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Ayako Rokkaku | Overview

PROFILE
1982 Born in Tokyo, Japan
2019 Lives and works in Porto, Berlin, Tokyo and Amsterdam.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2021 “Born in the Fluffy Journey”, König Galerie, Berlin, Germany
2021 “Phantom Thief Stray Junkie”, Gallery Trax, Yamanashi, Japan
2020 “Magic Hand”, Chiba Prefectural Museum of Art, Japan
2019 “Fumble in colors, tiny discoveries”, Museum Jan van der Togt, Amstelveen, the Netherlands
2018 ComplexCon, Los Angeles, U.S.A. (Gallery Delaive)
2018 “ Perpetual Colors” Philips, Hong Kong
2018 “Bright wind, another step”, Gallery Delaive, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2017 “Obscura”, Gallery Target, Tokyo, Japan
2016 “Sealed Reminiscence”, Gallery Delaive, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2015 “Lumpy Fluffy Splatter”, Gallery Trax, Yamanashi, Japan
2015 Open Studio, Swatch Art Pavilion, Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy
2014 “Never Ending Love Letter”, Gallery Target, Tokyo, Japan
2012 “Where the smell comes from”, Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum, Bratislava, Slovakia
2011 “Colours in my hand”, Kunsthal, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2010 “About Us”, VACANT, Tokyo, Japan
2010 “About Us”, Gallery Delaive, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2009 “Girl in Moment”, Guy Pieters Gallery, Knokke- Heist, Belgium
2009 San Carlo Gallery, Milano, Italy 2008 Juliana Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2008 Gallery Delaive, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2008 Galerie Wild, Frankfurt, Germany
2007 Galerie Teo, Tokyo, Japan
2007 Galerie Moderne, Silkeborg, Denmark
2007 “Walking around clouds”, Gallery Delaive, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2006 Galerie AAA, Paris, France

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2020 “Oketa Collection: A new decade, Spiral Garden, Tokyo, Japan
2018 “25th aniversary in Gallery Trax vol. 1, Gallery Trax, Yamanashi, Japan
2017 Cat Love. Nine lives in the art, Kunsthal Rotterdam
2017 “Cool Japan”, Volkenkundig Museum Leiden, The Netherlands
2015 Swatch loves Art, Hong Kong
2014 “Faces and Traces”, The Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai
2014 Museum van der Togt, Amstelveen, The Netherlands
2012 Pop Art Accrochage, Fluegel-Roncak Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
2012 Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai, China
2011 Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai, China
2010 “Manga in Amsterdam”, Willem Kerseboom gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2006 Tokyo GG Night, Hotel Claska, Tokyo, Japan
2006 Tokyo Girls Collection, Yoyogi Taikukan, Tokyo, Japan

ART FAIRS
2020 VOLTA, New York, USA (Gallery Delaive)
2019 Art Miami, Miami, USA (Gallery Delaive)
2019 KunstRAI, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (Gallery Delaive)
2018 ComplexCon, Los Angeles, U.S.A. (Gallery Delaive) (solo)
2018 KunstRAI, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Gallery Delaive)
2018 TEFAF, Maastricht, The Netherlands, (Gallery Delaive)
2017 Art Fair Tokyo 2017, Tokyo, Japan
2017 TEFAF, Maastricht, The Netherlands, (Gallery Delaive)
2016 Art Miami, Miami, U.S.A, (Gallery Delaive)
2016 Art New York, New York, U.S.A, (Gallery Delaive)
2016 TEFAF, Maastricht, The Netherlands, (Gallery Delaive)
2015 Art Miami, Miami, U.S.A, (Gallery Delaive)
2015 TEFAF, Maastricht, The Netherlands, (Gallery Delaive)
2014 Art Miami, Miami, U.S.A, (Gallery Delaive)
2014 TEFAF, Maastricht, The Netherlands, (Gallery Delaive)
2013 Affordable Art Fair, Hong Kong (Gallery Delaive)
2013 Art Miami, Miami, U.S.A, (Gallery Delaive)
2013 TEFAF, Maastricht, The Netherlands, (Gallery Delaive)
2012 Art Cologne, Cologne, Germany, (Gallery Delaive)
2012 Art Paris, Paris, France, (Gallery Delaive)
2012 TEFAF, Maastricht, The Netherlands, (Gallery Delaive)
2011 TEFAF, Maastricht, The Netherlands, (Gallery Delaive)
2011 Art Cologne, Cologne, Germany, (Gallery Delaive)
2010 Scope Basel, Basel, Switzerland, (Gallery Delaive)
2010 Art Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands, (Gallery Delaive)
2010 TEFAF, Maastricht, The Netherlands, (Gallery Delaive)
2009 Art Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, (Gallery Delaive) (solo)
2009 Affordable Art Fair Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Gallery Delaive)
2009 TEFAF, Maastricht, The Netherlands, (Gallery Delaive)
2009 Art Fair Tokyo: Tokyo international Forum, Tokyo, Japan (Gallery Delaive) (solo)
2008 Art Asia Fair, Miami, USA (Gallery Delaive)
2008 Art Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Gallery Delaive)
2008 Art Taipei, Taiwan, (Gallery Delaive)
2008 Art Fair Tokyo: Tokyo international Forum, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
2007 Art Singapore, Singapore (Gallery Delaive)
2007 Shanghai Art Fair, China (Gallery Delaive)
2007 Art Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Gallery Delaive)
2007 Hotel Agnes Art Fair, Tokyo, Japan
2007 Art Cologne, Germany (Gallery Delaive)
2006 Nada Art Fair, The Ice Palace, Miami, USA
2006 GEISAI #10, Tokyo Big Sight, Tokyo, Japan
2006 Art Basel Volta Show02, Basel, Switzerland (group)
2006 GEISAI #9, Tokyo Big Sight, Tokyo, Japan

MUSEUM COLLECTIONS
Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Voorlinden Museum, Wassenaar, The Netherlands
Gunma Museum of Art, Tatebayashi, Japan
Sehwa Museum of Art / Sehwa Art and Culture Foundation, Seoul, South Korea
The museum of contemporary art, Karuiuzawa, Nagano prefecture, Japan
Powerlong Art Museum, Shanghai, China
Oketa Collection, Japan

PUBLICATIONS
2020 “Magic Hand”, Chiba Prefectural Museum of Art, Exhibition Catalogue
2019 “Fumble in colors, tiny discoveries”, Gallery Delaive, Exhibition Catalogue
2018 “Bright wind, another step”, Gallery Delaive, Exhibition Catalogue
2013 “いっぱいいもうと” 福音館書店, Picture book
2012 “Where the Smell Coes from”, Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum, Exhibition Catalogue
2011 “Colours in My Hand”, Kunsthal Museum Rotterdam, Exhibition Catalogue
2011 “About Us”, Contrarede, Picture Book and DVD
2010 “Amsterdam-Tokyo”, Gallery Delaive, Exhibition Catalogue
2007 “Ayako Rokkaku”, Galerie Moderne Silkeborg, Exhibition Catalogue
2007 “Walkin’ Around Clouds”, Gallery Delaive, Exhibition Catalogue

‘’…I want to keep drawing for as long as possible”.

ALSO VISIT:
Japanese website: www.rokkakuayako.com
Gallery Delaive: www.delaive.com
Instagram: instagram.com/rokkaku