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  • “Cairn,” 2018, 4K transferred to high-definition video, 4 min. 38 sec.

  • “Dog or Ocean,” 2018, High-definition video, 2 min. 16 sec. (loop)

  • “Polaris,” 2018, High-definition video, 20 min. (loop)

  • “Letting the mountains hear the voice of the ocean,” 2017, 2-channel high-definition video, 6 min. 12 sec.

  • “How to make a mountain sculpture-Japanese Mountains” series “Mt. Asama,” 2013, Lambda print, 87 x 58 cm, Wood, 32 x 18.5 x 17.2 cm

  • “How to make a mountain sculpture-Japanese Mountains” series “Mt. Iwate,” 2013, Lambda print, 87 x 58 cm, Wood, 23.5 x 16.5 x 15.5 cm

  • “Major League Birdwatching,” 2011, HD video projection on baseball caps, stereo sound, tripod, dimensions variable, 9 min. 30 sec., C-print 40 x 30 cm

  • “Rubbing a Camel,” 2010, Video installation, Bronze, HD video 57x18x24 cm, 6 min. 56 sec.

  • “GOING MAINSTREAM,” 2010, 2-channel video installation, Blu-ray, Inflatable boat, 11 min. 16 sec.

  • “A Spoon Made From The Land,” 2009, Video installation, HD video, 11 min., Iron spoon 16 x 3.5 x 2.3 cm

  • “Dogsled,” 2008, Video installation, 23 radio-controlled cars, fake fur, wheeled sled, 5 min. 23 sec., Dimensions variable

  • “infinity,” 2006, HDV, 4 min. 38 sec.

  • “How to make a mountain sculpture” series “Eiger, Mönch, Jungfrau,” 2006, Firewood, 29 x 18 x 16 cm, Lambda print, 72 x 48cm

  • “Candy,” 2005, Candy, Glass bowl, Video, 19 min. 22 sec.

Profile

Mai Yamashita
2009 PhD Tokyo University of the Arts
2005-6 The Berlin University of the Arts, Class Stan Douglas, Guest student
2004 M.A. Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music
2001 B.A. Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music
1976 Born in Chiba, Japan
Naoto Kobayashi
2005-6 The Berlin University of the Arts, Class Stan Douglas, Guest student
2002 M.A. Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music
1999 B.A. The University of Tsukuba, School of Art and Design
1974 Born in Chiba, Japan

Awards

2016 Terumo Foundation for Life Sciences and Arts, Japan
2014 Pola Art Foundation, International Exchange, Japan
2013-14 Pollock Krasner Art Foundation, New York, USA
2009-12 The Japanese Government Overseas Study Programme for Artists, Japan
2011 Yoshino Gypsum Art Foundation, Stipend, Japan
2010 The Nomura Foundation, Japan
2007-08 The Japanese Government Overseas Study Programme for Artists, Japan
2007 Special Prize of VAD International Video and Digital Arts Festival, Girona, Spain
2006 The Asahi Shimbun Foundation, Japan
The Nomura Cultural Foundation, Japan
Honorable Mention of transmediale.06, Berlin
2nd Prize of Gstaad Film Festival 2006, Gstaad, Switzerland
2004 Takahashi Art Prize, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts & Music, Tokyo
1999 Ataka Prize, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts & Music, Tokyo

