Ken’ichiro Taniguchi cv

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Born in Sapporo, Japan (1976).
Lives and works in Germany and Japan.

EDUCATION

2000 Graduated from College of Fine Arts in Hokkaido, Department of Education.

AWARDS

2001    Art documents Support Program by Shiseido/Japan
2008    The 11th Taro Okamoto Award for Contemporary Art/nominated/Japan
2008 – 2010     Grant from Agency for Cultural Affairs Government of Japan
2009    Thieme Art Award/nominated/The Netherlands

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011 “Hecomi Study #20”    N2 GALERIA/Barcelona/Spain
2010 “Hecomi Study #19”    TEMPORARY SPACE/Sapporo/Japan
2010 “Hecomi Study #18”    Kik/Meppel/The Netherlands
2009 “Hecomi Study #17” Souterrain / Berlin / Germany
2009 “Hecomi Study #16” PHOEBUS / Rotterdam / The Netherlands
2009 “Hecomi Study #15” AD&A gallery / Osaka/Japan
2008 “Hecomi Study #14” Mikiko Sato Gallery / Hamburg / Germany
2008 “Hecomi Study #13” Duende/Rotterdam / The Netherlands
2007 “Hecomi Study #12” PHOEBUS / Rotterdam / The Netherlands
2005 “Hecomi Study #10” CAI contemporary art international / Hamburg / Germany
2005 “Hecomi Study #9” TEMPORARY SPACE / Sapporo / Japan
2005 “Hecomi Study #7”TEMPORARY SPACE / Sapporo / Japan
2004 “Hecomi Study #4”PHOEBUS/Rotterdam / The Netherlands
2003 “Hecomi STUDY” TEMPORARY SPACE / Sapporo / Japan
2002 “The Illustrated Hecomi Map of the World” LEDECO / Tokyo / Japan
2001 “The Illustrated Hecomi Map of the World” Ausstellungsraum Taubenstrasse 13 / Hamburg / Germany
2001 “Hecomi Installation 2001” MAKII MASARU FINE ARTS / Tokyo / Japan

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2011  “REACTION & REFLECTION”, De Sassenpoort/Zwolle/The Netherlands
2010  “Moeglichkeit Ⅲ”, Radi-um von Röntgenwerke AG/Tokyo/Japan
2009 “TWINISM” Kunsthaus / Hamburg / Germany AD&A gallery / Osaka / Japan
2009 “My First Art Collection” CBK / Rotterdam / The Netherlands
2009 “Thieme Art Award” RAI / Amsterdam / The Netherlands
2008 “The 11th Taro Okamoto Award for Contemporary Art”Taro Okamoto Museum / Kawasaki / Japan
2007 “linie+RAUM” Mannheimer Kunstverein / Mannheim / Germany
2007 “5-7-5” Kunsthaus Barlach Halle / Hamburg / Germany
2007 “Junge Kunst aus China – Japan – Korea” Galerie F92 / Berlin / Germany
2007 “Art Cologne ” (Sebastian Fath Contemporary) Koelnmesse / Cologne / Germany
2006 “Hecomi Study #A plan for a kitchen” R. T. Hansen Contemporary / Berlin / Germany
2006 “Hecomi Study #11” show with Toshiya Kobayashi Sebastian Fath Contemporary / Mannheim / Germany
2006 “16-61-2006” PHOEBUS/Rotterdam / The Netherlands
2006 “MINIMAL ILLUSIONS” villa MERKEL / Esslingen am Neckar / Germany
2006 “Ding-Dong! Kunstfestival” Altona / Hamburg / Germany
2006 “BEST OF…” Sebastian Fath Contemporary / Mannheim / Germany
2006 “Art Cologne ” (Sebastian Fath Contemporary) Koelnmesse / Cologne / Germany
2006 “KUNSTSALON” (CAI contemporary art International) Arena / Berlin / Germany
2005 “B.R.T/Northern Europe Biennial Hamburg05” HafenCity / Hamburg / Germany
2005 “Views from abroad” Stadtgalerie Kiel / Kiel / Germany
2004 “STEPPING ACROSS BORDERS” Modern Art Museum of Hokkaido / Sapporo / Japan
2004 “Yokoku 2005” CAI contemporary art International / Hamburg / Germany
2004 “Ein Tag, ein Bild, ein Raum” Sebastian Fath Contemporary / Mannheim / Germany
2004 “Art Amsterdam” (PHOEBUS) Amsterdam RAI / Amsterdam / The Netherlands
2003 “Feine Ware (I-III) Plattform Taubenstrasse” Kunstverein Harburger Bahnhof / Harburg / Germany
2003 “Art of Sapporo 2003 19+1” Citizen Gallery of Sapporo / Sapporo / Japan
2002 “LIBRARY PROJECT” Media Tak Sendai / Sendai / Japan
2002 “Huku Kita Kita” Modern Art Bank WALD / Fukuoka / Japan
2001 “Anstiftung zu einer neuen Wahrnehmung” NEUES MUSEUM WESERBURG BREMEN / Bremen / Germany
2001 “7 Rooms-ART MEETS 2001” Free Space PRAHA / Sapporo / Japan
2000 “Contemporary Art Fair Nagoya” Citizen Gallery of Nagoya / Nagoya / Japan
1999 “Kunst in handgeack” Fundbureau / Hamburg / Germany
1998 “International Snow Sculpture Festival” Kemi / Finland

