Shoko Imanobiography

1971 Born in Tokyo
1998 Graduated from Oil Painting Course of Department of Painting, Faculty of Art and Design, Tama Art University
2000 Completed Graduate School of Fine Arts and Design, Tama Art University
2003 Started working at Oil Painting Laboratory, Tama Art University
2008 Stayed in Roma, Italy, at the Coming Artists Overseas Study Program of Cultural Affairs Agency for one year
2010 Started working at Oil Painting Course of Department of Painting, Faculty of Art and Design, Tama Art University

Solo Exhibitions

2000 Shoko Imano exhibition, Futaba Gallery, Ginza, Tokyo
Project N 03 Shoko Imano, Tokyo Opara City Art Gallery, Hatsudai, Tokyo
Shoko Imano exhibition, Fataba Gallery, Ginza, Tokyo
2001 Spinning! 02 Shoko Imano, SAISON Museum of Modern Art, SAISON Art Program Gallery, Aoyama, Tokyo
2002 Shoko Imano exhibition, Futaba Gallery, Ginza, Tokyo
2006 art is life, Shoko Imano, Hiro Gallery, Ginza, Tokyo * Critique by Noi Sawaragi
2008 border, Shoko Imano, Hiro Gallery, Ginza, Tokyo * Poetry by the artist
border, Shoko Imano, Bridge Art Fair 08, New York
2009 ART OSAKA 2009, Hiro Gallery, Osaka
HIDE-SEEK, Shoko Imano, Hiro Gallery, Ginza, Tokyo
2010 ART FAIR TOKYO 2010, Yurakucho, Tokyo
ART OSAKA 2010, Hiro Gallery, Osaka

Selected Group Exhibitions

2001 FIELD OF NOW 2001, Ginza, Tokyo
ART-GOTISOUTYOU, Kushiro ART Museum, Hokkaido
2002 SUKIMANOHAZAMAE, ONWARD GALLERY Nihombashi, Tokyo
TAMA VIVANT 2002, Tama Art University, Hachioji, Tokyo
2003 FIELD OF NOW 2003, Ginza, Tokyo
A MENTAL CRITICISM, Rashinban Gallery, Ginza, Tokyo
Message for Peace, Sato Museum of Art, Shinjuku, Tokyo
2004 Bunkamura ART SHOW-LANDING, Bunkamura Gallery, Shibuya, Tokyo
2005 6days 6words, Citizen's gallery of Fuchu Art Museum, Fuchu, Tokyo
2007 Art in Dojima, Dojima, Osaka
2008 ART FAIR TOKYO 2008, Yurakucho, Tokyo
Art in Dojima, Dojima, Osaka
ART BEIJING 2008, Beijing
2010 THE OPEN MIND OF LAFCADIO HEARN -HOMAGE TO LAFCADIO HEARN-, Matsue, Shimane
2013 Art-Athina 2013, Tsatis Projects/Art Forum, Athens