Solo Exhibitions

2021 A mirage, Kurobe City Art Museum, Kurobe, Japan
2018 Nature Observation, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
2015 Notebooks, and from the Notebooks, Oyama City Kurumaya Museum of Art, Tochigi, Japan
2014 Mountains and a Dog, hiromiyoshii roppongi, Tokyo
A Dog and Wooden Sculptures (Ein Hund und Holzskulpturen), Asifakeil, MuseumsQuartier, Vienna
infinity, RL Window, Ryan Lee Gallery, NY
1000WAVES, Suburban PS, Rotterdam
2013 WORKS ON PAPER, Daikanyama T-Site, Tokyo
2011 The Four Souvenirs and The Book, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
Adventure, Courage, Love and Friendship, Kunstverein Göttingen, Germany
infinity, Arthouse at the Jones Center, Texas, USA
IMPRINT, FIT, Vancouver, Canada
2010 GOING MAINSTREAM, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
Screen Spirit_Continued_#11, Städtische Galerie Bremen, Bremen, Germany
2009 Viewing week, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
The Small Mountain, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Chiba, Japan
playing with time, NOW IDeA by Utrecht, Tokyo
2008 When I wish upon a star + Infinity, STUK Kunstencentrum, Leuven, Belgium
2007 1000 Waves, Kunsthalle Lingen, Germany
infinity, Mai Yamashita+Naoto Kobayashi, ZAIM Annex 304, Yokohama, Japan
Yamashita Kobayahshi Repeast Playback@Maruya, Naoshima, Japan
2001 dam has broken, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, Tokyo