SELECTED ART PROJECTS

2011    “Hecomi Study for CJIB”, CJIB/Leeuwarden/The Netherlands
2010    “Artist in Residence”, Kik/Meppel/The Netherlands
2010    “Milk Factory Hecomi Map”, initiated by Kik/Meppel/The Netherlands
2009    “Berlin Hecomi Map”, Berlin/Germany
2009    “Rotterdam Hecomi Map”, Rotterdam/The Netherlands
2008    “Artist in Residence”, DUENDE/Rotterdam/The Netherlands
2006   “Hamburg Altona Hecomi Map” initiated by Senseo art initiative
2004   “Hecomi AWARD 2004” Modern Art Museum of Hokkaido / Sapporo / Japan
2003   “Hecomi research project 2003” 36 countries (Russia,Europe,Africa,Asia)
2003   “Hecomi AWARD 2003” Sapporo citizen gallery / Sapporo / Japan
2002   “The Illustrated Hecomi Map of the World” ADSP Program by Shiseido
2002   “Hecomi society paper exhibition” Free Space PRAHA/Sapporo / Japan
2002   “The Illustrated Hecomi Map of the Kids” Art Education Program “Mahou no Efude” / Sapporo / Japan

PUBLICATION / ARTICLES

2011   “La Vanguardia. Sumplemento-Culturas” 09.02.2011text/Noelia Hernandez
2010   “Kolderveen Milk Factory Hecomi Map”, publisher/Kik
2010   “De Stentor” 13.04.2010, text/Heleen Geilenkirchen
2010   “Fensterplatz – Straße”, text/Ann-Cathrin Drews
2009   “Berlin Mitte Hecomi Map”
2009   “sleek” (Autumn)
2009   “Rotterdam Hecomi Map”, publisher/PHOEBUS
2009   “KUNSTBEELD”   Nr3.2009,  text/Roos van Put
2009   “het financieele dagblad” 21.2.2009, text/Anne Berk
2009   “DVD The Trail to Hecomi”, publisher/AD&A gallery
2009   “TWINISM” catalog, text/Claus Mewes
2008   “Artforum -Best of 2008” (2008.12) reviews, text/Wolf Jahn
2008   “PEELER” web, interview/Aoi Kisaka
2008   “Art magazine”, 2008.11)
2008   “Art -Das Kunstmagazine ” (2008.9) web, text/Barbara Hein
2008   “Kenichiro Taniguchi” catalog, publisher/MIKIKO SATO GallerY, text/Claus Mewes,Toshio Nakamori
2008   “Hecomi Study #14” brochure, text/Hajo Schiff
2006   “Mannheimer Morgen”, text/Susanne Kaeppele
2006   “Hamburg Altona Hecomi Map”, publisher/Senseo
2005    “Querschnitt”, text/Marek Storch
2005   “WELT”,  text/Katja Engler

COLLECTION

DKV Foundation  /Barcelona

olorVISUAL collection /Barcelona

Museum Rotterdam /Rotterdam


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