biography

 

Biography
1968 born in Tsukuba on 28 July, Japan
1987-1991 Graduated from the Oil painting section of Tokyo national university of fine arts and music
1991-1993 Studies Mural painting at the graduate school of Tokyo national university of fine arts and music
1995-1999 Visited Düsseldorf on a DAAD-scholarship in the Academy of the Arts Düsseldorf
1999-2001 Academy of Media Arts Cologne
-> Lives and works in Düsseldorf, Germany
Solo exhibitions
2017 „ZEITENWANDERER / Hiroyuki Masuyama“ Pommersches Landesmuseum Greifswald, Germany
„ZEITENWANDERER / Hiroyuki Masuyama“ Caspar-David-Friedrich-Zentrum Greifswald, Germany
„ZEITENWANDERER / Hiroyuki Masuyama“ Galerie Hubert Schwarz Greifswald, Germany
„ZEITENWANDERER / Hiroyuki Masuyama“ Gallery STP Greifswald, Germany
„ZEITENWANDERER / Hiroyuki Masuyama“ Galerie Rothamel Erfurt Erfurt, Germany
2016 „Hiroyuki Masuyama / Auf den Spuren von William Tuner / Photomeeting Luxembourg 2016“ Cercle Munster Luxembourg
„Hiroyuki Masuyama – Fotografie“ Galerie Rothamel Frankfurt Frankfurt, Germany
„Lichtfeld Fotografien von Hiroyuki Masuyama“ Lyonel Feininger Galerie Quedinburg, Germany
„ZEIT-REISE – Hiroyuki Masuyama“ Koekkoek-Haus Museum Kleve, Germany
„ZEIT-REISE – Hiroyuki Masuyama” Kunstverein Münsterland Coesfeld, Germany
2015 “From London to Venice Hiroyuki Masuyama” Clairefontaine Gallery Luxembourg
“Raum. Zeit. Reise. Hiroyuki Masuyama” Kallmann-Museum Ismaning Ismaning, Germany
2014 “Hiroyuki Masuyama” Studio La Città Verona, Italy
“Hiroyuki Masuyama Storm” Kunsthalle Gießen Gießen, Germany
“-0°C Hiroyuki Masuyama” Werft 77 Kunst im Hafen Düsseldorf, Germany
“Time and Space. Travel with Turner and Masuyama” Photo & Contemporary Turin, Italy
2013 “Stilllife Flowers” Art Eck Solingen, Germany
“Cava de Tirreni 1792 – 2012” Pièce Unique Gallery Paris, France
“Transform” Salo Art Museum Salo, Finland
La Nuova Pesa center for art Rome, Italy
Gallery Art Eck Solingen, Germany
2012 Blumen F.U.S.S. Düsseldorf, Germany
2011 “HIROYUKI MASUYAMA 1000 BLUMEN” Kunsthalle Giessen Giessen, Germany
Sfeir-Semler Gallery Hamburg, Germany
2010 “Hiroyuki Masuyama / The Time Travel” Mikkeli Art Museum Mikkeli, Finland
“Let a Thousand Flowers Bloom” Louis Vuitton Hong Kong Maison Cultural Space Hong Kong
“AFTER J.M.W. TURNER. THE LAST JOURNEY TO VENICE” Studio La Città Verona,Italy
2009 “Hiroyuki Masuyama” Beyeler Gallery Basel, Switzerland
Pièce Unique Gallery Paris, France
“The Spirit of Travel – Hiroyuki Masuyama / After Turner” Louis Vuitton Taipei Maison Cultural Space Taipei
Studio la Città a /at ART COLOGNE Cologne, Germany
2008 “Turner a Roma” Traghetto Gallery, Rome Rome, Italy
Kunsthalle Hamburg Hamburg, Germany
Studio La Città Verona,Italy
LMB- Maria Livia Brunelli Gallery Ferrara,Italy
2007 “Open Sapce” Art Cologne Cologne, Germany
Sfeir-Semler Gallery Hamburg, Germany
2002 Studio La Città Verona,Italy
Gallery Sfeir-Semler Hamburg, Germany
Förderprogramm”Junge Künstler” Art Cologne Cologne, Germany
2001 Sfeir-Semler Gallery Hamburg, Germany
2000 SYRIUS Düsseldorf, Germany
Konrad Mönter Gallery Meerbuch, Germany
1994 Miyu Gallery Tokyo, Japan
Tsukuba Art Museum Tsukuba, Japan
Group exhibitions
2017 „Art in Art“ MOCAK Museum of contemporary Art in Krakow Krakow, Poland
2016 „A story in six room“ Palazzo Barbo Bergamo, Italy
„UNCOMMON PLACES / an accelerations aesthetics“ Palazzo da Schio Vicenza, Italy
„Lasst Blumen sprechen! Blumen und künstliche Natur seit 1960“
Museum Schloss moyland
Bedburg-Hau, Germany
2015 „Portrait of Nature Fotografie van Kim Boske, Nobuyuki Kobayashi, Hiroyuki Masuyama“ Museum De Buitenplaats Eelde, Holland
„Turner en de Traditie van het sublieme“ Museum de Fundatie Zwolle, Holland
„Italia INSIDE OUT“ Palazzo della Ragione di Milano Milano, Italy
