Ikeda, b.1938

Daido Moriyama

Daido Moriyama (b. 1938) was born in Osaka, Japan and moved to Tokyo in 1961, where he continues to live and work. He first trained in graphic design before taking up photography under Takeji Iwamiya and Eikoh Hosoe as an assistant. He became an independent photographer in 1964, publishing Japan Theater Photo Album in 1968 and Farewell Photography in 1972. In 2019 the artist received the Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography. He has been the subject of many major solo exhibitions at prominent institutions, including Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris, France (2016, 2003); Tate, London, UK (2012); The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan (2011); The Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan (2008) Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Seville, Spain (2007), Foam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2006); Fotomuseum...

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Biography

Daido Moriyama (b. 1938) was born in Osaka, Japan and moved to Tokyo in 1961, where he continues to live and work. He first trained in graphic design before taking up photography under Takeji Iwamiya and Eikoh Hosoe as an assistant. He became an independent photographer in 1964, publishing Japan Theater Photo Album in 1968 and Farewell Photography in 1972. In 2019 the artist received the Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography. He has been the subject of many major solo exhibitions at prominent institutions, including Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris, France (2016, 2003); Tate, London, UK (2012); The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan (2011); The Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan (2008) Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Seville, Spain (2007), Foam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2006); Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland (2000) and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA (1999) which travelled to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY. His work has been collected by prominent public and private collections, including the Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY; The Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA; The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA and The Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France.

Artworks

18

Color, 2017

Related Categories

20th Century Art / 21st Century Art / Art of the 1970s / Art of the 1980s / Art of the 2010s / Artists of All Time / Asian Art / Contemporary Asian Art / Contemporary Japanese Art / Daily Life Experience / Documentary Photography / Face/Body (Human Figures) / Gelatin Silver Print / Japan / Japanese Art / Link to the City / Monochrome Photography / Photography / Surrounding Environment / Tokyo / Urban Landscape

Curriculum Vitae

Selected Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Daido Moriyama, Simon Lee Gallery, Hong Kong

  • A Diary, Hasselblad Center, Göteborg, Sweden

  • RECORD No. 42, Akio Nagasawa Gallery AOYAMA, Tokyo, Japan

Grants/Awards

  • 2019

    Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography

  • 2012

    Lifetime Achievement Infinity Award, The International Center for Photography, New York, NY

  • 2004

    Culture Award, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Photographie (DGPh), Cologne, Germany

Collections

  • Albertina Museum, Vienna (Austria)

  • Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (Australia)

  • Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane (Australia)

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Selected Solo Exhibitions

  • 2019

    Daido Moriyama, Simon Lee Gallery, Hong Kong

  • A Diary, Hasselblad Center, Göteborg, Sweden

  • RECORD No. 42, Akio Nagasawa Gallery AOYAMA, Tokyo, Japan

  • WITHIN THE SHADOWS, Bruce Silverstein Gallery, New York, NY

  • Ango Daido, Mizuma, Kips & Wada Art, New York, NY

  • LABYRINTH (Remix), Akio Nagasawa Gallery GINZA, Tokyo, Japan

  • 2018

    RADIATION (color), Akio Nagasawa Gallery GINZA, Tokyo, Japan

  • Un jour d’été, Musée Nicéphore Niépce, Chalon-sur-Saone, France

  • Daido Tokyo Color, MATE Mario Testino Museum, Lima, Peru

  • Daido Moriyama, Michael Hoppen Gallery, London, UK

  • Uwajima, Akio Nagasawa Gallery Aoyama, Tokyo, Japan

  • SCENE, Hamiltons Gallery, London, UK

  • Ango, Poetic Scape, Gallery 176, Tokyo, Japan

  • Radiation, Each Modem, Taipei

  • Kei, NaDiff, Tokyo, Japan

  • Record no. 35 + 36, Akio Nagasawa Gallery AOYAMA, Tokyo, Japan

  • 2017

    Artist Rooms: Daido Moriyama, Tate Modern, London, UK

  • Daido Moriyama: Tokyo Color, Luhring Augustine Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY

  • Daido Moriyama: Pretty Woman, Akio Nagasawa Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Daido Moriyama, Miyanomori International Museum of Art, Hokkaido, Japan

