Mayumi OKABAYASHI

PROFILE

okabayashi

1973    Born in Kochi, Japan
1995 Graduates Kyoto Seika University (Art/Design), Japan
1997 Begins studies at the Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf with Prof. Alfonso Hüppi and Prof. Klaus Rinke, Germany
2004 master student, Graduates Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Germany
2006 lives and works in Berlin
 

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2014    “Röst” skansen Gotland, Sweden
2013    “der wurzel aeste” Galerie Vero Linzmeier, Berlin
2012 “innere empfindungen ~ pukupuku” Japanese-German Center Berlin
2010    “overflow” Galerie Vero Linzmeier Berlin
2002 “Unter der Linde” Leverkusen, Germany
 

Selected Group Exhibitions
2015 “unbekannte Wesen” Super bien!, Berlin
2015 “Wegepunkte” International Club at the Federal Foreign Office Berlin
2014 “YOS” Yogyakarta Open Studio, Indonesia
2014 “Kunstdetektor” Charlottenburg, Berlin
2014 A Collective of Japanese Emerging Artists” Zanther & Schulz, Berlin, Germany
2013 “sub/kutan” Haus am Kleistpark, Berlin
2012 “Heimatspuren” alte feuerwache, cultural office -friedrichshain-kreuzberg Berlin
2011 “ETANENO” Museum of Modern Art, Freiburg, Germany
2011 The Lounge” The Bvlgari Ginza Tower private lounge, Ginza, Tokyo
2010 “Hagita/Take-uchi/Okabayashi” Haus der modernen Kunst in Staufen-Grunern, Germany
2010 “Cities in flux” Whiteconcepts Gallery, Berlin
2010 DANDANS at No Man's Land” Old building of French Embassy, Tokyo
2010 “We are the islands” Kunstraum Bethanien, Berlin 2009
2010 “Animamix Biennial” Today Art Museum, Beijing, China
2010 “Space Matrix / Invention of Spaces 1” Whiteconcepts Gallery, Berlin
2010 “ZENSORS Performance Jam” Bencab Museum, Baguio, Philippines
2010 “International Drawing Exhibition” Seoul Arts Center, Korea
2008 “Aquamediale 4” Hafen 1, Lübben, Germany
2008 “Concert in the Domain - video collaboration with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra” Australia
2007 “Between Places” Academy of Arts, Berlin
2007 “Heilig 1” Gloriahalle, Düsseldorf, Germany
2005 “59th. Bergische Kunstausstellung” Part1: Museum Baden, Solingen,
2005 “59th. Bergische Kunstausstellung” Part2: Municipal Gallery, Remscheid, Germany
2005 “Große Kunst Ausstellung NRW” Messe Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
2001 “Junge Künstler der Kunstakademie Düsseldorf” Municipal Gallery Kaarst, Germany
 

Prizes and Scholarships
2007/
2010
Etaneno Museum in the Bush: Forum for New Art - fellowship in Namibia
2006 Young Academy Scholarship, Academy of Arts, Berlin, Germany
2005 Audience Award, 59th. Bergische Kunstausstellung Museum Baden, Germany
2000 Travel Grant, Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Germany