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Art exhibitions featuring TABAIMO


b. 1975, Hyogo, Japan

Lives and works in Nagano, Japan

Solo Exhibitions:


Ikihana, Gallery Koyanagi, Tokyo


Tabaimo, James Cohan Gallery, New York


Tabaimo: boundary layer, Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art, London, England

Tabaimo: emerge as, Singapore Tyler Print Institute, Singapore


TABAIMO: DANMEN, Yokahama Museum of Art, traveling to the National Museum of Art, Osaka, 2010

Moderna Museet Now: Tabaimo, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden


Tabaimo: house, Gallery Koyanagi, Tokyo, Japan

Tabaimo, James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY


Tabaimo, Fondation Cartier pour l art contemporain, Paris France

Yoroyoron: Tabaimo, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan

Tabaimo Drawings, Takahashi Collection Kagurazaka


yubibira, Gallery Koyanagi, Tokyo, Japan

James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY


Japanese Little Kitchen, Gallery Koyanagi, Tokyo, Japan

Tabaimo: ODORO ODORO, Tokyo Opera Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (catalogue)

Queta Queta of Tabaimo, Yasu Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

TABAIMO: yumechigae, Hara Museum ARC, Gunma, Japan



Chapter, Cardiff, UK


Kirin Contemporary Award 99 Grand Prize Commemoration Exhibition, Kirin

Plaza, Osaka, Japan

Japanese Zebra Crossing, Gallery 16, Kyoto, Japan

Japanese Kitchen, Gallery Iteza, Kyoto, Japan


Japanese Kitchen-Tabaimo-ten, Gallery Iteza, Kyoto, Japan

Group Exhibitions:


IJC Museum, Sponsored by All Nippon Airways


The 54th Venice Biennale, The Japan Pavilion

Cosmos, Selections from the Hara Museum Collection, Hara Museum Arc, Tokyo, Japan

Body and Soul, Hara Museum Collection, Tokyo, Japan

Zipangu, Nihonbashi Takashimaya 8F Hall, Tokyo, Japan


Philagrafika 2010, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA (and other venues)


Manga!, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark

Neoteny Japan, Takahashi Collection, Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo, Japan


Great New Wave: Contemporary Art from Japan, Art Gallery of Hamilton, traveling to Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, British Columbia, in 2010

Mobile Art, organized by Chanel, mobile Zaha Hadid Pavilion, traveling to Hong Kong, Tokyo, New York, Los Angeles, London, Moscow and Paris


GOTH, Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama, Japan

Think with the Senses, Feel with the Mind. Art in the Present Tense, Italian Pavillion at the 52nd International Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

Momentary Momentum, Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art, London, UK


Meditations in an Emergency, MOCAD, Detroit, Michigan (Oct. 28, 2006 - April 29, 2007)

Zones of Contact: 15th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

ARS 06 - Sense of the Real, Museum of Contemporary Art, KIASMA, Helsinki, Finland


Rising Sun, Melting Moon: Contemporary Art from Japan, The Israel Museum,

Jerusalem, Israel (Dec. 15, 2005 - June 2006)

Hans Christian Andersen: Fairy Tales Forever, ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Denmark

Blooming: A Summer Garden for the Picking, Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, OH


Living Together is Easy, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia (catalogue)


How Latitudes Become Forms, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, USA. Traveled to: Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Per L Arte, Turin Italy ; ARC/Musee d Art Moderne de la ville de Paris, France. In 2004, traveling to: Kiasma, Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland (January); Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, USA (July); Museo Rufino Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico (October). In 2005, traveling to: Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Monterrey, Mexico (January)

Nippon-no Nana-kamura, Tabaimo x Yayoi Deki (two-person show), Kirin Plaza

Osaka, Osaka, Japan (catalogue)


ForwArt-a choice, Fine Arts Department of the Bond Beter Leefmilieu-Vlaanderen, Brussels, Belgium (catalogue)

Cafe in Mito, Art Tower Mito, Ibaraki, Japan

Sao Paulo Biennale, Sao Paulo, Brazil


International Triennale of Contemporary Art, Yokohama, Japan

Rice Gallery by G2, Tokyo, Japan

Asia Promenade, Tokyo, Japan

Konton kara deta Hoshi tachi, Tokyo, Japan

Valencia Biennale, program of video movie, Valencia, Spai

Images Festival of Independent Film and Video, Toronto, Canada

Ikiro-be alive, Kroller-Muller, Otterlo, The Netherlands


Retina Festival, Retina, Hungary

Japanese Art Short Film-film Showing Exhibition, Frankfurt Film Museum, Germany

Oberhausen International Short Film Festival, Germany


Graduation Works Exhibition, Kyoto University of Art and Design, Kyoto City

Art Museum, Japan

Kirin Contemporary Award 99 Prize-Winning Works Exhibition, Kirin Beer

Head Office, Shinkawa, Tokyo; Kirin Plaza, Osaka, Japan

Kobe Art Annual 99, Kobe Village Center, Hyogo, Japan

Exit, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK


Synthesis Project-wayfarer exhibition, Gallery Ishisu, Kyoto, Japan


Tokyo Selected Exhibition-Information Design Course, Space 21, Tokyo, Japan


Kofuku-ten, Gallery Raku, Kyoto, Japan



The Goto Memorial Prize (Art department)


Sauya-konohana Prize (Art department)


BBCC Net Art and Film Festival, Grand Prize (Film Department)

Kirin Contemporary Award, Grand Prize

Kyoto University of Art and Design graduation works exhibition, President Prize


The 36th Kyoto Design and Art Prize Competition, Honorable Mention


The 4th Fukui International Media Art Festival (International Department) Be Accepted

Public Collections:

International Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan

Yokohama Museum, Yokohama, Japan

Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden

Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art, LA, CA