Exhibition History

Arakawa at opening of Mistakes of Forming Blank (Forming Space), Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York, 1985

Selected Solo Exhibitions

1960           

Another Graveyard, Muramatsu Gallery, Tokyo

1961          

Arakawa Shusaku, Mudo Gallery, Tokyo

1963          

Arakawa, Galerie Schmela, Düsseldorf

1964           

Arakawa: Dieagrams, Dwan Gallery, Los Angeles       

Peintures de Arakawa, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels          

Arakawa, Zuni Gallery, Buffalo

1965           

Arakawa, Galerie Schmela, Düsseldorf

Shusaku Arakawa, Minami Gallery, Tokyo

Arakawa, Galleria dell’Ariete, Milan

Arakawa, Wuttembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart

1966           

Arakawa: For Instance, Instant, Dwan Gallery, New York

Arakawa, Dwan Gallery, Los Angeles

Arakawa, Wide White Space, Antwerp

Arakawa, Galerie Schmela, Düsseldorf

Arakawa, Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven

1967           

Shusaku Arakawa, Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal

Shusaku Arakawa, Galerie Seyfried, Munich

Shusaku Arakawa, Galleria Schwarz, Milan

Arakawa, Dwan Gallery, New York

1968           

Arakawa, Galerie Lauter, Mannheim

1969           

Arakawa, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris

Arakawa, Minami Gallery, Tokyo

Arakawa: Decisive Evidence, Dwan Gallery, New York

Arakawa, Galleria Schwarz, Milan

1970     

Arakawa: Peintures Recentes, Musée National d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris

Shusaku Arakawa, Hannover Kunstverein, Hannover

Arakawa, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe

Shusaku Arakawa, Japanese Pavilion, XXXV Venice Biennale

1971           

Arakawa, Harcus-Krakow Gallery, Boston

Arakawa, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris

Arakawa, Galeria Schwarz, Milan

Arakawa, Angela Flowers Gallery, London

Arakawa, ROSC Show, Dublin

Mechanismus der Bedeutung, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt (toured: Kunsthalle Hamburg; Hamburg; Kunsthalle Bern; Nationalgalerie Berlin; Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich)

Arakawa, Onnasch Galerie, Cologne

1972

Arakawa, Galerie van de Loo, Munich

Arakawa, Galerie Art in Progress, Zurich

Arakawa: NO! Says the Room, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

1973           

Arakawa, Galleria La Bertesca, Genoa

Arakawa, John C Stoller & Co., Minneapolis

Arakawa, Daytons Gallery 12, Minneapolis

Arakawa: Paintings and Drawings, Margot Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles

Arakawa, Fendrick Gallery, Washington D.C.

1974           

Arakawa, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis

Arakawa, Galleria L’Uomo e L’Arte, Milano and Bergamo

Arakawa, Foster Gallery, Eau Claire

Arakawa, Margot Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles

A Forgettance (Exhaustion and Exhumed), Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

Arakawa, Galerie Art in Progress, Munich

Arakawa: Recent Prints, The Museum of Modern Art, New York

1975           

Arakawa, Galerie Art in Progress, Düsseldorf

Arakawa, Galerie Aronowitsch, Stockholm

Arakawa, Pasquale Trisorio, Naples

Arakawa, Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati

Shusaku Arakawa, Paula Becker-Modersohn Haus, Bremen

Arakawa, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris

Arakawa, Grafikk, Sonja Henie-Onstad Kunstzentrum, Oslo

Arakawa, Michael Berger Gallery, Pittsburgh

1976           

Arakawa: The Signified or If, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts

Arakawa, Multiples, Inc., New York

Arakawa, Galeria 42, Barcelona

Arakawa, Galerie Art in Progress, Munich

Arakawa, Rubicon Gallery, Los Angeles

Arakawa Prints 1965-1975, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto

Arakawa Prints, Minami Gallery, Tokyo

Shusaku Arakawa, I.C.C. Anterwerp, Antwerp

Arakawa: Selected Prints 1965-1976, Dorothy Rosenthal Gallery, Chicago

Arakawa: A Decade of Prints, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles

1977           

Arakawa, Städtische Kunsthalle, Düsseldorf

Le Signifie ou Si, Galerie Maeght, Paris

Arakawa, Galerie Art in Progress, Düsseldorf

Arakawa, Valeur Gallery, Nagoya

Arakawa, Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogota

Arakawa Graphics, University of Wisconsin Art History Gallery, Milwaukee

1978           

Print Works 1965-1979, Gallery Takagi, Nagoya

Arakawa, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

Arakawa, Nationalgalerie, Berlin

Arakawa, Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Johanneum, Graz

Arakawa: Recent Paintings, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles

1979           

Arakawa, Thirty-six Drawings from the Collection of Shirly and Miles Fiterman, The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis

Arakawa, The Seibu Museum of Art, Tokyo

Arakawa: The Mechanism of Meaning, The National Museum of Art, Osaka

Arakawa, Stadtische Kunstsammlungen, Ludwigshafen

Arakawa: Oil Paintings 1, 2, Gallery Takagi, Nagoya

Arakawa Prints, Fuji TV Gallery, Tokyo

Arakawa Print Works 1965-1979, Prefectural Musem of Modern Art, Kobe

Arakawa, Multiples Inc. Gallery, New York

Arakawa: Recent Paintings, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

Arakawa: 1961-65, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

Arakawa Prints, Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown

1980           

Arakawa: New York, John C. Stoller & Co., Minneapolis

Arakawa: Paintings-Drawings, Gloria Luria Gallery, Palm Beach

Arakawa, Galerie Maeght, Zurich

Arakawa: Original Posters 1966-1979, Gallery Takagi, Nagoya

Arakawa: New Prints 1979-1980, Gallery Takagi, Nagoya

Arakawa: Recent Prints, Michael Berger Gallery, Pittsburgh

1981           

Arakawa: Bilder und Zeichnungen 1962-1981, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich (Toured: Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover)

Arakawa, The Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago

Arakawa: Recent Prints, Dorothy Rosenthal Gallery, Chicago

Arakawa: New Prints 1980-1981, Gallery Takagi, Nagoya

Arakawa: Recent Prints, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

Arakawa: Aspects of Blank, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, Uptown Gallery, New York

Early Works, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, Uptown Gallery, New York

1982           

Arakawa: Five Oil Paintings, Gallery Takagi, Nagoya

Arakawa: Matrix 72, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford

Aspect of Blank, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris

Arakawa, Galerie Maeght, Paris

Arakawa Prints, Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles

Complete Prints, Tokushima Cultural Center, Tokushima

Prints of Arakawa, Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Hyogo

1983           

Atmospheric Resemblances (A Life of Blank), Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

Arakawa: Print Works 1965-1983, Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art, Kitakyushu

Arakawa: Space as Intention, Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art, Kitakyushu

Arakawa: The Mechanism of Meaning, University Art Museum of New Mexico, Albuquerque

Shusaku Arakawa, Galleria Milano, Milan 

1984           

Arakawa, Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea, Milan

Arakawa: Recent Drawings, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield

Arakawa: New Prints, Gallery Takagi, Nagoya

Arakawa, Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey

Arakawa 1966-1969, Inoue Gallery, Tokyo

Arakawa: Print Works, Kaneko Art Gallery, Tokyo

Arakawa: Recent Painting and Drawings, N-1 Studio, Nagoya

1985           

Mistakes of Blank (Forming Space), Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

Arakawa, Arnold Herstand Gallery, New York

1986           

Arakawa, Gallery Blu, Milan

Arakawa, Shuzo Takiguchi: The Desire of the Diagram, Satani Gallery, Tokyo

Arakawa, Emily Davis Gallery, Akron

Arakawa: Paintings to Read, The Contemporary Art Gallery, Tokyo

1987           

Arakawa: The Fiction of Place, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

