ARTISTS / Riyoo Kim

1977 Born in Oiso Town, Kanagawa Prefecture

2000 Studied under the potter Mariko Ijuin

2007 Independent as a potter in Isehara City, Kanagawa Prefecture

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2014  “Hypothalamaniac” (Takashimaya Art gallery X / Tokyo)

          “Torahusunobe” (SHUHALLY / Kanagawa)

2013  “Hajikabane” (Roppongi hills A/D gallery / Tokyo)

          “Hajikabane” (Space Ohara / Gifu) 

          “Cosmic Horror” (SNOW CONTEMPORARY / Tokyo)

          “Karudai-Tourou” (SHUHALLY / Kanagawa)

2012  “Okite Yaburi” (SHUHALLY / Kanagawa)

2011  “Riyoo Kim / SHUHALLY Japanese tea ceremony” (SHUHALLY / Kanagawa) 

          “Art of abstraction” (neutron tokyo / Tokyo)

2010  “Ceramics as new exoticism” (INAX galeria celamica / Tokyo)

          “Versatile” (neutron tokyo / Tokyo)

          “KIRIN-YU” (neutron / Kyoto)

2009  “Critical point” (neutron tokyo / Tokyo)

          “All visible things / generation” (gallery TAO / Tokyo)

2008  “R.I.P” (neutron / Kyoto)

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015  “Arts of JOMON” (SPIRAL HALL / Tokyo)

2014  “Arts of JOMON” (Aomori Musium of Art / Aomori)

          “Neo Folk” (IKKAN Art international / Shingapore)

2013  “Arts of JOMON” (hogrp gallery NY / NY,USA)

          “Contemporary Chanoyu” (Globus Washitsu / NY,USA)

2011  “YOKOHAMA triennale 2011” (Yokohama Museum of Art / Kanagawa)

2010 “Special viewing of UEDA WAFU-DO Exhibition” (Ueda Wafudo / Hiroshima)

          “TAGBOAT Award 2010” (TURNER GALLERY / Tokyo)

          “a little objet d’art, a vessel” (INAX GALERIA CERAMICA / Tokyo)

          “BASARA exhibition” (SPIRAL HALL / Tokyo)

          “Art Gwangju 2010” (Kim Daejung Convention Center / Korea)

          “Trial “CHAJI” / Big Tea Party in Kitanomaru” (The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo / Tokyo)

2009 “Hyougete, Kulasuka” (HOTEL CLASKA / Tokyo)

          “Asian modern ceramic art – Sympathy of new generation” (Aichi Prefectural Ceramic Museum / Aichi)

          “KOBE Biennale 2009” prized semi-grand prix on Modern Ceramic Art Exhibition (Kobe Meriken Park /  

           Hyogo)

2007  “Toyota Art Competition ’07” (Toyota Municipal Museum of Art / Aichi)

2005  “International Ceramics Festival Mino 2005” (Ceramics Park MINO / Gifu)

           “CONTACT4” (The Museum of Modern Art Shiga / Shiga)

2004  “Order and Disorder” (Hira Museum / Shiga)

           “The 5th International Mashiko Ceramics Competition” (Mashiko Museum of Ceramic / Tochigi)