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Jun Azumatei

was born in Tokyo in 1973, graduated from Tama Art University in Tokyo and studied Fin Arts at M.A.HGK FHNW in Basel for one year. He lived and worked in Switzerland and Germany from 2009 to 2015, now based in Yokohama, Japan.
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Grants
    2009
    Pola Art foundation, international exchange, Japan
    2010
    The Japanese government overseas study program for artist
    2011
    The Nomura foundation in Japan (2011, 2012)
    2014
    Jakob und Emma Windler Stiftung, Stadt Stein am Rhein, Switzerland
      Residencies
        2009
        iaab - Internationales Austausch- und Atelierprogramm Region Basel, Switzerland
        2010
        FRISE - Kuenstlerhaus und Abbildungzentrum - Hamburg, Germany
        2014
        Chretzeturm - The Trustees Artist's Flat Chretzeturm - Stein am Rhein, Switzerland
        09-15
        lived and worked in Basel, Switzerland and Kiel, Germany
          Solo Exhibitions
            2014
            #32 Jun Azumatei - a piece of space APS, Tokyo
            Face to Face #4 - Gallery Camellia, Tokyo
            Everywhere and Nowhere - Hayward Fine Art, Brisbane, Australia
            FASZINATION DAMAST - Malerei auf Stoff aus Mutter's Truhe - Chretzeturm, Stein am Rhein, Switzerland
            2013
            Ein Fenster inmitten der Welt: Jun Azumatei - Wolkenhof, Murrhardt, Germany
            double - tatiana kourochkina GALLERIA D'ART, Barcelona
            2011
            I still haven't found what I'm looking for - AB projects, Zurich Switzerland
            #23 Jun Azumatei - a piece of space APS , Tokyo
            RECENT PAINTINGS - Gotthard, Basel Switzerland
            2010
            Threshold_between worlds - Atelierhaus Arlesheim, Basel Switzerland
            2009
            Domain of Art 2 : Jun Azumatei - Plaza North / North Gallery, Saitama Japan
            Jun Azumatei exhibition - FAZIOLI ART GALLERY, Tokyo
            2008
            THE DIVA IN FORM - gallery FORM, Tokyo
            2007
            Gardening Record - Plaza Gallery, Tokyo
            2006
            Fleur De Chocolat, Tokyo
            Talk on air - gallery dojunkai, Tokyo
            2005
            Touch me if you can... - art cocoon, Tokyo
            2004
            Project N17 - Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery,Tokyo
            a face - Suika-to, Tokyo
            2003
            Smells like rain - Makii Masaru Fine Arts, Tokyo
            2002
            RECENT PAINTINGS - CENTURY GALLERY, London
            2001
            Transparent Time - NC Art Gallery, Tokyo
            Transparent Time - Art Gallery KAN, Tokyo
            Transparent Time - Makii Masaru Fine Arts, Tokyo
            Jun Azumatei exhibition - Suika-to, Tokyo
            1998
            Jun Azumatei exhibition - Art Gallery KAN, Tokyo
              Group Exhibitions
                2016
                Japan im Palazzo - Kunsthalle Palazzo, Liestal, Switzerland
                2015
                SNAPSHOT - HAYWARD FINE ART, Brisbane
                2014
                songs for a pigeon - Embassy of Switzerland, Tokyo
                songs for a pigeon - gallery coexist TOKYO & ERATH+GALLERY, Tokyo
                songs for a pigeon - Plaza Gallery, Tokyo
                songs for a pigeon - N-MARK B1, Nagoya, Japan
                songs for a pigeon - Nagasaki Factory, Nagasaki, Japan
                last but not least - Galerie Katharina krohn, Basel, Switzerland
                Wonkun Jun x Jun Azumatei - Galerie Katharina krohn, Basel, Switzerland
                2013
                ALLE JAHRE WIEDER... - Galerie Katharina krohn, Basel, Switzerland
                Small Works - Gallery Camellia, Tokyo
                Kind of Blue - Galerie Katharina krohn, Basel, Switzerland
                NATURE - Grand Hotel National, Luzern, Switzerland
                ARTIST FILE 2013 - The National Art Center Tokyo, Tokyo
                2012
                ALLE JAHRE WIEDER... - Galerie Katharina krohn, Basel, Switzerland
                NISHINOMIYA FUNASAKA BIENNALE 2012 - Hyogo, Japan
                SOMMERFEST - AB Gallery Luzern, Luzern, Switzerland
                2011
                ALLE JAHRE WIEDER... - Galerie Katharina krohn, Basel, Switzerland
                5/GO - Bollag projektraum, Basel, Switzerland
                Face to Face : Hildegard Spielhofer x Jun Azumatei - PLATFORM STUDIO, Tokyo
                Conversing with Nature - ARTE PIAZZA BIBAI, Hokkaido, Japan
                2010
                micro salon 60 - Tokyo Gallery+BTAP, Tokyo
                Ach soh!? vol.2 - Kuenstlerhaus FRISE, Hamburg
                ARBEITEN AUF HOLZ - Galerie Katharina krohn, Basel, Switzerland
                silent position - Velada St.Lucia 2010 - Santa lucia, Venezuela
                2009
                REGIONAL 10 - Accelerateur de Particules, Strasbourg, France
                2008
                Yokohama art and collection - Yokohama Home Collection, Yokohama, Japan
