1981

born in Tochigi, Japan

2004

BFA, Painting, Tokyo Zokei University

2007

MFA, Painting, Tokyo University of the Arts

2010

Doctoral Degree (PHD) in Oil Painting, Tokyo University of the Arts

   
 

Kaoru Usukubo lives and works in Tokyo, Japan

   
   
 

SOLO SHOWS (SELECTION)

   

2012

Crystal Voyage, Kunstverein Friedrichshafen, Germany

2011

Crystal Moments, Loock Galerie, Berlin

2010

Part and the whole, Wohnmaschine, Berlin

2008

NEXT 2008, Art Fair/Solo Exhibition at TARO NASU booth, Chicago

   

UP logist, Wohnmaschine, Berlin

2007

Wandering Season, TARO NASU, Tokyo

   
 

GROUP SHOWS (SELECTION)

   

2010

The Vision of Contemporary Art 2010, The Ueno no mori Museum of Art, Tokyo

   

camaboko, Tokyo Zokei University, Tokyo

2009

only one, MOT/ARTS, Taipei

   

Giovane Seta ’09, ONWARD GALLERY Nihonbashi, Tokyo

2008

Opening Exhibition –…¡, TARO NASU, Tokyo

   

NETWORK PROJECT JAPAN, Inter Alia Art Company, Seoul

   

The 17th Annual Scholarship Recipients Art Exhibition, The Sato Museum of Art, Tokyo

2007

Art Award Tokyo Marunouchi 2007, Gyoko-dori Underground Gallery, Tokyo

2005

Japan and South Korea Contemporary Painting Exhibition: Nature and I,

  

Gallery Ho, Seoul/ Art Center MAHNO, Anseong, South Korea

   

HOPE: South Korea-Japan Art Exchange Exhibition, South Korea to Japan Embassy South Korea Cultural Exchange Gallery, Tokyo

   
 

AWARDS

   

2007

Teikyo University Purchase Prize at “Completion Exhibition of M.A. Course of Tokyo University of the Arts,–€ The University Art Museum - Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo

2004

ZOKEI Prize at “Graduation Exhibition of Tokyo Zokei University: ZOKEI-ten,–€ Tokyo Zokei University, Tokyo

   
 

COLLECTION

   
 

The nursing home GREEN, Akita