1967

geboren in Kobe City, Japan

 

Abschluss an der University of Fine Art, Kyoto, Japan

   
 

Miwa Yanagi lebt und arbeitet in Kyoto, Japan

   
 

www.yanagimiwa.net/e///

   
 

EINZELAUSSTELLUNGEN (AUSWAHL)

   

2010

Loock Galerie, WINDSWEPT WOMEN: THE OLD GIRLS' TROUPE, Berlin

 

Wohnmaschine, MY GRANDMOTHERS, Berlin

 

Kulturhuset Stockholm, FAIRY TALES, Stockholm, Schweden

 

Rat Hole Gallery, LULLABY, Tokyo, Japan

2009

53. Venedig Biennale, Japanischer Pavillon, WINDSWEPT WOMEN. THE OLD GIRLS' TROUPE, Venedig, Italien

 

National Museum of Art, PO-PO NIANG-NIANG!, Osaka, Japan

 

Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, MY GRANDMOTHERS, Tokyo, Japan

 

Instituto Giapponese di Cultura in Roma, MY GRANDMOTHERS, Rome, Italy

2008

The Museum of Fine Arts, MIWA YANAGI, Houston, Texas, USA

2007

Chelsea Art Museum - Deutsche Bank Collection, MIWA YANAGI, Deutsche Bank Collection, New York, USA

2006

Ohara Museum of Art, MADAME COMET, Yurinso, Japan *

 

Galería Leyendecker, SUNA ONNA, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

2005

Wohnmaschine, FAIRY TALES, Berlin

 

Hara Museum, MIWA YANAGI: THE INCREDIBLE TALE OF THE INNOCENT OLD LADY AND THE HEARTLESS YOUNG GIRL, Tokyo, Japan *

 

Ohara Museum, Okahama, Japan

 

NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, MIWA YANAGI, Düsseldorf, Germany

 

Kunstverein Mannheim, MIWA YANAGI, Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Mannheim, Germany

2004

Galerie Leyendecker, Teneriffa, Spanien

 

Mimoca - Genichiro-Inokuma Museum of Contemporary Art, DARKNESS OF GIRLHOOD AND LIGHTNESS OF AGING, Marugame, Japan *

 

Neues Museum Weserburg Bremen, MIWA YANAGI – SAMMLUNG DEUTSCHE BANK, Bremen, Germany

 

Deutsche Guggenheim, MIWA YANAGI, Berlin, Germany

2003

Wohnmaschine, MY GRANDMOTHERS, Berlin, Germany

 

Eglise Sainte Marie-Madeleine, GRANDDAUGHTERS, Lille 2004, Lille, France

 

Galeria Leyendecker, Teneriffa, Spanien

2002

Kirin Plaza Gallery, MY GRANDMOTHERS, Osaka, Japan

 

Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan

 

Shiseido Gallery, GRANDDAUGHTERS, Tokyo, Japan *

 

Galerie Almine Rech, Paris, France

2001

Gallery Kodama, Osaka, Japan

2000

Galerie Almine Rech, Paris, Frankreich

1999

Gallery Kodama, Osaka, Japan

1998

Wohnmaschine, Berlin

 

Art Space Niji, Kyoto, Japan *

1997

ART TOWER MITO critelium, Ibaragi, Japan

1994

Gallery Sowaka, LOOKING FOR THE NEXT STORY, Kyoto, Japan

1993

Art Space Niji, THE WHITE CASKET, Kyoto, Japan

   
 

GRUPPENAUSSTELLUNGEN (AUSWAHL)

   

2010

Fukushima Prefectural Museum of Art, PRESENTIMENT IN SUMMER VACATION, Fukushima, Japan

 

Shiseido Gallery, TSUBAKI KAI TEN 2010 TRANSFIGURATIVE, Tokyo, Japan

 

Palais für Aktuelle Kunst, 10 Jahre PaK, Glückstadt

2009

Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto, MERRY-GO-ROUND TWINKLING AND TWILIGHT, Kumamoto, Japan

 

Mori Art Museum, MEDICINE AND ART, Tokyo, Japan

 

