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

MR.

education

He 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

Takashi Murakami - Mr. DOB comes to play his flute

Takashi Murakami - Mr. DOB comes to play his flute

Print

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Takashi Murakami - Me and the Mr. DOBs

Takashi Murakami - Me and the Mr. DOBs

Print

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Mr. - Live on

Mr. - Live on

Perrotin edition

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MR.

MR.

Perrotin edition

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MR. - " V "

MR. - " V "

Print

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MR. - "The Boy who came to Ikebukuro"

MR. - "The Boy who came to Ikebukuro"

Print

$393.83 Excluded VAT

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