Katsuo Tachi


Yoshimi Arts
Wakasa Bldg. 3F,
1-8-24, Edobori, Nishi-ku, Osaka,
550-0002, Japan
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Katsuo Tachi | Yoshimi Arts booth

Mar 16 (Thu) 16:00-18:00 Private Preview *Invited guests only
  18:00-21:00 Vernissage *Invited guests only
Mar 17 (Fri) 11:00-13:00 VIP Advance Admission *Invited guests only
Mar 18 (Sat) 11:00-20:00  
Mar 19 (Sun) 10:30-17:00  
*Last admission in 30 minutes before closing.

Venue | No.S01-05 Yoshimi Arts, Hall E, Tokyo International Forum
3 Chome-5-1, marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-0005, Japan
(1-minutes walk from Yurakucho Station)

Fair Admission Fee | ¥2,800/1DAY Passport (Same-day Tickets)
*Admission is free for children below elementary school age. Children must be accompanied by at leaset one adult.
*You can see Advance Tickets information on ART FAIR TOKYO website

ART FAIR TOKYO website |

Yoshimi Arts is pleased to participate in “ART FAIR TOKYO 2017” at Tokyo International Forum.
We were selected as a gallery in "PROJECTS", the section to present the works of individual either domestic or international artists and will hold solo exhibition of Katsuo Tachi.
Katsuo Tachi was born in Mie Prefecture in 1964 and graduated form the Faculty of Fine Arts in Osaka University of Arts in 1987. He showed his paintings with organic figure by large strokehis in solo and group exhibitions and attracted a lot of attention as an artists of "Kansai New Wave". In January 2009, he was dead at the age of 44, but he continued to paint until December 2008 and his works changed in short life.
We are looking forward to your visit.

"let your laughing be turned to sorrow and your enjoyment to dejection" oil on canvas 162×130.3cm 1996

1964 Born in Mie Prefecture
1987 Graduated form the Faculty of Fine Arts in Osaka University of Arts
2009 DIed at age 44
Solo Exhibition
1985 Gallery Haku(Osaka)〈’87~’93,’95~'09〉
1991 Gallery Shoko Nagai SOko(Tokyo)
1992 Gallery OH(Ichinomiya)
  Gallery View(Osaka)
  Gallery Printemps(Matsuyama)
1993 Gallery Hosomi(Tokyo)
  Gallery αM(Tokyo)
1994 Kobe Seibu Department Store(Kobe)
  Imura Art Gallery(Kyoto)
  Gallery Futaba(Nagoya)
  The Ufer! Gallery(Kyoto)
1996 Dai-ichi Life Gallery(Tokyo)〈’03〉
  Gallery Goro(Osaka)
1997 O Gallery(Tokyo)〈~’03,05~’09〉
1998 CTI Window Gallery(Tokyo)
  Hara Museum - Hara Documents 5 The Image Itself(Tokyo)
  Galleria Finarte(Nagoya)〈~’01,’03,’06,’09〉
1999 Esprit Nouveau Gallery(Okayama)〈~’01,’03,’04〉
2001 Mie Prefecture Art Museum(Mie)
2002 Fallery Sen(Osaka)
2006 Takashimaya Art Salon(Osaka)
2008 KONAN University Galerie Pnsée(Kobe)
Group Exhibition
1986 IMPACT ART(Korea Museum of Art, Korea)
  Diversified Construction(Ishibashi Museum of Art, Kurume)
1987 Individual Spirit(Osaka Prefectural Center of Contemporary Art, Osaka)
1991 Painting Now Osaka(Osaka Prefectural Center of Contemporary Art, Osaka)
  Osaka Contemporary Art Fair(Osaka Prefectural Center of Contemporari Art, Osaka))
1992 Seductive Brush Marks-From The 19th Century to The Present Day(Kyoto Municipal
  Museum of Art, Kyoto)
1994 The Vision of Contemporary Art '94(The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo)
  Art Now 1994-Revelation and Duration(Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Osaka)
  The Facet of Japanese Contemporary Art(Hyundai Art Gallery, Korea)
1995 Cheju Pre-Biennale 1995(Cheju Art Center, Korea)
1996 Symptom of Beauty(Takashimaya Department Store, Tokyo/Yokohama/Kyoto/Osaka)
  Selected New Face Artists Exhibiton 1996(Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto)
  Sprit and Energy(Worldworks Fine Art, California)
1997 The Vision of Contemporary Art '97(The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo)
  CONTEMPLATIONS(Woldwarks Fine Art, California))
1998 Selected New Face Artists Exhibition 1998(Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto)
2002 Collection(Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Mie)
2003 Collection(Shunan City Museum of Art and History, Yamaguchi/Mitaka City Art Gallery, Tokyo/
   Fukui Fine Arts Museum, Fukui)
  Kyoto・Paitning Now~View of 85(The Museum of Kyoto, Kyoto)
2004 Collection(Dai-ichi Life Gallery, Tokyo)
  Exhibition of Prize Winners-Vision of Contemporary Art 1994-2003(Ohara Art Museum,
2005 The Dai-ichi Mutural Life Insurance Company Collections(Dai-ichi Life Gallery, Tokyo)
2006 Contemporary projected onto VOCA(Utsunomiya Museum of Art, Tochigi)
2007 The Dai-ichi Mutural Life Insurance Company Collections(Dai-ichi Life Gallery, Tokyo)
2009 28th Outstanding Rising Artists Exhibition Presented by Sompo Japan Fine Art Foundation
  (Seiji Togo Memorial Sompo JapanMuseum of Art, Tokyo)
2010 Masterpieces from the Permanent Collection I: The Round and Rectangular(Kyoto Municipal

Museum of Art, Kyoto/Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Aichi)

  Expanding Art - Introduction to the Contemporary Art; Collaboration og the aichi Prefectural
   Museum of Art, the Museum of Fine Arts, Gifu and the Mie Prefectural Art Museum
   (Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Mie)
  Collection 2(National Museum of Art, Osaka)
  Collection - From Tessai to Now (Hekinan City Tasukichi Fujii Museum of Contemporary Art,
2011 Collection 2011 - Spring(The Museum of Modern Art, Wakayama)
1994 VOCA Encouragement Prize
Public Collection
Mie Prefectural Art Museum/The Dai-ichi Mutural Life Insurance Company/
The National Museum of Art, Osaka/Konan University, Kobe/Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art/
The Museum of Moder Art, Wakayama/Hekinan City Tatsukichi Fujii of Contemporary Art/
Kyoto Manicipal Museum of Art