Group Exhibition

2020 Under the Stars, Art Gallery NSW, Sydney
VIDEO ART WEEK ROMA, MAXXI Museum, Rome
2019 Setouchi Triennale 2019, Kagawa
Rafaël Rosendaal/Mai Yamashita+Naoto Kobayashi, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
2018 Journey, Chiba City Museum of Art, Chiba, Japan
New Japan, Solyanka State Gallery, Moscow, Russia
Hors Pistes: El estadio del arte, Centre Pompidou Malaga, Spain
2017 Public Art Research Center 7, Sapporo Ekimae-dori Underground Walkway (Chi-Ka-Ho), Hokkaido
KizArt, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome
2016 Ryuta Iida, Motomasa Suzuki, Mai Yamashita+Naoto Kobayashi, Yoshitaka Yazu, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
2015 CAFE in Mito R, Art Tower Mito Contemporary Art Gallery, Ibaraki, Japan
2014 New York Stories: Twenty Years of ISCP, International Studio & Curatorial Program, New York
2013 tireless workers, insitu, Berlin
Victory Obsessed, Culture Centre Zamek, Poland
Now Japan, Kunsthal KAdE, Amersfoort, Netherlands
Why not live for Art? Ⅱ, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo
Super 8, Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2012 Cities and Things That Matter, Lombard Freid Projects, NY
Eleventh Hour, Futura Centre For Contemporary Art, Prague
Super 8, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco
Boby Talks?, Art Fair Tokyo : Special Video Program, Tokyo
MEDIATED VISIONS, Galerie Wedding, Berlin
Kashiwa City Jack -Asia Pacific Contemporary Media Arts from Daisuke Miyatsu Collection-, Kashiwa City, Japan
2011 Yokohama Triennale 2011, Japan
Invisibleness is visibleness, Moca Taipei, Taiwan
Super 8, Christopher Grimes Gallery, Santa Monica
Open Studio, ISCP-International Studio & Curatorial Program, NY
UNFOLDING: PROCESSES/SPACE/TIME, Grimmuseum, Berlin
Soramame, Hans Peter Zimmer Stiftung, Düsseldorf, Germany
Body Talks?, SYMPOSIA, Tokyo
2010 Aichi Triennale, Nagoya, Japan
Roppongi Art Night, Roppongi Hills, Tokyo
Things That Only An Artist Can Do, MARCO-Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Spain
Love Sick, Stills Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Convocatoria Internacional de Jóvenes Artistas, Luis Adelantado, Valencia, Spain
No Holds Barred, Art Amsterdam
Can’t go on like this!, Map Office, Hong Kong
2009 5+1 Junction Box, Vacant, Tokyo
Vom Labor zum Projekt, Neuen Museum Weimar, Weimar, Germany
UNIVERSO ELECTRÓNICO, El Tanque Espacio cultural, Canary Islands, Spain
JAPAN VIDEO WINDOW, Duplex/10m2, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
R_minute, Info Nantes public computer screens, Nantes, France
Destroy Everything You Touch, Espai’d Art de Gandia, Spain
Once, there was the sea, Creative Space 9001, Kanagawa, Japan
I wish upon a star, Shinjuku Ganka Garou, Tokyo
Ping-Pong Critic, Kyoto Art Center, Kyoto
Videonale 11, Goethe-Institut Japan in Kyoto, Kyoto
2008 Yokohama Art & Home Collection with MIACA, Kanagawa, Japan
Re-imagining Asia, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
BACKLIGHT08 8th International Photographic Triennial, Photographic Centre Nykyaika, Tampere, Finland etc.
IASmedia Screening 2008- Contemporary Art Video Screening program by IASmedia, Insa Art Space, Korea
Sound & Vision Vol.3 RefLect, ZAIM, Yokohama, Japan
Ohayo JAPAN, Japan Festival Leipzig, LIA - Leipzig International Art Programme, Leipzig, Germany
VIDEOZOMER, Petersburg Project Space, Amsterdam
GOING TO OUESSANT – Video on the island, Ouessant, France
Visions in the Nunnery 2008, The Nunnery Gallery, London
Theory of Everything, CASZ with tank.tv, Amsterdam
Screening #10, ART CLAIMS IMPULSE, Berlin
FairPlay Film&Video Award Selection, Product Festival, Varna, Bulgaria
The Doctoral Program Final Exhibition, The University Art Museum, Tokyo University of the Arts, Japan
2007 I Am Future Melancholic, Tate Modern, London
I Am Future Melancholic, GoGallery, Milan, Italy
Crawford Open 2007, Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland
Compendium 07 by MIACA JAPAN, H-I-T, Göteborg, Sweden
Works by Emerging Video Artists, Cheekwood Museum of Art, Nashville, TN, US
Theory of Everything, Dong Fang The Cinema of the Far East, Napoli
Museumsnacht, Stadtgalerie Kiel, Germany
Videonale 11, Insa Art Space of the Arts Council Korea, Seoul, Korea
Videonale 11, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain
Videonale 11, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
Madrid Abierto 2007, Canal Metro, Madrid
Japanese Video Art Screening, Henie-Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden, Norway
Nightcomers, 10th Istanbul Biennial, Turkey
MIACA@LUX, LUX, London
Saison Video 2007 #31, Musée des Beaux-Arts et la Dentelle, Calais, France
Artist as Activist, Plan B, Tokyo
Future Landscape, Cambridge Film Festival, Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge, UK
Evolution 2007, The Linacre Studio, Leeds, UK
Saison Video 2007 #31, Musée des Beaux-Arts et la Dentelle, Calais, France
Vor Ort, Villa am Aabach, Uster, Switzerland
2006 ARS 06-Sense of the Real, The Museum of Contemporary Art KIASMA, Helsinki
LichtRouten Lüdenscheid, Lüdenscheid, Germany
Small mischiefs, Pump House Gallery, London
Indblik, Herning Kunstmuseum, Denmark
O.V. L by REC, MIACA, ZAIM, Yokohama, Japan
Staring into Space, Trafó-House of Contemporary Arts, Budapest
Fair Play 2006, play - gallery for still and motion pictures, Berlin
Trans_vision, V&A Friday Late, the Victoria & Albert Museum, London
Pixapins, PHOTOESPAÑA 2006, Madrid, Spain
Theory of Everything, LocationOne, NY/Workstation Arts Center, Beijing/www.tank.tv / and others
The Peninsula, Singapore History Museum, Singapore
Everyday Life is a Microcosm, Cornell University Department of Art’s Experimental Studio, Ithaca, New York
To Be Continued...,"Double Trouble," tank.tv, www.tank.tv
ArtSway Open 06, ArtSway, Hampshire, UK
Shrewsbury Open 2006-Unnatural Selection, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery, UK
badmeister kunst und sport teil 2, Hallenbad Wald, Wald, Switzerland
kunstkanister, Zeughaus Uster, Uster, Switzerland
2005 EMERGENCY 2, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth, UK
The Exposed Colour: Pink, The University Art Museum, Tokyo
2004 The World is Mine, Hiromi Yoshii Five, Tokyo
Voice of Site –Tokyo-Chicago-NewYork-, Former Sakamoto Elementary School, Tokyo
2003 Green Space 2_licht/schatten, Haus am Horn, Weimar, Germany
2002 Philip Morris K.K. Art Award 2002 -The First Move, Tokyo International Forum
Green Space, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, Ibaraki, Japan
Nanohana-Satomi-Hakken-Ten[Art Universiade], Chiba, Japan