GOLDEN AGERS AND SILVER SURFERS, Kunsthaus Baselland, Muttenz, Schweiz

 

DER SCHMERZ SITZT TIEF, Opelvillen Rüsselsheim

2008

INSZENIERTE WIRKLICHKEIT – URSPRUNG UND GEGENWART DER JAPANISCHEN FOTOGRAFIE: SAMMLUNG MARCH UND MIWA YANAGI, Villa Rot, Burgrieden-Rot

 

Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, STILL/MOTION. LIQUID CRYSTAL PAINTING, Tokyo, Japan

 

E NGBK, IN LEBEN LANG, Berlin

 

Shiseido Gallery, TSUBAKI-KAI, TRANS-FIGURATIVE, Tokyo, Japan

 

National Museum of Art, STILL/MOTION, LIQUID CRYSTAL PAINTING, Osaka, Japan

 

ICP, HEAVY LIGHT: RECENT PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEO FROM JAPAN, New York, NY, USA

 

Art Gallery of Hamilton, GREAT NEW WAVE: CONTEMPORARY ART FROM JAPAN, Hamilton, CANADA

 

FotoFest 2008, Houston, TX, USA

2007

Contemporary Art Museum, ATTITUDE 2007 THE HOUSE OF HUMAN BEINGS – AUTHENTICALLY BLESSED JUBILANCE, Kumamoto, Japan

 

Guangdon Museum of Art, BEAUTIFUL NEW WORLD. CONTEMPORARY VISUAL CULTURE FROM JAPAN, Guangzhou, China

 

Stadtgalerie Schwaz, DIE KUNST DES ALTERNS, Schwaz, Österreich

 

Brooklyn Museum of Art, GLOBAL FEMINISMS, New York, USA

 

Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

 

National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan

 

Museum Morsbroich, DER KONTRAKT DES FOTOGRAFEN, Leverkusen *

2006

Akademie der Künste, DER KONTRAKT DES FOTOGRAFEN, Berlin *

 

LA BIENAL DE CANARIAS, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spanien

 

6th Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, Südkorea

 

Kunstverein Hildesheim, PUBLIC/PRIVAT, Hildesheim

 

Hara Museum, CHIKAKU - Perception, Time and Memory of Art, Tokyo, Japan

 

Taro Okamoto Museum of Art, TOKYO BLOSSOMS- Deutsche Bank meets Zaha Hadid, Kawasaki, Japan

 

Hara Museum Arc, SELECTIONS FROM THE HARA MUSEUM’S PERMANENT COLLECTION, Gunma-ken, Japan

 

Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) SLOWTECH, Taipei, Taiwan

 

Galerie Claudia Delank, DER PALAST DER DRACHENKÖNIGIN, Köln

 

The National Museum of Art Osaka, COLLECTION 1, Osaka, Japan

2005

Kunsthaus Graz, CHIKAKU. ZEIT UND ERINNERUNGEN JAPAN, Graz, Austria *

 

Moscow International Festival 2005, FASHION AND STYLE IN PHOTOGRAPHY, Moskau, Russland

 

Palais für aktuelle Kunst, WENN SICH KEIN BLATT REGT ... NATUR UND TRÄUME IN DER AKTUELLEN JAPANISCHEN KUNST, Glückstadt *

2004

Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, TAKARAZUKA: THE LAND OF DREAMS, Tokyo, Japan

 

Govett–Brewster Art Gallery, MEDIARENA: CONTEMPORARY ART FROM JAPAN, Neuseeland

2003

Ludwig Museum, LOCATION OF THE SPIRIT - Japanese Contemporary Art, Budapest, Ungarn

 

Whitney Museum of Art, THE AMERICAN EFFECT, New York, USA

 

Museum of Fine Arts, THE HISTORY OF JAPANESE PHOTOGRAPHY, Houston, TX, USA

 

Parco Gallery, GIRLS DON’T CRY, Tokyo, Japan

2002

Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, FUTURE PLAN, Hyogo, Japan

 

Photo Espana, GIRLS VS. GRANDMOTHERS, Madrid, Spanien

 

