Satoko Nachi

  • Untitled 2015 acrylic on canvas 227.3 × 181.8 cm ©Satoko Nachi
  • installation view from “Good-bye and thank you for everything." 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2016 ©Satoko Nachi, photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • installation view from “Good-bye and thank you for everything." 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2016 ©Satoko Nachi, photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • installation view from “Good-bye and thank you for everything." 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2016 ©Satoko Nachi, photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • installation view from “Good-bye and thank you for everything." 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2016 ©Satoko Nachi, photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • MANAMI 2013 acrylic on canvas 240.0 x 470.0 cm (2 pieces: 240 x 235 cm each) ©︎Satoko Nachi
  • installation view from "Confession" at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2010 ©Satoko Nachi
  • installation view from "Confession" at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2010 ©Satoko Nachi
  • Quartet 2011 acrylic on canvas 240.0 x 700.0 cm (4pieces) ©Satoko Nachi
  • 依存症 2010 acrylic on fabric mounted on panel 240.0 x 190.0 cm ©Satoko Nachi
  • 子守唄 Lullaby 2009-10 acrylic on fabric mounted on panel 400.0 x 800.0 cm (8 pieces, 200 x 200 cm each) ©Satoko Nachi
  • S 2009 acrylic on canvas 194.0 x 194.0 cm ©Satoko Nachi
  • 反逆者 Mutineer 2009 acrylic on canvas 227.3 x 181.8 cm ©Satoko Nachi
  • BOY 2009 acrylic on canvas 194.0 x 162.0 cm ©Satoko Nachi
  • 沈黙の瞳 Eyes in Silence 2009 acrylic on canvas 227.3 x 181.8 cm ©Satoko Nachi
  • Miniature Garden 2009 acrylic on canvas 194.0 x 259.0 cm ©Satoko Nachi
  • bad ending 2009 color print mounted on plexiglas 80.0 x 80.0 cm ©Satoko Nachi
  • 盲目の少女 Blind Girl 2008 acrylic on canvas 227.3 x 181.8 cm ©Satoko Nachi
  • 幸福と絶望 Happiness and Despair 2008 acrylic on panel 240.0 x 1140.0 cm ©Satoko Nachi
  • Portrait 2007 acrylic on panel 162.0 x 135.6 cm ©Satoko Nachi

Satoko Nachi was born in 1982 in Tokyo. She graduated from the Fine Art Department of Nagoya University of Arts. She currently lives and works in Aichi. She held 3rd solo exhibition with Tomio Koyama Gallery, after one in Tokyo in 2010 and in Singapore in 2013. Her major group exhibitions include “Takahashi Collection 2014 Mindfulness!” (Nagoya City Art Museum, 2013), “JAPANCONGO” (Centre National d’Art Contemporain, Grenoble, 2011), “Children’s Art in Mie” (Mie Prefectural Art Museum, 2011), “Passion Fruits Picked from The Olbricht Collection”(me Collectors Room Berlin, Berlin, 2010, and “FLOWERS AND LANDSCAPE, Claude Monet and Young Japanese Artists” (Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto, 2009). Her work created during her stay at the Ohara Museum’s ARCO project (as Artist in Residence in Kurashiki, Ohara) is being presented at the Ohara Museum from September 27th to November 27th 2016.

1982 Born in Tokyo
2005 BFA Nagoya University of Arts, Nagoya, Aichi
Lives in Nagoya, Aichi

Solo exhibitions

2013 "ALA Project No.17: Satoko Nachi" Art Lab Aichi, Japan
"About Him" Tomio Koyama Gallery Singapore
2010 "Confession" Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2008 "Project N Satoko Nachi" Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Japan

Group exhibitions

2016 "SKY OVER III" Art Lab Aichi Otsubashi/ Art Lab Aichi Chojamachi, Japan
2014 "Takahashi Collection 2014 Mindfulness!" Nagoya City Art Museum, Aichi, Japan
"9th Kanji Maeda Grand Prize Exhibition" Nihombashi Takashimaya, Tokyo; Kurayoshi Museum, Tottori, Japan
2013 "Wonderful My Art" Kawaguchiko Museum of Art, Yamanashi, Japan
"Butterfry Hug" Art Lab Aichi, Japan
"Takahashi Collection, Mindfulness!" Kirishima Open-Air Museum, Kagoshima; Sapporo Art Museum, Hokkaido, Japan
2012 "G III vol.88 CAMK Collection" Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto, Japan
2011 "Children's Art in Mie" Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Japan
"JAPANCONGO" MAGASIN - Centre National d'Art Contemporain, Grenoble, France
2010 "VOCA 2010 The Vision of Contemporary Art" The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo, Japan
"The Doors of Perception II" Kirakutei, Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi, Japan
"Passion Fruits Picked from The Olbricht Collection" me Collectors Room Berlin, Germany
"Unique Commons, Art & Design Center" Nagoya University of Arts, Aichi, Japan
"FACES" 1223 Gendaikaiga, Tokyo, Japan
2009 "FLOWERS AND LANDSCAPE, Claude Monet and Young Japanese Artists: Shinji Ohmaki, Mika Ninagawa, and Satoko Nachi" Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto, Japan
"neoneo Part2 [girls]" Takahashi Collection Hibiya, Tokyo, Japan
2007 "The 26th Outstanding Rising Artists Exhibition: presented by Sompo Japan Fine Art Foundation" Sieji Togo Memorial Sompo Japan Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan
"The Rising Young Artists Supporting Project" Aichi Arts Center, Japan
"daily work 2007" dot, Aichi, Japan
"GIRLEXHIBITION" L Gallery, Aichi, Japan
2006 "Homemade" +gallery, Aichi, Japan
2005 "daily work" dot, Aichi, Japan

Public collections

Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto
Domus Collection
The JAPIGOZZI Collection
Olbricht Collection
TAKAHASHI COLLECTION