Norio Imai


Biography

 

Norio IMAI    

 

1946    Born in 1946 in Osaka, Japan

            Lives and works in Osaka, Japan

 

Solo Exhibitions

2015    Norio Imai: Time Collection, Yumiko Chiba Associates viewing room shinjuku, Tokyo

2014    Perspective in White, Galerie Richard, New York

             Beginning from White, Yumiko Chiba Associates viewing room shinjuku, Tokyo

2013    White Event, Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Antwerp

2012    Norio Imai Retrospective – From 17 to 22 Years Old, ARTCOURT Gallery, Osaka

            ‘Gutai University’ Selection, LADS Gallery, Osaka

            My Days at ‘Gutai University’, Seian University of Art and Design, Otsu

            Beyond the frame, Gallery PARC, Kyoto

2011    Frame In, CAS, Osaka

            Thoughts on the Frame, LADS Gallery, Osaka

2009    The Inside and Outside of White, Kaede Gallery, Osaka

2008    YEBESSAN – Norio Imai ‘Alter Ego Techniques’, Atelier Fushikaden, Nishinomiya

            From Gutai to Today – Norio Imai Exhibition, LADS Gallery, Osaka

2005    solo Daily Portraits of a Quarter-Century, Mssohkan, Kobe

2003    Alter Ego Techniques, LADS Gallery, Osaka

2002    Time Mandala, Studio Earka, Osaka

2001    Fragments from Chapter Ten, LADS Gallery, Osaka

            Creation of From Here to Here sculpture on platform of Tenmabashi Station (Keihan Line, Osaka)

2000    Koi Ensemble, LADS Gallery, Osaka

1998    Lakebottom Topsoil Score II, Gallery Kuranuki, Osaka

1997    Chain of Spheres / Lakebottom Topsoil Score, Mssohkan, Kobe

1996    Back & Forth – Norio Imai / White Space 1964-1966, galerie 16, Kyoto

1994    Departures in White – Norio Imai 1964-1966, Mssohkan, Kobe

1991    Rainbow Stones, sculpture on vacant lot, Minamisenba, Osaka

1990    N/S Stone, sculpture on vacant lot, Naniwa Street, Osaka

            Towa Stones, sculpture in cemetery, Kawanishi, Hyogo

1989    Norio Imai ‘Horizon’ Exhibition, Message Gallery, Osaka

1988    Letter-Stones, Gallery Okabe, Tokyo

            BEGO & DEGU, Gallery Taka, Kyoto

1986    Ryo Gallery, Kyoto

            Kazami-ishi (Weather Vane Stone) outdoor sculpture,Yodogawa River waterfront, Moriguchi, Osaka

1985    Letter-Stones Garden, Gallery Cuore, Osaka

1984    Creation of projected image sculpture Video Stone on building exterior wall, Nakatsu, Osaka

1983    Rectangular Time, Gallery Kitano Circus, Kobe

1982    Norio Imai ‘Self-Portrait’, Nakamura Gallery, Osaka

            Time Collection, Gallery Kitano Circus Photo In, Kobe

1981    Solo exhibition with video works, The Bank, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

            Videotape Performance, Video Gallery SCAN, Tokyo

1980    Rectangular Time, Gallery Kitano Circus, Kobe

            On Air, Box Gallery, Nagoya

1979    Solo exhibition of self-portraits, Ban Garow, Osaka

1977    Gallery Kitano Circus, Kobe

1976    6/8 Time, Part 2, Art Core Gallery, Kyoto

1975    Solo exhibition of collage works, galerie 16, Kyoto

1973    Gallery Signum, Kyoto

1971    Mori’s Form, Osaka

            Walker Gallery, Tokyo

1969    Nuno no Zokei Series (Formal Sculptures in Cloth), Gallery Miyazaki, Osaka

1967    Norio Imai Print Art Exhibition ‘White Screen’, Gallery Azuchi, Osaka

1964    17-sai no Shogen (Testimony of a 17-Year-Old), Noonu Gallery, Osaka   

            Gallery Anneau, Osaka

 

Selected Group Exhibitions 

2013    Tapies–The eyes of the artist, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice

            Parallel Views: Italian and Japanese Art from 1950s, 60s, and 70s, The Rachofsky House, Dallas, Texas

            Gutai: Splendid Playground, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA

            The Collection: Gutai Yakushin (Gutai–Progress), Ashiya City Museum of Art and History, Ashiya

2012    Gutai: The Spirit of an Era, The National Art Center, Tokyo

            A Visual Essay on Gutai at 32 East 69 Street, Hauser & Wirth, New York, USA

            Regeneration – Made in Japan, KUNST ARZT, Kyoto

            Reading / Happenings in Paper, Gallery PARC, Kyoto

            Festival for Water Media – Aqua Passage, Shiga Citizens’ Theatre for the Arts, Kusatsu (Shiga Prefecture)

2011    Nul=0: The Dutch Nul Group in an International Context, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, The Netherlands

            Masked Portrait – When Vibrations Become Forms, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, USA   (continuing in 2012)

2010    The Power of Forms – Art of the Rapid Growth Era, (Temporary) Exhibition, Shinsaibashi Space, Osaka Museum of Modern Art

            Art in Ashiya – Moving, Ashiya City Museum of Art and History

2009    Vital Signals – Early Japanese and American Video Art, touring exhibition to Japan Society, New York; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; County

  Museum of Art, Los Angeles; Yokohama Museum of Art; The National Museum of Art, Osaka; and other locations, continuing into 2010.

2008    In Search of Colour, Gallery Art Site, Seian University of Art and Design, Otsu

2007    Welcome to Tanuki Palace – Humorous Expressions of the Japanese ‘Tanuki’, Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park (Shiga Prefecture)

            Radical Communication: Japanese Video Art 1968-1988, The Getty Center, Los Angeles

            Enjoyable Art and Enjoying Art, The Niigata Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Nagaoka

2006    Fan de Nagoya Art Exhibition 2006 – Reconsidering Early Video Art, Nagoya Civic Gallery, Yada, Nagoya

            My Rule – Accumulation of Personal Time, Borderless Art Museum NO-MA, Omi-Hachiman (Shiga Prefecture)

            Around Jiro Yoshihara, The Miyagi Museum of Art, Sendai

            Video Art – SCAN Collection Special Screening, Kawasaki City Museum

2005    Meetings: Portrait and Self-Portrait, Gallery Art Site, Seian University of Art and Design, Otsu

2004    Gutai Retrospective – Commemorating Fifty Years Since Formation, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Kobe

            Photography = Individual and Coalition 1, Museum Haus Kasuya, Yokosuka (Kanagawa Prefecture)

            Six Artists / Articulation 2004, ARTCOURT Gallery, Osaka

2003    Water as Material, Water as Theme, Gallery Art Site, Seian University of Art and Design, Otsu

            Kyoto-Shaanxi Exchange Art Exhibition, The Museum of Kyoto

            Teien-Zusha (Garden Picture Arbor), Studio Earka, Osaka

2002    The Artists of Gutai Art Association, Miyagi Museum of Art, Sendai

            The Nagaoka Museum of Contemporary Art Awards – A Retrospective Exhibition, The Niigata Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Nagaoka

            Early Video Art in Japan, Nagoya Port Building, Nagoya

            The Za-Za, Mssohkan, Kobe

2001    Ecology Art Exhibition, Eco Trip Festival at JR Maibara Station, Shiga

2000    The Earthquake Disaster and Art – What Has Been Created Since 9.17, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Kobe

1999    Aesthetics of Tranquility, Ashiya City Museum of Art and History

            Self-Portraits of Thirty-One Artists, Ban Garow, Osaka

            Symposium on Gutai exhibitions (participates in panel discussion), Galerie Nationale du Jeu de Paume, Paris, France

