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Untitled 047 by Tomoo Gokita



Tomoo Gokita

b. 1969, Tokyo, Japan
Lives and works in Tokyo

Solo Exhibitions:

2020
MOO, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo

Game Over, Massimo De Carlo, Milan, Italy

2019
Massimo De Carlo, London, UK

2018
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA

PEEKABOO, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo

HOTEL PARAISO, McNamara Art Projects, Hong Kong, China

2017
Beauty, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

Holy Cow, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo

2016
Out of Sight, Mary Boone Gallery, New York

2015
Besame Mucho, Honor Fraser, Los Angeles, CA

2014
Mary Boone Gallery, New York City
The Great Circus, Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art, Chiba, Japan

2010
Funland, Alice Day Gallery, Brussels
Wildest Dreams, ATM Gallery, New York

2009
Heaven, Honor Fraser, Los Angeles, CA
Champion Carnival, ATM Gallery, New York

2008
Tomoo Gokita, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2007
Vanity Drunko at Honor Fraser, Venice, CA

2006
Drunko at ATM Gallery, New York

2005
Finger Prince at Gallery Trax, Yamanashi, Japan

2004
Black Gainers at Kyoto Art Zone, Kyoto

2003
Oh! Tengoku. Kirin Plaza Osaka and Nadif Gallery, Tokyo

2002
Merrow Master Cuts Vol.2, Yasu Gallery, Tokyo

2000
Lingerie Wrestling, Shibuya Parco Gallery, also at Nagoya Parco Gallery, and Fukuoka Artium


Group Exhibitions:

2020
New Images of Man, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA

2019
New Image Portrait, Stems Gallery, curated by Todd Kramer, Brussels, Belgium

2018
Taguchi Collection of 21st Century Art: From Andy Warhol to Yoshitomo Nara, Hiratsuka Museum of Art, Kanagawa

THE UBIQUITY OF BORDERS : JAPANESE CONTEMPORARY, Gallery Baton, Seoul, Korea

2017
Takahashi Collection Mindfulness 2017, Yamagata Museum of Art, Yamagata

Third Space / Shifting Conversations about Contemporary Art, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham

2016
The Encyclopedia of Masamichi Katayama: Life is hard... Let’s go shopping, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo

2015
A Shared Space, Newcomb Art Museum, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA

2014
’OK, I’ll rename it’, Bill Brady KC, Kansas City, MO

2013
Wonderful My Art, Kawaguchiko Museum of Art, Yamanashi

T-Shirts, Taka Ishii Gallery Modern, Tokyo

2012
The Unseen Relationship: Form and Abstraction, Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art, Chiba

2011
Tokyo Designers Week
BW, Nanzuka Underground, Tokyo
Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, Florida
Tokyo Frontline, 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo

2010
The Pencil Show, Foxy Production, New York, NY
The Osara Show-Plate painting by four artists, Gallery Target, Tokyo, Japan
Baker, Braunig, Gokita, Hopkins, Foxy Production, New York, NY

2009
Stages, organized by Lance Armstrong and Nike, OHWOW, Miami, FL
New York Minute, curated by Kathy Grayson, Macro Future Museum, Rome, Italy

2008
Defining A Moment: 25 New York Artists, House of Campari Presents, New York
Ambivalent Figuration; People, Samson Projects, Boston
Mail Order Monsters, Andreas Melas Presents, Athens
Collected Visions, Pera Museum, Istanbul

2007
Cabinet of Curiosities, The Journal Gallery, New York
Macronauts, curated by Dan Nadel, presented by Andreas Melas, Athens
Mail Order Monsters, Deitch Projects, New York
Mail Order Monsters, Peres Projects, Berlin, Germany
Summer Show, Aliceday, Brussels, Belgium

2006
Trax Selection, Gallery Trax, Yamanashi, Japan
Journal, New York

2005
Remarkable Hands, curated by Taka Kawachi, ATM Gallery, New York
Stranger town, Dinter Fine art, New York

2004
Psionic Distortion, Super Deluxe, Tokyo

2003
Lead Poisoning, New Image Art Gallery, Los Angeles
Jungle LP Show, Gallery Rocket, Tokyo

2002
East Meets West, The Coningsby Gallery, London
Tomoo Gokita LP Exhibition, Record Shop LOS APSON, Tokyo

1999
Group Exhibition, Speak For Gallery, Tokyo

1997
NYORO-TEN, P-House Gallery, Tokyo

Awards:
2001
Gold Prize, The Art Directors Club 80th Annual Awards, New York.