CV

Born in Osaka, Japan and lives and works in Brooklyn, New York

SOLO EXHIBITION

2018, May  /   “Coney Island Project” Tezukayama Gallery, Osaka, Japan

2015, January  /   "Kotatsu Iwata 2014 Painting Work" Tezukayama Gallery, Osaka, Japan

2014, September  /   "gerbera" The Place 229, New York

2013, April - May  /   "Kotatsu Iwata Solo Exhibition" Gallery A-zone, Okayama, Japan

2013, March - April  /   "CANDY SHOP" COURGETTE, New York

2012, March  /   "What a cool!" Tezukayama Gallery, Osaka, Japan

2011, February  /   "Let's Go Baby!!" OTO hako, New York

2009, February  /   "GET WHAT YOU NEED" Tezukayama Gallery, Osaka, Japan

2008, June  /   "Can't Find The Way" 680 Fifth Ave., New York

2007, January  /   "Bring It on Home to Me" ISE CULTURAL FOUNDATION, New York

GROUP EXHIBITION

2019, October  /   “New Japanese Horizon” Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, New York

2019, June  /   "SJAC 2019 EXHIBITION" Teri Cultural Institute of New York, New York

2018, October  /   "SJAC 2018 EXHIBITION" Teri Cultural Institute of New York, New York

2017, October  /   "SJAC 2017 EXHIBITION" Gallery Max, New York

2013, May  /   "The Osakan Dreams Vol. 3" JR Osaka-Mitsukoshi-Ietan, Osaka, Japan

2013, March  /   "past, present, present" Gallery One Twenty Eight, New York

2012, May  /   "Art Exhibition of Japanese and Japanese American artists in New York" The Japanese American Association of New York, New York

2012, March  /   "Permanent Collection" Gallery A-Zone, Okayama, Japan

2012, January  /   "ART Kaihoku" JR Osaka Mitsukoshi Isetan, Osakaa, Japan

2011, December  /   "The NY Coo Collection Vol.0" NYCoo Gallery,   New York

2011, April  /   "WE ARE ONE -Japan Earthquake and Nuclear Crisis Relief Exhibition-" Gallery 61, New York

2011, April  /   "ART FOR JAPAN" Studio 57 Fine Arts, New York

2011, March  /   "ART FOR JAPAN" ISE CULTURAL FOUNDATION, New York

2011, January  /   "First Impression" JILL D'ART Gallery, Aichi, Japan

2010, December  /   "New Year. New Works" Gallery One Twenty Eight, New York

2010, July  /   "JOY" Gallery One Twenty Eight, New York

2010, July  /   "Gallery's Recommended Young Artists" Tezukayama Gallery, Osaka, Japan

2010, May  /   "POP ART NEVER DIE" Tezukayama Gallery, Osaka, Japan

2010, April  /   "Art Osaka 2010" Tezukayama Gallery, Osaka, Japan

2009, November  /   "HAPPY HOUR!!" ISE CULTURAL FOUNDATION, New York

2009, November  /   "PAINT!" Climate Gallery, New York

2009, November  /   "Grand Opening Exhibition" NYCoo Gallery,   New York

2009, August  /   "Original Tote Bag Exhibition in Nagano, The Future Figure" Gallery Shoshinkan, Nagano, Japan

2009, July  /   "Goo'z" Gallery One Twenty Eight, New York

2008, September  /   "I'll Make You..." @Seaport Gallery, New York

2008, July  /   "Art Students' Exhibition in NY 2008" ISE CULTURAL FOUNDATION, New York

2008, July  /   "Vamp Pump" Gallery One Twenty Eight, New York

2008, March  /   "New Gallery Opening Exhibition" Tezukayama Gallery,   Osaka, Japan

2008, January  /   "9th Annual Salon" WILLIAMSBURG ART & HISTORICAL CENTER,   New York

2007, December  /   "JAM" Gallery One Twenty Eight,   New York

2007, December  /   "An Exhibition of Selected Works" NYCoo Gallery,   New York

2007, August  /   "Make Art Not War" Gallery One Twenty Eight, New York

2007, July  /   "Art Students' Exhibition in NY 2007" ISE CULTURAL FOUNDATION, New York

2007, June  /   "Continuity and Balance" Lurie Fine Art Gallery, Miami, FL

2006, July  /   "Art Students' Exhibition in NY 2006" ISE CULTURAL FOUNDATION, New York

2006, July  /   "Group Exhibition" Tower 49, New York

2006, March  /   "Gallery Artists Exhibition" NYCoo Gallery, New York

2005, November  /   "HUM" Gallery One Twenty Eight, New York

2005, July  /   "NYCoo Gallery Contest 2005" NYCoo Gallery, New York

2005, July  /   "Ma" Consulate General of Japan in NY, New York

2003, April  /   "PAPPA 5" Tokyo Metropolitan Art Space, Tokyo, Japan

2002, December  /   "PAPPA 4.5" Design Festa Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2002, April  /   "PAPPA 4" Tokyo Metropolitan Art Space, Tokyo, Japan

2001, December  /   "Christmas Exhibition" Gallery Sugar Water, Tokyo, Japan

2001, December  /   "The Night" Gallery Sugar Water, Tokyo, Japan

2001, December  /   "PAPPA 3" Tokyo Metropolitan Art Space, Tokyo, Japan

 

ART FAIR

2018, October  /   “Art Taipei 2018“ Taipei World Trade Center, Taiwan

2014, March  /   "New City Art Fair" hpgrp Gallery New York, New York

2014, March  /   "Art Fair Tokyo" Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan

2013, March  /   "Art Fair Tokyo" Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan

2012, June  /   "Art Show Busan" BEXCO Exhibition Hall 2, Busan, Korea

2012, March  /   "Art Fair Tokyo" Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan

2010, September  /   "KIAF 10, Korea International Art Fair" COEX, Seoul, Korea

2009, September  /   "KIAF 09, Korea International Art Fair" COEX, Seoul, Korea

2008, November  /   "Tokyo Contemporary Art Fair" Toubi Art Forum, Tokyo, Japan

2008, June  /   "Affordable Art Fair" The Metropolitan Pavilion,   New York

AWARD

2017  /   Finalist Award from Art Olympia 2017

2015  /   Finalist Award from Art Olympia 2015

2007  /   Spirit Award from NYCoo Gallery

2006  /   The Jean Gates Award from The Art Students league of New York

2005  /   NYCoo Prize from NYCoo Gallery

ARTIST RESIDENCY

2017 - present  /   Artist in Residency from Ryuji Ueno Foundation