Kotani Yasuko

WORKS

Outline

1962 Born in Nishinomiya, Japan

Prize

1992 Kirin Plaza Osaka Contemporary Award '92 Prize in photography, Kirin Plaza Osaka, Osaka, Japan
1996 Hyogo Art Encouragement Prize
1999 Excellence Award, Tokyo International Photo-Biennale -Fragments of Document and Memory, Tokyo Metropolitan of Photography

Solo Exhibition

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

Selected Group Exhibition

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

Workshop

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

Publication

2019 Blue Darkness. Kyoto: Akaaka Art Publishing Inc.

Public Collections

Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan
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