Publication

Collection

  Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

Others

FESTIVALS
2016 Tweetakt, Utrecht, the Netherlands
2011 Hors Pistes 2011, Centre Pompidou, Paris
Performance-Festival 2011, Bremen, Germany
2010 Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur, Switzerland
2008 Near Sighted, Far Out: Video Art Festival #003, Harvestworks Digital Media Arts Center, NY
VIDEOAKT international videoart show, Glogauair, Berlin
2007 Trunk/The Nordic Art Video Festival, Östersund, Sweden
Optica: the Gijon International Festival of Video Art, Spain
D-NEFF, Victoria-Gastaiz, Spain
Transitio_MX, Mexico City
VAD International Video and Digital Arts Festival, Girona, Spain
KANSK VIDEO FESTIVAL 2007, Moscow
EXiS2007, Seoul, Republic of Korea
d/Art/07, The Australian Centre for Photography etc., Sydney
17th International Videofestival Bochum, Bochum, Germany
23rd Hamburg International Short Film Festival, Germany
ZEMOS98 [ninth edition], Sevilla, Spain
20th Stuttgarter Filmwinter, Stuttgart, Germany
FILE 2007, OI FUTURO CULTURAL CENTER, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
36th International Film Festival Rotterdam, the Netherlands
10th Japan Media Art Festival, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Japan
12th ifva festival, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong
2006 transmediale.06, Akademie der Künste, Gallery ZERO, Berlin
transmediale.06–video selection touring events
The 11th Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin, Centre Pompidou etc., Paris
CODE: BLUE Millennium Dialogue 2006, China Millennium Art Museum, Beijing
VAD International Video and Digital Arts Festival, Girona, Spain
shnit short film festival, Bern, Switzerland
isfilmu Nakts #1, kSuns, Latvia
12th canariasmediafest 2006, Gran Canaria, Spain
Ars Electronica Animation Festival, Linz, Austria
EMAF:European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, Germany
Media Forum, Moscow International Film Festival, Moscow
Media Art Friesland, Friesland, the Netherlands
CYNETart_06 humane, Kunsthaus Dresden, Germany
Gstaad Film Festival 2006, Gstaad, Switzerland
SHOWCASE International Portfolio Review, Kaufleuten, Zürich, as a part of tank.tv's Showreel
2005 Kassel Documentary Film and Video Festival, Kassel, Germany
LOOP: THE PLACE FOR VIDEO ART LOVERS, Barcelona

Profile

Mai Yamashita
2009 PhD Tokyo University of the Arts
2005-6 The Berlin University of the Arts, Class Stan Douglas, Guest student
2004 M.A. Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music
2001 B.A. Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music
1976 Born in Chiba, Japan
Naoto Kobayashi
2005-6 The Berlin University of the Arts, Class Stan Douglas, Guest student
2002 M.A. Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music
1999 B.A. The University of Tsukuba, School of Art and Design
1974 Born in Chiba, Japan

Awards

2016 Terumo Foundation for Life Sciences and Arts, Japan
2014 Pola Art Foundation, International Exchange, Japan
2013-14 Pollock Krasner Art Foundation, New York, USA
2009-12 The Japanese Government Overseas Study Programme for Artists, Japan
2011 Yoshino Gypsum Art Foundation, Stipend, Japan
2010 The Nomura Foundation, Japan
2007-08 The Japanese Government Overseas Study Programme for Artists, Japan
2007 Special Prize of VAD International Video and Digital Arts Festival, Girona, Spain
2006 The Asahi Shimbun Foundation, Japan
The Nomura Cultural Foundation, Japan
Honorable Mention of transmediale.06, Berlin
2nd Prize of Gstaad Film Festival 2006, Gstaad, Switzerland
2004 Takahashi Art Prize, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts & Music, Tokyo
1999 Ataka Prize, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts & Music, Tokyo

