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CURRICULUM VITAE


Born 1953 in Chiba, Japan

Lives and works in London, UK


Education

1993-95 University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, Wales, Uk

1992-93 London Metropolitan University, London, UK

1971-77 Ibaraki University, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan


Solo Exhibitions

2014 Afterimage, Toki Art Space, Tokyo, Japan

2004 As it is, Toki Art Space, Tokyo, Japan

2003 Transparent, (Photographic exhibition), Ruthin Craft Centre, Ruthin, Wales, UK

2002 Transparent lll, (Installation & photographic exhibition), Bleddfa Centre for Arts, Knighton, Powys, Wales, UK

2001 Transparent ll, (Installation), Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno, Wales, UK

1999 Reiko Aoyagi, Catalyst Arts, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

1998 Reiko Aoyagi, Gallery 97-99, London, UK

1996 Inscape Wales, Oriel, Cardiff, Wales, UK

1994 Untitled, The Artists Project Studio, Cardiff, Wales, UK

1991 Earth, Ai Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1990 Air, Earth, Fire, Water, Ai Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1989 Air, Earth, Fire, Water, Ai Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1988 Air, Earth, Fire, Water, Ai Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1986 Air, Earth, Fire, Water, Ai Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1983 Reiko Aoyagi, Gallery Q, Tokyo, Japan


Selected Group Exhibitions

2008 Kyobashi 3-3-8, Ai Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2007 Reshaping Space, Cazenovia College Art Gallery, NY State, USA

2006 Coordinates, Harlech Art Biennale, AirSpace Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent, UK

2006 Illuminations, Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, NY State, USA

2005 Reiko Aoyagi / Philippa Lawrence, House of Art, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic

2005 Transparent lV, Howard Gardens Gallery, Cardiff, Wales, UK

2004 Tickety-boo, Rites of Exchange, Bristol, UK

2001 Glow, Artspace, Sydney, Australia

1999 Screen, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England, UK

1999 Ten year Anniversary Show, Ai Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1998 Out of Place, Chapter, Cardiff, Wales, UK

1998 Llath-Yard, Cardiff City & Ffotogallery, Cardiff, Wales, UK

1997 Borders, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, Wales, UK

1996 Trans-Formations, The Artists Museum, Lodz, Poland

1995 MA Show, University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, Wales, UK

1994 Inter-View, Chapter, Cardiff, Wales, UK

1994 Site-ations, Cardiff, Wales, UK

1991 Japan-Korea Exchange Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, Gallery Sanyo, Tokyo, Japan

1990 Art Beyond the Limits ’90, Kanagawa Prefectural Gallery, Yokohama, Japan

1990 Japan-Korea Exchange Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, Kwan Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1989 Art Beyond the Limits ’89, Kanagawa Prefectural Gallery, Yokohama, Japan

1982 Shinseiki Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum, Tokyo, Japan


Workshop and Residencies

2009 Art Colony Galichnik, Galichnik, Macedonia

2007 Flow, Chapter Theatre, Cardiff, Wales, UK

2006 Illuminations, Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, NY State, USA

2005 Coordinates, Harlech Biennale, Harlech, Wales, UK

2004 Identidades, Encuendro Internacional de Artistas Independientes, Morelia, Mexico

2001 Cyfuniad International Artist’s Workshop, Plas Caerdeon, Barmouth, Wales, UK

1996 Between the Visible and Invisible, National College of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan


Public Art Commission

2008 Untitled, Dumballs Road Ipad Development, Cardiff, Wales, UK

2007 Beginning, Museum of Lost Heritage, Window, Birmingham, UK

2006 Flow, The Former Science Museum, Birmingham, UK


Curatorial Work

2001-02 New Space, Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno and touring to Glynn Vivian Museum and Art Gallery, Swansea, UK


Awards

2006 Wales Arts International International Opportunities Fund

2004 Wales Arts International Project Award

2000 Arts Council of Wales Travel Award

1996-97 Arts Council of Wales Visual Arts Project Award

1996 Arts Council of Wales Travel Award


Selected Articles, Reviews and Publications

2007 Salvage Documentation Transformation, Museum of Lost Heritage, Birmingham, UK

2006 Sharma, Aparna, ‘Transparent lV’(review), Cyfrwng, Media Wales Journal, Vol.3, 2006, pp. 127-128

2005 Skoda, Michal, Reiko Aoyagi/Philippa Lawrence (catalogue), House of Arts, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic

2005 ‘Umelkyne z Walesu’, art & antiques, November 2005

2004 Montejano, Yolanda, ‘Concluye Muestra Internacional de Arte’, Provincia, 2 february 2004, p.12

2004 Aguilar, Claudia, ‘Identidades’, Cambio de Michoacan, 31 January 2004, p.26

2004 Montejano, Yolanda, ‘Identidad’, Provincia, 14 January 2004, p.10

2003 Crossingham, Cristina, ‘Identity in Place?’, Reiko Aoyagi (catalogue), Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno, UK, pp.5-20

2003 Adams, Hugh, Imaging Wales, Seren and Wales Arts International, Cardiff, p.34

2001 Clark, Robert, ‘Reiko Aoyagi’, The Guardian, 16 June 2001, p.32

2001 Crossingham, Cristina, ‘Identity in Place?’ (gallery guide), Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno, Wales, UK

2000 Aoyagi, Reiko, ‘Voxpop’, Make, Issue 87 March-May 2000, p.24

1998 Gupta, Sunil, ‘Inside/Outside: Surrounded by Four Women’, Out of Place (catalogue), Chapter, Cardiff, pp.6-9

1996 Akmut, Nilofar, (editor), Between the Visible and the Invisible (catalogue), National College of Arts Lahore, Pakistan

1996 Stathatos, John (guest editor), ’Art & the City’, Art & Design, Issue 50, p.87

1996 Crossingham, Cristina, ‘Reiko Aoyagi’ (review), Untitled, No.10, Spring 1996, p.18

1996 Butler, Susan, ‘Window/Wall’, Inscape Wales 4,(catalogue), Oriel, Cardiff, pp.4-7

1991 Contemporary Paintings ’91 (catalogue), Gallery Sanyo, Tokyo, Japan

1990 Art Beyond the Limits ’90 (catalogue), Kanagawa Prefectural Gallery, Yokohama, Japan

1990 Contemporary Paintings ’90 (catalogue), Kwan Hoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea

1989 Art Beyond the Limits ’89(catalogue), Kanagawa Prefectural Gallery, Yokohama, Japan

1989 Ai Gallery 1986-1989.3 (catalogue), Ai Gallery, Tokyo, Japan


Reiko Aoyagi catalogue can be obtained from Oriel Mostyn Gallery Email: post@mostyn.org


Cristina Crossingham ‘Identity in Place?’ - pdf


Sunil Gupta ‘Inside/Outside: Surrounded by Four Women’ - pdf


Susan Butler ‘Window/Wall’ - pdf