Timeline

1936
Born in Tokyo, Japan
1958
Graduated from the painting section of the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, Tokyo, Japan
1963
Formed the Hi Red Center collective with Genpei Akasegawa and Natsuyuki Nakanishi
1968
Won the Carlo Cardazzo Prize at the Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
1968–1972
Taught at Tama Art University, Tokyo, Japan
1998
Died in Tokyo, Japan

Exhibitions

2010
Jiro Takamatsu, McCaffrey Fine Art, New York, NY (solo)
2008
The Masked Portrait, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
2004
Jiro Takamatsu: The Universe of His Thought, Fuchu Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan (retrospective)
Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art, Fukuoka, Japan (retrospective)
2001
In Time, Akira Ikeda Gallery, Taura, Japan
2000
Chiba City Museum of Art, Chiba, Japan (retrospective)
1999
National Museum of Modern Art, Osaka, Japan (retrospective)
1996
Niigata City Art Museum, Niigata, Japan (solo)
Jiro Takamatsu: Recent Works, Akira Ikeda Gallery, Taura, Japan (solo)
1994
Genshi, Akira Ikeda Gallery, Nagoya, Japan (solo)
1992
New Drawings, Akira Ikeda Gallery, Nagoya, Japan
1989
Image Space: People at Nagoya Station, Akira Ikeda Gallery, Nagoya, Japan (solo)
1977
Documenta VI, Kassel, Germany
1969
Biennale de Paris, Paris, France
1968
Japan Pavillion, Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
1963
15th Yomiuri Independent Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan