EIKO
ISHIZAWA








Education
Graduated from Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam (MA, Vrij Vormgeving) in 2008
Graduated from Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam (BA, Mode) in 2005 Lives and Works in Amsterdam


Solo Show
2020 The Elementary Spaces Between Bubbles, Melklokaal, Heerenveen
2016  Eating Kakifruits While Clay is Rising, Kers Gallery, Amsterdam
2014 It' stimeto le aveem otions, Kunstverening Diepenheim, Diepenheim
2012  Etalages Zeeheldenbuurt, Zeeheldenbuurt, Amsterdam

Group Show
2020   Like a Luminous animal, Solid Art  Gallery, Taipei (TW)
2020   VOCA, The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo (JP)
2019   Gegeving Ruimte, Lood6, Amsterdam (NL)
2018   Genius Loci, Kunstruimte 47, Leeuwarden, (NL)
2017   In search for the common myth, Pathos Municipal Gallery,  Cyprus           
           To the Extent of…. Hmm…, Kersgallery, Amsterdam (NL)
          UREN, Sunday morning@EKWC, Oisterwijk (NL)
  GICB2017(Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale), (KOR)
2016  European Triennial for Ceramics and Glass, WCC/BF, Mons ( BE)
          Kerstuin, Kunst Rai, Amsterdam
          Kunst4kids, Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam
2015  Art The Hague, Kersgallery, Den Haag
            Life=Playful, Kersgallery, Amsterdam
           Kunst Rai, Amsterdam,Kers Gallery
          Gallery Lokaal WV15, Amsterdam
2014  PIEP, zei de muis, Groesbeekseweg 177, Nijmegen
2013 Vous voulez rire ? Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Étienne 2013
          at Site Le Corbusier – Firminy
2012 Stepping Stone, Kurumayamuseum of Art, Oyama city (JP)
        30X30X30, CHIAKIKAMIKAWA CONTEMPORARY ART, Paphos (CY)
        Moving Art Box, CBK Amsterdam, Amsterdam
2011 Double Work, Kunst Kapel, Amsterdam
        Booking Together, Outpost, Amsterdam
2009 Invincible, Lloyd Hotel, Amsterdam
        Drawing Conclusions, SOCO, Amsterdam
        Kappalai, circulating exhibition, Het SieboldHuis, Leiden
        Het Havenmuseum, Rotterdam              
2008 View, Museum Waterland, Purmerend
        The Archipel,Meneer de Wit, Amsterdam
        Otemba, Roodkopje, Rotterdamm
        Kunstvlaai A.P.I 08, Amsterdam
          Amuse, Kunstverniging Diepenheim
2007 Checking In, Lloyd Hotel, Amsterdam
          Day Dreaming, Wetering Gallery, Amsterdam
2006  Kunst Vlaai 06, Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam
2005 Body Language, Fredeskerk, Amsterdam


Artist In Residence
2018   Genius Loci, Kunstruimte 47, Leeuwarden, (NL), Project of European Cultural Capital
2017   In search for the common myth, Pathos, Project of European Cultural Capital
2015 EKWC, Oisterwijk, Netherlands
2014 Werkplaats Diepenheim, Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, Netherlands
2008-09 SOCO Amsterdam, the Netherlands, granted by pola art foundation
2007 AUDAX Textielmuseum Tilburg, Mastercourse, Netherlands

Grant
2016 Fonds Kwadraat
2015 Mondriaan Fonds for the residency at EKWC
2008 POLA Art Foundation, Japan
2007 Scholingsfonds, the Netherlands
2005 Berlage Fonds, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, the Netherlands

Collection
Lloydhotel & Cultural Embassy, Amsterdam

Publications/ Periodicals
2021 Art magazine JP, “Bijutsutecho (美術手帖)Feb issue, P71
2020 Catalogue, VOCA 2020
2019 Gegeven Ruimte_Book, p28
2018 Leeuwarder Courant (11/19/2018)
2018 Genius of Leeuwarden_limited Edition of Art Book
2017 Pray: Cherishing Life, Thematic Exhibition in Yeoju GCB2017, p140
2016 European Triennial For Ceramics And Glass p64-65
2015 Elle Decor magazine, Dec (JP), pg11(category of featuring artist )
2014 Catalogue of solo exhibition, It' stimeto le aveem otions, at Kunstevereniging Diepenheim(NL)
2012 Catalogue of the Exhibition, Stepping Stone, at Kurumaya Museum of Art (Tochigi, JP)
2012 Premier Vision, Indigo, Spring summer issue
           Newspaper Shimono, Tochigi prefecture, article on the exhibition, Stepping Stone ,Sep/17, pg.22
2010 Voyager Crazy, book (FR)
2009  Premier Vision, Indigo, Autumn Winter issue
2009 Sierra magazine (US), july - august issue, pg 54
2009 Elle magazine (SE), june issue, pg 211
2009 The Sun-Herald Life Magazine(AU), april issue, pg 06
2009 Mono magazine (JP), april issue, pg 105
2009 Milk Magazine, march issue (HK), pg 161-165
2006 Amsterdam Weekly (NL), may 11 - 17, pg 05
2006 AvantGarde magazine(NL),September issue, pg 181
2005 Designum, may issue(SK), pg 31-32 a



Eiko is born in Nara, Japan. She is living and working in Amsterdam, Netherland.