Kazumi Nakamura
Installation view
June 1August 4, 2017
Installation View
September 11October 24, 2015

Kazumi Nakamura

Born in Chiba, Japan, 1956

Education

MFA, Tokyo University of the Arts, 1984
BFA, Tokyo University of the Arts, 1981

Lives and works in Tokyo, Japan


One-Person Exhibitions

2017
Blum & Poe, New York, NY

2016
Increasingly Expressionistic Work Necessitates Fortified Form that Disciplines, Kaikai Kiki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2015
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA

2014
Kaikai Kiki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
The National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan

2002
Iwaki City Art Museum, Fukushima, Japan

1999
Art Today 1999: Nakamura Kazumi, Sezon Museum of Modern Art, Nagano, Japan

1988
Nantenshi Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1981
Gallery Parergon, Tokyo, Japan

Group Exhibitions

2016
Juxtapoz x Superflat, curated by Takashi Murakami, Pivot Art + Culture, Seattle, WA; traveled to Vancouver Art Gallery, Canada

2014
Abstract Painting: After World War II in Japan, Yokohama Museum of Art, Japan

2004
Vanishment and Future: Works of Yutaka Matsuzawa and Other Works Selected by Him, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima City, Japan

2001
Pleasure of Retinal Paintings: Kazumi Nakamura and Ryuhei Rex Yuasa, Gallery KAZE, Osaka, Japan
Pleasure of Retinal Paintings: Kazumi Nakamura and Ryuhei Rex Yuasa, Kaigan Dori Gallery CASO, Osaka, Japan

1997
Art Today 1997: Opera Aperta, Sezon Museum of Modern Art, Karuizawa, Japan

1995
Art Today 95, Sezon Museum of Modern Art, Karuizawa, Japan
Art in Japan Today, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan

1994
Aspects (1979-1994): 15th Anniversary of The Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan

1993
Giappone Anni Novanta, Museo del Folklore, Rome, Italy

Awards and Grants
Japan Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology’s Art Encouragement Prize, 2015
Takashimaya Art Award, 2007

 

 

Mizota, Sharon. “Gloppy abandon meets elegant restraint at Blum & Poe’s Kazumi Nakamura exhibition.” Los Angeles Times, September 21, 2015.
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Kim, Sang Woo. “Nakamura Kazumi at The National Art Center, Tokyo.” Japan Times, March 12, 2014.
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