KATSURA FUNAKOSHI

 

  • After mirror reflecting fingers

    1990, Ex. 1/35
    Radierung | Etching
    60 x 83 cm

  • Dancer-moon

    1990, Ex. 1/30
    Radierung | Etching
    68 x 50,2 cm/105 x 80,5 cm

  • Quiet Summer

    1990, Ex. 1/30
    Radierung | Etching
    68 x 50,2 cm/105 x 80,5 cm

  • Carrying words

    1993, Ex. 30/30
    Radierung | Etching
    44 x 37 cm

  • The guest of winter

    1993, Ex. TPC
    Farbradierung | Color etching
    67 x 58 cm

  • Portrait of Mr. A

    1993, Ex. 10/10
    Lithografie | Litograph
    93 x 75 cm

  • The mirror in the distance

    1993, Ex. 48/50
    Lithografie | Litograph
    93 x 75 cm

  • The frozen throat

    1993, Ex. 45/50
    Lithografie | Lithograph
    76 x 56 cm

  • To the town of sleep

    1993, Ex. 27/50
    Lithografie | Lithograph
    76 x 56 cm

  • Uncertain Mirror

    1994, Ex. 16/30
    Lithografie | Lithograph
    34,7 x 73,2 cm/ 64 x 91 cm

  • The words of winter

    1997, Ex. 40/50
    Holzschnitt | Woodcut
    69,9 x 51,8 cm/ 80 x 60 cm

  • DR 0619

    2006
    Kohle/ Bleistift/ Conté auf Papier
    39,6 x 27 cm

  • Not imagine horns

    2007
    Kampferholz farbig, Marmor
    112 x 66 x 30 cm

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BIOGRAFIE | BIOGRAPHY

1951 born in Morioka City, Iwate, Japan
1975 graduated from Tokyo Zokei University (Sculpture course)
1977 completed Master Course at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music
(Sculpture course)
1984 awarded the Oyama Prize for Excellence - Towards a City with Sculpture
1985 visiting Lecturer at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music
(Sculpture course, – 1986)
1986 stayed in London with a grant from the Agency for Cultural Affairs (- 1987)
1989 visiting lecturer at Tokyo Zokei University (sculpture course, - 2000)
1990 visiting lecturer at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music
(Sculpture course, - 1991)
1991 awarded the First Takashimaya Art Award from the Takashimaya
Cultural Foundation
1995 awarded 26th Nakahara Teijiro Prize for Excellence
1997 awarded 18th Hirakushi Denchu Prize
2000 visiting professor at Tokyo Zokei University (sculpture course)
   
  lives and works in Tokyo

 

 

AUSSTELLUNGEN | EXHIBITIONS

2016 "Porträt", Galerie Frank Schlag & Cie., Essen (G)
2015 Galerie Frank Schlag & Cie., Essen (G)
2013 "Contemporary Art from China, Japan & Korea", Galerie Frank Schlag & Cie., Essen
  "Katsura Funakoshi - Recent Sculptures and Drawings", Annely Juda Fine Art, London, UK
2011 "A Map of the Time", Annely Juda Fine Art, London, UK
2009 35th Anniversary: Seven, Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo
2008 Summer Villa: The Sculptures, Drawings, and Prints of Katsura Funakoshi in Art Deco Space, Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum, Tokyo
Katsura Funakoshi, Tohoku University of Art and Design, Yamagata, Japan

Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York, New York
Katsura Funakoshi: New Works, Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo
2007 Katsura Funakoshi, Tohoku University of Art and Design
2006 Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo
2005 Art, London; traveled to Ernst Barlach Haus - Stiftung Hermann F. Reemtsma, Hamburg
Katsura Funakoshi - Ernst Barlach. A Map of The Time, Annely Juda Fine
2004 Galerie Frank Schlag & Cie., Essen, Germany (Drawings- Prints)
Annely Juda Fine Art, London (with Ernst Barlach) travelled to Ernst Barlach Haus, Hamburg
2003 Katsura Funakoshi Works: 1980-2003, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi (Prints)
2002 Nishimura Gallery, (Drawings)
Kawatoku, Morioka (Prints)
2001 Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo
2000 Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Germany
Städtische Museen Heilbronn, Germany
Continental Gallery, Sapporo (Prints), ’02
1999 4CATS, Nagoya (Prints)
Matsuya Tokyo Ginza (Drawings)
Katsura Funakoshi: Sculptures and Drawings, Annely Juda Fine Art, London
1998 Bunkamura Gallery, Tokyo (Prints), ’99, ’00, ’01
1997 Galerie de Printemps, Printemps Ginza (Prints)
Exhibition of the 18th Hirakushi Denchu Prize, Ibara Municipal Denchu Art
Museum, Okayama
Space TRY, Tokyo (Prints)
Yoshiaki Inoue Gallery, Osaka (Prints), ’99, ’01, ’03
1996 Annely Juda Fine Art, London
Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo
1995 Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo (Drawings)
Session House, Tokyo (Prints), ’97
Printemps Ginza (Prints), ’96, ’97, ’99, ’00, ’01, ’02
1994 Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco
André Emmerich Gallery, New York – ’95
Ikebukuro Seibu (Prints), ’01
Gallery Yabuki, Okayama (Prints), ’98, ’99, ’01, ’03
1993 Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo
Today’s Artists V-’93/ Funakoshi Katsura, Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura
Shibuya Seibu (Prints), ’94
1991 Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo (Etchings)
Morioka Daiichi Gallery, Iwate (Prints), ’93, ’94
Gallery Shirakawa, Kyoto (Prints), ’93, ’94, ’96, ’97, ’99, ’01
Gallery Tamura, Hiroshima (Prints, Drawings), ’94, ’96, ’99, ’00, ’02
Annely Juda Fine Art, London
1990 Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo (Drawings)
1989 COMME des GARÇONS, Tokyo
Arnold Herstand & Company, New York – ’90
1988 Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo
1985 Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo
1982 Gallery Okabe, Tokyo
   
 

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