Biography

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Sayaka Abe

born in Japan

lives and works in The Netherlands, Japan


Education

2000-2004        BA of Arts, Tama Art University, Tokyo, Japan

2006 Jan-Jul     Exchange student, Jewelry Deparment, Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden

2004-2009       BA of Arts, Jewelry Department , Gerrit Rietveld Academie,  The Netherlands

2009-2011        MA of Applied Art, Sandberg Institute,  The Netherlands

2011                  Internship with Janwillem Schrofer(Former President Rijksakademie/Valtana consultancy) The    Netherlands

2016 Oct-Jan     Internship with Alex Schaub (Fabguru, Previous organiser of Fablab Amsterdam) 


Solo Exhibitions (selection)

2014             ‘Hachinohe story2014’  Hacchi Portal Museum JP

2011             ‘GM House ’  Het Oude Raadhuis Hoofddorp NL

                     ‘Nostalgia? ’ C3 gallery  Amsterdam NL     

                     ‘The Pocket World ’ OCW DenHaag NL

2009            ‘The pocket world ’ Kennedy Van der Laan Atornies & Notaries Amsterdam NL


Group Exhibition (selection)

2016            Miyoshi artist in residence collborate with Manus Sweeney JP

                     PAN Amsterdam Rai Amsterdam NLAnother Place,

                     My Life, Casco/ FOTODOK Utrecht NL

2015

                     IDEA Festival, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy Amsterdam NL

                     Het Vijfde Seizoen, Willem Arntsz Hoeve, Den Dolder NL

                     Anything but homeless. Drawings from the Collection YET Stedelijk Museum Schiedam NL

                     ‘Uchinokoto’ CBK amsterdam Amsterdam NL

2014           

                     ‘Uchinokoto’AKibatamabi21 Tokyo JP

                     ‘DRAW ‘ Standupgallery Den Haag NL

                     Kamiyama Artist In Residency2013 Kair Kamiyama JP

                     ‘Kamiyama Ruby’ Satoyama Mirai Kamiyama JP

2013

                     ‘Japan Now ‘ KAdE Amersfoort NL

                     Kamiyama Artist In Residency2013 Kamiyama JP

                     LLoyd Hotel  6 month project ‘Lloyd Post’ Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy  Amsterdam NL

2012

                     ‘CHAPANESE COOKING ‘ MaasArtistResidence Nijmegen NL

                     Home-Work ‘Time Capsule’  TKK Museum Of  Art Xiamen CN

                      WATARSE ART PROJECT JP

                     ‘Tallinn Applied Art Triennial ’  Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design EE

2011

                     Sandberg@NIMk 3  Nederlands Instituut voor Media Kunst Amsterdam NL

                     Object Rotterdam Rotterdam NL

                     Refracted Realities  OV gallery Shanghai CN

                     NIJVERHEDEN  Zuiderzee museum Enkhuizen NL

                     DMY Tempelhof Berlin DE

                      ‘Sandberg graduation show’ Oude Kerk  Amsterdam NL

                      ‘Duty/Free Sandberg graduation show’ CBK  Amsterdam NL

                     ‘group show’ C3 gallery  Amsterdam NL

                     ‘Human nest’  galerie demeerse Hoofddorp NL

                     ‘New Energy’  Kunstenhuis  Amsterdam NL

2010

                     ‘Stamppot Met Rodekool’ Living Design Center Ozone Tokyo JP

                      ’Black Brides, Puffing Crow’  Kunstvereniging Diepenheim NL

                     ’Stamppot met Rodekool’ Sieboldhuis Leiden NL

                     ‘Power of copy’ Xuzhou museum of Art Xuzhou CN

                     ‘Learning from the Literati’ OV gallery Shanghai CN

                     CAMERA JAPAN 2010 Lantarenvenster Rotterdam NL

2009

                     NOG-SNS Reaal Art Foundation collection NL

                     Dutch Design Week Eindhoven NL

                     Items graduation show Krabbedans Eindhoven NL

                     Masterclass drawing, Diepenheim by Elly Strik Diepenheim NL

                     ‘Stamppot Met Rodekool’ Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy  Amsterdam NL

                      ’What about Japan’ Souterrain  Amsterdam NL


Workshops

                     Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy NL, Higashi junior high school JP,  TKK Xiamen University CN, Kunsthal KAdE NL

Residency

2014            Akibatamabi21 ‘Uchinokoto’

                     Hacchi Artist In Residence

2013            Kamiyama Artist In Residence 2013


Awards

2012              Nomura Cultural Foundation (Japan)

                      Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Guangzhou

2010-2011    Agency For Cultural Affairs of Japan

2010, 2011   The cultural Foundation of Okada (Japan)

Nominations

2012               The 6th Tallinn Applied Art Triennial 2012

2009               Francoise van den Bosch Foundation award


Collections

2016               Willem Arntsz Hoeve, Den Dolder NL

2011               ‘Maria series2‘ OCW(Ministry of Education, Culture and Science) Den Haag

                       ‘Pocket world – Candy Girl-’ OCW(Ministry of Education, Culture and Science) Den Haag

                       ‘Pocket World – Pocket girl-’ OCW(Ministry of Education, Culture and Science) Den Haag

2009               ‘Pocket World – The family-’ NOG-SNS Reaal Art Foundation collection

                       ‘Pocket world – Candy girl-’ NOG-SNS Reaal Art Foundation collection

 


Other activities

2012             Lecture ‘Nostalgia?‘  Tallinn Applied Art Triennial Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design Tallinn EE

                     Guest july ‘Rijswijk Textile Biennia 2013’ Het Museum Rijswijk Rijswijk NL

                     Lecture ‘Space and memory‘  TKK Xiamen University Xiamen CN

2010             Lecture  ‘Japan and Netherlands‘ Sieboldhuis Leiden NL


Publications

2012              48 MIGRANTS OF XIAMEN by Home-Work

                       ‘Tallinn Applied Art Triennial’ by Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design

2011               Different View

                       BIJZONDER BEDRIJF ‘Land of water 04’

                       Refracted Realities(OV gallery, Shanghai)

                       The Kiryu Times

2010               Power of copying (Exhibition catalogue)

                       Learning from the Literati 1 (OV gallery, Shanghai)

2009               Stamppot met Rodekool

                       Items#4/5, Items#6/7

                       Design.nl(web magazine)

                       NOG-SNS Reaal Art Foundation collection

                       Axis magazine(No.12, Japan)

                       Kurashino Yuransen