1998    Viewpoints of Eleven Contemporary Artists, Gallery at The Museum of Modern Art, Shiga, Otsu

            Arcade Arts in Nakamachi, Nakamachi Shopping Mall, Otsu

1997    Gutai – 1965-1972, Ashiya City Museum of Art and History

            Recommendations for an ‘I’ Art – Why I Was Painted, Itabashi Art Museum, Tokyo

            1st Trash Art Exhibition – Chattering Waste Materials, Former Rissei Elementary School, Kyoto

1995    Japanese Art After 1945: Scream Against the Sky, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York followed by San Francisco Museum of

  Modern Art in association with the Center for the Arts at Yerba Buena Gardens, USA

            40 Years of Japanese Experimental Films, Kirin Plaza Osaka, then Tokyo and other locations

1994    Japanese Art After 1945: Scream Against the Sky, Yokohama Museum of Art

            Time/Art – Expressions of Time in Twentieth Century Art, The Museum of Modern Art, Shiga

            Yaguratto of Human, temporary monument installed for anniversary fair commemorating 1200 years since Heian (ancient Kyoto) was made

  capital of Japan, Umekoji Park, Kyoto

            Japanese Abstract Cinema, Image Forum, Tokyo

            One Day Museum: Feeling from Seeing, Kawanishi City Hall, Hyogo

1993    Video: A New World – The Potential of the Medium, O Art Museum, Tokyo

            Gutai II: 1959–1965, Ashiya City Museum of Art and History

            MUSIC – Every Sound Includes Music, Xebec Foyer, Kobe

1992    Yaguratto Hikaridai ’92, Kansai Science City, Hikaridai, Kyoto

            Japanese Video Art Special –1980s Edition, Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo

            Aesthetics of Frames – Animation Theory and Practice, The Museum of Modern Art, Saitama, Urawa

            Photography Art in Contemporary Japan, Walker Hill Art Center, Seoul

            Japanese Avant-Garde Gutai, The Miyagi Museum of Art, Sendai

            Shozo – Portraits, Kyoto Municipal Art Gallery Shijo, Kyoto

            Sphere of Time and Sphere of Humans, monuments for Kansai Science City, Seika-cho, Soraku- gun, Kyoto Prefecture

            Sound Stone in Harada, open-air sound sculpture, Toyonaka, Osaka (Collaboration with Yukio Fujimoto)

1991    1991 Kyoto Indépendant, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            The Painting Adventurers of ‘Gutai’, Fukuoka Art Museum

            BEGO, Fujieda (Kanagawa Prefecture); BEGO of Sanaizaka, Shinjuku, Tokyo

1990    A Genealogy of Optical Movies, The Museum of Modern Art, Saitama, Urawa

            European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, Germany

            Private Visions – Japanese Video Art in the 1980s, touring exhibition: Instituto Giapponese di Cultura, Rome, Italy, and elsewhere in Europe and

  the USA

1989    3rd Fukui International Video Biennale – Expansion and Transformation, Phoenix Plaza, Fukui (Fukui Prefecture)

            Light Art Garden in Nakanoshima, Nakanoshima Park, Osaka

            On Kawara – Again and Against 1966-1989, Institute of Contemporary Art, Nagoya

1988    Electro Fantasy, Tsukashin Hall, Amagasaki, Hyogo

            Introduction to Art History Exploration Studies Exhibition, Meguro Museum of Art, Tokyo

            Japan High Technology Art Exhibition, Taiwan Museum of Art, Taichung, Taiwan

1987    Photography and Its Vicinity, galerie 16, Kyoto

            ‘Parts’ Exhibition, Gallery Iteza, Kyoto

1986    Four Video Artists: The Netherlands-Japan, Osaka Contemporary Art Center

            1986 International High Technology Art Exhibition, Matsuzakaya, Nagoya, followed by Sunshine City Culture Center, Tokyo

            Kanagawa ‘Art – A Dialogue On Peace’ Exhibition, Okurayama Memorial Hall, Yokohama