  • Odasaku, Poetic Scape, Gallery 176, Tokyo, Japan

  • 2016

    color + tights, Taka Ishii Gallery Kitasando, Tokyo, Japan

  • Daido Moriyama: Prints and Books from 1960s-1980s, Singapore International

  • Photography Festival, DECK, Singapore

  • Shangri-La – The Increasing Pieces, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Hyogo, Japan

  • Daido Moriyama: Marrakech 2015 (Record no. 30), Galerie Folia, Paris, France

  • Daido Moriyama: Tokyo Meshed World, Yoshii Gallery, New York, NY

  • SCANDALOUS, Akio Nagasawa Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Daido Moriyama: Terayama, Shuji Terayama Museum, Aomori, Japan

  • DAIDO TOKYO, Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, Paris, France

  • Daido Moriyama Photo Exhibition, Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, Tokyo, Japan

  • Color 1970-1990, Taka Ishii Gallery Photography Paris, Paris, France

  • 2015

    DAIDO IN COLOR, Art Space AM, Tokyo, Japan

  • Fragments: Silkscreens of Daido Moriyama, Three Shadows Photography Art Centre, Xiamen, China

  • Daido Moriyama in Color, Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milan, Italy

  • Kiss, Taka Ishii Gallery Photography Paris, Paris, France

  • Catching Eye, Catching Mind, Kwai Fung Hin Art Gallery, Hong Kong

  • ZUSHI, Zushi Art Gallery, Zushi Art Festival, Kanagawa, Japan

  • A Room, aura gallery, Taipei

  • 2014

    Daido Moriyama: DAZAI, Art Space AM, Tokyo, Japan

  • Tono 2014, CANON Gallery S, Tokyo, Japan

  • ACCIDENT, Shadai Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Hokkaido, Miyanomori International Museum of Art, Hokkaido, Japan

  • DAIDO MORIYAMA: SEARCHING JOURNEYS, Simon Lee Gallery, Hong Kong

  • Daido Moriyama endless works N/S, Okinawa Prefectural Museum and Art Museum, Okinawa, Japan

  • 2013

    Daido Moriyama: Monochrome, Kichijoji Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

  • Hokkaido / The World Through My Eyes, Galleri Riis, Stockholm, Sweden

  • Daido Moriyama: Silkscreens, Hamiltons Gallery, London, UK

  • Daido Moriyama: 1965 –, Gallery 916, Tokyo, Japan

  • Farewell Photography, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Now and Now, Steven Kasher Gallery, New York, NY

  • Vintage Prints, Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Zurich, Switzerland

  • 2012

    Color, Galleri Riis, Oslo, Norway

  • William Klein + Daido Moriyama, Tate Modern, London, UK

  • Reflection and Refraction: Daido Moriyama, Artis Tree, Hong Kong

  • The Daido Moriyama Cycle: Hokkaido-Northern, Paris, and Serigraphies, Polka Galerie, Paris, France

  • Tights, Michael Hoppen Gallery, London, UK

  • Daido Moriyama: Journey for Something, Galerie Alex Daniels, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • COLOR, Taka Ishii Gallery Photography / Film, Tokyo, Japan

  • FRACTURE: DAIDO MORIYAMA, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

  • Daido Moriyama: Candid, Stephen Cohen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  • Daiwa Collection, Second Period: Daido Moriyama ‘Searching Journeys’, Okinawa

  • Prefectural Museum and Art Museum, Okinawa, Japan

  • 2011

    Memory of my Eyes, Galleri Riis, Stockholm, Sweden

  • Daido Moriyama: Printing Show – TKY, Aperture Foundation, New York, NY

  • Photobook ACCIDENT installation, Taka Ishii Gallery Photography / Film, Tokyo, Japan

  • DAIDO MORIYAMA: ON THE ROAD, National Museum of Art, Osaka, Osaka, Japan

  • ‘Tokyo’ Meshed World, Taka Ishii Gallery Photography / Film, Tokyo, Japan

  • DAIDO MORIYAMA Exhibition HOKKAIDO the Last Chapter, Hokkaido, Japan Art Museum, Hokkaido, Japan

  • 2010

    TSUGARU, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Memory of My Eyes, Galleri Riis, Oslo, Norway

  • Daido Moriyama: The World Through My Eyes, Ex Ospedale Sant’Agostino, Modena, Italy

  • Northern, Six, Osaka, Japan

  • DAIDO MORIYAMA Exhibition HOKKAIDO – Vol.2/Expansion, Miyanomori International Museum of Art, Hokkaido, Japan

