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KENJI HOSHI BIOGRAPHY

 
1957 Born in Hyogo,Japan
1980 Graduated from Painting Course at Tsukuba University,Japan
1982 Completed MA Painting Course at Tsukuba University,Japan
1993-4 Studied on MA Painting at Chelsea College of Art & Design,England
 
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
1985 Arai Gallery,Tokyo,
1987 Ikeda Municipal Gallery,Osaka,Japan
1988 Gallery La-Pola,Osaka,Japan
1989 Gallery White Art,Tokyo,Japan
  ABC Gallery,Osaka,Japan
1990 Gallery White Art,Tokyo,Japan
1991 Gallery White Art,Tokyo,Japan
  Gallery Toile,Fukuoka,Japan
1992 Gallery White Art,Tokyo,Japan
1993 Gallery Toile,Fukuoka,Japan
1995 Gallery Toile,Fukuoka,Japan
1997 Gallery Muse AMuse,Japan
  Gallery Toile,Fukuoka,Japan
2002 Gallery Toile,Fukuoka,Japan
2004 Gallery 58,Tokyo,Japan
  Gallery Toile,Fukuoka,Japan
2006 Gallery 58,Tokyo,Japan
2016 R.mutt 1917 Art n' space,Seoul,Korea
 
Selected GROUP EXHIBITION
1986 7th Contemporary Japanese Painting Exhibition,Ube Municipal Cultural Centre
1987 2nd Wakayama Print Art Biennial,Wakayama Prefectural Museum of Modem Art
  18th Contemporary Art Exhibition of Japan,Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Ar
  10th Contemporary Art Festival,Saitama PrefecturalMuseum of Modern Art
  Excellent Prize,3rd IBM Painting and Illustration Competition,ABC Gallery
1988 Excellent Prize,7th Contemporary Print Art Competition,Osaka Contemporary Art Centre
  Grand Prize,10th Japan Emba Art Competition,Emba Chugoku Museum of Modem Art
  17th International Art Exhibition of Japan,Tokyo Metropolitan Museum ofArt
  Selected Art Exhibition,Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art
  Fine Prize,8th Contemporary Japanese Painting Exhibition,Ube Municipal Cultural Centre
  Encouragement Prize,Liquitex Biennial Exhibition,Yurakucho-Asahi Gallery,Tokyo
1989 Purchase Prize,19th Contemporary Art Exhibition of Japan,Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art
1990 18th International Art Exhibition of Japan,Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art
1991 20th Contemporary Art Exhibition of Japan,Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art
  Excellent Prize,2nd Art Exhibition of Wind,Makurazaki,Nanmei-kan Cultural Resources Centre
1992 Fine Prize,35th YasuiAward Exhibition,Seison Museum of Art
  "NICAF Yokohama 92" International Contemporary Art Fair Japan,Pacifico Yokohama
  Purchase Prize,2lst Contemporary Art Exhibition of Japan,Tokyo Metropolitan Museum
1994 "Fresh Art",London Business Design Centre
  "MA Final-Show",Chelsea College of Art & Design
  "NO TURKEYS",Raw Gallery,London
1995 "Conditions of Life",Gallery White Art,Tokyo
  "Magical view point",Hirakata Municipal Gotenyama Art Center,Osaka
1996 "Contemporary art:Starting with WHY" Toyama Prefectural Museum of Modem Art
1997 Purchase Prize,26th Contemporary Art Exhibition of Japan,Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art
  "ACTION WITHIN QUIET" Nara Prefectural Museum of Art
1998 "Dialogue with Beauty '98"Toyama Prefectural Museum of Modem Art
1999 Purchase Prize,28th Contemporary Art Exhibition of Japan,Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art
2003 "The Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial" Echigo-Tsumari,Niigata
2004 "Art Encyclopedia" Wakayama Prefectural Museum of Modem Art
2005 "Great Adventure in the Mirror Labyrinth " Taikou Citizens Park Land,Toyama
2007 Award Artists Exhibition:Triennial Makurazaki,Nanmei-kan Cultural Resources Centre
2015 Korea International Art Fair (KIAF)/SINMI Gallery Booth, Seoul Korea
Daegu Art Fair, Daegu Korea
2016 The 34th Korea Galleries Art Fair 2016, Seoul Korea
Art Busan 2016, Busan Korea
Hotel Art Fair in Daegu/Gallery CAUTION Booth, Daegu Korea

 

Public Collections

Wakayama Prefectural Museum of Modern Art,Japan
Toyama Prefectural Museum of Modern Art,Japan
0saka Contemporary Art Centre,Japan
Makurazaki Cultural Resources Centre
London Institute
Tsukuba University
Osaka University
Tokyo National Museum of Art