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Chikara Matsumoto



Chikara Matsumoto



b. 1967, Tokyo, Japan

Lives and works in Tokyo, Japan



Education:

1995 BA, Graphic Design, Tama Art University, Tokyo



Selected Solo Exhibitions:

2011

Chikara Matsumoto: Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography

Chikara Matsumoto: Azamino Festival for Contemporary Video, Yokohama Civic Art Gallery Azamino



2010

That Which Illuminates The End, Vol. 1, Take Ninagawa, Tokyo

Chikara Matsumoto: Time Traveler x 5, DEPARTMENT STORE H.P.FRANCE, Tokyo



2008

Chikara Exhibition, graf media gm, Osaka



2005

Somewhere upon the Stars, Take Ninagawa,Tokyo



2002

Animation Work and Three Roll Painting Viewers, Tokyo Wonder Site, Tokyo



Selected Group Exhibitions:

2013

Ghosts, Underpants and Stars - A Place Where Children Can Be Children, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo



2009

Mind as Passion, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei



2007

Out of the Ordinary, gallery Centre A, Vancouver

JAPANESE VIDEO ART, the Henie Onstad Art Centre, Norway

Out of the Ordinary, MOCA The Museum of Contemporary Art, LA

Not only A but also B, curated by Atsuko Ninagawa, Transformer, Washington DC



2006

Whispers Behind the Wall, curated by Atsuko Ninagawa, Mehr (Midtown), New York



2004

How far to utopia, Rockwell, London

TOKYO STYLE in STOCKHOLM, Lydmar Hotel, Stockholm, Sweden

EIJANAIKA YES FUTURE, the Collection Lambert, Avignon

Akimahen, the Maison Folie de Wazemmes, Lille

The 7th Taro Okamoto Memorial Award for Contemporary Art, Taro Okamoto Museum of Art, Kanagawa



2003

International Conference on AIDS in the Asia-Pacific region, (7thICAAP) Kobe Art Village Center, Hyogo

DESIGNERS WEEK 2003 CONTAINER EXHIBITION, Tokyo Wonder Site, Tokyo

Haijima International Video Festival, HOMEBASE, Tokyo

You in Red, Virgin Cinemas Roppongi Hills, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo



2002

Young Video Artists Initiative-2: Junge Japanissche Kunstler in Show des Mori Art Museum Tokyo

Galerie Station im Kunstlerhaus Mousonturm Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt

Young Video Artists Initiative-Junge Video-Kunst aus Japan, Museum fur Ostasiatische Kunst, Berlin

Young Video Artists Initiative Group Show #2, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo

Encounting the Beauty, On the title animation movie for weekly TV program on NHK channel 2001

ART DAY for KIDS, 11Proposals for children from artists, Watari Museum, Tokyo