Art Fair Tokyo 2015
Dates : 3/20 (Fri.) - 3/22 (Sun.), 2015
Venue : Tokyo International Forum B2F Exhibition Hall (5-1 Marunouchi 3-chome, Chiyoda-ku,Tokyo 100-0005 Japan)
Entrance Fee : 1-Day Passport 2,000JPY / 3-Day Passport 3,500JPY
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Public Open :
March 20 Fri. 11:00-21:00
March 21 Sat. 11:00-20:00
March 22 Sun. 10:30-17:00

First Choice : March 19 Thu. 16:00-18:00
Opening Preview : March 19 Thu. 18:00-21:00
Press Preview : March 19 The. 16:00-21:00

- First Choice and Opening Preview and Press Preview are for invited guests only.
- Last admittance: 30 min. before closing.

Booth # : S-32
Exhibiting Artist : Yuki IIYAMA (Solo Exhibition)

waitingroom is presenting a solo exhibition by Yuki IIYAMA at the Art Fair Tokyo 2015. IIYAMA is an emerging artist who held her latest solo show, "We walk and talk to search your true home / Moomin Family goes on a picnic to see Kannon", in Fall 2014 at waitingroom and had lots of good reputations. In this time at the Art Fair Tokyo, we will showcase several video works, tapestry works, sculptures selected from the past works as well as brand new video installation that will be presented at the fair for the first time.

High and Low, 2015, photo: Hibiki Miyazawa

Installation view of Yuki IIYAMA Solo Exhibition, "We walk and talk to search your true home / Moomin Family goes on a picnic to see Kannon", 2014, venue: waitingroom, photo: Ken Kato



Artist Biography

1988 Born in Kanagawa, Japan
2011 Graduated from Department of Painting, Joshibi University of Arts and Design, Japan
2013 Completed Master of Degree Course of painting, Tokyo University of the Arts, Japan

Solo Exhibitions

We walk and talk to search your true home / Moomin Family goes on a picnic to see Kannon, waitingroom, Tokyo

Steam, Smoke, Grace, JIKKA, Tokyo

Installation Plan, ginza gallery jyoshibi, Tokyo

Group Exhibitions

Post-Narratives / Artists as Collectors, namGallery, Tokyo

28zaki Kaihin Exposition Festival, Kyu-tamanoi ryokan, Fukuoka
identity X, nca l nichido contemporary art, Tokyo
First Attacks!, Space Wunderkammer, Tokyo

Tent Village, art & river bank, Tokyo
28zaki Kaihin Exposition Festival, Kyu-tamanoi ryokan, Fukuoka
Pre Show Toride 2013, Tokyo University of the Arts, Toride building, Ibaraki

Watarase Art Project 2012 PARADE, Nikko City Ashio Cho, Tochigi
RinnePlatz, Gallery Conceal, Tokyo
Imagining the inside of the Tank, Geisai, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo
Gunma Seinen Biennale 2012, The Museum of Modern Art Gunma, Gunma
Gelsemium Elegance, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo

GTS Sumida River Story of New Spots 2011, Sumida Park Riverside Gallery, Tokyo
Work was here. Contemporary Art Archaeology, ginza gallery jyoshibi, Tokyo
Art Award Tokyo Marunouchi 2011, Gyoko-dori Underground Gallery, Tokyo
Jyoshibi Style * Front Line 2011, BankArt Studio NYK, Kanagawa

Performances and Events

Drunk man, misapplication, archives, and rubbish , namGallery, Tokyo

Thinking about new subtitles for the silent film, Space Wunderkammer, Tokyo

Drinking tea or drinks while reading scrapbooks, art & river bank, Tokyo
Searching my (your) true home, Ogikubo Station, Tokyo
voices textile, Le Tabou, Tokyo

Artist Website :

Solo Exhibition "Steam, Smoke, Grace," 2013, mixed media installation, installation view, venue: JIKKA, Tokyo


[Inquiry about the work and artist]
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