RIEKO HIDAKA

Group Exhibition “Weather Report From Landscape via Land Art / Earthwork to Neo-Cosmographia” Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, Japan

樹を見上げてVI Looking Up the Trees VI 1992 pigment on paper 220.0 × 360.0 cm ©Rieko Hidaka

Rieko Hidaka / Group Exhibition
“Weather Report From Landscape via Land Art / Earthwork to Neo-Cosmographia”
Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts, Japan
June 30 – August 26, 2018
http://www.art.pref.tochigi.lg.jp/en/index.html

Artist Profile

Rieko Hidaka

Rieko Hidaka was born in 1958 in Tokyo. In 1983, she graduated from the Department of Japanese Painting College of Art and Design (BFA) and completed the Graduate School of Art and Design (MFA) in 1985 both at Musashino Art University.
For one year from 1995, she studied in Germany under Japanese Government Oversea Study Program for Artists by the Agency for Cultural Affairs, Japan.

Her major solo exhibitions include “Recent Works 22” (The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan,1998), “The Space of Trees” (Art Kite Museum, Detmold, Germany, 2003) and “Sky, Trees and In Between” (Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum, Shizuoka, Japan, 2017). Her major group exhibitions include “Chikaku: Time and Memory in Japan” (Kunsthaus Graz & Camera Austria, Graz [traveled to Museum of Contemporary Art, Vigo, Spain / Taro Okamoto Museum of Art, Kawasaki, Kanagawa, Japan]) and “Rising Sun, Melting Moon -Contemporary Art in Japan” (The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2005-2006) and “Kami. Silence -Action” (Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden, Germany, 2009-2010).