Yamamoto Masao
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Born 1957, Gamagori-City, Japan
 
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2013 "Kawa=Flow", Galeria de Moderne, München
"YAMAMOTO MASAO", Etherton Gallery, Tuscon
"YAMAMOTO MASAO", Gallery Kochuten, Nagoya, Japan
one-day exhibition by Jeff Cowen and Yamamoto Masao, PUG, Oslo
"YAMAMOTO MASAO", Gallery Albert Baumgarten, Freiburg, Germany
"KAWA=FLOW", Städt, Galerie im Schloss, Isny Allgäu, Germany
2012 "KAWA=FLOW", Installations, BREDA PHOTO, Breda, The Netherlands
"YAMAMOTO MASAO", VALID FOTO GALLERY, Barcelona, Spain
"Shizuka=Cleanse", Galeria Massimo Minini, Brecia, Italia
"Magic Mountain", YANCEY RICHARDSON GALLERY, New York
YAMAMOTO MASAO CRAIG KRULL GALLERY, Santa Monica
2011 "YAMAMOTO MASAO", Gallery MOMOGUSA, Tajimi, Japan
"YAMAMOTO MASAO", GALERIA MARCELO GUANIERI, Sao Paulo
"KAWA=FLOW", Mugaen Museum, Hekinan, Japan
"KAWA=FLOW", MIZUMA & ONE GALLERY (CAOCHANGDI PHOTOSPRING 2011), Beijing
"KAWA=FLOW", PDX Contemporary Art, Portland
"KAWA=FLOW", Robert Klein Gallery, Boston
"KAWA=FLOW", Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York
"KAWA=FLOW", Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica
"KAWA=FLOW", maerz galerie, Leipzig, Germany
2010 "KAWA=FLOW", maerz galerie, Berlin
"KAWA=FLOW part II", Semina rerum, Zurich
"YAMAMOTO MASAO", Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco
"KAWA=FLOW", Galleria Alesso Nobilli & C., Milano
"KAWA", GALERIE CAMERA OBSCURA, Paris
"KAWA=FLOW", WOOLRICH WOOLEN MILLS, Milano
2009 "é", Etherton Gallery, Tucson, Arizona
"KAWA=FLOW", PDX CONTEMPORARY ART, Portland
"KAWA=FLOW", JACKSON FINE ART, Atlanta
"KAWA=FLOW", MICAMERA, Milano
"KAWA=FLOW", Semina rerum, Zurich
"KAWA=FLOW", FIFTY ONE FINE PHOTOGRAPHY, Antwerp
"KAWA=FLOW", Photomonth in Krakow 2009, Krakow
"KAWA=FLOW", MIZUMA ART GALLERY, Tokyo
"KAWA=FLOW", FORUM FOTOGRAFIE, Köln, Germany
"KAWA=FLOW", GALLERY SINCERITE, Toyohashi, Japan
"KAWA=FLOW", Gallery Albert Baumgarten, Freiburg, Germany
"KAWA=FLOW", POBEDA GALLERY, Moscow, Russia
2008 "YAMAMOTO MASAO", CRAIG KRULL GALLERY, Santa Monica
2007 "YAMAMOTO MASAO", Center for Photographic Art, Camel, U.S.A.
