MIYANAGA, AIKO

Aiko Miyanaga
N a m e : MIYANAGA, AIKO

Born & Lives

1974 Born in Kyoto, Japan
Lives and works in Kyoto, Japan

Education

2008 MA, Department of Inter-Media Art, Graduate School of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo, Japan
1999 BA in Sculpture, Department of Fine Art, Faculty of Art, Kyoto University of Art and Design, Kyoto, Japan

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2015 reading room, Art Fair Tokyo 2015, Tokyo, Japan
2014 Strata: Origins, White Rainbow, London, UK
Strata: slumbering on the shore, Liverpool Central Library, Liverpool, UK
Encounters, Art Basel Hong Kong 2014, Hong Kong
Miyanaga Aiko’s Tea Room: soramimisora (rain palace), Hagi Uragami Museum (Tea Ceremony Room), Yamaguchi, Japan
2013 house, Mizuma Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2012 NAKASORA -the reason for eternity-, National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan
2011 beginning of the landscapes, Mizuma Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2009 dwelling in a boat, Mizuma Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
MIYANAGA Aiko: Mirage of water, shiseido art egg, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2008 Rowing Style, Kyoto Art Center, Kyoto, Japan
personal site by aiko miyanaga, Kyoto, Japan
2007 Asahi Art Collaboration Fireworks from the River - Miyanaga Aiko, Sumida Riverside Hall Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2005 garden of absence: hearing things, Art Space NIJI, Kyoto, Japan
2003 As Slumber Arrives, CAS, Osaka, Japan
Uncertainty of Warmth, neutron, Kyoto, Japan
2001 o/sentaku, Gallery Gallery, Kyoto, Japan

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016 Constituent Concreteness, Mizuma Gallery, Singapore
2015 CAFE in Mito R, Contemporary Art Gallery, Art Tower Mito, Ibaraki, Japan
2014 Sapporo International Art Festival 2014 City and Nature, Sapporo Art Museum, Hokkaido, Japan
1974 Part 1: 6 Artists born in 1974, The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma, Gunma, Japan
2013 Towada Oirase Art Festival, Towada Art Center, Aomori, Japan
Nissan Art Award Finalists Exhibition, Bank ART, Kanagawa, Japan
KASOKEKI + CHIKARA, Borderless Art Museum NO-MA, Shiga, Japan
2012 Mediations Biennale 2012, Zamek Culture Center, Poznan, Poland
Lady Dior as seen by, Ginza, Tokyo, Japan
2011 TDW-ART Elpis – Sky of Hope, Meiji Jingu Gaien Environmental Design Tent, Tokyo, Japan
The Masked Portrait Part II: When Vibrations Become Forms, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York City, New York, USA
Epic of Units, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul, Korea
ZIPANGU - 31 spirited artists cutting through new territories of Japanese contemporary art, Nihonbashi Takashimaya, Tokyo, Japan (traveled to: Takashimaya Osaka, Japan and Takashimaya Kyoto, Japan)
Silent Significance, L MD Gallery, Paris, France
2010 TDW-ART Jalapagos, Meiji Jingu Gaien Environmental Design Tent, Tokyo, Japan (traveled to: Mitsubishi-Jisho ARTIUM, Fukuoka, Japan 2011)
Aichi Triennale 2010, Aichi Arts Center, Aichi, Japan
Doubles lumières – Aiko Miyanaga & Naoko Sekine, Maison de la culture du Japon à Paris, Paris, France
2009 Animamix Biennale 2009-2010, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China
DISCOVERIES - ShContemporary 09 (curated by Kataoka Mami, Mori Art Museum), Shanghai, China
Platform 2009 - Void of Memory (curated by Kim Sunjung), Seoul, South Korea
Artist File 2009: The NACT Annual Show of Contemporary Art, The National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan
2008 Haptic, Tokyo Wonder Site Hongo (curated by Vik Muniz), Tokyo, Japan
Busan Biennale 2008 – Sea Art Festival, Me World, Busan, South Korea
2006 Force of Nature (curated by Mark Sloan and Brad Thomas with associate curator, Fuku Noriko), McColl Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
2005 City Net Asia 2005, Seoul Museum Of Art, Seoul, South Korea (Japanese section curator: Nakai Yasuyuki, National Museum of Art, Osaka)
2004 Selected Artists in Kyoto 2004 New Wave, The Museum of Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan
Katsuhiko Hibino / Aiko Miyanaga, INDEXLESS, Asahi Beer Oyamazaki Villa Museum, Kyoto, Japan
2003 Gunma Biennale for Young Artists, The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma, Gunma, Japan

Awards

2014 The Best Young Artist Award by City of Kyoto, Japan
2013 Nissan Art Award Grand Prize, Japan
2011 The Gotoh Memorial Foundation Newcomer's Prize for Art, Japan
2010 The Creative Tradition Prize, Japan Arts Foundation, Japan
2009 Prize for Best Young Artist Award, DISCOVERIES - ShContemporary 09, Shanghai, China
The Kyoto Prefecture Culture Prize, Japan
shiseido art egg 3 Award Prize, Japan
2007 Grant for studying in Edinburgh, UK, from Japanese Government Overseas Study Programme for Artists, Japan
2006 Grant for studying in USA, from Asian Cultural Council, Japan
Kyoto City Exceptional Art Cultural Achievement Grant Future Possibility, Japan

Public Collections

21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan
Takahashi Collection, Tokyo, Japan
Takamatsu Art Museum, Kagawa, Japan
Christian Dior K.K, Japan
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Japan

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