Arakawa: Prints, Von Straaten Gallery, Chicago

Arakawa, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris

1988           

Arakawa: Early Works 1961-62 at New York, Satani Gallery, Tokyo

The Mechanism of Meaning, The Seibu Museum of Art, Tokyo

Arakawa: Recent Paintings, Gallery Takagi, Nagoya

The Mechanism of Meaning, The Museum of Modern Art, Seibu Takanawa, Karuizawa

Arakawa: Maateriality, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

Arakawa, Galerie Isy Brachot, Brussels

Arakawa, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Kobe

1990           

The Exhibition of Shusaku Arakawa -To Atsuschi Mitakawa, Touko Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo

Arakawa, The Process in Question, Joseloff Gallery, West Hartford

Arakawa, daadgalerie, Berlin

Complete Prints of Shusaku Arakawa, Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art, Kitakyushu

Paintings for Closed Eyes, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

1991           

Constructing the Perceiver - Arakawa: Experimental Works, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (Toured: The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto; Matsuzakaya Art Museum, Nagoya)

Arakawa: Untitled, Satani Gallery, Tokyo

1992          

Arakawa, Busche Galerie, Cologne

Arakawa: Recent Prints, Gallery Takagi, Nagoya

1993           

Arakawa, Busche Galerie, Berlin

1994           

Arakawa: Drawings 1961-74, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo

1995           

Arakawa Raum, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf

1997           

Arakawa: Early Drawings & Paintings, 1960-1963, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

1999           

Drawing from The Mechanism of Meaning, Saison Art Program gallery, Tokyo

2005            

Analyzing the Art of Arakawa Shusaku, The Nagoya City Art Museum, Nagoya

2008            

Shusaku Arakawa: The Works at Mudo Gallery in 1961, Gallery Art Unlimited, Tokyo

Shusaku Arakawa: Print Works, Gifu Collection of Modern Arts, Gifu

2009            

Shusaku Arakawa: Diagrams, Gifu Collection of Modern Arts, Gifu

Sawashima Collection: Shusaku Arakawa, Kyokusyou Bijutsukan, Gifu

2010            

Funeral Bioengineering to Not to Die – Early Works by Arakawa Shusaku, National Museum of Art, Osaka

Homage to Arakawa from The Mechanism of Meaning I, Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art

2011           

Homage to ARAKAWA from The Mechanism of Meaning II, Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art

Homage to ARAKAWA III, Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art

2012           

The Meaning of “Mistake” by Arakawa, Nagoya City Art Museum, Nagoya

Shusaku Arakawa &, The Museum of Fine Arts, GIFU, Gifu

2013           

Shusaku Arakawa: Portrait of a Thought, Gifu Collection of Modern Arts, Gifu

2014           

Trajectory of Shusaku Arakawa: Beyond the Reversible Destiny, Aizuyaichi Museum, Tokyo

MOMAS Collection II - Viewing as if Reading: Shusaku Arakawa’s Paintings, The Museum of Modern Art, Saitama, Saitama

 

Screenings

1969           

Why Not, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

1971           

For Example, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions with Madeline Gins

1990           

Building Sensoriums 1973-1990, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York

1995

Reversible Destiny Houses, Busche Galerie, Berlin

1997           

Reversible Destiny - Arakawa/Gins, Guggenheim Museum Soho, New York

1998           

The City as the Art Form of the Next Millennium, NTT InterCommunication Center [ICC], Tokyo

1999            

Arakawa/Gins: Site of Reversible Destiny, The Museum of Modern Art, GIFU, Gifu

2004           

Arakawa+Gins: Architecture Against Death, Nagoya University of Arts, Art & Design Center, Nagoya

2010            

Arakawa+Gins: Reversible Destiny Projects, Kyoto Institute of Technology Museum and Archives, Kyoto

Art Today 2010: Shusaku Arakawa + Madeline Gins, Sezon Museum of Modern Art, Karuizawa

2012           

Arakawa+Gins Reversible Destiny to be continued, Gallery Art Unlimited, Tokyo

2016           

Explorations of Arakawa + Gins, Gallery Art Unlimited, Tokyo