Kotani Yasuko

WORKS

Outline

1962 Born in Nishinomiya, Japan

Prize

1996 Hyogo Art Encouragement Prize
1999 Excellence Award, Tokyo International Photo-Biennale -Fragments of Document and Memory, Tokyo Metropolitan of Photography

Solo Exhibition

1993 Illusion of blue, Gallery Miyazaki, Osaka
1994 Silence of blue, Gallery Equivalence, Kobe
1995 Destruction of blue, Gallery Equivalence, Kobe
1996 Pendulation in blue, Prinz, Kyoto
Destruction of blue, Kirin Plaza Osaka Plaza Gallery, Osaka
1998 Fragments in blue, VERSO Photo Galley, Tokyo
Blue Self-portrait, SHINJUKU PARK TOWER Gallery 1, Tokyo
2019 Blue Darkness, The Third Gallery Aya, Osaka
2020 From Fragments in blue To Blue Derkness, Gallery Shimada, Kobe

Selected Group Exhibition

1987 Photographic art exhibition Japan Week, The Netherlands
1988 Selected Japanese Arts Exhibition, Tokyo Central Annex, Tokyo
1990 '90JPS Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo
1991 20 Promising Photographers, Parco Gallery, Tokyo
1992 '92JPS Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo
Wins Kirin Plaza Osaka Contemporary Award '92, Prize in photography, Kirin Plaza Osaka, Osaka
10 People's Gaze Penetrating Light, ICAC Weston Gallery, Tokyo
From A, the Art, Grand Prix in Photography, Spiri Hall, Tokyo
1993 Kobe International Fashion Photography exhibition '93, some places in PortIsland, Hyogo
Absolute Nudes 2 Photograph Exhibition, La Foret Museum Espace, Tokyo
Artful Kobe 93, Kobe Hankyu, Hyogo
1994 Exhibition by three young female photographers, Kirin Plaza Osaka, Osaka
Artful Kobe '94, Kobe Hankyu, Hyogo
1995 Report on Going through January 17, Gallery La Fenice, Osaka
1996 Photographs 1.17 "Give it to all thought to the earthquake disaster", Gallery Equivalence, Kobe
'96 Phase of photographic expression "CAMERA Current reality", Gallery HILLGATE, Kyoto
Private Room "Daily life as the photograph", Art Tower Mito Contemporary Art Gallery, Ibaragi
Award Festival, Kirin Plaza, Osaka.
Digital Photo Collection, Digital Art Gallery, Osaka
ART NOW '96 "To the root of being", Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Hyogo
1997 Hyogo Art Week in Tokyo "The art that was born after the earthquake", SHINJUKU PARK TOWER Gallery 1, Tokyo
International Print Triennial Cracow Oktagon+1, Poland Contemporary Artist Selection Exhibition
Sea breeze art, Kaibundo Gallery, Hyogo
The 4th Rokko Island modern art outdoors exhibition, Rokko Island marine park, Hyogo
1998 VOCA'98 The prospects of the contemporary art "The new artists of the plane", Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo
'98 New and Powerful Art Selection Exhibition, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto
Award Film Festival, Kirin Plaza Osaka, Osaka.
1999 The 3rd Tokyo International Photo-Biennale -Fragments of Document and Memory, Tokyo Metropolitan of Photography, Tokyo
2000 An earthquake disaster and expression "Distraction of Blue", Ashiya City Museum of Art & History, Hyogo

Workshop

2000 Workshop "About Self-portrait", Ashiya City Museum of Art & History, Hyogo
2019 Workshop "Self-portrait to find the inside of the heat", Otani Memorial Art Museum Nishinomiya City, Hyogo

Publication

2019 Blue Darkness, Akaaka Art Publishing Inc.

Public Collections

Tokyo Metropolitan of Photography, Tokyo
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