Solo Exhibitions

2021 A mirage, Kurobe City Art Museum, Kurobe, Japan
2018 Nature Observation, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
2015 Notebooks, and from the Notebooks, Oyama City Kurumaya Museum of Art, Tochigi, Japan
2014 Mountains and a Dog, hiromiyoshii roppongi, Tokyo
A Dog and Wooden Sculptures (Ein Hund und Holzskulpturen), Asifakeil, MuseumsQuartier, Vienna
infinity, RL Window, Ryan Lee Gallery, NY
1000WAVES, Suburban PS, Rotterdam
2013 WORKS ON PAPER, Daikanyama T-Site, Tokyo
2011 The Four Souvenirs and The Book, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
Adventure, Courage, Love and Friendship, Kunstverein Göttingen, Germany
infinity, Arthouse at the Jones Center, Texas, USA
IMPRINT, FIT, Vancouver, Canada
2010 GOING MAINSTREAM, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
Screen Spirit_Continued_#11, Städtische Galerie Bremen, Bremen, Germany
2009 Viewing week, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
The Small Mountain, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Chiba, Japan
playing with time, NOW IDeA by Utrecht, Tokyo
2008 When I wish upon a star + Infinity, STUK Kunstencentrum, Leuven, Belgium
2007 1000 Waves, Kunsthalle Lingen, Germany
infinity, Mai Yamashita+Naoto Kobayashi, ZAIM Annex 304, Yokohama, Japan
Yamashita Kobayahshi Repeast Playback@Maruya, Naoshima, Japan
2001 dam has broken, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, Tokyo

