Koji Onaka

1960 Born in Fukuoka prefecture in Japan
   

1982 Graduated from Tokyo Photograph College (present name/Tokyo Visual Arts).

         Participated in the Image shop CAMP
   

1988 Opened up the gallery [KAIDO] at Tokyo (It was managed untill 1992.).
   

2002 Participated in the gallery [photographers' gallery] at Tokyo. 
   

2007 Reopened up the gallery [KAIDO] at Tokyo until 2014

   

2015 [KAIDO Magazine] start a new photo magazine


2016 Gallery KAIDO reopenin Tokyo

 


Major solo exhibitions

 

 

2016 [Lucky cat] Fondation A Stichting, Brussels

 

2015 [chromaAtic time Axis-detached] in)(between gallery .Paris

 

2015 [Lucky Trip Again] Solaris,Osaka
   

2015 [Umimachi] Zeit Foto Salon,Tokyo

   

2014 [twin boat]Visual art Gallery Osaka/Zen Foto Galley             

         [Lucky cat & Matatabi]    projektraum Fotografie  Dortmund Germany

         [The Dog in France] Le 29 Librairie Photographique Paris
   

2013 [My favorite 21] Zen photo gallery Roppongi,Tokyo
   

2012 [I'm full] Sorajuku,Tokyo/Athens,Osaka
   

2012 [Koji Onaka]CARRÉ AMELOT ,La Rochell.France
   

2010 [Tokyo Candy Box] LE PLAC'ART PHOTO , Paris
   

2010 [Horse & Cactus 2] Emon photo gallery,Tokyo
   

2009 [SEITAKA-AWADACHISO/NOGATA] Tanio Musium,Fukuoka
   

2008 [The Dog in France] Nadar,Osaka
   

2007 [Horse&Cactus- in Mexico] Emon photo gallery,Tokyo
   

2007 [DRAGONFLY] Chukyo University gallery C・Square
   

2006 [GARSSHOPPER] ZEIT FOTO SALON,Tokyo
   

2005 [Latvia,Spain] Visual Arts gallery,Tokyo
   

2003 [slow boat] photographers' gallery,Tokyo
   

2003 [MATATABI] ZEIT FOTO SALON,Tokyo
   

2002 [Tokyo1984-91/Reaview mirror part2 ] photographers' gallery,Tokyo
   

2001 [Tokyo Candy Box] PLACE M, Tokyo /Visual Arts,Tokyo/ Shinjuku Nikon Salon, Tokyo
   

1998 [Machikage] Studio EBIS Photo Gallery, Tokyo
   

1996 [DISTANCE] mole,Tokyo/BERG,Tokyo
   

1993 [Seitaka Awadachi-sou] Ginza Nikon Salon, Tokyo
   

1988-91 series [Seitaka Awadachi-sou] a total of 32 times, gallery KAIDO, Tokyo
   

1983 [Seitaka Awadachi-sou no aru machi]CAMP,Tokyo



Group exhibitions

 

2014 [Umiachi1997]Kunsthause Essen Germany
   

2014 [CANALE GARNDE]KunstVereine Ruhr Germany
   

2011 [Sigeichi Nagano & Koji Onaka// Ce qui se défait ] PHOTO4 , Paris France.
   

2010 [Voayages]The Japan Foundation, Leira Portugal, Toluca Mexico.
   

2010 [Daegu Photo Biennale] Culture and Art Center, Daegu Korea.
   

2010 [Landscape of Ashikaga] Ashikaga Art Museum,Tochigi.
   

2009 [Voayages]The Japan Foundation

             Paris  France/Toluca Mexico/Lisbon Portugal/Tokyo
   

2009 [THE MANILA BOX] Kaida gallery Manila Phillipin
   

2007 [Japan Caught by Camera]Shanghai Musium China
   

2007 [RECENT ACQUISITIONS] Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography
   

2005 [Takaramono-My precious:Photos and words five contenporary japanese photographers]     Yokohama citizens gallery,Yokohama
   

2002-3 [BLACK OUT/Contemporary Japanese Photography ]

            The Japan Foundation Roma/Paris/Tokyo
   

2002 [The18th Higasikawa Photofiesta] Higashikawa Culture Gallery,Hokkaido



Books and Zine


1991 [Seitaka-awadachiso] Sokyu-sha

1995 [DISTANCE] Mole

2001 [Tokyo Candy Box] Wize Shuppan

2001 [hysteric Five : Onaka Koji] hysteric glamour

2003 [slow boat] Sokyu-sha

2005 [in-between Latvia,Spain] EU-Japan fest Japan Committee

2005  Zine[KODOJI] Matatabi Library

2005  Zine[The Dog in France]  Matatabi Library


2006 [GRASSHOPPER] Tosei-sha

2006  Zine[1989・Summer to Osaka] Matatabi Library


2007 [DRAGONFLY] Tosei-sha

2008 [slow boat 2nd edition]Schaden.com

2008 [The Dog in France] Sokyu-sha

2008 [1983 Nogata:Echoes of Coal and Steel] Grafica

2011 [Umimachi] Super Labo

2011 [Tokyo'80s] Super Labo

2011 [SHINJUKU] Super Labo

2011 [Long time no see] Média immédiat


2012 [Matatabi] Super Labo

2012 [DISTANCE 2nd edition] Matatabi Library

2012 [Umimachi・1997] Matatabi library

2013 [twin boat] session press

2013 [My favorite 21] Zen Foto gallery

2013 [Horse & Cactus] White Press

2013 [Lucky cat] Matatabi Library

2014 [EXTRA HARD] Matatabi Library

2014 [SHORT TRIP AGAIN] Matatabi Library

2015 [NOGATA] KAIDO BOOKS

2015 [Seitaka-awadachiso 2nd edition] KAIDO BOOKS

 

2016 [OUTTAKES] KAIDO BOOKS

 

 

Essay

  

2012 [The memories of younger days in Tokyo] Matatabi Libray

 

2015 [The memories of younger days in Tokyo revision] KAIDO BOOKS


Award

1992 The 4th Society of Photography prize
  

2002 The18th Higasikawa new photographer prize
  

2006 The Photographic Society of Japan new photographer prize



Collection

Fondation A Stichting-Brussels
  

Carré Amelot- La Rochelle-France
  

Tokyo Metlopolitan Museum of photography
  

Higashikawa Culture Gallery-Hokkaido

 


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