Timeline

1951
Born in Tokyo, Japan
Currently lives and works in Tokyo
Graduated from the Department of Oil painting, Tama Art University, Tokyo

Exhibitions

2009
METAMORPHOSIS - Objects today Vol.4 Yuichi HIGASHIONNNA,” Exhibition on the 80th Anniversary of Musashino Art University, gallery αM, Tokyo, September 12 - October 10 (solo)
2009
Nihonbashi Takashimaya Art Gallery X, Tokyo (solo)
2009
The Sculpture Garden Museum VANGEI MUSEO, Shizuoka, Japan (solo)
2009
“Flowers,” Utrecht/NOW IDeA, Tokyo, November 24 – December 6
2009
”Second nature,” Rundetaarn, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 8 - Sepember 20
2009
“Discoveries: Artists,” selected artists’ exhibition by three curators at ”Shanghai Contemporary Art Fair 2009,” Shanghai Exhibition Center, Shanghai, September 10 –13
2009
"Constructivismes,” Almine Rech Gallery, Brussels, January 22 – February 27
2008
“Double Chonos,” ZAP, Tokyo, November 15 – 24
2008
“Chinese and Japanese Contemporary Paintings from Zeit-Foto Collection,” Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, May 6 – 27
2008
“Chinese Inernational Gallery Exhibition 2008,” At Ziet-Foto Collection, Beijing, April 25 –28
2008
“The Bombay Sapphire Exhibition,” Salone del Mobile, Milano
2008
“The Masked Portrait,“ Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, January 10 – February 9
2008
Marianne Boesky Gallery Project Space, New York, October 9 – November 1 (solo)
2008
"Chandelier,” Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard, Paris, December 1 – February 9 (solo)
2008
Gallery M, Aichi, Japan, October 19 – November 16 (solo)
2008
"Refract,” Calm & Punk Gallery, Tokyo, May 16 – June 5 (solo)
2008
“White Light, White Heat,” Yumiko Chiba Associates, April 2 – 28 (solo)
2008
“dazzling & doodling,” GALLERY at lammfromm, Tokyo, March 7 – April 21 (solo)
2007
Yuichi Higashionna, Risa Sato, Kiyoshi Nakagami, Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard, Paris
2006
Any Human There ?, Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard, Paris
2006
Pusan Biennale, Sea Art Festival, Living Furniture, Pusan, South Korea
2006
Enjoyable House, Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Aichi, Japan
2006
Tokyo art fair, Tokyo
2006
Installation work, Marunouchi Bld. Tokyo (solo)
2006
Installation, Hermes, Tokyo (solo)
2005
Art Miami, Galerie Jean-luc & Takako Richard, Miami, USA
Art Rotterdam, Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard, The Netherlands
artparis, Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard, Paris
2004
Flowers, Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard, Paris, France -solo
2004
Officina Asia, Bologna, Italia
art.fair, Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard, Cologne, Germany
art paris, Galerie jean-Luc & Takako Richard, Paris
2004
Art Paris, Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard, Paris
2003
Zone, Fuchu Art Museum, Fuchu, Tokyo
2003
Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo -solo
Morimoto, Mansion Galler, Tokyo -solo
2002
Ise Foundation, New York-solo
Shibuya Seibu Art Gallery, Tokyo-solo
Yumiko Chiba Associates, Tokyo-solo
Inart Gallery, Osaka -solo
2001
Gallery 101, Ottawa, Canada -solo
Inart Gallery, Osaka -solo
Cassina, Tokyo -solo
Amus, Osaka -solo
2000
Nadiff, Tokyo -solo
Gallery NW House, Tokyo -solo
1998
Gallery NW House, Tokyo -solo
Tokyo University Komaba, Tokyo -solo
1997
Play Bill, Tokyo -solo

Literature

2009
Higashionna, Yuichi. Contributer, T Magazine, October
2008
Rosenberg, Karen. “Art in Review: Donald Moffett/Yuichi Higashionna,” The New York Times, October 30
2008
Vilades, Pilar. “White Castle,” T Magazine, October
2008
Higashiona, Yuichi. “Japanese Monster,” NY Arts, September/October
2007
“More Art to Life! Buy Art in a Hotel Room? Go to Art Fair!” SPUR Art Complex, A Guide to Arty Life, SPUR, No. 210, April 2007, pp.414-415
2007
Yuichi Higashionna’s Chandelier, Fujin Koron, April 2007, p.77
2007
My Dream Department Store ’03, Taro Nasu x Art Events, TITLE, July 2007, pp.116-117
2006
Maya Nago, “Dover Street Market Tokyo and Michael Kostiv’s World Archive,” Departments (column), high fashion, No.312, December 2006, p.15
2006
Yayoi Kojima, “Three Artists around Black,” Art (column), “Ryuko Tsushin 2nd Renewal Project, Wind, Rock, and United Arrows,” 2006, p.154
2005
Yoshio Kato: Asahi News, March.18, 2005 Mari Hashimoto, “A dazzling circle that has shone on all-Japanese-are-middle-class mentality,” ART Bit (column), Asahi Shimbun: WEEKLY AERA, March 21, 2005
2004
Shimzu, Minoru. Politics of a New Optical Art - Yuichi Higashionna's recent works, cat. Higashionna, Coll. Painters of the XXI century, Galerie Jean-Luc & Takako Richard, Paris
2000
Ozawa, Yuko. "A Day on Earth 45 Exhibitions 28 Countries 1 Day," CONTEMPORARY VISUAL ARTS, Issue 29, 2000
1999
Dipietro, Monty. "Color, light, sound, but not much heat, THE JAPAN TIMES, Feb. 28, 1999 (English))
1999
Ichihara, Kentaro. "Between 'Art' and 'Domestic', THE BOOK REVIEW PRESS, Mar. 13, 1999
1999
Shinkawa, Takashi. "Far away from a haze called 'Context'’, BT, n° 771, Jun. 1999, p.107-110
1998
Fujihara, Erimi. "When you stop and see objects or images around you…’’, BRUTUS, No.407, Apr. 15, 1998, p.112
1997
Fujihara, Erimi. (interview) "Exquisite Corpses," BT, n° 745, Aug. 1997, pp.103-120
1995
Fujihara, Erimi. "Yuichi Higashionna - A Light, Ironic Sampling," JA, Nov. 1995, p.1
1991
Kaihotsu, Chie. ’’Ai Gallery ‘’, BT, n°.636, Apr. 1991, p.248
1990
Sawaragi, Noi. ‘’Kobayashi Gallery’’, BT, n° 618, Jan. 1990, p.234
Fujihara, Erimi. "Negative portraits on a detached view of newspaper fliers by Higashionnna Yuichi," BRUTUS, Oct.1, p.15