Born in 1969 in Cupa, Japan
Lives and works in Saitama, Tokyo, Japan

MR.

Mr. was born in cupa in 1969. He is graduated from the Sokei Academy of Fine Art and Design, Japan

SOLO SHOWS

2016
"Tokyo, the City I Know, at Dusk: It's Like a Hollow In My Heart", Galerie Perrotin Seoul, South Korea

2015
"lost", Hidari Zingaro, Tokyo, Japan

2014
"LIVE ON: MR.’S JAPANESE NEO-POP", Asian Art Museum, Seattle, USA

2013
“Sweeet!”, Galerie Perrotin, Hong Kong

2012
“Metamorphosis : Give Me Your Wings”, Lehmann Maupin, New York, USA

2010
“Solo Exhibition” Leeahn Gallery, Daegu, South Korea

2008
“Nobody Dies”, Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris, France
Lehmann Maupin, New York, USA

2007 Lehmann Maupin, New York, USA

2006
“Mr.”, Musée d’Art Contemporain de Lyon, Lyon, France
“NIN-Stealth”, Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Miami, USA

2004
“Issey x Mr, Issey Miyake By Noaki Takizawa”, Tokyo, Japan
“Thank You For Your Hard Work”, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2003
Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris, France2001

2001
Nano Galerie, Paris, France

2000
“Venus #2”, Galerie Vedanta, Chicago, USA

1998
“Oh-Edo Kunoichi Ninpocho (Greater Edo Handbook of Female ninja techniques)”, Shop33, Tokyo, Japan
“Mr., Painter of Alps”, Galerie Tomio Koyama, Tokyo, Japan

1997 Aoi Gallery, Osaka, Japan

1996“ Frone & Perrine ‘97”, Shop33, Tokyo, Japan

GROUP SHOWS

2017
- "Murakami by Murakami", Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, Norway

2015
- “Animamix Biennale” Daegu Art Museum, South Korea

2014
"Bishojo: Young Pretty Girls in Art History - 16 Perspectives for Studying the Idea of the bishojo", Aomori Museum, Aomori City, Japan

2012
“A Nightmare is a Dream”, Kaikai Kiki, Tokyo, Japan

2010
“Kyoto-Tokyo: From Samurais to Mangas”, Grimaldi Forum, Monaco

2009
“Neoteny Japan- Takahashi Collection”, Yonago City Museum of Art, Yonago, Japan
“Animate”, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan
“Sacred Monsters”, Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, USA
“VRAOUM”, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France

2008
“KRAZY! The Delirious World of Anime + Comics + Video Games + Art”, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
“Kaikai Kiki Artists”, Kaikai Kiki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
“Art Los Angeles”, Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, USA

2007
“RED HOT: Contemporary Asian Art Rising”, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA

2005
“Rising Sun, Melting Moon”, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
“Kaikai Kiki Exhibition”, Aoi Gallery, Osaka, Japan
“Little Boy: The Arts of Japan’s Exploding Subculture”, Japan Society, New York, USA
“AniMate.”, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan
Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris, France

2004
Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Miami, USA
“T-Junction”, Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris
“Fiction Love: Ultra New Vision in Contemporary Art”, Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, Taiwan
“Chiho Aoshima, Mr., Aya Takano”, Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin at LFL Gallery, New York, USA

2003
“Hope-The-Future is in Our hands”, LAFORET Harajuku, Tokyo, Japan
Opening Exhibition, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
“Mr. vs. Shintaro Miyake Exhibition”, NADiff, Tokyo, Japan

2002
“The Japanese Experience - Inevitable”, Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, Austria
“Chiho Aoshima, Aya Takano, Mr., Takashi Murakami”, Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris, France
“Coloriage”, Fondation Cartier, Paris, France

2001
“My Reality : Contemporary Art and the Culture of Japanese Animation”, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, USA
“Hiropon Show”, White Cube Gallery, London, UK; Shinsaibashi PARCO, Osaka, Japan
“Yokai Festival”, Museum of Contemporary Art of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
“SuperFlat”, MOCA, Los Angeles; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, USA

2000
“Superflat”, Shibuya Parco Gallery, Tokyo; PARCO Gallery, Nagoya, Japan

1999
“Hiropon Show 32/80”, NADiff, Tokyo
“Hiropon Show Vol.7”, PARCO Gallery, Nagoya, Japan
“Sampling”, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts Inc., New York, USA
“Attention Spam”, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
“Hiropon Show PO+KU Art Revolution”, Logus Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

1998
“Hiropon Show”, George’s, Los Angeles, CA, USA
“Ero Pop Christmas”, NADiff, Tokyo, Japan

1997
“Tokyo Sex”, NAS, Tokyo, Japan

1996
“Pico Pico Show”, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

MR. - "It's still a young team"

MR. - "It's still a young team"

Prints

416,67 €

MR. - "Starting Over"

MR. - "Starting Over"

Prints

416,67 €

MR. - "You girls"

MR. - "You girls"

Prints

333,33 €

MR. - "Don't Go Anywhere"

MR. - "Don't Go Anywhere"

Prints

333,33 €

MR. - "The Boy who came to Ikebukuro"

MR. - "The Boy who came to Ikebukuro"

Prints

333,33 €

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