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Yorishiro   2016-17   Mixed media on paper/panel  861 x 1958 mm  ©Atsushi Suwa

Atsushi Suwa

b.1967 in Hokkaido, Japan

1992  MFA from Musashino Art University
1994  Awarded two-year residency in Spain through the Japanese Government Overseas Study Program for Artists provided by the Agency for Cultural Affairs
2018  Becomes professor at Musashino Art University

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2008 "Realist with compound eyes" (The Sato Museum of Art, Tokyo Japan)
2011 "To Live or to Die, We Share the Same Fate" (Gallery Naruyama , Tokyo Japan
2011 " Can’t see anything anyway"( Suwa City Museum of Art, Nagano Japan)
2017 "After 2011 / Incomplete" (Artium, Fukuoka Japan)
2023 "Fire in the Medial Orbito-Frontal Cortex" (Fuchu Art Museum)

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Silkworm from the Eyebrows   2014-15   Oil on panel   910 x 606 mm  ©Atsushi Suwa

Merely Beautiful Country   2015   Oil on panel   727 x 530 mm  ©Atsushi Suwa


[2023] SPHINX
[2017] Yorishiro
[2016] HARBIN 1945 WINTER
[2015] The Merely Beautiful Country
[2013] Follow the Phase of the Moon
[2011] To Live or to Die, We Share the Same Fate