HIROSHI SUGITO

Group Exhibition “Omni-Sculptures ̶̶The Scene of Emergence” Musashino Art University Museum & Library, Tokyo, Japan

Installation view from “cut and restrain” at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2019 ©Hiroshi Sugito photo by Kenji Takahashi

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Hiroshi Sugito / Group Exhibition “Omni-Sculptures ̶̶The Scene of Emergence”
Musashino Art University Museum & Library, Tokyo, Japan
(Exhibition design: Hiroshi Sugito)
April 5 – June 20, 2021

Open: 10:00 – 18:00 (closed at 17:00 on Saturdays and special opening days)
Closed: Sundays
*Specially opened on June 13 and 20.
Admission fee: Free
https://mauml.musabi.ac.jp/museum/en/events/17302/

Artist Profile

Hiroshi Sugito

Hiroshi Sugito was born in 1970 in Aichi prefecture, Japan. He graduated from the Department of Japanese Painting, Faculty of Arts, Aichi Prefectural College of Arts in 1992. He is currently Associate Professor of the Department of Painting, Faculty of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts. He has exhibited extensively both in Japan and internationally since the 1990s. His major solo exhibitions include “FOCUS” (Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas, USA, 2006), “prime and foundation” (Miyagi Museum of Art, Miyagi, Japan, 2015), “frame and refrain” (Musée Bernard Buffet, Shizuoka, Japan, 2015), ”particles and release” (Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi, Japan, 2016), and “Hiroshi Sugito module or lacuna” (Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 2017). He has also held eight solo exhibitions at Mark Foxx Gallery in Los Angeles.
His Significant group exhibitions include “Winter Garden:The Exploration of the Micropop Imagination in Contemporary Japanese Art” (curated by Midori Matsui, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan, 2009; traveled to Japanisches Kulturinstitut, Cologne, Germany, 2009 / The Japan Foundation, Tronto, Tronto, Canada, 2010 / Galeri’a Arnold Belkin, Museo Universitario del Chopo、Mexico City, Mexico, 2011), “Garden of painting – Japanese Art of the 00s” (The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan, 2010), and “Logical Emotion – Contemporary Art from Japan” (Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich, Switzerland, 2014; traveled to Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow MOCAK, Krakow, Poland, 2015 / Kunstmuseum Moritzburg Halle (Saale), Halle, Germany, 2015) among many others.