„Dörfler“ WERFT 77 / Projekthalle Düsseldorf, Germany
„Zeitreise – Die Sammlung von 1904 bis 2014“ Kunsthalle Emden Emden, Germany
“Das Unendliche im Endlichen Romantik und Gegenwart” Kunstsammlung Jena Jena, Germany
“Painting meet photography” Dr.Robert Gerlich Museum Burghausen, Germany
“Land in Sicht” Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst Bremen, Germany
“GALLERY 3010” SFEIR-SEMLER GALLERY Beirut, Lebanon
“Bildtaktik” Universitätssammlungen.Kunst+Technik ALTANAGalerie der TU Dresden Dresden, Germany
“Die Erfindung der Landschaft, Sven Drühl und Hiroyuki Masuyama in Korrespondenz mit Casper David Friedrich” Wimmer puls Prien am Chiemsee, Germany
“Baywatch” Knut Hartwich GALERIE HARTWICH Ostseeband Sellin auf Rügen, Germany
“Auf den Spuren von William Turner – Helene B. Grossmann und Hiroyuki Masuyama” Galerie Reichlin AG Küssnacht am Rigi, Switzerland
“HIMMELWÄRTS” MUSEUM SINCLAIR-HAUS Bad Homburg, Germany
“LICHTER ÜBER DEN STRASSEN” E.ON-Galerie Düsseldorf, Germany
2014 “11 Japanische Künstler in Nordrhein-Westfalen” NRW Landtag Düsseldorf, Germany
“Symmetry Hiroyuki Masuyama & Norihisa Hashimoto” SPAM Düsseldorf, Germany
“JAPANART TODAY” Kunsthaus Interlaken Interlaken, Switzerland
“Elsewhere – Sehnsuchtsbilder in der zeitgenössischen Kunst” Kallmann-Museum Ismaning Ismaning, Germany
“Wasser ist Leben” Kunsthalle Gießen Gießen, Germany
“Outer Spacefaszination Weltraum” Bundes Kunsthalle Bonn Bonn, Germany
2013 “NISSAN ART AWARD 2013” Bank art Yokohama, Japan
MART ROVERETO Rovereto, Italy
Artoll Kunstlabor Bedburg-Hau, Germany
Kunsthalle Emden Emden, Germany
“Rosa Piero Rosa Tiepolo Rosa Spalletti, Rosa” Studio La Città Verona, Italy
2012 “The Flash of Nature” Salone degli Incanti – ex Pescheria Trieste, Italy
“Wunder” Kunsthalle Krems Krems, Austria
“power FLOWER” Abtart Stuttgart, Germany
2011 “Soramame – Himmelsbohnen” Hans Peter Zimmer Stiftung Düsseldorf, Germany
“Wunder” DEICHTORHALLEN HAMBURG Hamburg, Germany
“Drift-an Exploration of Urban & Suburban Landscapes” Collections Building, arts area, Heart of Sharjah Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
2010 “Above and Beyond” Forum Stadtpark Graz, Austria
“The Castle of discipline” Mönchengladbach, Germany
“Entre glace et neige” Centro Saint Benin Aosta, Italy
2009 “SUMMER SHOW” Studio La Città Verona, Italy
Galleria Gruppo Credito Valtellinese Milano , Italy
“Garten” Staatliches Museum Schwerin Schwerin, Germany
Sharjah biennial 9 Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
“Temperatura Estena” Palazzo della Provincia Pordenone, Italy
2008 “Nostalgie” Museum DÁrte Contemporanea di Villa Caroce-Genova Genova, Italy
“Reinventing the space” udine Far East film Udine, Italy
“Japan now” in ter alia Art Company Seoul, Korea
“Gescheiterte Hoffnung / Romantik heute?” Herbest Gerisch Stiftung Neumünster,Germany
“Zeit in Bildern” Kunsthalle Bremen Bremen,Germany
“Natur” Frieder Burda, Baden-Baden Museum Baden-Baden, Germany
2007 “Artseasons” Cape town, South Africa
“unter sternen” franz gertsch Museum Burgdorf, Switzerland
“Erdenkinder” Art Cologne Cologne, Germany
“Ruft die Berge” Artoll Kunstlabor Bedburg-Hau, Germany
Studio La Città Verona, Italy
“Acqua” FORNI Galleria d arte Bologna, Italy
CORNICE ART FAIR Venezia,Italien
“8 container aus Japan” Kunst im Hafen e.V. Düsseldorf, Germany
“Wunder Garten” Orto Botanico di Palermo Palermo, Italy
Kunsthalle Hamburg Hamburg, Germany
“Garten Eden – Der Garten in der Kunst seit 1900” Kunsthalle in Emden Emden, Germany
2006 “Mountains” Beyeler Gallery Basel, Switzerland
Galleria dÁrte Moderna Palazzo Forti-Verona Verona, Italy
“Flowers” Kunstmuseum Heidenheim Heidenheim, Germany
“In den Alpen” Kunsthaus Zürich Zürich, Switzerland
2005 “Flight 405” Sfeir-Semler Gallery Hamburg, Germany
“Flight 405” Sfeir-Semler Gallery Beirut, Lebanon
