Slide show and talk of works. Most of photographies from early 2000’s


1964 Born in Tokyo, Japan.
1993 Graduated from Tokyo College of Photography, Yokohama, Japan.
1997 Received the New Photographer Prize, the Photographic Society of Japan Award.
Received the New Photographer Prize, the 13th Higashikawa International Photography Festival.
2000 Received the 19th Ken Domon Prize.

2010 ‘Butterfly Sandwich,’ Ogu Mag, Tokyo.
‘Sunny Side of Suicide,’ Broiler Space, Tokyo.
2009 ‘China White,’ Zeit-Foto Salon, Tokyo.
2008 ‘Spider’s Strategy,’ GunGallery, Stockholm.
2007 ‘Dante Lobster,’ void+, Tokyo.
‘My Name is Shockhammer,’ Port Gallery T, Osaka.
‘Spider’s Strategy,’ Cohen Amador Gallery, New York.
2005 ‘Chinese Rocks,’ Zeit-Foto Salon, Tokyo.
2004 ‘13th Floor Elevator over the Hill,’
 Chukyo University Art Gallery C-Square, Nagoya, Japan.
2003 ‘Suzy Cream Oil Cheese,’ White Cube Gallery, Kyoto, Japan.
2002 ‘Stravinsky Overdrive,’ Hippolyte Photographic Gallery, Helsinki, Finland.
2000 ‘Black Parachute Ears 1999,’ Ginza Nikon Salon, Tokyo (The 19th Ken Domon Prize Exhibition)
1999 ‘Colored Air Blood Black 1999,’ Viewing Room Yotsuya, Tokyo.
‘Black Parachute Ears 1991-1999,’ Kawasaki City Museum, Kawasaki.
‘Someday O.K. Prince will Come,’ Gallery Q & Q-S, Tokyo.
1998 ‘All The Needles on are Red,’ Viewing Room Yotsuya, Tokyo.
1996 ‘Keihin Machine Soul,’ Works H., Yokohama.
1995 ‘Tokyo Swing,’ Yoshii Gallery, New York.
‘Today’s Japan,’ Konica Plaza, Tokyo.
1994 ‘Crashlanding in Tokyo’s Dream,’
 Spirit Square Center for Arts and Education, Loch Walker Gallery, Charlotte, NC.
1993 ‘Crashlanding in Tokyo’s Dream,’ Ginza Nikon Salon, Tokyo.

2009 ‘Photography Now: Japan, China, Korea,’ San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA.
‘Art in Busan 2009: Inter-City,’ Busan Museum of Modern Art, Busan.
2008 ‘Japanische Fotografie: Takashi Yasumura und Osamu Kanemura,’ Abbt Projects, Zurich.
2007 ‘Views of Water – From Monet and Taikan to the Present,’ Yokohama Museum of Art.
2006 ‘Cities, Architecture and Society,’ Corderie dell’Arsenale, Venice.
(Venice Architecture Biennale 2006)
2005 ‘Modernology of Osaka,’ Osaka Zokei Center, Osaka, Japan. (with Erika Yoshino)
2004 ‘Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie d’Arles,’ Arles.
2003 ‘Inside Out: Mechanism of Cityscapes,’ Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan. (with Eiji Ina)
‘Experience: The Media Rat Race,’ The Netherland Foto Instituut, Foto Biennale Rotterdam.
2002 ‘Tradition and Presence: Japan, Contemporary Ceramics and Photography,’
 Deichtorhallen Hamburg.
2001 ‘Surface: Contemporary Photography, Video and Painting from Japan,’
 Netherland Foto lnstituut, Rotterdam.
‘Future Perfect,’ Centro per l’Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy.
‘The Standard,’
 held in the Naoshima island, organized by Naoshima Contemporary Art Museum, Naoshima.
‘IKIRO/Be Alive: Contemporary Art from Japan, 1980 to the Present,’
 Kro¨ller Mu¨ller Museum, Otterlo.
2000 ‘Osamu KANEMURA & Erika YOSHINO,’ Partobject Gallery, Carrboro, NC.
1998 ‘Prix Whanki Exhibition: Seoul-Berlin-Tokyo,’ Whanki Museum, Seoul, Korea.
‘Photography Today: The Absence of Distance,’
 National Film Center, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo.
1997 ‘Absolute Landscape: Contemporary Photography between Illusion and Reality,’
 Yokohama Museum of Art.
1996 ‘New Photography 12,’ The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
1995 ‘The 3rd International Foto-Triennale Esslingen: Dicht am Laben,’ Esslingen, Germany.
1994 ‘Japan Today,’ Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark.
‘Japanese Avant-garde,’ Spirit Square Center for Arts and Education, Charlotte, NC.
1992 ‘The 3rd Fotografie Biennale: Waste Land from Now on,’ Rotterdam Waterstad, Rotterdam.