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WATANABE, Toshiko 

 
Using Japanese paper, Indian ink, Japanese paints, sometimes silver paper, the artist
makes her art works outside in the yard so that essence of nature is locked in her art works. Recently she began making figures of wires with mulberry pulp.
 
homepage:http://toshiko-watanabe.com
 
link:
https://www.sweetwaternow.com/wwcc-art-gallery-installation-examines-sorrow-hope/
https://www.omkonst.se/18-japan-samtidskonst.shtml
http://www.artsillustrated.com/
http://www.artsillustrated.com/toshiko-watanabe-artist/
 

Main Solo Exhibitions:

2021 Polaris The Art Stage, Kamakura, Kanagawa
   Gallery Kaze, Ginza,Tokyo
2020 Gallery Hinoki B・C, Kyobashi, Tokyo
2019 Gallery Hinoki B・C, Kyobashi, Tokyo
    Gallery Iriya, Kita Ueno, Tokyo
2017 Gallery Hinoki e・F, Kyobashi, Tokyo
2015 Gallery Hinoki plus, Kyobashi, Tokyo
2014, 2015 Gallery Mona, Azabujuban, Tokyo
2012, 2009, 2007 Gallery Kaze, Ginza,Tokyo
2010, 2006, 2005 Tea Cottage at Tokyo National Museum, Ueno, Tokyo
2009 Gallery Brocken, Koganei, Tokyo
2006 Gallery T, Enoshima, Kanagawa
2005, 2003, 2001 Gallery Kobayashi, Ginza, Tokyo
2000, 1999 Gallery Natsuka, Ginza, Tokyo
 

Main Group Exhibitions:

2021 “Contemporary Art from Sweden part 3” Sankeien Garden, Yokohama, Kanagawa
2020 Three Person Show with Kerstin Svanberg and Eva Hogberg “Meeting Point Gallery Iriya”, Kita Ueno, Tokyo
2018 “Contemporary art from Japan part3”, Gallery Kretsen, Sodertalje, Sweden
2017 “Night Wood”, Gallery Mona, Azabujuban, Tokyo
2016 “Japan paper Art”, Edsvik Konsthall, Sollentuna, Sweden
   “Contemporary Art from sweden part 2”, Red Brick Warehouse, Yokohama, Kanagawa
   Two person Show with Kerstin Svanberg “Sorrow and Hope”, Western Wyoming Community College, Wyoming, USA
2014 “Contemporary Art from Japan part 2”, Sodertalje Konsthall, Sodertalje, Sweden Saltskog Gard, Sodertalje, Sweden
   ”Happening in Nature”, Gallery Stenlander, Stockholm, Sweden
   Two Person Show with Kerstin Svanberg “Sorrow and Hope”, Gallery Hinoki plus, Kyobashi, Tokyo
2013 Artists in residence, Hisa layer, Kranj, Slovenia
   Kranj International Art Festival, Kranj, Slovenia
   “Kakejiku Contemporary Art from Japan”, Vilnius Art Academy, Vilnius, Lithuania
2012 “Contemporary Art from Sweden”, Red Brick Warehouse, Yokohama
   “Global Marks”, Western Wyoming Community College, Wyoming, USA
2011, 2008, 2006 “CAF. N Exhibition”, Saitama Contemporary Museum, Saitama
   “Cultural exchange week-Slovenia and Japan in Stockholm”, Stockholm
   “Wrap Lap Rap”, Red Brick Warehouse, Yokohama
2010 “Contemporary Art from Japan”, Luna Art Hall, Sodertalje, Sweden
   “Tokyo to Wyoming”, Western Wyoming Community College, Wyoming, USA
2009 “Independent Exhibition”, Bankart Studio NYK, Yokohama
2008 “Kakejiku –Japanese Contemporary Art”, National Foreign Art Museum, Riga, Latvia
   SJP 2008 “Now-Blue”, Kyoto Municipal Museum, Kyoto
2007 “CAF.N Matsue”, Shimane Prefecture Museum, Matsue, Shimane
   SJP2007 “GREEN”, Fuchu Municipal Museum, Tokyo
2006 “Lantern of the East”, Asto Museum, Los Angels, U.S.A.
   “7 artists in Uppsala”, gallery 1, Uppsala, Sweden
2005 “SJP Exhibition 2005 <Expandish>”, Bunpodo Gallery, Kanda, Tokyo
2004 ”Art with Tea Ceremony”, Tokyo National Museum, Ueno, Tokyo
   “SJP 2004 <LOVE> Exhibition”, Kanagawa Prefecture Hall Gallery, Yokohama, Kanagawa
2003 “International Open Air Exhibition”, Tokyo Denki University, Hiki, Saitama
2001 “SJP Selected Exhibition”, Embassy of Sweden, Roppongi, Tokyo
 

Public Collection:

       Arany Yanos Memorial Museum/Nagyszalonta/Romania
       Hisa Layer/Kranj/Slovenia