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  • “Necromancy for images”, 2011, H150 x W240 x D240 cm

  • “Gasstation”, 2011, H60.7xW111cm, Lambda print, Framed

  • The Okamoto Taro Memorial Award installation view, 2008, Curtesy of Taro Okamoto Museum of Art

  • “Necromancy for images”, 2011, H150 x W240 x D240 cm

  • Jeans Factory Art Award installation view, 2006, Photo by Atsushi Sato

  • “Misc”, 2010, oil on wood

  • installation view at TSCA, 2011

  • “World is yours” Installation view, 2010, Photo by Keizo Kioku

  • installation view at TSCA, 2010

  • “Untitled”, 2010 H26 x W25 x D25 cm Acrylic paint on wood, Camphor Laurel

Profile

2004 Graduated BA, Musashino Art University, Department of Sculpture
1981 Born in Shizuoka, Japan

Awards

2010 The 11th The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma
2007 The 11th Okamoto Taro Memorial Award
2006 Semi Grand Prix Art Award from Jeans Factory
2003 "ARTISTS BY ARTISTS"

Solo Exhibitions

2013 "Cinematic Orchestra" LIXIL Gallery, Tokyo
2012 "Eyes / The form / An image" Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
2010 "World is yours" Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
2007 "Motomasa Suzuki" Muramatsu Gallery, Tokyo
2005 "Motomasa Suzuki" Seika Gallery, Tokyo
"Motomasa Suzuki" Gallery ES, Tokyo

Group Exhibition

2013 "Setouchi Triennale 2013 - residence project at the Soy Sauce Warehouse in Autumn session" 16 Area in Shodoshima, Kagawa
2012 “TSCA Rough Consensus - Motomasa Suzuki and Takahiro Kamimura” HOTEL ANTEROOM KYOTO Gallery9.5, Kyoto
2011 "Sunlit Boulevardiers" Mr. Kamimura’s house, Tokyo
2010 "The 10th Gunma Biennale For Young Artists 2010" The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma, Gunma, Japan
2008 "Taro Okamoto Memorial Award" Taro Okamoto Memorial Museum, Kanagawa, Japan
2007 "Open studio" Mirai Kobo, Tokyo
"Ura Urara, Sawako Kanai, Motomasa Suzuki" Bunka Institute of Language in Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
2006 "Jeans Factory Art Award 2006" Kochi City Culture-Plaza Cul-Port, Kochi, Japan
2004 "MOMOTAROU NOW ON SALE" Seika Gallery, Tokyo
2003 "Artists by Artists" Mori Museum, Tokyo
2002 "Kodaira Outdoor Art Exhibition" Kodaira central park, Tokyo
2001 "t.t.town" Omotesando Gallery, Tokyo

Publication

Collection

Others

Art Fair
2012 "Art Stage Singapore" Marina Bay Sands Convention and Exhibition Centre, Singapore
2011 "Art Fair Tokyo" Tokyo National Forum, Tokyo

Profile

2004 Graduated BA, Musashino Art University, Department of Sculpture
1981 Born in Shizuoka, Japan

Awards

2010 The 11th The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma
2007 The 11th Okamoto Taro Memorial Award
2006 Semi Grand Prix Art Award from Jeans Factory
2003 "ARTISTS BY ARTISTS"

Solo Exhibitions

2013 "Cinematic Orchestra" LIXIL Gallery, Tokyo
2012 "Eyes / The form / An image" Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
2010 "World is yours" Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
2007 "Motomasa Suzuki" Muramatsu Gallery, Tokyo
2005 "Motomasa Suzuki" Seika Gallery, Tokyo
"Motomasa Suzuki" Gallery ES, Tokyo

Group Exhibition

2013 "Setouchi Triennale 2013 - residence project at the Soy Sauce Warehouse in Autumn session" 16 Area in Shodoshima, Kagawa
2012 “TSCA Rough Consensus - Motomasa Suzuki and Takahiro Kamimura” HOTEL ANTEROOM KYOTO Gallery9.5, Kyoto
2011 "Sunlit Boulevardiers" Mr. Kamimura’s house, Tokyo
2010 "The 10th Gunma Biennale For Young Artists 2010" The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma, Gunma, Japan
2008 "Taro Okamoto Memorial Award" Taro Okamoto Memorial Museum, Kanagawa, Japan
2007 "Open studio" Mirai Kobo, Tokyo
"Ura Urara, Sawako Kanai, Motomasa Suzuki" Bunka Institute of Language in Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
2006 "Jeans Factory Art Award 2006" Kochi City Culture-Plaza Cul-Port, Kochi, Japan
2004 "MOMOTAROU NOW ON SALE" Seika Gallery, Tokyo
2003 "Artists by Artists" Mori Museum, Tokyo
2002 "Kodaira Outdoor Art Exhibition" Kodaira central park, Tokyo
2001 "t.t.town" Omotesando Gallery, Tokyo

Publication

Collection

Others

Art Fair
2012 "Art Stage Singapore" Marina Bay Sands Convention and Exhibition Centre, Singapore
2011 "Art Fair Tokyo" Tokyo National Forum, Tokyo

Motomasa Suzuki attends “Megururi Art Shizuoka 2016”, works shown at Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art

Motomasa Suzuki will be participating in “Megururi Art Shizuoka 2016”, the art project to be held from November 1st to 20th at Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art. His works will be displayed at the Rodin Wing of Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art.

