Biographie

Akira KUGIMACHI

Né en 1968 à Yokohama Japan, vit et travaille à Paris Fance

Akira Kugimachi

FORMATION
2000-2002 Bourse pour les artistes talents par l’Agence pour les affaires culturelles, Gouvernement japonais
1996-1999 Master de l’Art Plastique à l’Université Paris VIII Saint-Denis, sous la direction de Jean-Louis Boissier
1995-1996 Ecole National Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Marseille, France
1989-1995 Master à l’Univesité de Beaux-Arts de Tama, Tokyo

 

EXPOSITION PERSONNELLE
2019
  • Akira KUGIMACHI The Works – 2019, Abeno Harukas Kintetsu, Osaka

2018
  • Elewhon, Gallery Art Composition, Tokyo
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Mitsukoshi Takamatsu, Takamatsu
2017
  • Re-génération, Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi, Tokyo
  • Bifröst & Air, Tenmaya, Yonago / Okayama / Hiroshima
  • Akira KUGIMACHI , Tobu Funabashi, Chiba
2016
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Tenmaya, Okayama
  • « Akira Kugimachi – Bifröst & Air » Fukuyama Tenmaya Art Gallery, Fukuyama
  • « Akira Kugimachi » Fujisaki Art Gallery, Sendai
2015
  • Bifröst, Tobi Art Fair 2014, Tokyo Bijutsu-Club, Tokyo
  • Eclipse, Art Fair Tokyo 2014, Tokyo
2014
  • Snowscape colors, Shibuya Tokyu, Tokyo
  • Kyoto Art Fair -Air&Snowscape-, Akira Kugimachi, Miyakomesse, Kyoto
  • Snowscape+constellation, Tazu Art, Kyoto
  • Eclipse, Hiroshima Tenmaya, Hiroshima
2013
  • Akira KUGIMACHI -Snowscape-, Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi, Tokyo
  • Snowscape, Art Fair Tokyo 2013, Tokyo
  • "Akira Kugimachi – Snowscape" Gallery Espace Kyoto, Nagoya
2012
  • Snowscape, Art Fair Tokyo 2012, Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Gallery Espace, Nagoya
  • Nightscape, Daimaru Fukuoka, Fukuoka
  • Ichigo-ichie, Shinseido Gallery, Tokyo
  • Nightscape, Daimaru Shinsaibashi, Osaka
  • Snowscape + Nightscape, Tenmaya, Okayama
2011
  • Lightscape (Seasons), Nihonbashi Takashimaya, Tokyo
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Tenmaya, Fukuyama
  • Art Fair Tokyo 2011, Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo
2010
  • Watergrass and sky, Tenmaya, Kagawa
  • Watergrass and sky, Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi, Tokyo
  • Watergrass and sky, Tenmanya, Hiroshima
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Art Gallery Tsuruya, Kumamoto
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Art Gallery Keio Departement Store Shinjuku, Tokyo
2009
  • Lightscape Spectrum, Gallery Shorewood, Tokyo
  • Akira KUGIMACHI – Lux Aeterna-, Art Gallery Fujisawa Saikaya, Kanagawa
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Yamagataya, Kagoshima
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Matsuzakaya, Nagoya
  • Art Fair Tokyo 2009 -Shadows + Lightscape-, Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo
  • Tobi Art Fair 2009, Trees + Seascape, Tokyo Bijutsu-Club, Tokyo
2008
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Tokyu Shibuya, Tokyo
  • Akira KUGIMACHI – Lux Aeterna-, Takanawa-kai, Prince Hôtel Takanawa, Tokyo
  • Akira KUGIMACHI – Lux Aeterna-,Yokohama Sogou, Kanagawa
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Nagasaki Hamaya, Nagasaki
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Tenmanya, Yonago
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Daimaru, Shimonoseki
