Satoshi Hirose

  • Beans Cosmos 2017 acrylic resin, gold, diamond, plastic, glass beads, sweetgum, nuts, map φ15 cm ©︎Satoshi Hirose
  • 廣瀬智央 Satoshi Hirose Beans Cosmos 2015 Legume,pasta,gold,acrylicresin,marble,map,plastic,fruitofsweetgum,metasequoia h.25.0xw.25.0xd.25.0cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • 廣瀬智央 Satoshi Hirose Beans Cosmos 2015 Legume,pasta,gold,acrylicresin,marble,map,plastic,fruitofsweetgum,metasequoia h.25.0xw.25.0xd.25.0cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • Installation view from “Cherubino” at 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2013 © Satoshi Hirose photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • Installation view from “Cherubino” at 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2013 © Satoshi Hirose photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • Installation view from “Cherubino” at 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2013 © Satoshi Hirose photo by Kenji Takahashi
  • 廣瀬智央 Satoshi Hirose Untitled 2013 ballpointinkandpaperonpanel 29.5x29.5cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • 廣瀬智央 Satoshi Hirose Beans Cosmos 2013 Acrylicresin,map,plastic,beans,gold,nuts h.10.0xw.10.0xd.10.0cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • 廣瀬智央 Satoshi Hirose Mythology of Beans 2010 Legume(Soybean,Azukibean,Mungbean,Cowpea,Lentil,Chickpea,Mothbean,Pea,Uradbean),acrylicresin h.180.0xw.5.0xd.5.0cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • 廣瀬智央 Satoshi Hirose Monolith 2010 acrylicresin,pasta,color h.31.0xw.14.0xd.3.5cm ©Satoshi Hirose
  • Installation view from “il giardino dei sensi” at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2008 © Satoshi Hirose photo by Kei Okano
  • Installation view from “il giardino dei sensi” at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2008 © Satoshi Hirose photo by Kei Okano
  • Installation view from “il giardino dei sensi” at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2008 © Satoshi Hirose photo by Kei Okano
  • Installation view from “il giardino dei sensi” at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2008 © Satoshi Hirose photo by Kei Okano
  • Installation view from “il giardino dei sensi” at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2008 © Satoshi Hirose photo by Kei Okano
  • Installation view from “il giardino dei sensi” at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, 2008 © Satoshi Hirose photo by Kei Okano
  • installation view from il giardino dei sensi at Tomio Koyama Gallery, 2008 © Satoshi Hirose
  • 廣瀬智央 SatoshiHirose Untitled 2008 pigment, beans,resin,wax 250.0x250.0cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • オレンジの樹の家 Casa del albelo di arancia, 2006 steel, acrylic, tree, or orange tree, or ange, sail and LED 580.0 x 208.0 x 208.0cm installation view from The Distance for Touching the Sky atThe Sculpture Garden Museum VANGI MUSEO, 2006 © Satoshi Hirose
  • Stelliner - porch, 2006 acrylic regin, pasta, acrylic and granite 215.0 x 50.0 x 90.0cm installation view from The Distance for Touching the Sky atThe Sculpture Garden Museum VANGI MUSEO, 2006 © Satoshi Hirose
  • BLUE BOX, 2005 acrylic box and mixed media 27.3 x 19.3 x 14.3cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • BLUE BOX, 2005 acrylic box and mixed media 27.3 x 19.3 x 14.3cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • untitiled, 2004 ink and color pencil on paper 14.9 x 12.2cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • Casa del rosmalino/verde (Rosemary house/green), 2004 wood, bag, glass and rosemary 32.0 x 34.0 x 34.5cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • Casa del turmeric/giallo (Turmeric house/yellow), 2004 wood, bag, glass and turmeric 32.0 x 34.0 x 34.5cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • Torre della furtta (fruit tower), 2004 wood, glass, aluminium, orange and plant 32.5 x 32.5 x 150.0cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • Casa del peper oncino rosso/azzuro (red pepper house/bule), 2004 wood, glass, aluminium, red pepper and paint 33.0 x 39.5 x 80.0cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • I build house series 1995-2004, 1995-2004 © Satoshi Hirose
  • Casa della dolce (Sweets house), 2003 wood, wheel, aluminium and sweets 30.0 x 39.0 x 48.0cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • Alagha 1998, 2002 C-print mounted on plexiglas 120.0 x 180.0cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • installation view of "Beans Cosmos, 2002 © Satoshi Hirose
  • installation view from Lemon Project 03, 2001 © Satoshi Hirose
  • installation view of Archipelago (teatro), 2001 © Satoshi Hirose
  • Cosmos, 2000 18K gold, seed and glass 10.0 x 11.0 x 8.0cm © Satoshi Hirose
  • installation view from Project A.P.O., 1999 © Satoshi Hirose
  • 1993 newspaper and paper © Satoshi Hirose
  • world map 01, 1991 map and needle 10.0 x 10.0 x 10.0cm © Satoshi Hirose

