily News, Art Tower Mito ATM, Mito, Japan
Projects and instalation 1979-2002, Centrum Sztuki Wspolczesnej/Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland
Boston Project, Part 1, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Cambridge, USA

2000
Tadashi Kawamata, Middelheim Museum, Antwerp, Belgium
Canal Boat, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK

1999
Projekt Sammlung (4),Tadashi Kawamata-Work in Progress in Zug, Kunsthaus, Zug, Switzerland

1998
Les chaises de traverse, Centre d’art contemporain-la Synagogue, Delme, France
Tadashi Kawamata, Artpace, San Antonio, USA
Im Zwischenraum-Tadashi Kawamata, Kunsthaus, Zug, Switzerland

1995
Tadashi Kawamata, Kunsthalle, Recklinghausen, Germany

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014
Occupied Territory, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA

2013
Macht/Wahn/Vision - Der Turm und urbane Giganten, Städtische Museen Heilbronn, Germany
Au fil de la Saône, Saône Riverside, Lyon, France

2012
Chairs for Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi Art Fair, UAE.
Exchange Library, FIAC, Jardin des Tuileries, Paris.
Nakahara Yusuke Cosmology, Tokamachi, Echigo Tsumari Art Triennial, Center for Interlocal Art Network Matsudai, Shimizu Niigata, Japan.

2011
A sculpture is not an object, curated by Véronique Wiesinger, kamel mennour, Abu Dhabi Art Fair, UAE

2010
Mukaijima Project, Setouchi International Art Festival, Kagawa, Japan

2009
Chemin de bois, Biennale internationale d´art contemporain, Melle, Germany

2008
Japan:Tracing this world, Mulier Mulier Gallery, Knokke-Heist, Belgium
guess who´s coming, Mirta Demare, Rotterdam, Netherlands

2007
La città che sale, ARCOS-Museo di Arte Contemporanea del Sannio, Benevento, Italy

2006
Shift-Im Spiegel der Verunsicherung, Galerie Grita Insam, Vienna, Austria
3. Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial 2006, Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial, Niigata-ken, Japan
Sammlung-Projekt Sammlung-Projekt Museum, Kunsthaus, Zug, Switzerland
Nouvelles Collections, Kunsthaus CentrePasquArt-Centre d´Art, Biel/Bienne, Switzerland

2005
Sous les ponts,le long de la rivière II, Casino Luxembourg-Forum d´art contemporain, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Chikaku, Kunsthaus, Graz, Austria

2003
Happiness-A Survival Guide for Art and Life, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
2. Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial 2003, Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial, Niigata-ken, Japan
II Bienal de Valencia-La Ciudad Ideal, Bienal de Valencia, Valencia, Spain

2002
Twelve Japanese Artists from the Venice Biennale 1952-2001, Art Tower Mito ATM, Mito, Japan
Busan Biennale 2002, The Busan Biennale, Busan, South Korea

2000
Idées de paysage,paysages d´idées, Musée d´art contemporain, Montreal, Canada
as it is, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK
Around 1984-A Look at Art in the Eighties, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island, USA

1999
1. Skulptur-Biennale 1999, Skulptur Biennale Münsterland, Warendorf, Germany

1998
Biennale of Sydney 1998, Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

1997
Skulptur.Projekte in Münster 1997, Skulptur Projekte Münster, Münster, Germany

1996
Die Schrift des Raumes.Kunst,Architektur,Kunst, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria

1992
documenta 9, Documenta, Kassel, Germany

1989
Europalia Japan, Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, Belgium

1988
Porkkana-kokoelma:nykytaiteen museon puolesta, Kiasma-Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland

1987
19° Bienal de Sao Paulo, Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
documenta 8, Documenta, Kassel, Germany

1983
Fünf zeitgenössische Künstler aus Japan, Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf, Germany