Toru Kuwakubo

*Please click Photos for largest images.

1978 Born in Kanagawa, Japan
2002 B.F.A., Tama Art University, Tokyo, Japan

Solo exhibition

"One Wonderful Day Which Cannot Be Forgotten" Tomio Koyama Gallery Singapore, Singapore

”The Sea by Night and Day” The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation, London, England
”Toru Kuwakubo exhibition” 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

"Out of Noise" GALLERY HYUNDAI Gangnam Space, Seoul, Korea
"Telling of Sea, Telling of Painter" Tokyo Wonder Site Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan

"World Citizens with the White Boxes" Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

"Women Living by the Sea" doART Gallery, Seoul, Korea
"SCENERY OF TOMORROW" bendixen contemporary art, Copenhagen, Denmark

"Illusion of the Sea Ebbing Away" Galerie Davide Gallo, Berlin, Germany
"sleepless women" Gallery Stump Kamakura, Kanagawa, Japan

"The Flower of Hole in the Sand" Project Room / Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
"Drawings" TKGY at lammfromm, Tokyo, Japan
"BLOOMFIELD" Tokyo Wonder Site Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo Wonder Site, Hongo, Tokyo, Japan

Pepper's Loft Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Group exhibition

"Group exhibition by Tomio Koyama Gallery" TOLOT/heuristic SHINONOME, Tokyo, Japan
”Ginza Mitsukoshi x Tomio Koyama Gallery, Art Sellection” Gallery, Ginza Mitsukoshi, Tokyo, Japan
”Taguchi Art Collection : TAG-TEN☆” Matsumoto City Museum of Art, Nagano, Japan

"Tokyo Painting II | Mindscape between interior and exterior" Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
"Wonderful My Art" Kawaguchiko Museum of Art, Yamanashi, Japan
"Education, education and education" Kurashiki University of Science and the Arts, Building 11 Zone, Okayama, Japan [ Traveled to: GALLERY HIRAMINE, Kagoshima, Japan ]
"Ginza Mitsukoshi × Tomio Koyama Gallery Art Selection" Ginza Mitsukoshi 8th Floor Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
"Why not live for Art? II - 9 collectors reveal their treasures" Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
"Site: Place of Memories, Spaces with Potential" Hiroshima MOCA, Hiroshima, Japan
”Die Tanzende Bilder - The Essence of Taguchi Art Collection” Spiral Garden, Tokyo, Japan
"D Art Biennale 3rd exhibition" Daitec Sakae, Aichi, Japan

"KISS THE HEART #1" Isetan Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
"Azamino Contemporary vol.2 Viewpoints Drawing & Painting" Yokohama Civic Art Gallery Azamino, Kanagawa, Japan
"VOCA 2012" The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo, Japan
"Painting Never Dies" YUKA TSURUNO, Tokyo, Japan
”Blindsight”MA2Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

"Temporary Exhibition : Art in an Office" Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi, Japan
"Taguchi Art Collection, Global New Art" Seiji Togo Memorial Sompo Japan Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan
"Reflections in collaboration with Tomio Koyama Gallery" ford PROJECT, New York, USA

"Paintings by Four Artists" Tomio Koyama Gallery Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan
"Artist File 2010 : The NACT Annual Show of Contemporary Art" The National Art Center, Tokyo
3331 Arts Chiyoda Grand Opening Exhibition "3331 Presents Tokyo : Part1", 3331 Arts chiyoda 1st Floor Exhibition Space, Tokyo, Japan

"Happy New Year(s)" bendixen Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
"TOKYO WONDER WALL 2000-2009 10 years! " Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

"Portrait Session" NADiff, Tokyo / Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan
"Summer Show" Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo

Yokohama Shimin Gallery, Kanagawa, Japan
"The Artists of Tokyo Wonder Wall" Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Promnard Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
"Tokyo Wonder Wall" Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Public collection

Toyota Art Collection
Takamatsu City Museum of Art
Takahashi Collection
Flowerman Collection
The Dai-ichi Mutual Life Insurance Company
The JAPIGOZZI Collection
The Taguchi Art Collection


the First Prize at the 3rd D-Art Biennale

VOCA Encouragement Prize

The 3rd Koji Kinutani Prize, The Mainichi Newspapers

  • Toru Kuwakubo
  • 1978 Born in Kanagawa, Japan

 Toru Kuwakubo :Archives

 Upcoming exhibitions

  • [8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery]
    Diego Singh
    Yes No Thank You
    2015. 6. 10th(wed.) - 6. 29th(mon.)

More Upcoming exhibition