Tomoko ASO

PROFILE

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1982 Born in Saitama, Japan
 

Education
2009    Graduated from Tokyo Zokei University of Art and Design
 

Since graduating from university, the artist has traveled throughout Japan with an artist friend TAKEUCHI Akiko. These trips have become a project, “Bird Migration Project”, that the artist exhibits collaborative works inspired by each region where they visited. The Bird Migration Project has been taken place at fourteen cities from Sapporo in Hokkaido-north part of Japan to Amakusa in Kyushu-south part of Japan.
 

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2012 “Family celebration” Gallery Jin, Tokyo
2009 “at home” Gallery Jin, Tokyo
2008 “Travel souvenir” Bunkyo Art, Tokyo
2007 “The End of the Year” Gallery Uehara, Tokyo
2007 “In the Summer Time” Gallery Jin, Tokyo
2007 “The Person Who Eats” Kikkoman Shoyu Co., Ltd., Tokyo
2006 “A, SO” Tokyo Wonder Site Hongo, Tokyo
2006 “ASO Tomoko One Person Exhibition” Tokyo Wonder Wall 2005, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
 

Selected Group Exhibitions
2009 “VOCA2009 Exhibition” The Ueno Royal Museam, Tokyo
2008 “The 9th Gunma Biennale For Young Artists 2008” The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma
2008 The House - How to live with modern art -” Nippon Homes Model houses, Roppongi, Tokyo
2006 “NITOBE Yumihiko and ASO Tomoko Two-Person Exhibition” Gallery Barco, Tokyo
2005 “On the Cloth and On the Paper” Tokyo University of Art and Design, Tokyo
2005 “Tokyo Wonder Wall 2005” Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
 

Public collection
Sakamoto Zenzo museum of art
Tokyo metropolitan geriatric hospital