            Video Cocktail III, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo

            Sapporo Light-Art Exhibition, Odori Park, Sapporo, Hokkaido

1985    Japan – Avant-garde of the Future, Palazzo Tursi, Genoa, Italy

            Time, Space and Play, Daimaru Department Store, Kochi (Kochi Prefecture)

            Self-Portrait Today, The Museum of Modern Art, Saitama

            Jiro Yoshihara and ‘Gutai’, 1954-1972, Ashiya Civic Center

            Fukui International Video ’85 Festival, Phoenix Plaza, Fukui

1984    Videmus – Video and Computer Image Exhibition, Gallery Raku, Kyoto

            AFI International Film Festival, American Film Institute, Los Angeles, USA

            Video Cocktail I, Studio 200, Tokyo, followed by Komai Gallery, Tokyo

            3rd Cinema Video Week, Fukuoka Art Museum

            Contemporary Art 1950-1970 Kansai – Paths of Contemporary Artists, Seibu Yao, Osaka

1983    Video Installation ’83, Gallery Beni, Kyoto

            Photography in Contemporary Art, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, followed by The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto

            12th Montreal World Film Festival, Montreal and two other cities, Canada

1982    4th Biennale of Sydney, New South Wales Institute of Technology, Sydney, Australia

            Image Expression ’82 – Another Eye, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            Marlene Dietrich ‘The Beauty of Hollywood’ Exhibition, Osaka followed by Kobe

            Creation of Time Stones 400 in front of Shin-Osaka Station

1981    Kobe Port Island Exposition ’81, Theme Pavilion, Kobe Port Island

            Enlargement from 100mm, Gallery U, Nagoya

1980    Shell Art Award Recipient Exhibition, Tokyo Central Art Museum

            Video Roma ’80, Museo del Folklore Romano, Rome

            Image Expression ’80 – Video Investigations, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            1st Video Indépendant, Osaka Contemporary Art Center

1979    Jiro Yoshihara and Today’s Aspects of Gutai, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Kobe

            Roots of Images, Gallery Westbeth, Nagoya

            Mail Art – Italia-Giappone ’79, Centro Culturale Italo Giapponese di Kyoto

1978    Drawing Now Is…, Imabashi Gallery, Osaka

            From Underground Cinema to Private Films, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum

            Directions: Kyoto Indépendant at Twenty Years Exhibition, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            12th Contemporary Japanese Art Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, followed by Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            Surface = Space, Gallery Iteza, Kyoto

            Kyoto International Film Exhibition ’78 Kyoto–Canada, Kyoto Prefectural Center for Arts and Culture, followed by a tour in Canada

            Japan Video Art Festival, Centro de Arte y Comunicación, Buenos Aires, Argentina

            10th International Open Encounter on Video Tokyo ’78, Sogetsu Hall, Tokyo

            Pan-Conceptuals ’78 – Focus on Video Works, Gallery Maki, Tokyo

            Lift Up – Odyssey on Film & Video, Chubu Video Center, Nagoya

1977    7th International Open Encounter on Video, Fundació Miró, Barcelona, Spain

            03 23 03 Premières Rencontres Internationales D'art Contemporain, Montréal, followed by National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

            Kyoto Indépendant 1977, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            Image Expression ’77 – Film, Scenery of Time, Kyoto Prefectural Center for Arts and Culture, followed by Image Forum, Tokyo

            Spiral Delay, Kanagawa Prefectural Gallery, Yokohama

1976    Kyoto Biennale 1976 – Contemporary Art Selected by Seven Art Critics, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            Trends in Today’s Japanese Art ’76, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Kobe

            13th Contemporary Japanese Art Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum

            Contemporary Artists of Japan – Through the Lens of Duchamp, Gallery Pete, Osaka, followed by Institut Français du Japon, Kyoto

            Image Expression ’76 – Film and Laser, KBS Laser Rium Center, Kyoto

            11th Japan Art Festival Exhibition – Trends in Today’s Japanese Art ’76, The Broadway, Los Angeles, followed by Henry Gallery, University of

