©2019 by yuko nasu

BIOGRAPHY

YUKO NASU

Born in Hiroshima, Japan
Lives and works in Okinawa, Japan

EDUCATION

2007
Global Arts Practice, Chelsea College of Art & Design, London UK
2006
MA Fine Art, Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design, London UK
1997
BFA Visual Design, Kyoto City University of Arts, Kyoto Japan

PRIZE/AWARDS

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010

Quinquennial , Stour Space, London, England

2009

detective, I-MYU projects, London, England

John Doe , the Arts Gallery, London, England

Shadow Mirror- Imagined portraits of unknown people , Void Gallery, Seoul, South Korea

2007

Imaginary Portrait , Zizi Gallery, London, England

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2011

Confidence - Ryuta Suzuki & Yuko Nasu, Cafe Millet, Kyoto, Japan

2010

Depth Charge - Henrijs Preiss & Yuko Nasu, James Freeman Gallery, London, England

 Shadowside, Bo.Lee Galley, Bath, England

 3AM '..sounds eternal..." , Cobden Club, London, England

 BAD IGLOO LUST, The Royal Standard, Liverpool, England

 FACE, Shanghai, China

 The Franks-Suss Collection - Phillips de Pury & Company The Saatchi Gallery, London, England

 A Visual Dialogue Bo.Lee Gallery, Bath, England

2009

The Ivy The Ivy Restaurant, London, England

 Off Centre Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

 NO-ism Bodhi Gallery, London, England

 Five Years Sesame Gallery, London, England

2008

Jerwood Contemporary Painters Jerwood Space, England & Wales

 Art Beijing 2008 Beijing, China

 The Future 50 Project Space Leeds, England

Characters: The people behind the portraits Atkinson Gallery, Southport, England

2007

Hand In Hand Embassy of Japan, London, England

 Future 20 Hoxton Square, London, England

 Xhibit 2007 The Arts Gallery, London, England

 Nothing to Declare Chelsea College of Art, London, England

2006

Bloomberg New Contemporaries London, Liverpool, Manchester, England

Quick and Dirty The Oxo Tower, London, England

Xhibit 2006 The Arts Gallery, London, England

Recent Graduates2006 Affordable Art Fair, London, England

Emerging Art in Britain Sesame Gallery, London, England

SOLO EXHIBITION

2010

Quinquennial , Stour Space, London, England

2009

detective, I-MYU projects, London, England

John Doe , the Arts Gallery, London, England

Shadow Mirror- Imagined portraits of unknown people , Void Gallery, Seoul, South Korea

2007

Imaginary Portrait , Zizi Gallery, London, England

MEDIA

2009

Art World (USA / Asia Edition) June / July 2009 (Cover / Main Feature !)

 Pigeons & Peacocks Summer 2009

 Amelia's Magazine April 2009

 Pocketto April 2009

 Art World (UK & Europe) April / May 2009

 Vogue February 2009

 Elle February 2009

2008

The Independent 20 April 2008

2007

London Evening Standard 25 May 2007 (Ten Next Big Thing)

 'The Art of Pop with Jarvis Cocker' Interview for Programme on Radio 4

PUBLICATIONS

2010

.Cent magazine issue 16, ISBN 977-175084403-9

2008

CHARACTERS: THE PEOPLE BEHIND THE PORTRAITS c 2008 Atkinson Art Gallery
Published by Atkinson Art Gallery, ISBN 978-1-874516-17-0

2007

Written, Global Art Practice, Published by CHELSEA space, ISBN 978-1-906203-13-9

fold07, Global Art Practice, Published by CHELSEA space, ISBN 978-1-906203-08-5

Evening Standard, "The Next Big Thing", Wednesday 23rd May

 Xhibit 07 (exhibition catalogue), University of Arts London 2007

2006

newcontemporaries 2006, Published by New Contemporaries [1988] Ltd, ISBN 978-0-9540848-6-1

Xhibit 06 (catalogue) University of Arts London 2006

Affordable Art Fair 2006( catalogue)

Artwork for Dinosaur Jr 'Greatest Hits' Album & Promotional Campaign

COLLECTIONS

Arad Collection, London, UK
Franks-Suss Collection, London, UK
The Ivy, Caprice Holdings, London, UK
Central Saint Maritins College of Art and Design, London UK
University of the Arts London, London UK
The Arts Council of Great Britain, London, UK
Private collections in UK, USA, Australia, Singapore, Spain and Japan