Sydney Biennial, THE WORLD MAY BE FANTASTIC, Sydney, Australien

 

Julia Friedman Gallery, CHAMELEON DREAMS, Chicago, USA

2001

Museum of Contemporary Art, NEO TOKYO: Japanese Art Now, Sydney, Australien

 

Centro per l’Arter Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, SENRITSUMIRAI - Arte Attuale dal Giappone, Prato, Italien

 

1st Yokohama Triennale, MEGA-WAVE, Yokohama, Japan

 

6th Biennale de Lyon, CONNIVENCE, Lyon, Frankreich

2000

Montevideo Amsterdam, JAPAN MEDIUM LIGHT, Amsterdam, Niederlande

 

Art Centre Warszawa, GENDAI – Between the Body and Space, Warschau, Polen

 

Centre Georges Pompidou, ELYSIAN FIELDS, Paris, Frankreich

 

Espasio Cultural Sergio Port, FREEZE, Rio de Janeiro, Brasilien

1999

Utsunomiya Museum, A SENSE OF REALITY, Utsunomiya, Japan

 

Art Sonje Museum, FANCY DANCE–CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE ART AFTER 1990, Kyongju, Seoul, Korea

 

Site SantaFe Biennal, LOOKING FOR A PLACE, SantaFe, USA

 

Melbourne Biennial, SINGS OF LIFE, Melbourne, Australien

 

Kwangj Museum, A WINDOW- Inside and Outside, Korea

 

National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto Museum of Contemporary Art, VISIONS OF THE BODY, Tokyo, Japan

 

The Ueno Royal Museum, VOCA, Tokyo, Japan

1998

National Museum of Modern Art, TASTES AND PURSUITS, Neu Delhi, Indien

 

Nakanoshima, TECHNO THERAPY, produced by Yasumasa Morimura, Osaka, Japan

 

Meguro Museum of Art, ART NOW IN JAPAN AND KOREA, Tokyo, Japan

 

MaxMara, COAT IN ART, Tokyo, Japan

 

WOMEN PHOTOGRAPHERS FROM JAPAN, 1864 - 1997

 

Taipei Fine Arts Museum, TAIPEI BIENNIAL, Taipei, Taiwan

 

Gallery Nikko, SUBTERRANEAN, Tokyo, Japan

1997

Centre Regional d`Art Contemporain, LEGENDE, Sete, Frankreich

 

Secession, CITIES ON THE MOVE, Wien, Österreich

 

Forgfabriken, MOMENT GINZA, Stockholm, Schweden

 

Centre Regional d`Art Contemporain, DU CONSTRUIT, DU PAYSAGE, Sete, Frankreich

 

Kyoto Muncipal Museum of Art, FUTURE RECOLLECTIONS, Kyoto, Japan

 

Kunsthalle Wien, LUST UND LEERE - Japanische Fotografie der Gegenwart, Wien, Austria

 

Arken Museum of Modern Art Kopenhagen, Kunsthalle Kiel

1996

Fukuoka Art Museum, OH, MY JAPANESE LANDSCAPES?, Japan

 

Schirn Kunsthalle, PROSPECT '96, Frankfurt/ Main

1995

Osaka Contemporary Art Center, CONTEMPORARY ART FORUM GALLERYS '95, Osaka, Japan

1994

Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, ART NOW 94, Hyogo, Japan

   
 

*Katalog

   
   

 

PREISE

   

2006

Takashimaya Art Prize

2004

Hyogo Prefectural Artist Prize

2001

Kyoto prefectural Artist Prize

2000

Sakuya-Konohana Prize, Osaka City

1999

Higashigawa Prize, Higashigawa, Hokkaido

1999

Kyoto City Artist Prize

1999

VOCA prize: The Vision of Contemporary Art, The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo

1998

First prize: Leopold Godowsky Jr. Color Photography Award, Photographic Resource Center at Boston University

   
 

ÖFFENTLICHE SAMMLUNGEN

   
 

Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto

 

Hara Museum, Tokyo

 

Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka

 

Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aahus

 

Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt