Artists

AMANO Yoshitaka


1952 born in Shizuoka, Japan



 


Solo Exhibitions

2015


“Yoshitaka Amano: the world beyond your imagination,” Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art/ Hyogo, Japan


“Yoshitaka Amano: the world beyond your imagination,” Kawara Museum of Takahama City, a Hometown of Ceramics/ Aichi, Japan


2014


“Yoshitaka Amano: the world beyond your imagination,” Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto/ Kumamoto, Japan


2013


“TOKYO SYNC,” Mizuma Art Gallery/ Tokyo


“Mythopoeia,” Mizuma Gallery/ Singapore


2012


“Deva Loca Redux,” Art Statements Gallery/ Hong Kong, China


2011


“Yoshitaka Amano: FOR JAPAN,” SUPERFROG Gallery/ San Francisco, U.S.A.


2010


“Deva Loca,” Art Statements Tokyo/ TokyoGalerie Nosbaum & Reding -Art Contemporain/ Luxembourg”Rê幾es et portraits,” Galerie Petits Papiers & Maison Autrique/ Brussels, BelgiumHong-Gah Museum/ Taipei”Deva Loka,” LeBasse Projects/ Los Angeles, U.S.A.


“Hero,” MOCA Studio/ Taipei, Taiwan


2009


“Flying to Deva Loka,” Metaphysical Art Gallery/ Taipei, Taiwan


“Amano Galaxy,” Omotesando Hills/ Tokyo


“Deva Loka USA,” SUPERFROG Gallery/ San Francisco, U.S.A.


2008


“Deva Loka, Rouge & Bleu,” Art Statements Gallery/ Hong Kong, China


“Amano Yoshitaka~N.Y.SALAD Fairy Tale Paintings~,” Utsunomiya Fairy Museum/ Tochigi, Japan


“Deva-Loka,” Galerie Michael Janssen/ Berlin, Germany


2007


Galerie Nosbaum & Reding Art Contemporain/ Luxembourg


2006


“Eye on Amano,” Festival Walk, Art Statements Gallery/ Hong Kong, China


“Yoshitaka Amano: Le mond l’Animation,” Le Baladoir de l’Espace Bonlieu/ Annecy, France


2005


“maniera,” The Ueno Royal Museum/ Tokyo, Japan


“Alimentation Gé猿é薗ale,” Galerie Nosbaum & Reding Art Contemporain/ Luxembourg


2004


Galerie Edward Mitterand/ Geneva, Switzerland


“M,” Kunstverein Heilbronn/ Heilbronn, Germany


“New works,” Galerie Michael Janssen/ Cologne, Germany


“recent works,” Galerie Patrick De Brock/ Knokke, Belgium


2003


“Goldfish Princess and N.Y.SALAD,” Kimie Imura Fairy Art Museum/ Fukushima, Japan


“The works,” Galerie Michael Janssen/ Cologne, GermanyThe Happy Lion Gallery/ Los Angeles, U.S.A.


2002


Leo Koenig, Inc./ New York, U.S.A.Mé延iathè会ue de Cavalaire-sur-Mer/ PACA France


2000


“Amano Yoshitaka: Fairly Tale World ,” Kimie Imura Fairy Art Museum/ Fukushima, Japan


1999


“Hero,” The Angel Orensanz Foundation/ New York, U.S.A.


“Moon Light Fantasy,” Kimie Imura Fairy Art Museum/ Fukushima, Japan


1998


“THINK LIKE AMANO,” The Ueno Royal Museum/ Tokyo


“A Fantasy Celts Fairies by Amano,” Kimie Imura Fairy Art Museum/ Fukushima, Japan


“1001 NIGHTS,” Dorothy Chandler Pavillion/ Los Angeles, U.S.A.


“Festiv’art 98,” Brussels International Festival of Fantastic Film/ Brussels, Belgium


1997


“THINK LIKE AMANO,” Puck Building/ New York, U.S.A.Yurakucho Mullion/ Tokyo


1996


“Animation World,” Yurakucho Mullion/ Tokyo


1995


“Characters,” Yurakucho Mullion/ TokyoMuseum des Sciences Naturelles/ Orlé堰ns, France


1994


“Rampo, Arabian Nights and the World of Final Fantasy,” Yurakucho Mullion/ Tokyo


1991


“DAWN,” Omori Belport Atrium/ Tokyo


“sublimation,” Kanazawa Bunka Hall/ Kanazawa, Japan


1989


“Hiten,” Yurakucho Mullion/ Tokyo


Group Exhibitions

2014


“Impacts! 勢み Japan Art Festival,” Zane Bennett Contemporary Art/ Santa Fe, USA


 


2013


“Yoshitaka Amano x HYDE Providence and Immorality -NIPPON EVOLUTION-,” Laforet Museum Harajuku/ Tokyo (traveled to Osaka, Takamatsu)


“Personal Structures,” Palazzo Bembo/ Venice, Italy


 


2012


“4 Artists Participating in the 55th Venice Biennale,” Art Statements Gallery/ HongKong, China


“paper does not blush,” Galerie Michael Janssen/ Berlin, Germany


 


2011


“Anime! High Art-Pop culture,” Bundeskunsthalle/ Bonn, Germany


 


2010


“Kyoto-Tokyo, from Samourais to Mangas,” Grimaldi Forum/ Monaco


“Eve: Yoshiki Hishinuma+Yoshitak Amano,” Kiyomizu-dera/ Kyoto, Japan


 


2009


“Eve: Yoshiki Hishinuma+Yoshitak Amano,” l’Opera/ Paris, France


 


2008


“Manga! Japanese Images,” Luisiana Museum for Moderne Kunst/ Humlebaek, Denmark


“Anime! High Art-Pop culture,” AMPAS/Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences/ Los Angeles, U.S.A.


“Anime! High Art-Pop culture,” Deutsches Film Museum/ Frankfurt, Germany


 


2007


“3L4D,” Metaphysical Art Gallery/ Taipei, Taiwan


“Animamix: From Modernity to Eternity,” MoCA Shanghai / Shanghai, China


“Comix,” Kunsthallen Brandts/ Odense, Denmark


 


2006


“Fiction@Love,” MoCA Shanghai/ China


 


2005


“10 Years!,” Galerie Michael Janssen/ Cologne, Germany


 


2004


“Funny Cuts,” Staatsgalerie/ Stuttgart, Germany


“Yoshitaka Amano – Andre van de Wijdeven,” Galerie Tanya Rumpff/ Haarlem, Nederland


“Dessins et des Autres – Part2,” Galerie Catherine Bastide/ Brussels, Belgium


“Dessins et des Autres,” Galerie Anne de Villepoix/ Paris, France


“Rodolphe Janssen feat. Michael Janssen,” Galerie Rodolphe Janssen/ Brussels, Belgium


 


2002


“Game On,” Barbican Galleries, Barbican Art Centre/ London, U.K.


 


1998


“Fairly World,” Daimaru Museum/ Tokyo (traveled to Kobe, Kyoto)


 


1995


“Shiga Annual for youth ’95/ Fantasy RPG Illustration,” The Museum of Modern Art, Shiga/ Japan


 


1992


“Fantasy Land,” Communications Museum/ Tokyo


“Beautiful Boy for Young Ladies,” Yayoi Museum/ Tokyo


Awards

2000 The Will Eisner Comic Industry Award “THE SANDMAN: The Dream Hunters” collaboration with Neil Gaiman


2000 Dragon Con Award, Julie Awrd


1983-1986,2007 14-17th & 38th Seiun Award