Artist

KARASUMARU Yumi

Born in Osaka, Japan,Lives and works in Bologna, Italy and Kawanishi, Japan


Kyoto City University of Fine Arts


Academy of Fine Arts Bologna


 


official site


Solo Exhibitions

2016


“Facing Histories “, Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna (MAMbo), Bologna, Italy



2015


“Facing Histories “, Roppongi Hills A/D gallery, Tokyo, Japan


“Facing Histories “, @Kcua Kyoto City Univesity Arts Art Gallery, Kyoto Japan


“Facing Histories in Hiroshima “, Prefectural Gallery, Hiroshima Prefectual Art Museum, Hiroshima, Japan


“Facing HIstories – NipPop special “, at Spazio &, Bologna, Italy



2014


“Spriti evanescenti – Dal Giappone al Marfisa d’Este”, at Palazzina Marfisa d’Este in Ferrara, Italy 


“FACING HISTORIES”, Galerie Houg, Lyon France



2013


Tokyo- Monogatari “, Studio Carlotta Pesce, Bologna, Italy



2011


Tokyo Stories- Vol.3 “, Galerie Houg, Lyon, France



2010


It’s Our Tokyo Stories.”, Mizuma Action( Mizuma Art Gallery), Tokyo, Japan



2009


Tokyo Stories”, fabioparisartgallery, Brescia, Italy



2006


“BUNSHIN-everyday life”, Mizuma Action( Mizuma Art Gallery), Tokyo, Japan



2005


“T/okyo AGERS “, fabioparisartgallery, Brescia, Italy



2004


“FACING HISTORIES”, Teatro Nuovo Giovanni da Udine, Udine, Italy



2002


“FACING HISTORIES”, Marcel Scheiner Gallery, Hilton Head Island, U.S.A. 



1999


“HINO IZURU KUNI YORI”, Museo Luigi Franco Arte Contemporanea, Turin, Italy 


“TOKI NO FUIN”, Prefectural Gallery, Hiroshima Prefectual Art Museum, Hiroshima, Japan 


“MODERN CRIMES”, Viafarini, Milan, Italy 



1998


“SPAZIOAPERTO”,Museo d’Arte Moderna Bologna, Bologna, Italy



1996


“TOKI NO FUIN”, Art Forum Gallery, Merano, Italy



1995


“BANZAI”, Museo Guido Carbone, Turin, Italy 


Group Exhibitions

2016


“Tam Tam: Normali Meraviglie, la Mano”, Triennale di Milano


“La Casa do ut do- Art for Hospice-i valori dell’ABITARE”,Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna, Bologna, Italy


“SILENT @KCUA”, @Kcua Kyoto City Univesity Arts Art Gallery, Kyoto, Japan


 


2015


“SILENT @KCUA”, @Kcua Kyoto City Univesity Arts Art Gallery, Kyoto, Japan


 


2014


“SHOWN OR TO BE SHOWN”, Galerie Houg, Lyon France


 


2012


“Do ut do – Art for Hospice”, Spazio Carbonesi, Bologna, Italy


 


2009


“Run ,Jump and Throw-Athletics in international Contemporary Art”, the Berlin City Hall, Berlin, Germany


“Second Skin” Spazio Paraggi,Treviso, Italy


 


2007


“RED HOT -Asian Art Today from the Chaney Family Collection”, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, U.S.A.


 


2006


“LA DONNA OGGETTO-Miti e metamorfosi al femminile 1900-2005”, Castello di Vigevano,Vigevano,Italy


 


2005


“CHRONOS- il tempo nell’arte dall’epoca barocca all’eta contemporanea”, Il Filatoio, Caraglio, Italy


“ALTRE LILITH-Le Vestali dell’Arte – Terzo Millennio”Scuderie Aldobrandini per l’Arte,Frascati,Italy


“BOLOGNA CONTEMPORANEA”, Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Bologna, Italy


“XIV QUADIENNALE DI ROMA”, Museo Nazionale d’Arte Moderna di Roma, Rome, Italy


 


2004


“FAR EAST-Volume 1, Yu Hirai + Yumi Karasumaru “, Agenzia04, Bologna, Italy


“COMUNITA’ COMMUNITY “, Premio Internazionale d’Arte “Ermanno Casoli settima edizione” Cartoteca Storica Regionale ,Serra San Quirico, Italy


“FEMALE DIGNITY – Inszenierung der Weiblichkeit in der modernen Kunst “, Schloss Ulmerfeld, Ulmerfeld, Austria


“OFFICINA ASIA”, Museo d’arte Ex-Pescheria, Cesena, Italy


 


2003


“MUTA. MENTI & MUT. AZIONI”, D406 Museo d’arte contemporanea, Modena, Italy


 


2002


“Small Works”, Marcel Scheiner Gallery, Hilton Head Island, U.S.A.


“Lavori Domestici”, Via Magenta,14, Varese, Italy


“Mountain Way – I sentieri dell’arte per la montagna”, Palazzo Frisacco, Tolmezzo


 


2001


“Tutto l’odio del Mondo”, Palazzo dell’ Arengario, Milan


“Auguri d’Artista 2001”, Mart Palazzo delle Albere, Trento, Italy


“GROUPSHOW”, Marcel Scheiner Gallery, Hilton Head Island, U.S.A.


