日本語

Yamakami  Akiha

Akiha Yamakami creates 3D works with lithographs and cloths upon the theme of human body. She actively presents her work both in Japan and in overseas. Started to collaborate with dance projects a few years ago. She calls her work “soft sculpture” and makes costumes for dancers as well.

2009 MA in Printmaking, Lithography major at the graduate school of Tama Art University 2007 BA in Printmaking, Lithography major at Tama Art University,Tokyo

 

Biography

1984   Born in Nagano,Japan
1998   Moves to Tokyo
2007   Graduate Tama Art University,Tokyo,with a degree in printmaking(Lithograph)
2009    Graduate student from Tama Art University Master

Activity

2003
Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial 2003
Christiaan BastiaansNan Hoove  (Netherlands artist)
Stage “Real Lear”  assistant
2003
Communicate in writing performance project
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Experimental communicate in writing space
Communicate in writing on the rodo
others…
2004
Join in young artist group “MATATABI”
Hold the workshop for children in “Gosyoura” small island
2007
Join in young artist group “MATATABI”
Hold “the wall paint workshop” for children in Sumida-ku.

Exhibition

2004 [ Akiha only show ]  First solo exhibition in Gallery Bar “Nagune”, Tokyo
2005 [ Crow’s eyes ]  Groupe exhibition in “Studio Big Art”, Yokohama
2005   [ stir / still ]  Two people exhibition in “Substation Gallery”, Singapore
2006   [ The print to touch ]  Project exhibition in the Kochi Tosayamada municipal art museum lobby, Kochi
2006 [ Alive with all sorts of flowers ]  Groupe project exhibition in “Sagamihara BOICE PLANNING”, Kanagawa
2006 [ Salon de finears ]  Project exhibition in Tokyo O museum and kyoto museum
2007 [ Print ]  Graduate exhibition in Ginza Towa gallery, Tokyo

Prize

2005   The 6th KOCHI International Triennial Exhibition of PRINTS Winning a contest
2005   The 13th International Print Biennal Varna
2006   Salon de finears Studento Competition
2007   The 15th Prints 21 Grand prix
2007   Aomori Print Triennale 2007
2007   Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts storing prize

2008 The 9th GUNMA Biennial for young artists

2009 Tokyo Wonder Wall 2009

 

Public Collection

2008 Saku Municipal Museum of Modern Art
2007 Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts