The Call

OKANOUE Toshiko

Saturday, January 30, 2021-Saturday,March 13, 2021
By appointment only on Tuesday. Please send an email to info@thethirdgalleryaya.com
by the 12:00 on Monday.
We open 12:00-19:00 from Wednesday to Friday and open12:00-17:00 on Saturday.

© Okanoue Toshiko

The Third Gallery Aya is very pleased to announce an exhibition by OKANOUE Toshiko.
OKANOUE was one of unknown artists 15 years ago but now, her art works are collected by important museums in the world such as the Museum of Modern Art, NY.
She has the first retrospective exhibition at The Museum of Art, Koichi in 2018 and has a solo big exhibition at Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum, Tokyo in 2019.Her evaluation has been raisen in Japan recently.

Okanoue Toshiko

Outline

1928 Born in Kochi Prefecture
1945 Graduates from Toyo Eiwa Jogakuin
1948 Graduates from Keisen High School
1949 Graduates from Ogawa Fashion Insititute
1952 Graduates from Design Department of Bunka Gakuin College

Solo Exhibitions

2021 The Call. The Third Gallery Aya, Osaka, Japan
A New Season. Isetan Salone Art Wall, Tokyo, Japan
2019 Toshiko Okanoue, Photo Collage: The Miracle of Silence. Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Okanoue Toshiko, Photo Collages-A Long Journey. Books f3, Niigata, Japan
Okanoue Toshiko. Keibunsha Ichijoji, Kyoto, Japan
2018 Okanoue Toshiko Retrospective Exhibition-A Long Journey. The Museum of Art, Kochi, Kochi, Japan
2015 A Long Journey. Librairie6, Tokyo, Japan
A Long Journey. The Third Gallery Aya, Osaka, Japan
2014 A Long Journey. Kitahama gallery Maru R, Takamatsu, Japan
A Long Journey. Rokujigen, Tokyo, Japan
2010 Visit in Night. Librairie6, Tokyo, Japan
Toshiko Okanoue: Drop of Dreams. Charles A.Hartman Fine Art, Portland, OR
2008 Metamorphoses. The Third Gallery Aya, Osaka, Japan
2002 Droplets of Dreams. The Third Gallery Aya, Osaka, Japan
Okanoue Toshiko: Collages. The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, TX
2000 Okanoue Toshiko Photo-Collage: Droplets of Dreams curated by Ryuichi Kaneko. The Dai-ichi Mutual Life Insurance, Co. South Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
1956 Okanoue Toshiko Collage Exhibition. Gallery Takemiya, Tokyo, Japan
1953 Okanoue Toshiko Collage Exhibition. Gallery Takemiya, Tokyo, Japan

Group Exhibitions

2021 Surrealism Beyond Borders. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY; traveled to Tate Modern, London, England
The New Woman Behind The Camera. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY; traveled to The National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
YAMAZAWA Eiko,OKANOUE Toshiko, ISHIUCHI Miyako 2021. The Third Gallery Aya, Osaka, Japan; traveled to Capsule, Tokyo, Japan
MOMAT Collection. The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
2019 9-year Exhibition Librairie 6. Librairie 6, Tokyo, Japan
A Pleasure of Collecting Art. Art House Oyabe, Oyabe, Japan
Surrealist Painting-Influence and lterations in Japan. Pola Museum of Art, Hakone, Japan
2018 A Beautiful Moment. Huis Marseille, Amsterdam, Netherland
2017 Japanese Surrealist Photography. Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Nihombashi Art Photo Exhibition 2017-The world of Fine Art Photography. Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi, Tokyo, Japan
2015 Exhibition from permanent collection of the Museum of Art, Kochi Part Ⅰ. The Museum of Art, Kochi, Kochi, Japan
taguchi fine art + The Third Gallery Aya in Nakanoshima hosted by Kumi Okumura. Nakanoshima Banks de sign de, Osaka, Japan
70th Anniversary of the End of WWII: Alternative Stories in 1940’s Art-From the Tragic War to Reconstruction and Rebirth What did Japanese Artists’ Works During that Priod Represent ?. Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, Utsunomiya, Japan
2013 Jeux Surréalisme. The Tokushima Modern Art Museum, Tokushima, Japan; traveled to Seiji Togo Memorial Sompo Japan Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan
Alison Goldfrapp: Performer as Curator. The Lowry, Manchester, England
Art of Kochi-A La Carte-Six Themes. The Museum of Art, Kochi
2012 Utopia/ Dystopia : Construction and Destruction in Photography and Collage. The Museum of Fine Art, Houston, Houston, TX
Creating with Light-The Manipulated Photograph. Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan
Amateurisum. Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg, Germany
Tokyo 1955-1970:A New Avant-Garde. The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
2011 Femmes Surréalistes. Librairie6, Tokyo, Japan
Surrealism and Collages from the collection. The Museum of Art, Kochi, Kochi, Japan
2010 Pictures by Women/ A History of Modern Photography. The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
2009 Collage-Creation by Severance and Reconstruction. The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
2008 Surrealism and Photography- BEAUTY CONVULSED. Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan
2006 Modern Japanese Art from the Museum Collection. The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Curator's Choice. Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan
Collage and Photomontage. Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan
2005 Drifting Objects of Dreams: The Collection of Shuzo Takiguchi. Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan; traveled to The Museum of Modern Art, Toyama, Toyama, Japan
Shuzo Takiguchi and Gallery Takemiya organized by Satani Gallery. Ochanomizu Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2004 Collection. The Museum of Art, Kochi, Kochi, Japan
2003 The History of Japanese Photography. The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, TX
2001 Japanese Women Artists before and after World WarⅡ 1930s-1950s. Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, Utsunomiya, Japan
1996 Shedding Light on Art in Japan 1953. Meguro Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan
1953 Abstraction and Surrealism: How to Understand Them?. The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Art Fair

2017 Art in Park Hotel Tokyo 2017. Park Hotel Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
2016 Art Osaka 2016. Hotel Granvia Osaka, Osaka, Japan
Art in Park Hotel Tokyo 2016. Park Hotel Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
2015 Art Osaka 2015. Hotel Granvia Osaka, Osaka, Japan
2014 Art Fair Tokyo 2014. Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan
Art Osaka 2014. Hotel Granvia Osaka, Osaka, Japan
Hillside Terrace Photo Fair. Daikanyama Hillside Forum, Tokyo, Japan
2013 Art Fair Tokyo 2013. Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan
Art Osaka 2013. Hotel Granvia Osaka, Osaka, Japan
2012 Art Fair Tokyo 2012. Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan
Art Osaka 2012. Hotel Granvia Osaka, Osaka, Japan
Paris Photo 2012. Grand Palais, Paris, France
2011 Art Fair Tokyo 2011. Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan
2010 Art Fair Tokyo 2010. Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan
2009 Art Fair Tokyo 2009. Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan
2008 Art Fair Tokyo 2008. Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan
Paris Photo. Carrousel Du Louvre, Paris, France
2007 Photo Miami. Wynwood Arts District, Miami, FL

Publication

2020 A Long Journey New Edition. Tokyo: Kawade Shobo Shinsha
2019 The Miracle of Silence. Kyoto: Seigensha
A Beautiful Moment. Tokyo: Kawade Shobo Shinsha
2018 Okanoue Toshiko Complete works Okanoue Toshiko Special Edition. Tokyo: Kawade Shobo Shinsha
2015 A Long Journey. Tokyo: Kawade Shobo Shinsha
2007 The Miracle of Silence. Paso Robles: Nazraeli Press
2002 Drop Of Dreams. Paso Robles: Nazraeli Press

Public Collections

The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Photographic Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, Utsunomiya, Japan
The Museum of Art, Kochi, Kochi, Japan
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, TX
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York, NY
M+, Hong Kong
Freer Gallery of Art Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, the Smithsonian's National Museum of Asian Art, Washington, DC
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
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