Sugiyama Kei

I create mainly two-dimensional works with the thought process of "seeing" and "quoting".

  • Artworks
  • Biography

1988 Born in Nara, Japan

2011 Entered Department of Japanese Painting, Faculty of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts

2015 Graduated with a degree in Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts, and entered the Second Laboratory of Japanese Painting, Graduate School of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts

2017 Completed Master's program in Japanese Painting, Tokyo University of the Arts, enrolled in The Second Laboratory of the Doctoral Program in Japanese Painting, Graduate School of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts

2020 Completed Doctoral program in Japanese Painting, Graduate School of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts, Doctoral dissertation "Absence

Present: Teaching and Research Assistant, Department of Japanese Painting, Tokyo University of the Arts

Exhibitions, Awards

2015
・Graduation Work (Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum) Taito City Mayor Prize, Salon de Printemps Prize, Heisei Art Prize
・Drawings Exhibition (Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music Exhibition Hall), 2004, 2005, 2006

2016
・Shohaku Japanese Painting Grand Prize Exhibition (Shohaku Art Museum), Excellent Prize
・Mikuni G Exhibition (Seoul National University)

2017 
・Completion work (The University Art Museum, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music) Purchase Prize of The University Art Museum, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, Ikuo Hirayama Scholarship Prize
・Moriya Scholarship Award (for the next 18 years)
・Soga-kai (Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum), First time selected (since '18, '19)
・National Art and Education Research Project (The University Art Museum, Tokyo University of the Arts)

2018 
・Momogensou Art Festival 2018 (Ibaraki Tenshin Memorial Itsuura Art Museum)
・Spring Soga-kai (Seibu-Ikebukuro), First prize winner
・Sato International Cultural Scholarship Foundation 28th Scholarship
・Soga-kai Tokyo Study Group 22nd Summer Meeting (Gallery Seira)
・MITUKOSHI x Tokyo University of the Arts Summer Art Festival 2018 (Mitsukoshi, Nihonbashi)
・Exhibition of Japanese Painting Laboratory 1 (Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music)
・Three Japanese Painting Artists Exhibition (Art Space Rashinban)

2019
・Les Poires Exhibition, Solo Exhibition at Surugadai Gallery, Ginza, Tokyo
・The 45th Tokyo Spring Souga Exhibition, Spring Exhibition Prize
・HOME Solo Exhibition at Art Gallery Kitano, Tokyo.
・Natsu no niwa Two-person Exhibition at Gallery Ko no Hoshi.
・Three Japanese Painting Exhibition at Suyowa, Tokyo.
・will+s, Seibu Ikebukuro, Tokyo
・Taisetsunaimono Exhibition, Yasuyama Gallery, Tokyo
・Doctoral Exhibition, The University Art Museum, Tokyo University of the Arts, 

2020
・Flower and Bud Exhibition at Geidai Art Plaza, Tokyo.
・Yoshi Sugiyama Solo Exhibition, Art Space Rashinban, Tokyo.
・Ichi Futa no Kai (Gallery Wada)
・Three Japanese Painting Exhibition, Sukiyowa, Tokyo
・Three Japanese Painting Artists Exhibition at Art Space Rashinban, Tokyo
・From Atelier, Art Plaza, Tokyo University of the Arts
・Cats of the University of the Arts (Art Plaza, University of the Arts)
・Yoshi Sugiyama Japanese Painting Exhibition (Ariake Garden Maruzen Junkudo Bookstore)
・SOGATEN 2020 (Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum/Kyocera Museum of Art, Kyoto)
・will+s (Seibu Ikebukuro, Sogo Hiroshima)
・Pinarello Shop Permanent Exhibition (Pinarello Shop Minami Aoyama)
・DECORA Permanent Exhibition (DECORA, general goods store)
・Art for Christmas (Shibuya Scramble Square)
・Binding Art Exhibition (Palette Gallery Azabu Juban)
・Yaei no Kai (Surugadai Gallery, Tokyo)
・WORKS! vol1 (Bino-sha)

2021
・New Year Rashinban 4 Artists Exhibition (Art Space Rashinban)
・Yoshi Sugiyama Solo Exhibition, Toranoma, Tokyo
・Travel Exhibition: Somewhere Not Here (Art Plaza, University of the Arts)
・Yoshi Sugiyama Solo Exhibition at Ameyomi.
・Isshida no Kai (Gallery Wada)
・Yoshi Sugiyama Solo Exhibition at Art Gallery Kitano.


Collection
Sato Museum of Art
Taito City Office
The University Art Museum, Tokyo University of the Arts