  • Hawaii, Luhring Augustine, New York, NY

  • DAIDO MORIYAMA: Buenos Aires/Sao Paulo, Shimane Art Museum, Shimane, Japan

  • 2009

    Around Magazine Work 1965-1974, NADiff Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Hokkaido –Introduction– DAIDO MORIYAMA Exhibition, Miyanomori International Museum of Art, Hokkaido, Japan

  • Daido Moriyama: Tokyo Photographs, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

  • 8 fleurs, Gallery Huit, Tokyo, Japan

  • Light & Shadow, BLD GALLERY, Tokyo, Japan

  • 2008

    HOKKAIDO, RATHOLE GALLERY, Tokyo, Japan

  • bye-bye polaroid, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Shinjuku, Tokyo, Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italy

  • I.RETROSPECTIVE 1965-2005 / II.HAWAII, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan

  • The 80’s, Vintage Prints, Steven Kasher Gallery, New York, NY

  • Polaroid, Galerie Alex Daniels, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • 2007

    Vintage Photographs from the 1960s and 70s, Galleri Riis, Oslo, Norway

  • Hawaii, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Daido Moriyama Retrospectiva desde 1965, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporaneo, Sevilla, Spain traveling to Daido Moriyama Retrospektive ab 1965, Die Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur, Cologne, Germany

  • 2006

    it, RAT HOLE GALLERY, Tokyo, Japan

  • shinjuku 1973, 25pm, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Daido Moriyama, Foam Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • 2005

    Wilderness!, LOGOS gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Tokyo, Reflex New Art Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • Buenos Aires, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Buenos Aires, epSITE, EPSON IMAGING GALLERY, Tokyo, Japan

  • Buenos Aires, Gallery D’s (Kyoto University of Art and Design), Kyoto, Japan

  • Daido Moriyama, Gallery RAKU (Kyoto University of Art and Design), Kyoto, Japan

  • Vintage and Modern Prints Daido Moriyama, Galerie Bob van Oursow, Zurich, Switzerland

  • 2004

    Art Cologne 2004, Cologne, Germany

  • Remix, Galerie Kamel Mennour, Paris, France

  • DAIDO MORIYAMA Colour Prints and Vintages, Galerie Priska Pasquer, Cologne, Germany

  • Daido Moriyama, MARUZEN Marunouchi Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Daido Moriyama, Shine Gallery, London, UK

  • 2003

    1961–1975: Unpublished Works by Vintage Prints: From the Collection of Shadai Gallery, Shadai Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • ’71-NY, Visual Arts Gallery Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

  • Ambivalence, il tempo, Tokyo, Japan

  • Copy-llage, Nadiff, Tokyo, Japan

  • Daido Moriyama, Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, Paris, France

  • Hunter of Light - Moriyama Daido 1965-2003, Shimane Art Museum, Shimane, Japan travelling to Kushiro Art Museum, Hokkaido; Kawasaki City Museum, Kanagawa, Japan

  • 2002

    inside the white cube: Antipodes, White Cube, London, UK

  • Daido Moriyama: Shinjuku - Platform - Light & Shadow, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan

  • Platform, Light and Shadow, Daiwa Radiator Factory, Hiroshima, Japan

  • ’71-NY, Roth Horowitz, New York, NY

  • Shinjuku, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • 2001

    Daido Moriyama: Stray Dog, Harvard University Art Museum, Cambridge,

  • Massachusetts, travelling to Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA

  • 2000

    Passage, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

  • Daido Moriyama: Stray Dog, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland, travelling to Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany

Grants/Awards

  • 2019

    Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography

  • 2012

    Lifetime Achievement Infinity Award, The International Center for Photography, New York, NY

  • 2004

    Culture Award, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Photographie (DGPh), Cologne, Germany

  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Photographic Society of Japan

  • 2001

    The 44th Mainichi Art Award

Collections

  • Albertina Museum, Vienna (Austria)

  • Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney (Australia)

  • Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane (Australia)

  • Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk (Denmark)

  • Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (France)

  • Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain, Paris (France)

  • FRAC- Collection Aquitaine, Paris (France)

  • Maison Europeenne de la Photographie, Paris (France)

  • Musee National d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (France)

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Photographie (DGPh), Cologne (Germany)