Yosuke Ito

Curriculm Vitae



Yosuke Ito
Kamiogi 4-14-8 #101, Suginami-ku, Tokyo 167-0043 Japan
Lives and works in Tokyo. Member of M55 Art (former 55 Mercer Gallery) New York since 1998
The Drawing Center Viewing Program, The Drawing Center, New York, 2001-ongoing

Education
1983-1987  Tokyo Zokei University, Tokyo (B.F.A.)

Solo Exhibitions
2018  TOY--TWILIGHT 2018, Noho M55, New York
2016  TOY-TWILIGHT 2016, Noho M55, New York
2014   Live Fax Drawings Of Bridges, M55 Art, New York
2010  Lighting Loop 2010, M55 Art, New York
2009  Lighting Loop, M55 Art, New York
2007  Floating Landscapes, 55 Mercer, New York
2006  Wandering Gaze, Reflected Landscape, 55 Mercer, New York
2004  Release/Remaining with Peter Warnier sound, Voorkamer, Lier, Belgium
2004  Release/Remaining with Bruce Gremo sound, 55 Mercer, New York
2003  Parks from Pinholes with Carl Stone sound, 55 Mercer, New York / Gallery Surge, Tokyo
2002  Between the Laps with Phill Niblock sound, 55 Mercer, New York / Gallery Surge, Tokyo
2001  Fence, a Border, Boredom, Gallery Surge, Tokyo
2000  Thin Gaze, Moltkerei Werkstatt, Cologne / cuba-cultur, Muenster / 55 Mercer, New York
1998  Fragmental Span, 55 Mercer, New York / Gallery Surge, Tokyo
1997  Bridge as a Fragment, Gallery Surge, Tokyo
1996  Prepaid Babel, Gallery Surge, Tokyo
1988  An Equinox, Kaneko Art G1, Tokyo

Selected Group Exhibitions
2010  Drawing on Paper, M55 Art, New York
2006  Heilige Geest, Voorkamer, Lier, Belgium
2004  Puddles 2004, Unexplored Body, the Margin in the Five Senses, Gallery Surge, Tokyo
2002  Botschaft / Message with Otto Mittmannsgruber, Austrian Embassy, Tokyo
1999  Puddles 1999, Gallery Surge, Tokyo / CAS, Osaka
1998  Gallery Surge, Tokyo / 55 Mercer, New York
1996-1989  Gallery Surge, Tokyo
1988  Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo
1984  Gallery Parergon, Tokyo / Kamakura Civic Gallery, Kanagawa

Curatorial Activities
2004  Director of Puddles 2004, Unexplored Body, the Margin in the Five Senses
2003  Director of Puddles 2003, A Montage toward the Future, on the History and Its Creativity
2001  Implantation, Immigration, Collaboration with Foundation Bad [NL] + W Cube Project [J]
2000  Director of Puddles 2000, an international exchange program
1999  Director of Puddles 1999
1998  Phill Niblock show, Gallery Surge, Tokyo

Subsidized
from: Mondriaan Foundation, Japan Arts Fund, Japan Foundation, Tokyo-To, Pola Art Foundation, Union Foundationfor Ergodesign Culture, Toyota Motor, Kao Corporation, others.