Water Quantity-Steel・Cherry Steel, wood Photo: YAMAMOTO Tadasu
Galerie Tokyo Humanité is pleased to present Kiyoshi KAWASHIMA’s solo exhibition entitled Water Quantity XII. Kawashima is known for his sculptures composed of massive materials including steel, lead, wood, and plaster. Shown in this exhibition is a new work using Himalayan cedar from the Water Quantity series which Kawashima has been working on in recent years.
Kawashima (b. 1951) completed the doctoral coursework of Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music (the present-day Tokyo University of the Arts) in 1986. In 1986-88, he lived in New York with the grant from the Asian Cultural Council and participated P.S.1 Project. His recent exhibitions include Galerie Tokyo Humanité (2003-2022, Tokyo), Permanent Collection 'Lived Space' Special Exhibition: Kiyoshi Kawashima, Utsunomiya Museum of Art (2020, Tochigi, Japan), Kiyoshi Kawashima−Sculpture of Revelation Roadside・The Depth・Water Quantity, Kawagoe City Art Museum (2016, Saitama, Japan) and Iwaki City Art Museum (2016, Fukushima, Japan), Minimal/Post Minimal: Contemporary Japanese Art From the 1970s, Utsunomiya Museum of Art, (2013), and ATTITUDE 2007: The House of Human Beings−Authentically Blessed Jubilance, Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto (2007, Kumamoto, Japan).
Information Provided by: Galerie Tokyo Humanite
Period: November 7,2022 (Mon) 〜 December 3,2022 (Sat)
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Venue: Galerie Tokyo Humanite