“Figure del Novecento 2. Oltre l’Accademia”, Accademia di Belle Arti di Bologna, Bologna, Italy


“MY OPINION”, Palazzo Lanfranchi, Pisa, Italy


 


2000


“INSIGHTS”, Fondazione Adriano Olivetti, Rome, Italy


 


1999


“Video. it – Young Art at S. Pietro in Vincoli”, S. Pietro in Vincoli, Turin, Italy


 


1998


“Nuovi collezioni degli ultimo due anni “, Museo d’Arte Moderna Bologna, Bologna,Italy


“SUBWAY-arte negli spazi della metropolitana del passante della stazioni ferroviarie “, Milan, Italy


“ROMAGNA-KASSEL”, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Vero Stoppioni, Santa Sofia, Italy


 


1997


“UNIVERSARTE”, S.Giovanni in Monte, Bologna, Italy


 


1996


“UP TO DATE”, Spazia Art Gallery, Bologna, Italy


 


1995


“ATOMICA”, Maniero Associazione Culturale, Rome, Italy


“Biennale di Venezia, APERTO ’95 – OUT OF ORDER”, Museo d’Arte Moderna Bologna, Bologna, Italy


 


1994

“ESSERE IN SE”, Associazione Culturale Italo-Francese, Bologna, Italy


“DON CHISIOTTE”, Museo Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, San Marino, Most Serene Republic of San Marino


“ARS LUX-Mostra itinerante organizzato da Made in Bo”, Milan, Italy


Performances

2018


“The Story-teller, Il narratore 2018 – The Four Pop Songs” at I VOLPINI antiques & interiors for ArtCity Bologna, 31th of January, Bologna, Italy


 


2017


“Facing Histories in Hiroshima- versione speciale per Torino 2017”, Museo Ettore Fico, 4th of November, Torino, Italy


“The Story-Teller – il narratore -versione speciale per Napoli 2017”, Palazzo San Teodoro, 15th of June, Napoli, Italy


“From The White Story to The Summer Flowers”, at artist’s studio on 27th and 29th of January, Bologna, Italy


 


2016


“Facing Histories in Hiroshima”, Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna(MAMbo), 6th of August, Bologna , Italy


 


2015


“Facing Histories in Hiroshima”, @Kcua Kyoto City Univesity Arts Art Gallery, 6th ,9th of August, Kyoto Japan


“Facing Histories in Hiroshima”, at Ateliersi, Bologna, Italy


 


2014


“KOROSù-to Kill -Versione speciale per Marfisa 2014”, at Palazzina Marfisa d’Este in Ferrara, Italy


“The Story-Teller, Kataribe 2014”, at Galerie Houg, Lyon, France


 


2013


“The Story-Teller, il narratore”, at Studio Carlotta Pesce, Bologna, Italy


“The Story-Teller, il narratore”, ”KOROSù-to Kill”at Ex-chiesa di San Mattia, Bologna ( the event of Arte Fiera- ArtCity Bologna)


 


2011


“The Story-Teller”, at Gallerie Houg, Lyon, France


 


2010


“The Story-Teller”, at Mizuma Action (Mizuma Art Gallery), Tokyo


 


2009


“The Story-Teller”, at Coin department store, Treviso


“The Story-Teller”, at fabioparisartgallery, Brescia


 


2006


“Koros-Aikiru (I Kill)”, at Mizuma Action (Mizuma Art Gallery), Tokyo


 


2002


“SHORT STORY OF JAPAN”, Via Magenta,14, Varese


“FACING HISTORIES”, Marcel Scheiner Gallery, Hilton Head Island, USA


 


2001


“KATARIBE-the narater” ( Domestic Art ), at Dt. G. Masini & Dr. M. Paoletti, l6th of September, Pisa


 


2000


“INSIGHTS- glimpses and actions between public and private spaces”, Fondazione Adriano Olivetti, Rome


“BUNSHIN”, Museo Civicadi Arte Contemporanea Trento, Trento


“Serata FLUXUS”, Chiostri di S. Domenico – ex Stalloni, Reggio Emilia


 


1999


“BUNSHIN”, Museo Luigi Franco Arte Contemporanea, Turin


“DOMESTIC ART ON TOUR”, at Dr. M. De Michelis & Dr.A Kohlmayer, l8th of May, Venice


“DOMESTIC ART ON TOUR”, at Dr. Gemma De Angelis Testa, 2Oth of April, Turin


“DOMESTIC ART ON TOUR”, at Dr. Ruben Levi, 24th of February, Turin


“DOMESTIC ART ON TOUR”, at Dr. Claudio Guenzani, 11th of February, Milan


 


1998


“DOMESTIC ART ON TOUR”, at Dr. Patrizia Brusarosco (Via Farini), l6th of December, Milan


“SHORT STORY OF JAPAN”, Sancarlino Theater – Brescia Music Art Festival – Brescia


Television program “LE NOTTI DELL’ANGELO”, Italia 1


Public Collection

Museo Ettore Fico, Torino, Italy


Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna (MAMbo), Bologna, Italy


Museo civica d’arte moderna e contemporanea di Torino, Italy


Microsoft Foundation, U.S.A


The Museum of Modern Arts, Republic of S.Marino


The University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy


Awards

2004


“COMUNITA’-COMMUNITY ” Premio Internazionale d’Arte “ERMANNO CASOLI- settima edizione “, / Jury’s Special Award