“Blumenstük Künstler Glück” Museum Morsbroich Leverkusen, Germany
Kunstverein Glückstadt e.V. Glückstadt, Germany
“D/J Brand” The University art museum Tokyo Tokyo, Japan
2004 “Art Expansion+Sign2004” Tsukuba Museum Tsukuba, Japan
“maravee corofilla” Comunicarte Edizioni Trieste, Italy
Ermanno tedeschi Gallery Torio, Italy
Artseasons, CasPellers, Palma di Mallorca Mallorca, Spanien
“Robinson-Geografie naturali e dell’ uomo” Flash Art Museum Trevi, Italy
“Baciamo le mani, Willkommen” Kunsthaus Tacheles Berlin, Germany
“Dreamscapes” aeroplastics contemporary Brussels, Belgium
“35th anniversay of the Gallery” Studio La Città Verona,Italy
2003 “Foto 2003” Tsukuba Museum Tsukuba, Japan
“Japan – Contemporary Ceramics and Photography” Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Germany
“START” Centro Arte Contemporanea Cavalese Cavalese, Italy
Digital Creators Contest 2002 London, England
“Transparent” Timmendorfer Strand Trinkkurhalle Timmendorf, Germany
“OUTLOOK” International Art Exhibition Athnes Athen, Griechenland
“Kartographie” Kunstverein Hannover Hannover, Germany
2002 International School of new media Lübeck, Germany
“Kunstpreis Kreissparkasse Recklinghausen” Kutscherhaus Recklinghausen, Germany
“Zoll” Alte Zollhalle Düsseldorf, Germany
Canon Digital Creators Contest 2002 Tokyo, Japan
2001 “Rausverkauf” Kunstbüro Bach.Selbek Düsseldorf, Germany
“Visionen einer Zukunft” Wollhalle Güstrow, Germany
“Art Expansion+Sign2001” Tsukuba Museum Tsukuba, Japan
“See you hear” Academy of the Arts Berlin Berlin, Germany
“Points of view” Künstlerhaus Dortmund Dortmund, Germany
Epson Color Imaging Contest 2001 Tokyo, Japan
Big art Exhibition NRW Düsseldorf Düsseldorf, Germany
2000 “Germany Video Art 1998-2000” Skulptermuseun Marl Marl, Germany
“Artoll Labor 2000” Artoll Labor Bedburg-Hau, Germany
MediArt Friesland St.Jacobiparochie, Holland
Art Cologne 2000 Cologne, Germany
Faszination Technik Fotopreis Hamburg, Deutschland
Big art Exhibition NRW Düsseldorf Düsseldorf, Germany
1999 “Artoll Labor 1999” Artoll Labor Bedburg-Hau, Germany
“53.Bergische Exhibition” Museum Baden Solingen, Germany
“Art Expansion+Sign1999” Tsukuba Museum Tsukuba, Japan
“Japandorf” Thun Museum Thun, Switzerland
Big art Exhibition NRW Düsseldorf Düsseldorf, Germany
1998 “Interim” Michael Cosar Gallery Düsseldorf, Germany
“Düsseldorf-Seoul-Tokyo” Kunstraum Düsseldorf Düsseldorf, Germany
1997 “Jetelova class in Gütersloh” Kunstverein Gütersloh Gütersloh, Germany
“Germany in Seoul” Academy of Arts Keiwon Seoul, Korea
Tokyo national university of fine arts and music Tokyo, Japan
1996 “Düsseldorf – poznan” Miedzynarodowe Centrum Sztuki Poznan, Poland
1990 “12345678” Tsukuba Museum Tsukuba, Japan
Prize
2002 Kunstpreis Kreissparkasse Recklinghausen 1st prize Recklinghausen, Germany
Canon Digital Creators Contest 2002 3nd prize Tokyo, Japan
2001 Epson Color Imaging Contest 2001 2nd prize Tokyo, Japan
2000 Art Bahn 1st prize Düsseldorf, Germany
Works in Collections
Kunsthaus Interlaken, Interlaken, Switzerland
Art Museum Salo, Salo, Finland
Montblanc Art Collection, Hamburg, Germany
Staatliches Museum Schwerin, Schwerin, Germany
Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah, UAE
Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal, Germany
Kunsthalle Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Pommersches Landesmuseum, Greifswald, Germany
Kunsthalle Bremen, Breman, Germany
Kunsthalle Emden, Emden, Germany
Willy Michel foundation, Switzerland
UBS Art Collection, Switzerland
DKV Art Collection, Cologne, Germany
Versicherungskammer Bayern, Munich, Germany
ALTANA Kulturstiftung im Sinclair-Haus, Bad Homburg, Germany
Wemhöner Art Collection, Berlin, Germany
Munich RE, Munich, Germany
Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland