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Chiaki Kamikawa



Chiaki Kamikawa

b. 1976, Kanagawa, Japan
Lives and works in Paphos, Cyprus

Education:

2005-2007
MFA, Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2003-2004
Artist in residence, Edinburgh College of Art

2000-2003
BA(Hons) Silversmithing and Jewellery, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh, Scotland

Solo exhibitions:

2012
Collector’s Room, Chiaki Kamikawa Contemporay Art, Paphos, Cyprus

New Symbols, Gallery Suzuki, Kyoto, Japan

2011
Housewife Revival, Chiaki Kamikawa Contemporary Art, Paphos, Cyprus

2010
Island Rieno, Shonan Kujirakan Gallery, Fujisawa, Japan


Group Exhibitions:

2018
Genius Loci of Leeuwarden, Kunstruimte H47, Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Illusion, Galerie d’YS, Brussels, Belgium

2017
In Search of Common Myth, Municipal Gallery, Paphos, Cyprus

Cementgraphy, Outdoor installations, Paphos, Cypr

2016
Fibonacci Sequence, Francis Boeske Projects, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Synthesizer, Gallery Apocalypse, Nicosia, Cyprus

Kunst4Kids, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam

2015
VELDWERK, Drawing Centre / Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, Diepenheim, Netherlands

Paper Tails, Paper Tales, To Phytorio, Nicosia, Cyprus

Group exhibition, Koppe contemporary, Berlin, Germany

2014
DOMANI – The Art of Tomorrow, National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan

Innocence, Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, Netherlands

Intuitionists, Drawing Center, New York, U.S.A.

2011
JAPANCONGO, Le Magasin - Centre National d Art Contemporain, Grenoble; The Garage Center For Contemporary Culture, Moscow; Palazzo Reale, Milan

2009
On Paper, Witzenhausen Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Uit Japan Galerie LUMC, Leiden, Netherlands
In dit uitzicht, Drawing Centre Diepenheim, Diepenheim, Netherlands

2008
Group Exhibition, Galerie Sign, Groningen, Netherlands
Art Rotterdam, Witzenhausen Gallery, Rotterdam, Netherlands

2007
Checking In, Design Week at the Lloyd Hotel, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Day Dreaming, Wetering Galerie, Amsterdam, Netherlands
one;& other painting, W139 BG, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Etalange galerie Inkijk, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Scope New York Artspace Witzenhausen, New York, USA
Art Rotterdam, Artspace Witzenhausen, Rotterdam, Netherlands

2006
Reading The Drawing: Narrative in contemporary art and comics, Sign, Groningen, Netherlands
Anonymous drawings 2 , Bluitenweiss, Berlin, Germany
Rietveld naar de Beurs , Beurs van Berlarge, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Kunst Vlaai 06 , Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, Netherlands
IMM Cologne , Cologne Messe, Cologne, Germany

2005
100 percent proof , touring Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, Velvet Da Vinci, California, USA
Flow Gallery, London
The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
Henshin , Gallery ES, Tokyo, Japan Contemporary art objects from Edinburgh , Gallery Kan, Kyoto
Gallery Wattsu, Tokyo, Japan

2004
English Wave , Dan Ginza Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Recent Graduates Show , Newashgate Gallery, Surrey, UK
Focus �3 , Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
Visual Art Scotland , Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, UK

2003
Solo-Showcase, Kath Libbert Gallery, Bradford, UK
European Graduates Show , Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen,Netherlands

2002
Nature and Time , Goldscmedehaus, Hanau, Germany

Awards:

2005-2007
Japanese ministry of cultural affairs artists grant

2003
The Helen. A. Rose Bequest

2000-2003
Sydney Perry Foundation

2002
University Prize, Heriot Watt University

2001
Sir Robert Kirk Inches Bursary

2000
Design Prize, City of Bath College