Risaku Suzuki (Tokyo, Japan)

1963
Born in Shingu City, Wakayama

Associate professor, Department of Inter Media Art, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music

Selected solo-exhibitions

2011
“Yuki - Sakura”, Christophe Guye Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland
2010
“Sakura”, Kimpusen-ji temple, Yoshino
2009
“White”, Gallery Koyanagi, Tokyo
2007
“Kumano, Yuki, Sakura”, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo
2006
“Sakura”, Yoshii Gallery, N.Y. USA
2005
“Between the Sea and the Mountain – Kumano”, Gallery Koyanagi, Tokyo
2004
“Beyond the Realm of Time”, Nishimura Commemoration House, Shingu
2003
“Sakura”, Gallery Koyanagi, Tokyo
2002
“Looking at the Wind, Touching the Mountain”, Kura Kura Art Project, Ishikawa
2001
“Looking at the Wind, Touching the Mountain”, Photo Gallery International, Tokyo
“M.Sugawara”, epSite, Tokyo
2000
“Saskia”, P.G.I. Shibaura, Tokyo
1997
“Izanami”, P.G.I Shibaura, Tokyo
1996
“15:10 Osorezan”, Ginza Nikon Salon, Tokyo
1994
“Torii, Poraloid Gallery”, Tokyo
1993
“Double Life”, Photo Gallery International, Tokyo
1992
“White Sands”, Photo Gallery International, Tokyo
1991
“Sun City”, Hirakwachobashi Gallery, Tokyo
1990
“True Fiction”, Kichijoji Parco Gallery, Tokyo

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012
“I love Art 12 Photography; The Fallen Angels”, Watari-um, Tokyo
“Photo Secession TokyoⅡ;Photo+”,C square, Nagoya
2010-11
“Photo Secession Tokyo”, NADiff Gallery, Tokyo
2010
“Summer Loves”, Huis Marseille, Museum voor Fotografie, Amsterdam, Holland
2009
“Love Love Show”, Aomori Museum of Art, Aomori
2008
“LULULU Landscape”, Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art
“Heavy Light”, International Center of Photography, N.Y. USA
“Remembrances of Places Past”, Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum, Tokyo
2006
“Art and Object”, Aomori Museum of Art, Aomori
“Noda Hiroji + Risaku Suzuki Exhibition”, The Museum of Modern Art, Wakayama
2005
“Artists’ Gardens Botanical Recollections”, Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum
“Come Ciliegi in Flore”, Museo del Risorgimento Complesso del Vittoriano, Roma, Italy
2004
“atW vol.1 - Beyond the Realm of Time”, The Museum of Modern Art, Wakayama
2003
“Keep in Touch”, Camera Austria-Kunsthaus, Graz, Austria
“The History of Japanese Photography 1854-2000”, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA
“Photography Today 2- 〔sáit〕site/sight”, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
2002
“On Landscape”, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo
2001
“Art-ing Tokyo 2001: Space, Time, and Body Lived”, Saison Art Program, Tokyo
2000
“Serendipity”, The Japan Foundation Forum, Tokyo
“Matrix of Photography 1999”, Kawasaki City Museum, Kanagawa

Selected Publication

2012
“White”, edition nord
2011
“6x6 set two_ Atelier of Cezanne”, Nazraeli Press
2010
“School Road”, Wakayama, Plancton “Punctum Times No.12 /TOHNO”, Punctum
2008
“Yuki Sakura”, Nazraeli Press
2007
“Kumano, Yuki, Sakura”, Tankosha
2006
“Jun Aoki Complete Works 2: Aomori Museum of Art”, INAX Publication
2004
“Mont Sainte Victoire”, Nazraeli Press
2003
“Suzuki Risaku: hysteric Eight”, Hysteric Glamour
“Fire February 6”, Nazraeli Press
2000
“Saskia”, Little More
1999
“Piles of Time”, Korinsha Press
1998
“Kumano,” Korinsha Press

Awards

2000
The Kimura Ihei Award
2006
The Higashikawa Prize, The Domestic Photographer Prize
The Wakayama Prefecture Culture Award
2008
The Photographic Society of Japan Award

Public Collection

  • The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
  • Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo
  • Kawasaki City Museum, Kanagawa
  • The Art Museum, Princeton University, USA
  • The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA
  • International Center of Photography, USA

http://www.risakusuzuki.com/

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