Hidemi Shimura

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    • I made a long version of the artist statement Art Random -art memo- contemporary artist Hidemi Shimura's blog  Hidemi ShimuraI made a long version of the artist statement. Actually I did not receive my artwork sales fee in the last exhibition in Europe where the name begin with Lu. Since that I didn’t want to participate in exhibitions in distant countries. However, starting this year, I will try to increase my overseas exhibition opportunity.   Sometimes people ...
    • New Year’s greetings & schedule for this year Art Random -art memo- contemporary artist Hidemi Shimura's blog  Hidemi ShimuraIt’s been a while after new year has come, but I wish you a happy new year! In my schedule for the first half of this year, I have a solo exhibition “parallel world” held at gallery fu in Ishikawa-cho in Yokohama Japan, although the date has yet to be confirmed, it is about 2 weeks ...
    • New artwork inspired by summer scenery in Japan Art Random -art memo- contemporary artist Hidemi Shimura's blog  Hidemi ShimuraI stayed at a small island in Northeast Japan in this summer. This artwork is inspired by that beautiful scenery of ocean and nature. (dimension 110cm x 21 cm) I’ll exhibit this artwork at TDW art fair in Tokyo Designer’s Week since tomorrow (30th) to Nov 3rd, open 11:00am – 9:00pm (close at 8:00pm in  last day). My ...

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    • Museu Coleção Berardo -Modern and Contemporary Art Museum in Lisbon- Art Random -art memo- contemporary artist Hidemi Shimura's blog  Hidemi ShimuraI visited Museu Coleção Berardo during my stay in Lisbon. It was just in front of Espaço Espelho d’Água where I stayed for installing my group exhibition. It is a museum with a very substantial collection of modern and contemporary art. Since the way of exhibition is divided into sections for each movement, it is easy ...
    • Group Show “ENCONTRO DE RIOS -URBAN DIALOGUES- @Espaço Espelho D´água” Art Random -art memo- contemporary artist Hidemi Shimura's blog  Hidemi ShimuraThese are group exhibition photos in Lisbon, Portugal of an artist group “Urban Dialogue” which I collaborate with for 9 years. I also went to Lisbon for this preparation. There are 10 members in “Urban Dialogue” in total, 7 artists participated in the exhibition this time, and 5 people gathered in the exhibition space. Espaço Espelho D’água ...
    • SUNSHOWER: Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia 1980s to Now Art Random -art memo- contemporary artist Hidemi Shimura's blog  Hidemi ShimuraI have been to an exhibition SUNSHOWER: Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia 1980s to Now in Roppongi, Tokyo. Although I have only seen the exhibition of the Mori Art Museum yet, I highly recommend this exhibition so if you are still wondering to go or not I recommend to go! I also attended a lecture as related ...
    • Artist Residency near hot spring in Japan Art Random -art memo- contemporary artist Hidemi Shimura's blog  Hidemi ShimuraI’ve checked artist residency near hot spring (Onsen) in Japan. If you are an artist and want to make artworks in Japan and enjoy hot spring at one time, these are the best places to stay. (Unfortunately some of these websites are written only in Japanese and don’t have English version…) Dogoonsenart http://www.dogoonsenart.com/ Ehime, well known art event held ...

    Travel log in Japan

    • SUNSHOWER: Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia 1980s to Now Art Random -art memo- contemporary artist Hidemi Shimura's blog  Hidemi ShimuraI have been to an exhibition SUNSHOWER: Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia 1980s to Now in Roppongi, Tokyo. Although I have only seen the exhibition of the Mori Art Museum yet, I highly recommend this exhibition so if you are still wondering to go or not I recommend to go! I also attended a lecture as related ...

    China information

    • Group Show “Fragrance of Old – Those from warehouse Vol.1 “ Art Random -art memo- contemporary artist Hidemi Shimura's blog  Hidemi Shimura I didn’t think there is any exhibition opportunity this year, but suddenly the group exhibition in Shanghai has been confirmed. The Shun Art Gallery opened in 2004. Since I was invited by a friend to participate in the opening ceremony of the Shun Art Gallery, I have known them since a long time ago. Although I didn’t ...

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