Group Exhibition

2020 Under the Stars, Art Gallery NSW, Sydney
VIDEO ART WEEK ROMA, MAXXI Museum, Rome
2019 Setouchi Triennale 2019, Kagawa
Rafaël Rosendaal/Mai Yamashita+Naoto Kobayashi, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
2018 Journey, Chiba City Museum of Art, Chiba, Japan
New Japan, Solyanka State Gallery, Moscow, Russia
Hors Pistes: El estadio del arte, Centre Pompidou Malaga, Spain
2017 Public Art Research Center 7, Sapporo Ekimae-dori Underground Walkway (Chi-Ka-Ho), Hokkaido
KizArt, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome
2016 Ryuta Iida, Motomasa Suzuki, Mai Yamashita+Naoto Kobayashi, Yoshitaka Yazu, Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Tokyo
2015 CAFE in Mito R, Art Tower Mito Contemporary Art Gallery, Ibaraki, Japan
2014 New York Stories: Twenty Years of ISCP, International Studio & Curatorial Program, New York
2013 tireless workers, insitu, Berlin
Victory Obsessed, Culture Centre Zamek, Poland
Now Japan, Kunsthal KAdE, Amersfoort, Netherlands
Why not live for Art? Ⅱ, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo
Super 8, Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2012 Cities and Things That Matter, Lombard Freid Projects, NY
Eleventh Hour, Futura Centre For Contemporary Art, Prague
Super 8, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco
Boby Talks?, Art Fair Tokyo : Special Video Program, Tokyo
MEDIATED VISIONS, Galerie Wedding, Berlin
Kashiwa City Jack -Asia Pacific Contemporary Media Arts from Daisuke Miyatsu Collection-, Kashiwa City, Japan
2011 Yokohama Triennale 2011, Japan
Invisibleness is visibleness, Moca Taipei, Taiwan
Super 8, Christopher Grimes Gallery, Santa Monica
Open Studio, ISCP-International Studio & Curatorial Program, NY
UNFOLDING: PROCESSES/SPACE/TIME, Grimmuseum, Berlin
Soramame, Hans Peter Zimmer Stiftung, Düsseldorf, Germany
Body Talks?, SYMPOSIA, Tokyo
2010 Aichi Triennale, Nagoya, Japan
Roppongi Art Night, Roppongi Hills, Tokyo
Things That Only An Artist Can Do, MARCO-Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Spain
Love Sick, Stills Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Convocatoria Internacional de Jóvenes Artistas, Luis Adelantado, Valencia, Spain
No Holds Barred, Art Amsterdam
Can’t go on like this!, Map Office, Hong Kong
2009 5+1 Junction Box, Vacant, Tokyo
Vom Labor zum Projekt, Neuen Museum Weimar, Weimar, Germany
UNIVERSO ELECTRÓNICO, El Tanque Espacio cultural, Canary Islands, Spain
JAPAN VIDEO WINDOW, Duplex/10m2, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
R_minute, Info Nantes public computer screens, Nantes, France
Destroy Everything You Touch, Espai’d Art de Gandia, Spain
Once, there was the sea, Creative Space 9001, Kanagawa, Japan
I wish upon a star, Shinjuku Ganka Garou, Tokyo
Ping-Pong Critic, Kyoto Art Center, Kyoto
Videonale 11, Goethe-Institut Japan in Kyoto, Kyoto
2008 Yokohama Art & Home Collection with MIACA, Kanagawa, Japan
Re-imagining Asia, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
BACKLIGHT08 8th International Photographic Triennial, Photographic Centre Nykyaika, Tampere, Finland etc.
IASmedia Screening 2008- Contemporary Art Video Screening program by IASmedia, Insa Art Space, Korea
Sound & Vision Vol.3 RefLect, ZAIM, Yokohama, Japan
Ohayo JAPAN, Japan Festival Leipzig, LIA - Leipzig International Art Programme, Leipzig, Germany
VIDEOZOMER, Petersburg Project Space, Amsterdam
GOING TO OUESSANT – Video on the island, Ouessant, France
Visions in the Nunnery 2008, The Nunnery Gallery, London
Theory of Everything, CASZ with tank.tv, Amsterdam
Screening #10, ART CLAIMS IMPULSE, Berlin
FairPlay Film&Video Award Selection, Product Festival, Varna, Bulgaria
The Doctoral Program Final Exhibition, The University Art Museum, Tokyo University of the Arts, Japan
2007 I Am Future Melancholic, Tate Modern, London
I Am Future Melancholic, GoGallery, Milan, Italy
Crawford Open 2007, Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland
Compendium 07 by MIACA JAPAN, H-I-T, Göteborg, Sweden
Works by Emerging Video Artists, Cheekwood Museum of Art, Nashville, TN, US
Theory of Everything, Dong Fang The Cinema of the Far East, Napoli
Museumsnacht, Stadtgalerie Kiel, Germany
Videonale 11, Insa Art Space of the Arts Council Korea, Seoul, Korea
Videonale 11, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain
Videonale 11, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
Madrid Abierto 2007, Canal Metro, Madrid
Japanese Video Art Screening, Henie-Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden, Norway
Nightcomers, 10th Istanbul Biennial, Turkey
MIACA@LUX, LUX, London
Saison Video 2007 #31, Musée des Beaux-Arts et la Dentelle, Calais, France
Artist as Activist, Plan B, Tokyo
Future Landscape, Cambridge Film Festival, Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge, UK
Evolution 2007, The Linacre Studio, Leeds, UK
Saison Video 2007 #31, Musée des Beaux-Arts et la Dentelle, Calais, France
Vor Ort, Villa am Aabach, Uster, Switzerland
2006 ARS 06-Sense of the Real, The Museum of Contemporary Art KIASMA, Helsinki
LichtRouten Lüdenscheid, Lüdenscheid, Germany
Small mischiefs, Pump House Gallery, London
Indblik, Herning Kunstmuseum, Denmark
O.V. L by REC, MIACA, ZAIM, Yokohama, Japan
Staring into Space, Trafó-House of Contemporary Arts, Budapest
Fair Play 2006, play - gallery for still and motion pictures, Berlin
Trans_vision, V&A Friday Late, the Victoria & Albert Museum, London
Pixapins, PHOTOESPAÑA 2006, Madrid, Spain
Theory of Everything, LocationOne, NY/Workstation Arts Center, Beijing/www.tank.tv / and others
The Peninsula, Singapore History Museum, Singapore
Everyday Life is a Microcosm, Cornell University Department of Art’s Experimental Studio, Ithaca, New York
To Be Continued...,"Double Trouble," tank.tv, www.tank.tv
ArtSway Open 06, ArtSway, Hampshire, UK
Shrewsbury Open 2006-Unnatural Selection, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery, UK
badmeister kunst und sport teil 2, Hallenbad Wald, Wald, Switzerland
kunstkanister, Zeughaus Uster, Uster, Switzerland
2005 EMERGENCY 2, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth, UK
The Exposed Colour: Pink, The University Art Museum, Tokyo
2004 The World is Mine, Hiromi Yoshii Five, Tokyo
Voice of Site –Tokyo-Chicago-NewYork-, Former Sakamoto Elementary School, Tokyo
2003 Green Space 2_licht/schatten, Haus am Horn, Weimar, Germany
2002 Philip Morris K.K. Art Award 2002 -The First Move, Tokyo International Forum
Green Space, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, Ibaraki, Japan
Nanohana-Satomi-Hakken-Ten[Art Universiade], Chiba, Japan