Satoshi Hirose was born in 1963 in Tokyo. He graduated from Tama Art University in 1989 and two years later he received an Italian government scholarship and moved to Italy. In 1996-97, he stayed in Italy under POLA Art Foundation Grants Program. He then completed a degree at Milan’s Brera Academy of Fine Arts in 1997, and studied in New York under Japanese Government Overseas Study Program for Artists provided by the Agency for Cultural Affairs in 2008-09. He is currently based in Milan and Tokyo.
His major solo exhibitions include “Lemon Project 03” (The Ginza Art Space, Tokyo, 1997), “Paradiso- Criterium 34” (Contemporary Art Center, Art Tower Mito, Ibaraki, Japan, 1998), “2001” (Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, 2000), and in more recent years “Heteronym” (Galleria Umberto Di Marino, Napoli, 2015), and “Vis à Vis Flâneur – SATOSHI HIROSE” (Fondazione Molise Cultura, Campobasso, Italy, 2016).

He has presented work in numerous group exhibitions including “Neo Tokyo” (Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, 2001), and “Beppu Contemporary Art Festival 2012: Mixed Bathing World” (Beppu City, Oita, Japan, 2012), as well as a commission “Your Sky, My Sky: sky project for Arts Maebashi” Arts Maebashi, Gunma, Japan (2013). He has held five solo exhibitions at Tomio Koyama Gallery in 2000, 2005, 2008, 2009, ad 2013. Hirose also has worked on commissions in collaboration with companies.This July, he is creating an artwork in the new building of PeptiDream, a pharmaceutical company that pursues drug development.

Solo exhibitions

2017 “A Cosmology from Forest” 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2016 “Flanêr” Limosano e Fondazione Molise Cultura, Campobasso, Italy
2015 "Heteronym" Galleria Umberto Di Marino, Napoli, Italy
2013 "Cherubino" 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2012 "Winter Garden" Galleria Maria Grazia Del Prete, Roma, Italy
2009 "Angelus Novus" Galleria Maria Grazia Del Prete, Roma, Italy
"Vertumnus" Art space, Itamuro Onsen Daikokuya, Tochigi, Japan
TKG Daikanyama, Tokyo, Japan
2008 "Microcosm" Umberto Di Marino Arte Contemporanea, Napoli, Italy
"il giardino dei sensi" Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2005 "BLUE BOX" Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2004 "Pas au de-la" UmbertoDi Marino Arte Contemporanea, Giuliano, Napoli, Italy
2003 "Traveller" nicolafornello gallery, Turin, Italy
"Transit" TKGY at lammfromm, Tokyo, Japan
"Deep Forest" Spiral/ Wacoal Art Center, Tokyo, Japan
2002 "Beans Cosmos" Hiroshima Park Building Street Gallery, Mitsubishi Jisho, Hiroshima, Japan
2001 "Venezia, Krungthep" Project 304, Bangkok, Thailand
2000 "cote d'azur" B-Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan
"day, day, day..." Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
1999 "Project A.P.O." Sagacho Exhibit Space/sagacho bis, Tokyo, Japan
"Viaggio" Spiral/Wacoal Art Center, Tokyo, Japan
"Barcheggio (Boating)" Murazzi del Po, Turin, Italy
1998 "Birth 2000" Gallery Mssohkan, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan
"Paradiso- Criterium 34" Contemporary Art Center, Art Tower Mito, Ibaraki, Japan
"Tra-mite" Hyperion Arte Contemporanea, Turin, Italy
1997 "Lemon Project 03" The Ginza Art Space, Tokyo, Japan
"Luce Rosa" Project for ATM, Milano, Italy
"Satoshi Hirose" Casa degli Artisti, Milano, Italy
1996 "Una Volta" Recent Gallery, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
1993 Domicilio" Spazio Via Tosi, Milano, Italy