  • Akira KUGIMACHI – Seascape Daylight-, Seibu Ikebukuro Art Forum, Tokyo
  • Akira KUGIMACHI – Seascape & Trees-, Daiwa, Toyama
  • Light Scape, Art Fair Tokyo 2008, Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo
2007
  • Seascape & TreesⅠ,Ⅱ,Ⅲ, Tenmanya, Hiroshima / Fukuyama / Okayama
  • Akira KUGIMACHI -Seascape Daylight-, Seibu Numazu, Shizuoka
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Elgala, Fukuoka
  • Akira KUGIMACHI -the artists of 21st Century-, Saikaya Fujisawa, Kanagawa
  • Art Fair Tokyo 2007-Waves-, Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo
  • Tobi Art Fair 2007 -Seascape-, Tokyo Bijutsu-Club, Tokyo
2006
  • Akira KUGIMACHI New Paintings, Gallery Shorewood, Tokyo
  • Akira KUGIMACHI -Seascape-, Sogo Yokohama, Kanagawa
  • Paysage / Mouvement / Image, Landscape / Movement / Image, Galerie Laurence Belle, Paris
  • Akira KUGIMACHI », Tokyu Shibuya, Tokyo / Osaka Takashimaya, Osaka
  • Akira KUGIMACHI New Paintings -Light Scape-, Gallery Shinseido, Tokyo
2003
  • Infinity Waves, Gallery Shinseido, Tokyo
1999
  • Dismantling Utopia, Galerie Point Jal, Paris
1995
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Gallery Surugadai, Tokyo
1991
  • Akira KUGIMACHI, Hachioji, Tokyo
EXPOSITIONS COLLECTIVES
2019
  • Art Paris 2019, Pierre-Yves Caër Gallery, Paris
  • Art Fair Tokyo 2019, Gallery Art Composition, Tokyo
2018
  • Renaissance contemporaine / Contemporary Renaissance, Pierre-Yves Caër Gallery, Paris
  • Contemporary Artists, Mitsukoshi Takamatsu, Takamatsu
  • Cabinet Da-End 08, Galerie Da-end, Paris
  • France Japon, Gallery Dutko Bonaparte, Paris
  • Collect, Saatchi Gallery, London
2017
  • I LOVE TAIWAN, Whitestone Gallery Taipei, Taiwan
  • Collection de Galerie / Gallery collection, Gallery Dutko Bonaparte, Paris
  • L’Aurore de Paysage / The Dawn of Landscape, VILLA 88, Bordeaux
  • Collect, Saatchi Gallery, London
  • Chiki no kai, Takashimaya Nagoya, Nagoya
  • Nihonga, Sogo Yokohama, Yokohama
  • Symbiose/Symbiosis, Gallery Insighter, Paris
  • So to Zo 2017, Tokyo Bijutsu Club, Tokyo, Kyoto, Kanazawa, Osaka, Nagoya
2016
  • YAMAGIWA, Tokyo
  • « Paysages Subjectifs (Subjective Landscape) » Ianchelevici Museum, La Louvière
  • PAD (ART+DESIN) , Paris
  • "Sou et Zou 2016" Tokyo Art Club, Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, Nagoya, Kanazawa
  • "ENCOUNTERS" Galerie Jean-Jacques Dutko, Paris
2015
  • « RINPA 400ème EXPOSITION COMMÉMORATIVE »
  • Daimaru Shisaibashi, Osaka
  • Tenmaya Fukuyama, Hiroshima
  • Kintetsu Uehon-machi, Osaka
  • Kintetsu Abeno Harukas, Osaka
  • Kintetsu Nara, Nara
  • « Ombres & Lumières » Galerie Jean-Jacques Dutko, Paris
  • « ART ELYSEES » Pavillons, avenue des Champs-Élysées, Paris
2013
  • "Ku kai 3" Gallery Kunimatsu, Tokyo
  • « Contemporary japanese ink painting » The National Art Museum, Tokyo
  • Selection Shibuya : Hiroshi SENJU, Junji KAWASHIMA, Akira KUGIMACHI, Seibu Shibuya, Tokyo
2012
  • A force de regarder au lieu de voir / By dint of looking instead of seeing, Art-Cade, Galerie des Grands Bains Douches de la Plaine, Marseille
  • « Nihonbashi kai 2012 » Onward Gallery, Tokyo
  • "Ku kai 2" Gallery Kunimatsu, Tokyo
  • « MASURAO japanese peinting » Osaka Takashimaya Art Gallery
2011
  • Group Horizon, Nihonbashi Takashimaya, Tokyo
  • Ku kai, Gallery Kunimatsu, Tokyo
  • Tragique du Paysage/ Tragic of the Landscape, Galerie Eric Mircher, Paris
