Leiko Ikemura: Mehr Licht!

Blue Horizon (marine series), 2006, oil on canvas, 70 x 130 cm. © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2022./ Photo: Roman März. Gift of the artist, on permanent loan from Deutsche Gesellschaft für Ostasiatische Kunst e. V.

Museum für Asiatische Kunst, Humboldt Forum, Berlin, Germany

Alongside seascapes of naval warfare and anthropomorphic landscapes of hope and change, new figurative sculptures of glass and bronze shed an ambiguous and fractured spotlight.

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Horizons

New Life, 2021, terracotta, glazed, 53 x 38 x 26 cm. © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2022./ Photo: Roman März.

Museum für Ostasiatische Kunst Köln, Germany

Horizons presents striking work by internationally renowned contemporary artists from China, Korea and Japan, at the interface between Far Eastern and Western art.

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Leiko Ikemura: New Girls ou Les Filles Difficiles

Difficult Girl, 2022, tempera and oil on nettle, 100 x 80 cm. © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2022.

Gallery Peter Kilchmann, Paris, France

Opening: Saturday, October 15, 5 – 8 p.m.

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Museum Ludwig, Cologne - History of a Collection with Civic Commitments

Green Scape, 2010, oil on jute, 90 x 120 cm. Collection: Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany. © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2022./ Photo: Jörg von Bruchhausen.

The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan

This exhibition spotlights the Museum Ludwig’s signature collections with a focus on the private collectors who supplied the works.

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The Day I Saw You: Retratos de la Colección Fundación AMMA (2022)

Standing in Dark Yellow (Stehende in Dunkelgelb), 1995/96, oil on canvas, 63 x 43 cm. © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2022./ Photo: Jörg von Bruchhausen. Collection: AMMA Foundation.

Alianza Francesa San Ángel, Ciudad de México

AMMA Foundation presents a selection of portraits that are part of its collection.

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30 Years Anniversary Exhibition

A Girl in Pink, 2021, tempera and oil on nettle, 90 x 90 cm. © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2022.

Gallery Peter Kilchmann, Zürich, Switzerland

Opening on Friday, September 2nd, 2022, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Rämistrasse

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A woman is a woman is a woman

Interior III, 1989, charcoal on paper, 149 x 90 cm, © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2022./ Photo: Jörg von Bruchhausen.

Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, Switzerland

A history of the Aargauer Kunsthaus’ female artists

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Tokaido of ours - Charms of the landscapes with Mt. Fuji

Hiroshige Series, 2013, pastel on paper, 29,6 x 42 cm. Collection: Bernard Buffet Museum, Japan. © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2022./ Photo: Bernard Buffet Museum, Japan.

Bernard Buffet Museum, Nagaizumi cho, Mishima, Japan

Since Bernard Buffet Museum is also located of fuji's foot, in this exhibition, we would present the various expressions of the charms of Tokaido and Mt. Fuji through the artists from different times.

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Sockelgeschichten

Baby Green, 1991/93, patinated bronze, 46 x 23 x 16,5cm. © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2022./ Photo: Philipp von Matt.

Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, Switzerland

Eine Sammlungspräsentation zum Thema Skulptur

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Sculpture & Nature

Usagi Greeting, 2002/2021, patinated bronze, 140 x 80 x 75 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn. / Photo: Philipp von Matt.

Sculpture Park Schwante, Oberkrämer, Germany

Sculpture & Nature explores relationships between art and nature, placing works in conversation with their surroundings.

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20th Anniversary Exhibition "Flower of Life"

Baby Hare, 2002, terracotta, glazed, 37 x 21 x 20 cm, © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bildkunst, 2022.

Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum, Shizuoka, Japan

In the exhibition "Flower of Life," which commemorates the 20th anniversary of the museum's opening, we will feature works by 39 artists, including works that have been exhibited at the museum in the past and new works created especially for this exhibition.

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Leiko Ikemura - Usagi Kannon

Usagi Kannon, 2012/20, patinated bronze, 340 x 159 x 138 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bildkunst, 2022. / Photo: Suzanne Ophof, Museum Singer Laren, 2022.

Museum Singer Laren, Laren, Netherlands

Visitors and passersby will be welcomed on the square by an imposing bronze sculpture by artist Leiko Ikemura.

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Usagi Kannon

Usagi Kannon, 2012/19, patinated bronze, ca. 340 x 159 x 138 cm © Leiko Ikemura, VG Bild-Kunst Bonn 2021. / Photo: Sainsbury Centre.

Sainsbury Centre Sculpture Park, Norwich, United Kingdom

Sculpture of Leiko Ikemura is unveiled as the latest artwork to join the Sculpture Park.

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Festival MANAZURU. SCULPTED STONES 2021

Meoto Tori, 2021, Komatsu stone, ca. 200 x 240 x 160 cm & ca. 200 x 360 x 160 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn and Festival MANAZURU, 2021

Manazuru-Machi, Kanagawa, Japan

Manazuru Stone Sculpture Festival is an art festival that combines the beauty of stone and art and sends the Japanese stone culture out into the world.

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STOA169

From Hell to Heaven - Leiko Ikemura’s column for STOA169 © Leiko Ikemura, 2020. / Photo: Felix Pitscheneder.

STOA169, Polling, Germany

The first construction phase of STOA169

is now open to the public.

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Open Air. Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Usagi Kannon II, 2013/19, patinated bronze, 330 x 118 x 155 cm, Yorkshire Sculpture Park 2020 © Leiko Ikemura. / Photo: Jonty Wilde, Yorkshire Sculpture Park.

Formal Garden, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Born in 1951 in Tsu, Japan, Leiko Ikemura combines characteristics of European and Japanese art across drawing, painting and sculpture. Ikemura studied painting at the Academia de Bellas Artes in...

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Leiko Ikemura. Museum zu Allerheiligen Collection

Exhibition view, permanent exhibition at Museum zu Allerheiligen, Schaffhausen 2018 © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2018; Ursula Goetz (painting on the left). Photo: Museum zu Allerheiligen.

Museum zu Allerheiligen, Schaffhausen, Switzerland

Leiko Ikemura at the permanent exhibition of the Museum zu Allerheiligen.

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