Takeshi Kanemura 

Born in Okinawa, Japan

Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

Education

 

MFA    Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA

MA      California State University San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA

BA       University of California Riverside, Riverside, CA

 

Solo Exhibitions

2019   October         73836: SEVEN, Shigeo Fukuda Design Museum, Tungfang Design University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

2013   February        Reflexions, East Gallery, Claremont Graduate University, CA

2011   May                Invisible Layers, Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art, Dutton Family Gallery, California State University San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA

 

Group Exhibitions

2022   March             SPRING regenerate, S.E.A, Los Angeles

2021   November     Portraits of Appreciation: Doctors Portrait Show, Neutra Museum Gallery of Contemporary art, Los Angeles, CA

2021   November     I Gave Love, S.E.A. + Kylin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2020   August           LELA International Art Festival in Nagasaki, Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum, Nagasaki, Japan

2019   December     Small Works in Flux!, Flux, Long Beach, CA

           October         CA 101 2019, Redondo Beach, CA

           April               Echoing in Between, 182 Artspace, Tainan, Taiwan

2018   September    50/50 Fifty/Fifty; The Magic of Collaboration,

                                  The Progress Gallery, Pomona, CA

            August          LELA International Art Festival in Nagasaki,

                                  Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum, Nagasaki, Japan

2017   October         LELA International Art Festival in Armenia,

                                  Artists Union of Armenia Fine Art Gallery, Yerevan,

                                  Republic of Armenia

            August          LELA International Art Festival in Nagasaki,

                                  Nagasaki Prefectural Art Museum, Nagasaki, Japan

                                  LELA International Art Festival in Yokohama,

                                  Yokohama Civic Gallery Azamino, Yokohama, Japan

            March           Parallels: Medicine=Art, Crafton Hills College, Yucaipa, CA

            February       Salon de California, Gallery Western, Los Angeles, CA

2016   August           LELA Summer ART Festival, Park View Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

           February-March

                                  In Between Sun and Moon (Installation/Performance)

                                  2 Person Show with Snezana Saraswati Petrovic

                                  Groundspace Project Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

Performances

 

2021   November    SHOMEI, 2220 Arts, Los Angeles, CA

           June              Kodama 21, Wonzimer Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2020   October        Kodama, FOCA, Los Angeles, CA

           February       Ahca Nu Neen Chi Ami, BBB Studio 210, San Francisco, CA

           Ahca Nu Neen Chi Ami, SPRING/BREAK Art Show Los Angeles, Skylight ROW DTLA, CA

2019   December    Ahca Nu Neen Chi Ami, CA Fine Arts Exhibition, Santa Ana, CA

           November    Tribute to Tatsumi Hijikata: Ailing Dancer, Japan Foundation Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

           September   Womb as Cosmos, Orange County Center of Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA

            April             Sora no Hazama-Tainan, 182 Artspace, Tainan, Taiwan

                                 Monster-Monster, Tungfang Design University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

2018   October        Transparent Gravity Kaohsiung, Tungfang Design University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

            September  Transparent Gravity, The Progress Gallery, Pomona, CA

                                 Transasians, Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, CA

2017   November    Sora No Hazama, Hazama-City, Tokyo, Japan

           October        Melt in Your Mouth, Tungfang Design University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

                                 Melt in Your Mouth, at the Public Urban Multi-Sensory Presentations, The Ice House, Long Beach, CA

           March           SANKAKU, Crafton Hills College PAC Theater, Yucaipa, CA

2016   August          Eclipse, Park View Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

           March           Crafton Hills College presents Workshops, Crafton Hills College PAC Theater, Yucaipa, CA

           February-March

                                 In Between Sun and Moon (Installation/Performance)

                                 New Moon, Eclipse, Misty Moon, Full Moon,

                                 Groundspace Project Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            January        Transceiver, Barbara and Art Culver Center Of Arts, Riverside, CA

 

 

Visiting Artist Lecture

 

2018   October        Tungfang Design University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

                                 Lichih Senior High School, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

2017   October        Tungfang Design University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

2017   March            Crafton Hills College, Yucaipa, CA

2014   November    Okinawa Prefectural University of Arts, Okinawa, Japan

2014   September   Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA

2014   May               Crafton Hills College, Yucaipa, CA

 

 

Private Collections

 

2021   June              Long Beach, California, USA

2016   July               San Diego, California, USA

2015   December    Los Angeles, California, USA

           April              Ashiya (Okuike), Hyogo, Japan

2014   December    Los Angeles, California, USA

2013   September   Los Angeles, California, USA

2012   May               New York, New York, USA

           February       Ashiya, Hyogo, Japan

2011   December    San Diego, California, USA

2004   May               Medical Mall, Mitsui and Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan

 

 

Grants

 

2012               Albert B. Friedman Grant

2011-2013     Claremont Graduate Fellowship