Suchan Kinoshita CV

Tokyo, 1960
Lives and works in Maastricht

Solo shows

2013
Taking Place, Hidde van Seggelen Gallery, London, GB

2011
Stick Empathy, MUDAM, Luxembourg, LUX
Suchan Kinoshita, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL
Suchan Kinoshita, Museum De Paviljoens, Almere, NL

2010
COMMA 25, Bloomberg Space, London, UK
In 10 minuten, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, DE

2007
…aber auch dann fehlt ein Fehler, Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, Diepenheim, NL
Luidspreker, Plug In#14, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, NL

2006
Das Fragment an sich (The Fragment in itself), Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK
Yukkurikosso Yoi, galerie Nadja Vilenne, Liège, BE

2005
Instrumentarium, i.o.v. SKOR (Stichting Kunst en Openbare Ruimte), Zutphen, NL

2004
Adaptive Behaviour, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, US
Archive of Problems, Marres, Maastricht, NL

2002 – 03
Eerste huwelijk, MuHKA, Antwerpen, BE

2002
Het moet dinsdag ochtend zijn geweest, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, NL

2000
0031-43-3438746, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo (cat.), JPN

1999
Parallele oder Hannah wie mann sie auch nennt, Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, DE

1998
It’s here and there and never always, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK
Observatoire, SMAK, Gent (cat.), BE

1997
Voorstelling, Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, NL

1996
Stuff, White Cube, London, UK

1995
Stof, De Vleeshal, Middelburg, NL

Group shows

2016
Behind the curtain. Concealment and Revelation since the Renaissance. From Titian to Christo, Museum Kunstpalats, Düsseldorf, G
Tokonoma dans From A to K, Museum M, Leuven, B
Art Brussels 2016, Galerie Nadja Vilenne, Brussels, B
See how the land lays, West in Huis Huguetan, Den Haag, NL

2015
6th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Pavilion No.1 in Moscow’s VDNKh, RU
OO Inflatables, Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY, US

2014
Tokonoma, Ludlow 38, New York City, NY, US
Beating around the Bush Episode 1, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, NL

2013
5th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Bolshe Sveta/More Light, Manege Central Exhibition Hall, Moscow, RU
A Summer Walk. From Luyten to Alÿs, ECI Cultuurfabriek, Roermond, NL
Far from the Madding Crowd @ Bonnefanten Hedge House, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, NL
The Cassini Cruise III – The Ridder, A House for Contemporary Art, Maastricht, NL
Große Gefühle, Kunsthalle Krems, Krems, AT

2012
Collection XXXIII – Personality Test, MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp, BE
People can only deal with the fantasy when they are ready for it, Museum De Paviljoens, Almere, NL
Beyond Imagination, Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam, NL
Tokonoma, galerie Nadja Vilenne, Liège, BE

2011
The Hidden Life of Things, Panta Rhei, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, NL
Impossible Community, Moscow museum of modern art, MMOMA, Moscow, RU
Tomorrow is the Question, SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Ghent, BE
Localhost, Kunsthalle Münster, Münster, DE

2010
Ein Performanceprojekt, KUB Arena of Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, AU

2009
GAGARIN The Artists in their Own Words, Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst (SMAK), Gent, BE
Jeugdzonde. Over opus één en opus min één, Hedah, Maastricht, NL
Site of Silence, Ausstellungshalle zeitgenössische Kunst Münster (AZKM), Münster, DE
If I Can’t Dance, I Don’t Want To Be Part Of Your Revolution, Project Arts Centre, Dublin, UK
All that is solid melts into air, Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerpen, BE

2008
If I Can´t Dance I Don´t To Be Part Of Your Revolution, Sala Rekalde, Bilbao, ES
If I Can’t Dance, I Don’t Want To Be Part Of Your Revolution Edition III, Masquerade, De Appel, Amsterdam, NL
Translocalmotion, 7th Shanghai Biennale, CN
Playground, Live Art Festival 2008, STUK Arts Centre, Leuven, BE

