Masako Yasuki

Masako Yasuki

The vanishing point

oil, tempera, cotton on wood panel
2003
70 x 140 cm

Obliteration

water color on paper
2003
24.2 x 7 cm

The mirror of actuality - the winter solstice

oil and tempera on canvas
2005
195 x 75 cm

Biography

1970 Born in Osaka
1994 Completed Postgraduate Course in Art at Kyoto Seika University
2001 Artist-in-Residence at Edinburgh College of Art through the Artist Exchange "ART-EX" by Osaka Prefectural Government
2005 Guest artist, Amherst University, USA
2015 Guest researcher, Smith College, USA through Agency for Cultural Affairs.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

1993 galerie 16, Kyoto
1995 "retina", galerie 16, Kyoto
"there", galerie 16, Kyoto
1997 "be", galerie 16, Kyoto
1998 "To See in a world of Brightness", galerie 16, Kyoto
1999 "Not Message but Presence", galerie 16, Kyoto
2000 "real/time", Galerie Ando, Tokyo
2001 "the presence between things", Gallery TE, Tokyo
Sculpture Court Gallery(eca), Edinburgh, UK
2002 "Edinburgh Project", Osaka Contemporary Art Center
2003 Base Gallery, Tokyo
2004 "Confronting Tradition", Smith College Museum of Art, USA
2005 "a ground" Galerie 16, Kyoto
"City-net Asia", Seoul Municipal Museum, South Korea
2008 "Out of Sight, Still in Mind", Gallery Hangil, South Korea
2010 "Gold Experience", Hyun Gallery, South Korea
2013 "Art of Asia collection", Smith College Museum of Art, USA
"Inverse Perspective Project", Moscow Biennial Special Program, Russia
2014 "Fu-Kei - LANDSCAPE SUICIDE" Art Complex Center of Tokyo
2015 "light trading the ground−" galerie16, Kyoto

Selected Group Exhibitions

1991 "Kyoto Independent Exhibition", Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art
"tabla rasa" Kyoto Shijo Gallery
1994 "International Liaison Exhibition", International Community Center, Kyoto
1995 "field book - drawings" Gallery Jiyu-kuukan, Osaka
1996 "Painting - being makes ripples", galerie 16, Kyoto
1997 "The Future of Painting '97", Osaka Contemporary Art Center
1998 "'98 Selected Exhibition", Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art
"The Future of Paintings '98", Osaka Contemporary Art Center
"Trembling State", Osaka Contemporary Art Center / Roxyside Museum, Hiroshima / Kobe Art Village Center, Hyogo
 
1999 "The Vision of Contemporary Art Japan", The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo
2000 "2000 Selected Exhibition", Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art
"INCUBATION 00" Kyoto Art Center
2001 "Selected Exhibition", The Museum of Kyoto
"The Vision of Contemporary Art Japan", The Ueno Royal Museum , Tokyo
2004 "Confronting Tradition " Smith College Museum of ART, Massachusetts, USA
2005 "City net Asia 2005 " Seoul Museum of Art, Korea
2008 "Out of Sight,Still in Mind " Gallery Hangil, Korea
2010 "GOLD EXPERIENCE - Contemporary Painting With Gold Leaf from Japan and Korea - " Hyun Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2012 "GOLD EXPERIENCE - Contemporary Painting With Gold Leaf from Japan and Korea - " Aichi Prefectural University of Fine Arts and Music satellite gallery, Aichi
"Inverse Perspective Project IPP #0 Landscape " Kyoto Seika University, GALLERY FLEUR, Kyoto
2013 "IPP -Inverse Perspective Project in Russia-" Moscow Biennale Special Project State Museum of Contemporary History of Russia,Moscow, Russia
"Collecting Art of Asia / Smith College Museum of Art, MA, USA