© Reborn-Art Festival 2021-22
Photo by Clair Dorn Courtesy of Perrotin ©︎ 2020 Izumi Kato
Born in Shimane prefecture of Japan in 1969 and graduated from the Department of Oil Painting at Musashino University in 1992. Kato lives and works between Tokyo and Hong Kong.
In 2007, Kato was invited to participate in the 52nd Venice Biennale International Exhibition (Italy), and has since been presenting his works on an international scale. His recent solo exhibitions include Red Brick Art Museum (Beijing, 2018), Fundación Casa Wabi (Puerto Escondido, Mexico, 2019), Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo / Hara Museum ARC (Tokyo / Gunma, Concurrent exhibition, 2019), SCAD Museum of Art (Savannah, USA, September 2021 [tentative]). Additionally, Kato has held solo exhibitions at Perrotin since 2014 in New York, Paris, Shanghai, Hong Kong, and Seoul. His ongoing and upcoming projects for 2022 includes HAWAI’I TRIENNIAL 2022 (Hawaii, on view through May 8th), the public installation of a large outdoor at “A SUMMER IN LE HAVRE” (Le Havre, France) in June, and a solo exhibition at Stephen Friedman Gallery (London, UK) in the fall.
Installation view at K11 MUSEA (Hong Kong)
Photo by Ringo Cheung
©︎ 2021 Izumi Kato
Photo by Kei Okano
©︎ 2019 Izumi Kato
Reborn-Art Festival 2021-22
Altruism and Fluidity
［ Period ］
August 20 (SAT) – October 2 (SUN), 2022
*Closed on August 24 (WED),
September 7 (WED), 14 (WED)
［ Venue ］
Memorial Park area, Watanoha),
in Miyagi Prefecture
［ Viewing Times ］
Ishinomaki City area
10:00 - 17:00 (final admission at 16:30)
Oshika Peninsula area
10:00 - 16:00
(final admission at 15:30)
10:00 - 17:00
(final admission at 16:30)
*Hours may differ depending on the facility and work.
［ Organizers ］
Reborn-Art Festival Executive Committee
［ Co-organizers ］
Miyagi Prefecture /
Ishinomaki City /
Shiogama City /
Higashimatsushima City /
Matsushima Town /
Onagawa Town /
Kahoku Shimpo Publishing Co. /
［ Grant ］
The Agency for Cultural Affairs,
Government of Japan in the fiscal
［ Supporters ］
Tohoku Broadcasting Co., Ltd. /
Sendai Television Incorporated /
Miyagi Television Broadcasting Co., Ltd. /
HIGASHINIPPON BROADCASTING CO., LTD. /
Sendai FM BROADCASTING, INC.
［ Special cooperation ］
Reborn-Art Festival Ishinomaki Executive Committee
［ Cooperation ］
Ishinomaki Mill, Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd.
SEINO TRANSPORTATION CO., LTD.
Ishinomaki Senshu University
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