2007 Paul Thek. Werkschau im Kontext, ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, DE
Status Questionis, Galerie Annie Gentils, Antwerpen, BE
Collectiepresentatie XXI, Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerpen, BE
Drawing A Tiger, Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin, DE
Capricci (possibilités d’autres mondes), Casino Luxembourg – Forum d’art contemporain, Luxembourg, LUX
Aimez vous les cocktails VIP?, Galerie Nadja Vilenne, Liège, BE
Kunstakademie Münster, with Henk Visch, Münster, 17/6-30/9, DE
Stille Post, Skulptur Projekte Münster, Münster, DE
A for Alibi, De Appel, Amsterdam, NL
Sharjah International Biennial 8, Sharjah, ARE

2006
Zomerzone, Stedelijk Museum Het Domein, Sittard, NL
De Kleine Biennale, Fort ‘t Hemeltje, Houten, NL
GuestRoom#4, Atelier Rijksbouwmeester, Museum Het Domein Sittard, NL
Travelin’ Light, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, NL

2005
Ensemble!, Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerpen, BE
Sous les ponts, le long de la rivière…2, Casino Luxembourg, Luxemburg, LUX
Off-Key, Kunsthalle Bern, CH
Bidibidobidiboo, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, IT
Radiodays, De Appel, Amsterdam, NL
ARCO 2005, Madrid, ES

2004
Adaptive Behavior, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, US

2002
Spring, Galerie Nadia Vilenne, Liege. BE
Inside an Empty House, Wako Works of Art, Tokyo, JPN

2001
Szenarien – Der Hang zum Theater, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn (cat.), DE

2000
Territory: contemporary art from the Netherlands, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo, JPN

1999 – 2000
Carnegie International, Pittsburgh (cat.), US

1997
TRUCE: Echoes of Art in an Age of Endless Conclusions, Site Santa Fe, New Mexico, US
Biennale Johannesburg, ZAF

1998
Biennale Sydney, AUS

1996
Manifesta 1, Rotterdam (cat.), NL
Under Capricorn, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, NL
Inclusion/Exclusion, Steirischer Herbst, Graz, AU
Doppelbindung linke Maschen, Kunstverein Munich, DE

1995
Reisbureau, in La valise du célibataire, Central Satation, Maastricht, NL
Politics of Perception, Galerie Ferdinand van Dieten-d’Eendt, Amsterdam, NL
Among Others/Onder Andere, Sans Francesco della Vigna, Biennale Venezia, I
Achterhuis, Kunstcentrum De Begane Grond, Utrecht, NL
4th International Istanbul Biennial. Orientation, Istambul (cat.), TU

1994
This is the show and the show is many things, Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Gent (cat.), BE
Wall-piece, PS 1 Institute, New York, US
Grenspost/Grenzpost, Kotten-Oeding, The Netherlands/Germany Exchange, Amsterdam-Moscow

1992
Huid in Hout, Fodor Museum, Amsterdam, NL
Tafel 2, 40 prepared slide-viewers, De Appel, Amsterdam, NL

Grants, awards

2010 Winner of Fine Arts Prize of Das Kuratorium der Kunststoffindustrie, DE
1992 Winner Prix de Rome, IT

Education

1981-85 Study of contemporary music, Cologne Music Academy, DE
1983-92 Jan van Eyck Academy, Maastricht, NL
1994/95 International Studio Program, PS 1, New York, NY, US

Teaching

1998 Jan van Eyck Academy, Maastricht
current Kunstakademie Münster

Publications, press

2007
Rondreizend afval, Claudine Hellweg, Museumtijdschrift, July-August
Citizens and Subjects; The Netherlands, for example: A Critical Reader, ed. by R. Braidotti, C. Esche, M. Hlavajova, BAK, Utrecht, JRP/Ringier, Zurich

2003
Wijzigingen voorbehouden, Eerste huwelijk, Elsbeth Veldpape, MuHKA, Museumtijdschrift, decembe 2002/january 2003

2000
Suchan Kinoshita, Shiseido Gallery Introducing Japanese Artists Living Abroad, Shiseido Corporate Culture Department, Tokyo

1999
Parallele oder Hannah, wie man Sie auch nennt, Stadtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach
Suchan Kinoshita S.M.A.K, Flash Art 32, no. 204, January/February

1998 Meaning is Moist, S.M.A.K./Chisenhale Gallery, Gent/London

Works in Public Collections

Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, NL
De Vleeshal, Middelburg, NL
Museum het Domein, Sittard, NL
Chisenhale Gallery, Londen, UK
Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, DE
Musée d’Art Contemporain Lyon, Lyon, FR
MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerpen, BE
SMAK Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gent, BE