Group exhibitions

2018 "Processo alla Natura" Curated by Nicoletta Daldanise, Spazio Maria Calderara, Milano, Italy
2016 "FOOD SCAPE - WE ARE WHAT WE EAT" Arts Maebashi Gallery, Gunma, Japan
"Forest of Expression: Art as a Communal Act" Arts Maebashi Gallery, Gunma, Japan
2015 Gallery Fleur, Kyoto Seika University,Japan
2014 "The great illusion" Gallery of Art, Temple University, Roma, Italy
"Ginza Mitsukoshi x Tomio Koyama Gallery, Art Sellection" Gallery, Ginza Mitsukoshi, Tokyo, Japan
2013 "Collection: on this planet" Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum, Shizuoka, Japan
"Why? Because the life…" Galleria Umberto Di Marino, Napoli, Italy
"Cho-Kyoto 2013, Contemporary Art @ Today's Machiya in Kyoto" Today's Machiya in Kyoto, Model House Exhibition Place KYOMO, Kyoto, Japan
Arts Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
2012 "Beppu Contemporary Art Festival 2012: Mixed Bathing World" Around Beppu City, Oita, Japan (Hamawaki Row Houses; permanent exhibition as accommodation facility)
2011 "Temporary Exhibition: Art in an Office" Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi, Japan
"Four Dimensions" Banca Akros, Milano, Italy
"Cho-Kyoto" Shosei-en Garden (Kikoku-tei, Higashihonganji), Kyoto, Japan
2010 "Contemporary Art Biennare Of Fukushima" Fukushima Prefectural Culture Center, Fukushima, Japan
2007 "Passage to the Future: Art from a New Generation in Japan" (traveling exhibition)
2006 "The Distance for Touching the Sky" Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum, Shizuoka, Japan
2005 "A dot and a net" Saitama Modern Art Museum, Saitama, Japan
2004 "Passage to the Future: Young Japanese Artists" Istituto Giapponese di Cultura, Roma, Italy
"Officina Asia, Rete Emilia Romagna" Gallera d'Arte Moderna, Bologna/ Galleia Comunale d'Arte, Cesena/ Palazzo dell'Arengo, Rimini, Italy
"Why not live for art?" Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
"Spaces for you -stepping out !" The Miyagi Museum of Art, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
"Exit Pistoia" Studio Allerruzio, Pistoia, Italy
"Passage to the Future: Young Japanese Artists" Sintra Morerna Art Museum, Sintra, Portugal
2003 "Opening Exhibition" Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
"Sur-face: on the Threshold" Istituto Giapponese di Cultura, Roma, Italy
"Premio Fondazione Michetti" Fondazione Michetti, Francavilla al Mare, Italy
"An Exchange Diary" Osaka City Hospital, Osaka, Japan
"Cross Section 2" De Nederlandsche Cacaofabriek, Heldmon, Netherlands
"Luoghi d'affezione" Paesaggio-Passaggio, Ikob Internationales Kunstzentrum Ostbelgien, Eupen, Belgium
"Take Art Collection 2003" Spiral/ Wacoal Art Center, Tokyo, Japan
2002 "Per una mobilita’ fenomenologica della forma" Galleria Pio Monti, Roma, Italy
"Real_interface: Swimming across Your Eyes" Space_Ima, Seoul, South Korea
"Full Contact" Galleria Civica d'Arte Contemporarea di Siracusa, Siracusa, Italy
"Beyond the blue - Claud Monet×Satoshi Hirose" Asahi Beer Oyamazaki Villa Museum, Kyoto, Japan
"Architetture del Colore" Umberto Di Marino Arte Contemporanea, Giugliano, Napoli, Italy
"Emotional Site" Saga-cho buldingd, Tokyo, Japan
2001 "Crossing spirit" TENT, Rotterdam Visual Art Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands
"Super future" Luigi Pecci Contemporary Art Center, Prato, Italy
"Neo Tokyo" Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
2000 "Periscopio 2000" Casina Roma, San Donato Milanese, Milano, Italy
"Tama vivant 2000" Tama Art University Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
"Percorsi dello spirito anno duemilla" EXMA, Galleria Comunale d'Arte Cagliari, Italy
"Piu' vasto del misurato 2000" Link, Sassari, Italy
"Weihnachten 2000" Galerie Stadt Sindelfingen, Germany
1999 "L'immagine rinnovata" I sotterranei dell'arte, Monte Crasso, Switzerland
"Appesi ad un filo" En Plein Air Arte Contemporanea, Pinerolo, Turin, Italy
"Frame" Galleria Biagiotti Arte Contemporanea, Firenze, Italy
"Piu' vasto del misurato" Microbo Erotico Projectroom, Milano, Italy
1998 "Ende/ Neu" Recent Museum of Contemporary Art, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
"Percorsi dello Spirito" Cittadella dei Musei, Cagliari, Italy
"Interni d'artista" Villa Arredamenti, Liscate, Melzo, Italy
1996 "Per Piacere" Project Room il Corridoio, Milano, Italy
1995 "Chiang Mai Social Installation" Chiang Mai City, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Little Aperto, Venezia, Italy

Performance

2013 "Your Sky, My Sky : sky project for Arts Maebashi" Arts Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
2002 "Lemon Project 03" Galleria Civica d'arte contemporarea di Siracusa, Siracusa, Italy
2001 "Lemon Project 03" Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia
"Cool down" Project 304, Bangkok, Thailand
1999 "Barcheggio" Murazzi del Po, Turin, Italy
1998 "Per Piacere" Project Room il Corridoio, Milano, Italy
"Lemon Project 03" Hyperion Arte Contemporanea, Turin, Italy
1997 "Lemon Project 03" The Ginza Art Space, Tokyo, Japan
"Present / Eternity" Casa degli Artisti, Milano, Italy
1996 "Ikirareta Tochi" Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
1995 "Dipingere sull'acqua" Darsena, Milano, Italy
1992 "Dipingere sull'acqua" Borgo Po, Turin, Italy

Public collections

Arts Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
Asahi Brew, Oyamazaki Villa Museum, Kyoto
Fondazione Molise Culutura, Campobasso, Italy
Microsoft Art Collection, Redmond, USA
Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
PeptiDream Inc., Kanagawa, Japan
Sagacho Exhibit Space, Tokyo
Saiseikai Fukuoka General Hospital, Japan
Shiseido Company, Limited., Tokyo
SURUGA Bank Ltd., Shizuoka, Japan
The Japan Foundation, Tokyo
Toyota Art Collection, Aichi, Japan
Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum, Shizuoka, Japan