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Shomei Tomatsu 1930-2012, JP

Rank (2014): 1648 +

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 54

    Ongoing group exhibitions 4

    until 15 Mar 2015
    Conflict, Time, Photography - Tate Modern, London
    until 15 Feb 2015
    Damage Control - Art and Destruction Since 1950 - Kunsthaus Graz, Graz
    until 01 Feb 2015
    The Provoke Era: Japanese Photography From The Collection Of Sfmoma - Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
    Art and Truth: Gandhi and Images of Nonviolence - The Menil Collection, Houston, TX

    Solo shows 19

    2013
    Shomei Tomatsu - Misa Shin Gallery, Tokyo
    Shomei Tomatsu: Island Life - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Shomei Tomatsu - Photographs - Peter Lund, Oslo
    2012
    Shomei Tomatsu - Galerie Priska Pasquer, Cologne
    2011
    Shinjuku Turmoil - Misa Shin Gallery, Tokyo
    2010
    Shomei Tomatsu - Michael Hoppen Gallery, London
    Shomei Tomatsu - Galerie Priska Pasquer, Cologne
    Shomei Tomatsu - Stories - Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York City, NY
    2007
    Tokyo Mandala - The World of Shomei Tomatsu - Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo
    Shomei Tomatsu - Skin of the nation - Galleria Civica di Modena, Modena
    Shomei Tomatsu: Skin of the Nation - Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague
    2006
    Shomei Tomatsu – Haut einer Nation - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
    Aichi Mandala: Early Works of TOMATSU Shomei - Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya
    Shomei Tomatsu - Skin of the Nation - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
    2005
    Shomei Tomatsu - Skin of the Nation - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    2004
    Shomei Tomatsu: Skin of the Nation - Japan Society, New York City, NY
    2001
    Shomei Tomatsu: Ravages of Time - Tepper Takayama Fine Arts, Boston, MA
    1999
    Provoke - Andrew Roth Gallery, New York City, NY
    1996
    Shomei Tomatsu - interface - National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo (MOMAT), Tokyo

    Group shows 35

    2014
    Damage Control - MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
    The Spiritual World - Collection Exhibition 2014 - Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo
    2013
    Damage Control - Art and Destruction Since 1950 - Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
    Joy before the object - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
    Modern Japanese Art from the Museum Collection - National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo (MOMAT), Tokyo
    The Aesthetics of Photography - Five Elements - Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo
    2012
    Tokyo 1955–1970: A New Avant-Garde - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Busan Biennale 2012 - Garden of Leaning - The Busan Biennale, Busan
    Everything Was Moving: Photography from the 60s and 70s - Barbican Art Gallery, London
    Flowerscapes - Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, Chiba
    2011
    Von Horizonten - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
    Breaking News - Fukushima and the consequences - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
    LONGING FOR IDENTITY: Postwar Japanese Photographers - Yoshii Gallery, New York City, NY
    2010
    Autour de l\'extreme - Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris
    Arbeit / Labour - Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur
    Art of Modern Japan - National Museum of Modern Art Tokyo (MOMAT), Tokyo
    2009
    My base - Photographic artists in 1970\'s from Kurenboh collection - Kurenboh - Chohouin Buddhist Temple Gallery, Tokyo
    Nippon Kōbō - Forma - Centro Internazionale di Fotografia, Milan
    Japan: A Self Portrait - Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo
    The Quick and the Dead - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    2008
    FOR A LANGUAGE TO COME: Provoking Change in Japanese Postwar Photography - Carolina Nitsch, New York City, NY
    Black and White. Classics of Japanese Photography - Ateneum Art Museum - Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki
    Review / Preview: Japanese photographs - Galerie Priska Pasquer, Cologne
    2007
    Eyes Of An Island - Japanese Photography 1945-2007 - Michael Hoppen Gallery, London
    Eyes Of An Island - Japanese Photography 1945 - 2007 - Michael Hoppen Contemporary, London
    2006
    Six Post-War Japanese Photographers - Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Tendenzen Internationaler Fotografie - Städtische Galerie Delmenhorst, Delmenhorst
    2004
    Common Ground - Discovering Community in 150 Years of Art - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    2003
    CAMK Grand Opening Commemorative Exhibition, Vol.3 - Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto - CAMK, Kumamoto
    2000
    How you look at it - Sprengel Museum Hannover, Hannover
    1999
    Ground Zero Japan - Art Tower Mito ATM, Mito
    1986
    Black Sun: The Eyes of Four - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
    1979
    Neue japanische Photographie - Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden
    Japan: A Self-Portrait - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
    1974
    New Japanese Photography - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 3

    Japan
    Misa Shin Gallery, Tokyo
    USA
    Tepper Takayama Fine Arts, Boston, MA
    United Kingdom
    Michael Hoppen Gallery, London

    Collections 3

    Denmark
    Brandts Museet for Fotokunst, Odense
    Japan
    Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo
    USA
    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA

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