  • Gingano-kai, Kintetsu Abeno, Osaka
  • Sennen no kai, Onward Gallery, Tokyo
  • Gingano-kai V, Kintetsu Abeno, Osaka
2010
  • Shinpükai, Shinseido Gallery, Tokyo
  • Gingano-kai IV, Kintetsu Abeno, Osaka
  • Sennenno-kai, Onward Galerie Nihonbashi, Tokyo
  • 0+SM+3GO, Galerie Shorewood, Tokyo
2009
  • Petit tableaux / Small paintings, Onward Galerie Nihonbashi, Tokyo
  • 2016 Exhibition, Promo-Arte Gallery/ Tokyo Metropolitan Government / Takeo / Galerie Ginza / Galerie Bokushin, Tokyo
  • Art Gallery Fair Kyoto, Miyako Messe, Kyoto
  • Sennenno-kai, Onward Gallery Nihonbashi, Tokyo
  • Gingano-kai Ⅲ, Gallery Taigado, Kyoto
  • Ceux qui ont choisi Paris -Les talents venus de l’Est / Those who chose Paris – Talents from the East, Galerie Orenda, Paris
2008
  • Petit tableaux / Small paintings, Onward Gallery Nihonbashi, Tokyo
  • Star of Millennium, Seibu Ikebukuro, Tokyo / Sogo Shinsaibashi, Osaka
  • Nihonbashi-kai 2008, Onward Gallery Nihonbashi, Tokyo
  • Sennenno-kai, Onward Gallery Nihonbashi, Tokyo
  • « Shinbi-kai » Shinjuku Takashima-ya, Tokyo
  • « Nocturne in Ginza » Gallery Yamashita, Tokyo
2007
  • Petit tableaux / Small paintings, Onward Gallery Nihonbashi, Tokyo
  • Star of Millennium, Seibu Ikebukuro, Tokyo / Sogo Shinsaibashi, Osaka / Sogo Kobe, Hyogo
  • Nihonbashi-kai 2007, Onward Gallery Nihonbashi, Tokyo
  • Art Shanghai 2007, Shanghai mart, China
  • Chicago Red Art Fair 2007, Lorado Taft Studio Midway, Chicago
  • « Shinbi-kai » Shinjuku Takashima-ya, Tokyo
  • « The Exhibition of Japanese Art Scene by 12 Selected Artists » Matsuzaka-ya, Nagoya
2006
  • Star of Millennium, Seibu Ikebukuro, Tokyo / Sogo Shinsaibashi, Osaka / Sogo Kobe, Hyougo
  • Art Gallery Fair Kyoto, Miyako Messe, Kyoto
2005
  • Gingano-kai, Kintetsu Osaka, Osaka
2003
  • Plesiance, Nihonbashi Takashimaya, Tokyo
2002
  • Horizont 21, Gallery Shiraishi, Tokyo
2001
  • « Horizont 21 » Gallery Shiraishi, Tokyo
1998
  • Atelier Portes Ouvertes de Belleville / Atelier Open house day at Bellville, Paris
1996
  • Escale / Stopover, Galerie des Beaux-Arts de Marseille, Marseille
1994
  • Ueno Royal Museum Grand Prize Exhibition, Ueno-no-Mori Museum, Toyko
  • Axe, Gallery Surugadai, Tokyo
1993
  • Exhibition Soga, Nihonbashi Takashimaya, Tokyo
  • Takifuji Art Award Gallery Tokyo Wall, Tokyo
1992
  • Exhibition Soga, Nihonbashi Takashimaya, Tokyo

 

Selected Projects
2018 Folding Screen, Eclipse Platine, residence of Kenzo Takada , Paris
2017 Permanent collection, Seascape, Colorscape #1-#6, Paris Braunch of Mitsubishi Corporation, Paris
2015 Hand bag “Polochon”, Shorin-zu, Collaboration with DOGNIN, Paris
2014 Wall painting, Eclipse, Paris Miki London, London
2013 Wall painting, Shadows, residence of Kenzo Takada, Paris
2012 Competition of Valenciennes culture center with Moreau Kusunoki Architects (not appointed), Paris
2012 Sensu, japanese folding fan and Gakuya Noren, entrance curtains of Kabuki backstage for Chusha Ichikawa (Teruyuki Kagawa), Tokyo
2011 Permanent collection, vertical waves, Temple Ryugenji, Tokyo
2011 Natsume, tea box for collaboration with Hanako Miwa, Paris
2010 Permanent collection, Folding Screen, residence of Katsuhisa Otsuka residence, Tokyo
2009 Permanent collection, Shadows, Nishi Shuzou, Kagoshima
2006 image/paysage/mouvement, workshop, Ecole supérieure des beaux-arts de Marseille, Marseille

 

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