Yuuki Horiuchi


Yuuki Horiuchi (b. 1990, Nara Japan) lives and works in Tokyo and Nara, Japan.
The major theme of her works centers around the connection between everyday life and universality. She aims to indirectly show how our lives are connecting with nature, history, society and a variety of universal things. She adopts various methods and media into her installation, including paintings and drawings, video, 8mm film, photographs, and sculpture.

She graduated at the top of the class in Oil Painting course and received her B.F.A. from the Tokyo University of the Arts in 2015, and the M.F.A. in 2018. She also studied at the Glasgow School of Art, the United Kingdom in 2016 as an exchange student.
Yuuki's work has been exhibited internationally and domestically, including at London Summer Intensive Showcase: Work in Progress, Camden Arts Center, London (UK 2019); Helen at the Mountain, Tetsuo’s Garage(curated by Anne Eastman, Troedsson Villa), Nikko (JP 2018); Imitation. Fire. Place, Solo Exhibition at Central Saint Martins, London (UK 2018); Pn -Powers of PLAY-, Chinretsukan Gallery at The University Art Museum, Tokyo (JP 2018); Drift, Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo (JP 2015); Young Artist Weeks 2014, PUMA STORE OSAKA, Osaka (JP 2014). She has completed international artist residencies over the last few years in London and Germany. Yuuki has also been selected for several awards, scholarships and grants including the University Collection Prize from Tokyo University of the Arts, Art Project Ideas 2017 from Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, and Nomura Foundation Grants for Arts & Culture.


CV

Education
2018 M.F.A., Oil Painting course, Faculty of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts
2016 Glasgow School of Art (exchange program)
2015 B.F.A., Oil Painting course, Faculty of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts (graduated top of the course)


Residency programs
2019 London Summer Intensive, Camden Arts Centre & Slade School of Fine Art, London
2018 PILOTENKUECHE, Leipzig, Germany
2018 Youkobo Art Space(Y-AIR Exchange), Tokyo
2018 The Central Saint Martins Associate Studio Programmes(Y-AIR Exchange), London

Exhibitions
2020
Ai mi Tagai 2020, Central Saint Martins, London (postponed)
Flatland, White Conduit Projects, London(postponed)
3331 Art Fair 2020, 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo
2019
Ultramarine, Kodama Gallery, Tokyo
Open Studio, Slade Studios, Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London
London Summer Intensive Showcase: Work in Progress, Camden Arts Center, London
Ai mi Tagai, Denchu Hirakushi House and Atelier, Tokyo
May, Igai Studio, Tokyo
Dare you do this!? FFFF it!, Warehouse No.7, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
2018
SPOOR, Pilotenkueche, Leipzig
Speech Bubble, Alte Handelsschule, Leipzig
I Accept the Cookies, Ping Pong, Leipzig
Conservation for the Arts; Thinking on Techne, The University Art Museum, Tokyo
Helen at the Mountain, Tetsuo’s Garage(by Troedsson Villa), Nikko
London/Tokyo Y-AIR Exchange Program 2018 Research Report Exhibition, Youkobo Art Space, Tokyo
VIdeo Field, Youkobo Art Space, Tokyo
Imitation. Fire. Place, Solo Exhibition, Central Saint Martins, London
Pn -Powers of PLAY-, Chinretsukan Gallery, The University Art Museum, Tokyo
Bleached Identity, Wandering Poetry, Yokohama Civic Art Gallery, Yokohama
Master’s Graduation Exhibition, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo
2017
 

Art Project Ideas 2017, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima
Ishibashi Foundation Traveling Scholarship Program Exhibition, Chinretsukan Gallery, The University Art Museum, Tokyo
Rêver 2074, The University Art Museum, Tokyo
2016
INCIDENTS 2016, Hachinohe-shuzo, Aomori
2015
Ishibashi Foundation Traveling Scholarship Group Exhibition 2016, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo
Harf-Understood, Harf-Collapse, Harf-Open, Chinretsukan Gallery, The University Art Museum, Tokyo
Dead Henge / Esthetic, Higure17-15cas, Tokyo
Drift, Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo

Spring Board 2015, Ueno Station Gallery, Tokyo
Graduation Exhibition, Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo
2014
Star Chart & the Radio Star, solo exhibition at Nao Nakamura, Tokyo
Young Artist Weeks 2014, PUMA STORE OSAKA, Osaka

after 10,000 years, Cashi-garou in cashi, Tokyo

Tropical Forest, yuga gallery, Tokyo
Ping Pong!, 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo
2013
5ARTS in a Week, Tokyo University of the arts, Tokyo
2012
Imagine in a Tank, Tokyo University of the arts Art Space, Tokyo

Talks & Events
2019 Weekend Study Hall, Igai Studio, Tokyo
2019 Dare you do this!? FFFF it! Panel Discussion, VT Art Salon, Taipei, Taiwan
2018 Pn -Powers of PLAY- Artists Talk Session, Chinretsukan Gallery, The University Art Museum, Tokyo

Prizes, Grants and Scholarships
2019 EU-Japan Fest Japan Committee (Reserch travel to Novi Sad, Serbia)
2018 Nomura Foundation Grants for Arts & Culture
2017 

Art Project Ideas 2017, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art
2016 JASSO Student Exchange Support Program
2015-2016, 2017-2018 JASSO Scholarship Repayment Exemption with Excellent Grades
2015-2016, 2017-2018 Full tuition discount, Tokyo University of the Arts
2015
 Ishibashi Foundation Traveling Scholarship

2015
 Mr. O Commemoration Prize
2015
 University Collection Prize

Collection
The University Art Museum, Tokyo University of the Arts



email: horiuchiyuuki911@gmail.com
web: https://yuukihoriuchi.com