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Atsushi Kaga



Atsushi Kaga

b. 1978, Tokyo, Japan
Lives and works in Dublin, Ireland and New York, NY

Education:
2005
B.A., in Fine Art Painting, National College of Art and Design (NCAD), Dublin

2001
Diploma at Colaiste Stiofain Naofa, Cork

1997
Tama Art Institute, Tokyo

Solo Exhibitions:

2020
Melancholy with vegetables surrounded by miracles, mother’s tankstation, Dublin

2018
The Search for Languorous Magic, Maho Kubota Gallery, Tokyo

2015
Jack Hanley Gallery, New York

2012
Nerd Bag Factory, Art Basel Miami Beach, Mothers Tankstation, Miami, FL, USA

2011
Art Futures, Art HK 11 Solo Presentation

2010
Rest with us in peace, mothers tankstation, Dublin
Kantor Art, L.A.
Process Room, Artists Residency Programme, Irish Museum of Modern Art

2009
Why can we keep going forward? Because we forget the problem of yesterday, Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo, Brazil
NADA, Miami Art Fair with Mothers Tankstation

2008
I want to give love to socially neglected parts of you, that is my mission, Butler Gallery, Kilkenny
Consolations for Bunny, Nicolas Krupp Gallery, Basel, Switzerland

2007
Bunnys Darkness and Other Stories, Mothers tankstation, Dublin

Group Exhibitions:
2017
The Way Things Go: An Homage, Butler Gallery, Kilkenny, Ireland
It happens to be, Pallas Projects, Dublin

2015
Friend of the Devil, Jack Hanley Gallery, NY

2014
Sed Tantum Dic Verbo (Just Say The Word), Blain|Southern, London

2012
I Love Those Paintings, Mothers Tankstation, Dublin
One and Many, Location One, New York

2011
Astatic, Sandra and David Bakalar Gallery, MassArt, Boston, USA

2008
Winter Salon, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin

2007
Timelines, Mermaid Centre, Bray, Co. Wicklow
Visual Fictions, Fenton Gallery, Cork. Curated by Cliodhna Shaffrey
NADA, Miami Art Fair with Mothers Tankstation

2006
The Square Root of Drawing, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin
Getting on Mothers Nerves, Mothers Tankstation, Dublin
Utopias, Eigse Carlow 2006 (selected by Ann O Sullivan), Carlow

2005
A Moment in Time, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin

Awards:
2011
Location One International Residency Programme, New York. Awarded by The Arts Council of Ireland 2011-2012.
International Studio & Curatorial Program, New York

2010
Artists Residency Program, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin

2009
Galerie Eduardo Leme, Sao Paolo, residency and project space exhibition
The Fountainhead Residency, Miami, Florida.
Visual Arts Bursary, Arts Council of Ireland

2007
Visual Arts Bursary, Arts Council of Ireland

2006
International Studio, Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, Dublin