"YAMAMOTO MASAO", PDX CONTEMPORARY ART, Portland
"YAMAMOTO MASAO", GALLERIA CARLA SOZZANI, Milano
"Nakazora Quinzaine photographique Nantes", France
"Nakazora", GALERIE GABRIEL ROLT, Amsterdam
2006 "Nakazora", GALERIE CAMERA OBSCURA, Paris
"Installations", HACKELBURY FINE ART, London
MIZUMA ART GALLERY, Tokyo
"é", GALLERY SINCERITE, Tyohashi
2005 "é", JACKSON FINE ART, Atlanta
"é", PDX CONTEMPORARY ART, Portland
"é",CRAIG KRULL GALLERY, Santa Monica
2004 "é", STEPHEN WIRTZ GALLERY, San Francisco
"Nakazora 'valiantly-that too, pitifully-that too, white boxes'"/td>
PDX CONTEMPORARY ART, Portland
"Nakazora", CRAIG KRULL GALLERY, Santa Monica
2003 "Nakazora, 'Corridor of Consider'", Chiesa dei SS.Jacopo e Filippo, Certaldo, Italy
"Nakazora", DANIELA FACCHINATO IMAGE GALLERY, Bologna, Italy
"Omizuao", YANCEY RICHARDSON GALLERY, New York
"Nakazora", JACKSON FINE ART, Atlanta
"Santoka", GALLERY SINCERITE, Toyohashi, Japan
2002 "Nakazora", S.K.JOSEFSBERG STUDIO, Portland
"Nakazora", CRAIG KRULL GALLERY, Santa Monica
2001 "Nakazora", YANCEY RICHARDSON GALLERY, New York
2000 A Box of "Ku" XI, SEPIA INTERNATIONAL, New York
A Box of "Ku" XI, SPIRAL GALLERY, Tokyo
1999 A Box of "Ku" X, GALLERY SINCERITE, Toyohashi, Japan
A Box of "Ku" X, JACKSON FINE ART, Atlanta
1998 A Box of "Ku" X, STEPHEN WIRTZ GALLERY, San Francisco
1997 A Box of "Ku" IX, SHAPIRO GALLERY, San Francisco
A Box of "Ku" IX, KOHJI OGURA GALLERY, Nagoya, Japan
1996 A Box of "Ku" VIII, YANCEY RICHARDSON GALLERY, New York
1995 A Box of "Ku" VI, Gallery NAYUTA, Yokohama, Japan
1994 A Box of "Ku" IV, PARCO, Kichijyoji, Japan
A Box of "Ku" V, SHAPIRO GALLERY, San Francisco
1993 A Box of "Ku" I, GALLERY WHITE ART, Tokyo
A Box of "Ku" II, HOSOMI GALLERY, Tokyo
A Box of "Ku" III, GALLERY SINCERITE, Toyohashi, Japan
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013 "NARROW ROAD TO THE INTERIOR: Contemporary Japanese Artists", Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Arizona
"La Route Bleue (The blue way)", VILLA EMPAIN, Bruxelles
"Now Japan", KUNSTHAL KADE Amersfoort, The Netherlands
"quinta essentia", semina rerum, Zürich
"SEVEN SEAS", Galerie de Moderne, München
"Small and Beautiful", Pobeda, Moscow
2012 "Where they met", semina rerum, Zürich
"Éloge de la minitaure", Camera Obscura, Paris
"5 Contemporary Japanese Photographers", University of the Pacific, Stockton
"Where they met", Fifty One Fine Art Photography, Antwerpen, Belgium
2011 "Les Fables", Camera Obscura, Paris
2010 "CIELS!", Musée Malraux, Le Havre, France
2009 "Poetics of Light", ETHERTON GALLERY, Tucson
"PHOTOGRAPHY NOW 'vision devotion revelation'", HACKELBURY FINE ART, London
"Espacios imaginarios", KOWASA GALLERY, Barcelona
"Uit Japan", Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
"STILL SEEN", ROBERT KLEIN GALLERY, Boston
UGO FERRANT GALLERY, Roma
"Roma", MUSEO DI ROMA, Rome
"MEP Collection recent acquisitions and donations", Maison Europeenne de la Photographie, Paris
2004 "Il nudo tra ideale e realta", Galleria d'Arte Moderna (GAM) di Bologna
"Artists of Nazraeli Press White Wall Gallery", SOUL
2003 "Japanese Photography 1970's-1980's", S.K.JOSEFSBERG STUDIO, Portland
2000 "Chorus of Light Photographs from the Sir Elton John Collection", High Museum of Art, Atlanta
1999 "Modena per la Fotografia 1999", Modena, Italy
"HOLND FSTVL", Amsterdam, Holand
1998 "Waterproof EXPO'98", LISBOA
"MEDIALOGUE Photography in Contemporary Japanese Art '98", Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography
"UNDER/EXPOSED", Stockholm
1996 "Ten Year Anniversary Exhibition", Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale
"Contemporary Japanese Photography", JACKSON FINE ART, Atlanta
1995 A Box of "Ku" VII, The 1st Tokyo International Photo Biennale
A Box of "Ku" VII, Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago
A Box of "Ku" VII, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale
1994 "Flower Studies", SHAPIRO GALLERY, San Francisco
"intimate memories", A.O.I Gallery, Santa Fe
1990 "SPIRAL Take Art Collection", Aoyama Spiral Gallery, Tokyo
1988 "FOTOFEST '88", Huston
"Japanese Avantgardo", Ken Damy Gallery, Mirano, Itary
1987 "Torino International Photo Biennale", Torino, Italy
 
COLLECTIONS
Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, MA
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
The International Center of Photography, New York, NY
Center for Creative Photography (CCP), Tucson, AZ
Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR