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Yoko Asakai

1974 born in Tokyo Japan
1998 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI, BFA Photography
Selected Solo Exhibitions:
2016 “Generative Landscape,” Oyama City Kurumaya Museum, Tochigi
2015 “tangible” Mujin-to Production, Tokyo
2012 “Chords” Mujin-to Production, Tokyo
2011 “22932/akita” Sasao Project Room, Akita
2011 “Northerly wind” NADiff Gallery, Tokyo
2011 “Conversations” Mujin-to Production, Tokyo
2011  “sight” AKAAKA, Tokyo
2009 “22932” Mujin-to Production, Tokyo
2008  “sight”  Konica Minolta Plaza, Tokyo
2007  “Trigger” Zeit-Foto Salon, Tokyo
Selected Group Exhibitions:
2016 “20 Year Anniversary TOP Collection: Tokyo Tokyo and TOKYO,” TOKYO PHOTOGRAPHIC ART MUSEUM, Tokyo
2016 “Ishihara memorial exhibition (Le bal) part 2:scherzo,” Zeit-Foto Salon, Tokyo
2016 “EDITIONS++,” MUJIN-TO Production, Tokyo
2015 “Translation Theme Park,” Uppsala Konstmuseum, Uppsala, Sweden
2014  “Translation Theme Park / Japanese Contemporary Art” Galleri Ping-Pong, Malmö, Sweden
2014  “We can make another future: Japanese Art After 1989” Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia
2014  “MUJIN-TO Production 8th Anniversary”MUJIN-TO infinity”
2014  “TRUE COLORS” Yebisu International Art Festival for Art & Alternative Visions, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography
2013 “Out of Doubt:Roppongi Crossing 2013”, Mori Art Museum
2011 “She Has A “PEN” Part2” Olympus Gallery Tokyo/ Olympus Gallery Osaka
2011  “Re-Modernologio phase2 ” Aomori Contemporary Art Center
2011 “The Photographs of children” Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography
2011 “Cross Counter” XYZ Collective
2010 “VOCA The Vision of Contemporary Art 2010” The Ueno Royal Museum
2010  “Moving:The first and final group exhibiton in Mujin-to Koenji” Mujin-to Production
2009  “Photo Communication” Yokohama Civic Gallery Azamino
2009   “Re:Membering– Next of Japan” DOOSAN GALLERY, Seoul Korea
2008  “Photo City Sagamihara” Sagamihara Citizen’s Gallery Nikon Salon bis Shinjuku
2008  “On Your Body:Contemporary Japanese Photography” Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography
2008  “The 9th KONICA MINOLTA FOTO PREMIO Annual Award Exhibition”  KONICA MINOLTA PLAZA
2007  “Japan Caught by Camera:Works from the Photographic Art in Japan” Shanghai Art Museum
Awards:
2008   Sagamihara Emerging Photographer Encouragement Award
2008   KONICA MINOLTA  FOTOPREMIO Special Award
Public Collections:
Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art
Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography
Shanghai Art Museum
Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts