Shinro Ohtake

7 Sep-6 Oct 2022
PV 7 Sep 2022, 6.30-8.30pm


greengrassi is pleased to announce Shinro Ohtake’s first solo exhibition at the gallery. The show will feature a series of recent pasted pictures from 2022, and a selection of gelatine silver prints from the first Retina/Dark Fever series (1988-91). 

Shinro Ohtake was born in 1955 in Tokyo Japan. Major solo exhibitions of his work have been held at the Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto / Contemporary Art Gallery, Art Tower Mito (2019); Parasol unit, London (2014); Takamatsu Art Museum (2013); Marugame Genichiro-Inokuma Museum of Contemporary Art, Kagawa (2013); Art Sonje Center, Seoul; Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art / Fukuoka Art Museum (2007); and the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo (2006). 

Group exhibitions include the National Museum of Art, Osaka (2018); the New Museum, New York (2016); and Barbican Art Gallery, London (2016). Among the many international art festivals in which Ohtake has participated are Hawai’i Triennial (2022), the 9th Asia Pacific Triennial (2018), Yokohama Triennale (2014), the 55th Venice Biennale (2013), documenta 13 (2012), the 8th Gwangju Biennale (2010), and The Setouchi Triennale (2010, ‘13, ‘16, ‘19’, ‘22). 

The artist's major retrospective at The National Museum of Modern Art in Tokyo will open on November 1st 2022. 


Shinro Ohtake press release