  Washington, Seattle, USA

            18 Years of Gutai Art, Osaka Prefectural Gallery

1975    18th Mainichi Selection Exhibition, Daimaru Department Store, Kyoto

            Kyoto Indépendant 1975, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            The Party, galerie 16, Kyoto

            10th Japan Art Festival, touring exhibition to New Zealand and Australia: National Art Gallery (Wellington), Museum Victoria (Melbourne) and

  Queensland Museum (Brisbane)

            International Open Encounter on Video, touring exhibition to France, Italy and Argentina: Espace Pierre Cardin (Paris), Galleria Civaca D’arte

  Moderna (Ferrara) and Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires)

            Art and Video, Art Core Gallery, Kyoto

            8th Contemporary Formal Expression Exhibition – 50 Contemporary Artists, Daimaru Department Store, Kyoto

            Film Media in Tamura ’75, Gallery Tamura, Tokyo

1974    Aspect ’74, Fukuoka Cultural Hall, Fukuoka

            Impact Art / Video Art ’74, Galerie Impact, Lausanne, Switzerland

            11th Japan International Art Exhibition – Realism in the Age of Reproduced Images, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum

            Now in Printing, Gallery Signum, Kyoto

            Image ’74, Gallery Okabe, Tokyo

            Osaka Prefectural Gallery Art Contest, Osaka Prefectural Gallery. Receives honorable mention.

            100 Feet Film Festival, Tokyo, followed by Osaka

            Signifying, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            Film Exhibition Ibaraki ’74, Ibaraki City Public Hall, Osaka

            Image Expression ’74 – Film, Cinema And Video, Art Core Gallery, Kyoto

1973    Kyoto Indépendant 1973, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            Kyoto Biennale – Art from Art Groups, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            Image Expression ’73 – Photo, Film And Video, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            8th Japan Art Festival, Moderna Galerija, Ljubliana, Yugoslavia, followed by Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany

            Methods of Today ’73, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            Projected Images and Shadow Images, Art Core Gallery, Kyoto

            Experiments with Sound Devices and Flying Musical Notes, Gallery Pete, Osaka

1972    Street Event with Heart Sounds of Three People, Midosuji Street, Osaka

            Nakanoshima Central Public Hall, August 10, 1972 (one-day exhibition), Osaka City Central Public Hall

            Image Expression ’72 – Thing, Place, Time And Space – Equivalent Cinema, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            Film Exhibition in Signum – Film Art, Galley Signum, Kyoto

            7th Japan Art Festival, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City, Mexico, followed by Museo Nacional

  de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina

1971    Gutai Mini-Pinacotheca Opening Exhibition, Gutai Mini-Pinacotheca, Osaka

            10th Contemporary Japanese Art Exhibition – Man and Nature, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, followed by Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            Wakayama Contemporary Art Exhibition, The Museum of Modern Art, Wakayama

            3rd Hiroshima Renaissance Art Exhibition, Hiroshima Prefectural Art Museum

            Gutai Art Small Works Exhibition, Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka

1970    Garden on Garden, a Gutai collaboration directed by Jiro Yoshihara, Expo ’70 Museum, Expo ’70 World’s Fair, Suita (Osaka Prefecture)

            Gutai Group Display, Midorikan Pavilion Entrance, Expo ’70 World’s Fair, Suita

            Soft Media, Osaka Art Center

            Final Exhibition at the Original Gutai Pinacotheca, Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka

            16th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Germany

1969    Paper Sculptures, Gallery Azuchi, Osaka

            9th Contemporary Japanese Art Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, followed by Kyoto   Municipal Museum of Art

            22nd Gutai Art Exhibition, Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka

            Images Speak!, galerie 16, Kyoto, followed by Shinanobashi Gallery, Osaka

            Interior of Fantasy, Sanbo Hall, Kobe

1968    Gutai Only at Night Exhibition, Miyazaki Kanko Hotel, Miyazaki

            Contemporary Space 1968: Light and Environment, Sogo Department Store, Kobe

            20th Gutai Art Exhibition, Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka

            8th Contemporary Japanese Art Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, followed by Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            21st Gutai Art Exhibition, Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka

            7 Materials, Masago Gallery, Osaka

            Fluorescent Chrysanthemum – Contemporary Japanese Art, ICA, London, UK

            Gutai Art Small Works Exhibition, Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka

            Zone, Mainichi Shimbun Kyoto Hall

1967    4th International Young Artists Exhibition, Seibu Department Store, Tokyo

            Gutai Art for the Space Age, Hanshin Park, Nishinomiya, Hyogo

            9th Japan International Art Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, followed by Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            20th Ashiya City Exhibition, Ashiya Civic Hall

            Gutai group exhibition, Galerie Heide Hildebrand, Klagenfurt, Austria

            Experimental Print Art Exhibition, Gallery Coco, Kyoto

            Experiments in Possibility, Shinanobashi Gallery, Osaka

            19th Gutai Art Exhibition, Tokyo Central Museum, followed by Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka

            Gutai Art Small Works Exhibition, Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka

            2nd Contemporary Japanese Sculpture Exhibition, Tokiwa Park, Ube (Yamaguchi Prefecture)

            5th Biennale de Paris, Musée des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris, France

            1st Sogetsu Experimental Film Festival, Sogetsu Hall, Tokyo, followed by Yasaka Hall, Kyoto

            4th Nagaoka Museum of Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Nagaoka (Niigata Prefecture)

            Film ’67, Kyoto Workers’ Hall

1966    Zero on the Sea, Galerie Orez, The Hague, The Netherlands

            Space of White, galerie 16, Kyoto

            Kyoto Indépendant ’66, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            19th Ashiya City Exhibition, Ashiya Civic Hall. Receives Board of Education Prize

            10th Shell Art Award Exhibition, Shirokiya Department Store, Tokyo, followed by Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art. Receives first prize

            Gutai Small Works Exhibition in The Netherlands, Galerie Mickery, Loenersloot, The Netherlands

            2nd Selected Works Exhibition, Gallery Beni, Kyoto

            7th Contemporary Japanese Art Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum

            2ème Salon International des Galeries Pilotes Lausanne, Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Art Palais de Rumine, Lausanne, Switzerland

            Trends in Contemporary Art, The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto Annex

            17th Gutai Art Exhibition, Takashimaya Department Store, Yokohama, followed by Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka

            Artists of Today ’66, Yokohama Civic Art Gallery

            From Space to Environment, Ginza Matsuya Department Store, Tokyo

1965    Kyoto Indépendant ’65, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            15th Gutai Art Exhibition, Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka

            16th Gutai Art Exhibition, Keio Department Store, Tokyo

            18th Ashiya City Exhibition, Ashiya Civic Hall. Receives Board of Education Prize.

            Indépendant Art Festival, Gifu Civic Center, Gifu

            Dimension ’65, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            2nd All Japan Indépendant, Yokohama Civic Art Gallery

            Methods of Twenty Artists, Shinanobashi Gallery, Osaka

1964    14th Gutai Art Exhibition, Takashimaya Department Store, Osaka

            Kyoto Indépendant ’64, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art

            17th Ashiya City Exhibition, Ashiya Civic Hall, Ashiya (Hyogo Prefecture). Receives Board of Education Prize

            Indépendant ’64, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum

            1st All Japan Indépendant, Yokohama Civic Art Gallery

            Gutai Art New Works Exhibition, Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka

1963    14th Ibaraki City Exhibition, Yosei Elementary School, Ibaraki (Osaka Prefecture). Receives Mayor’s Prize

 

Selected Collections

Ashiya City Museum of Art and History, Ashiya

Osaka Prefecture, Osaka

The Museum of Modern Art, Shiga

Osaka Museum of Modern Art, Osaka

Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Kobe

The Miyagi Museum of Art, Sendai

The Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas

The Getty Center, Los Angeles

Axel and May Vervoordt Foundation, Belgium

The Rachofsky House, Dallas, Texas