                NETWORK PROJECT JAPAN - interalia, Seoul, South Korea
                Milestones - Tokyo Gallery+BTAP, Beijing, China
                Layered landscape - Makii Masaru Fine Arts, Tokyo
                2007
                Emerging Artist in Meguro - Meguro-ku MUSEUM, Tokyo
                BTAP 5th Anniversary 2002-07 - Tokyo Gallery+BTAP, Beijing, China
                Makii selection - Makii Masaru Fine Arts,Tokyo
                A selection encouragement exhibition - Sonpo-JAPAN museum, Tokyo
                2006
                Bunkamura Art Show 2006 - Bunkamura Gallery, Tokyo
                Memories of Light : with Man Furuya, Tokyo Gallery+BTAP, Tokyo
                The boice planning is covered with a profusion of flowers - BOICE PLANNING, Kanagawa, Japan
                Opening exhibition - gallery dojunkai, Tokyo
                2005
                Take Art Collection 2005 - SPIRAL, Tokyo
                The Artifical paradaise - Bunkamura Gallery, Tokyo
                2004
                New Flat - White Cube OSAKA, Osaka
                Guardian Garden, Tokyo
                Take Art Collection 2004 - SPIRAL, Tokyo
                2003
                Guardian Garden, Tokyo
                select 4 - Art Gallery KAN, Tokyo
                2002
                NipponTV Crystal hall, Tokyo
                Guardian Garden, Tokyo
                SPICA MUSEUM, Tokyo
                2001
                Garage・B, Tokyo
                2000
                Guardian Garden, Tokyo
                Drawing exhibition, Art Gallery KAN, Tokyo
                Liquitex Biennale - SPIRAL, Tokyo
                1999
                La foret HARAJUKU, Tokyo
                1996
                Level 2 - GALLERY AOYAMA, Tokyo
                  0pen Studios
                    2014
                    Chretzeturm - Stein am Rhein, Switzerland
                    2012
                    OSLO-Ateliers, Basel, Switzerland
                    2011
                    OSLO-Ateliers, Basel, Switzerland
                    2009
                    iaab Ateliers4, Basel, Switzerland
                      Work Shops
                        2014
                        Magical tools: with David Berweger, Axel Topfer- Torin Art School- Kawasaki, Japan
                        Performance and Installation: with David Berweger, Axel Toepfer - Isahaya Art School- Nagasaki, Japan
                        Schule Schanz - Stein am Rhein, Switzerland
                        2009
                        work shop-cut out the sky - Plaza North Gallery, Saitama, Japan
                          Lectures/Artisttalks
                            2015
                            HAPS - Kyoto, Japan
                            2014
                            Songs for a pigeon: with David Berweger, Axel Topfer, Chisai Fujita, Aich University of the Arts, Aichi, Japan
                            Songs for a pigeon: with David Berweger, Axel Toepfer, - Torin Art School, Kawasaki, Japan
                            Songs for a pigeon: with David Berweger, Axel Toepfer - Isahaya Art School & Nagasaki Factory, Nagasaki, Japan
                            Songs for a pigeon: with David Berweger, Axel Toepfer - N-Mark, Nagoya, Japan
                            Songs for a pigeon: Trans-Boundary: with Tota Goya(Architect), Sho Toyokawa(Architectural researcher), Fumiko Takahama(Architect),Toshiya Kobayashi(Artist), Mitsuhiro Yamagiwa(Artist), Chisai Fujita(Art Writer) - Gallery coexist TOKYO, Tokyo
                            Songs for a pigeon : with Toshiya Kobayashi - Gallery Camellia, Tokyo
                            2013
                            ARTIST FILE 2013 - The National Art Center Tokyo, Tokyo
                            2007
                            Emerging Artist in Meguro - Meguro-ku MUSEUM, Tokyo
                            Art unit
                            KARASUTEI
                            2017
                            ''KARASUTEI ENJYO'' Echo's, Yokohama
                            2017
                            ''Lecture and performance'' Tainan University of Technology, Taiwan
                            2016
                            Solo Show 'KARASUTEI ENJYO', pon ding, Taipei, Taiwan
                            2016
                            Group Show '白群', Gallery Camellia, Tokyo, Japan
                            2016
                            'UWABATAKE ART 2016', Meditation village in Toyama, Japan
                            2016
                            Open Studio 'KARASUTEI ENJYO' - BankART 1929, Yokohama, Japan
                            2016
                            Live Performance 'KARASUTE ENJYO' - Miyakobashi Echo's, Yokohama, Japan
                            2014
                            Group Show of songs for a pigeon - KARASUTEI x David Berweger - Plaza Gallery, Tokyo
                            2010
                            Performance - Tokio Nacht - Atelierhaus Arlesheim, Basel, Switzerland