Please see the link for more information as well as his interview article “Conversation with Light and Story”. (http://megururi.net/2016/letter/megururi-news1.pdf)

Suzuki will also be hosting a workshop event during the exhibition. We look forward to your participation.

Period: November 1st (Tue) – November 20th (Sun)
Location: Rodin Wing of Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art
Opening Hours: 10:00 – 17:30 (last admission at 17:00)
Closed: Mondays (if Monday is a holiday, the Tuesday following)

Artist Talk
By Motomasa Suzuki
Date: November 13th (Sun) 13:30 – 14:20
Place: Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art

Artist Workshop “Let’s make the scene by clay!”
By Motomasa Suzuki
Motomasa Suzuki, who creates sculpture by making scenes as the motif, is invited to teach how to make a solid model such as tree or buildings by enough clay.
Date: March 12th, 2016 13:00 – 16:30
Place: Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art
Attendance fee: Free
Number of participants: 20
Age of the participants: at least 9 years old
How to apply: Please directly contact “Subject Education Concentration in Art and Design Education, Department of Education, Shizuoka University”
Tel: 054-237-9540 (Mon – Thu 9:00〜16:00)
Email: urushibata.masako@shizuoka.ac.jp

For more details, please refer to this project’s homepage below.

http://megururi.net/2016/

Suzuki Motomasa solo exhibition “Honest Place” at Plaza North, Saitama city


Suzuki Motomasa’s solo exhibition “Honest Place” will begin on February 27th at Plaza North, North Gallery in Saitama city. On March 14th the artist will hold a clay modelling workshop entitled “Urban Layout”.

 

“Domain of Art 16 Suzuki Motomasa – Honest Place

February 27th (Sat) – March 21st (Mon), 2016

Location: Plaza North, North Gallery, Saitama city.

Opening Hours: 10:00 – 17:00

Closed: March 14th (Mon)

Admission Free

 

Artist Workshop “Urban Layout”

By Suzuki Motomasa

Date: March 12th, 2016  14:00 – 16:00

Number of participants: 12

Attendance fee: 500 yen

Age of the participants: at least 9 years old.

How to apply: Please send a postal card with your address, name, age and telephone number to the Plaza North Office (addressed to the organizer of “Urban Layout”), Saitama city, Kita-ku, Miyahara-chō 1-852-1, code 331-0812. One postal card may contain up to two applications. (the postal cards should reach the office until February 27th)

For more details please refer to the following press release on the exhibition.

Press Release – Domain Art 16 Suzuki Motomasa “Honest Place”

 

Artist

Motomasa Suzuki participating in a group exhibition at Hagiwara Projects


Motomasa Suzuki is taking part in a group exhibition at Hagiwara Projects, along with Yuta Hayakawa, Daisuke Ishii and Keizo Tawa. The exhibition will be on until December 26th.

Click here for more information.

 

Yuta Hayakawa | Daisuke Ishii | Motomasa Suzuki | Keizo Tawa

” sculpture “

Location:  Hagiwara Projects

Exhibition period:  2015. 11. 28 (sat) – 12. 26 (sat)
Collaborators:  hino gallery, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art

Artist

Motomasa Suzuki : Setouchi Triennale 2013


 Motomasa Suzuki will participate an artists in residence project at the Soy Sauce Warehouse in Setouchi Triennale 2013 Autumn session. He will stay and produce new work in Shodoshima for a month.

Setouchi Triennale 2013
Autumn: October 5th|Sat|— November 4th|Mon |
Venue: 16 Area in Shodoshima
Hours: 9:30-17:00
Holidays: Open every day
Admission: 300JPY
Admission of using Art passport: Free

For more information, please visit the following website.
http://setouchi-artfest.jp/en/artwork/a081
 

瀬戸内国際芸術祭

    Gallery

    HOTEL ANTEROOM KYOTO GALLERY 9.5 "TSCA Rough Consensus Motomasa Suzuki and Takahiro Kamimura Exhibition"

    There will be an exhibition of Motomasa Suzuki & Takahiro Kamimura at HOTEL ANTEROOM KYOTO GALLERY 9.5 from 17 February to 20 March 2012. Motomasa Suzuki is known for his hand-carved wooden sculptures in various scales and Takahiro Kamimura’s installation will invite viewer to explore a unique dimension of new worlds. Please visit the gallery if you have chance to go to Kyoto.

     

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    Gallery

    ART STAGE SINGAPORE


    ART STAGE SINGAPORE: Motomasa Suzuki

    January 11 (Wed) – January 15 (Sun), 2012
    Venue : MARINA BAY SANDS
    Artist : Motomasa Suzuki
    Booth no. B1-03

    Motomasa Suzuki attends “Megururi Art Shizuoka 2016”, works shown at Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art

    Motomasa Suzuki will be participating in “Megururi Art Shizuoka 2016”, the art project to be held from November 1st to 20th at Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art. His works will be displayed at the Rodin Wing of Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art.