Publication

Collection

  Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

Others

FESTIVALS
2016 Tweetakt, Utrecht, the Netherlands
2011 Hors Pistes 2011, Centre Pompidou, Paris
Performance-Festival 2011, Bremen, Germany
2010 Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur, Switzerland
2008 Near Sighted, Far Out: Video Art Festival #003, Harvestworks Digital Media Arts Center, NY
VIDEOAKT international videoart show, Glogauair, Berlin
2007 Trunk/The Nordic Art Video Festival, Östersund, Sweden
Optica: the Gijon International Festival of Video Art, Spain
D-NEFF, Victoria-Gastaiz, Spain
Transitio_MX, Mexico City
VAD International Video and Digital Arts Festival, Girona, Spain
KANSK VIDEO FESTIVAL 2007, Moscow
EXiS2007, Seoul, Republic of Korea
d/Art/07, The Australian Centre for Photography etc., Sydney
17th International Videofestival Bochum, Bochum, Germany
23rd Hamburg International Short Film Festival, Germany
ZEMOS98 [ninth edition], Sevilla, Spain
20th Stuttgarter Filmwinter, Stuttgart, Germany
FILE 2007, OI FUTURO CULTURAL CENTER, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
36th International Film Festival Rotterdam, the Netherlands
10th Japan Media Art Festival, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Japan
12th ifva festival, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong
2006 transmediale.06, Akademie der Künste, Gallery ZERO, Berlin
transmediale.06–video selection touring events
The 11th Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin, Centre Pompidou etc., Paris
CODE: BLUE Millennium Dialogue 2006, China Millennium Art Museum, Beijing
VAD International Video and Digital Arts Festival, Girona, Spain
shnit short film festival, Bern, Switzerland
isfilmu Nakts #1, kSuns, Latvia
12th canariasmediafest 2006, Gran Canaria, Spain
Ars Electronica Animation Festival, Linz, Austria
EMAF:European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, Germany
Media Forum, Moscow International Film Festival, Moscow
Media Art Friesland, Friesland, the Netherlands
CYNETart_06 humane, Kunsthaus Dresden, Germany
Gstaad Film Festival 2006, Gstaad, Switzerland
SHOWCASE International Portfolio Review, Kaufleuten, Zürich, as a part of tank.tv's Showreel
2005 Kassel Documentary Film and Video Festival, Kassel, Germany
LOOP: THE PLACE FOR VIDEO ART LOVERS, Barcelona

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