    Please see the link for more information as well as his interview article “Conversation with Light and Story”. (http://megururi.net/2016/letter/megururi-news1.pdf)

    Suzuki will also be hosting a workshop event during the exhibition. We look forward to your participation.

    Period: November 1st (Tue) – November 20th (Sun)
    Location: Rodin Wing of Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art
    Opening Hours: 10:00 – 17:30 (last admission at 17:00)
    Closed: Mondays (if Monday is a holiday, the Tuesday following)

    Artist Talk
    By Motomasa Suzuki
    Date: November 13th (Sun) 13:30 – 14:20
    Place: Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art

    Artist Workshop “Let’s make the scene by clay!”
    By Motomasa Suzuki
    Motomasa Suzuki, who creates sculpture by making scenes as the motif, is invited to teach how to make a solid model such as tree or buildings by enough clay.
    Date: March 12th, 2016 13:00 – 16:30
    Place: Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art
    Attendance fee: Free
    Number of participants: 20
    Age of the participants: at least 9 years old
    How to apply: Please directly contact “Subject Education Concentration in Art and Design Education, Department of Education, Shizuoka University”
    Tel: 054-237-9540 (Mon – Thu 9:00〜16:00)
    Email: urushibata.masako@shizuoka.ac.jp

    For more details, please refer to this project’s homepage below.

    http://megururi.net/2016/

    Suzuki Motomasa solo exhibition “Honest Place” at Plaza North, Saitama city


    Suzuki Motomasa’s solo exhibition “Honest Place” will begin on February 27th at Plaza North, North Gallery in Saitama city. On March 14th the artist will hold a clay modelling workshop entitled “Urban Layout”.

     

    “Domain of Art 16 Suzuki Motomasa – Honest Place

    February 27th (Sat) – March 21st (Mon), 2016

    Location: Plaza North, North Gallery, Saitama city.

    Opening Hours: 10:00 – 17:00

    Closed: March 14th (Mon)

    Admission Free

     

    Artist Workshop “Urban Layout”

    By Suzuki Motomasa

    Date: March 12th, 2016  14:00 – 16:00

    Number of participants: 12

    Attendance fee: 500 yen

    Age of the participants: at least 9 years old.

    How to apply: Please send a postal card with your address, name, age and telephone number to the Plaza North Office (addressed to the organizer of “Urban Layout”), Saitama city, Kita-ku, Miyahara-chō 1-852-1, code 331-0812. One postal card may contain up to two applications. (the postal cards should reach the office until February 27th)

    For more details please refer to the following press release on the exhibition.

    Press Release – Domain Art 16 Suzuki Motomasa “Honest Place”

     

    Artist

    Motomasa Suzuki participating in a group exhibition at Hagiwara Projects


    Motomasa Suzuki is taking part in a group exhibition at Hagiwara Projects, along with Yuta Hayakawa, Daisuke Ishii and Keizo Tawa. The exhibition will be on until December 26th.

    Click here for more information.

     

    Yuta Hayakawa | Daisuke Ishii | Motomasa Suzuki | Keizo Tawa

    ” sculpture “

    Location:  Hagiwara Projects

    Exhibition period:  2015. 11. 28 (sat) – 12. 26 (sat)
    Collaborators:  hino gallery, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art

    Artist

    Motomasa Suzuki : Setouchi Triennale 2013


     Motomasa Suzuki will participate an artists in residence project at the Soy Sauce Warehouse in Setouchi Triennale 2013 Autumn session. He will stay and produce new work in Shodoshima for a month.

    Setouchi Triennale 2013
    Autumn: October 5th|Sat|— November 4th|Mon |
    Venue: 16 Area in Shodoshima
    Hours: 9:30-17:00
    Holidays: Open every day
    Admission: 300JPY
    Admission of using Art passport: Free

    For more information, please visit the following website.
    http://setouchi-artfest.jp/en/artwork/a081
     

    瀬戸内国際芸術祭

      Gallery

      HOTEL ANTEROOM KYOTO GALLERY 9.5 "TSCA Rough Consensus Motomasa Suzuki and Takahiro Kamimura Exhibition"

      There will be an exhibition of Motomasa Suzuki & Takahiro Kamimura at HOTEL ANTEROOM KYOTO GALLERY 9.5 from 17 February to 20 March 2012. Motomasa Suzuki is known for his hand-carved wooden sculptures in various scales and Takahiro Kamimura’s installation will invite viewer to explore a unique dimension of new worlds. Please visit the gallery if you have chance to go to Kyoto.

       

      read more

      Gallery

      ART STAGE SINGAPORE


      ART STAGE SINGAPORE: Motomasa Suzuki

      January 11 (Wed) – January 15 (Sun), 2012
      Venue : MARINA BAY SANDS
      Artist : Motomasa Suzuki
      Booth no. B1-03

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