I have been invited by Giulia Turati for a solo exhibition and installation at the Art Center of Pont-en-Royans, La Halle, a patrimonial site facing the Bourne River.
With this new solo exhibition, I continue my collaboration with Sokyo Gallery as part of the Atsumi project.
I will present my research on water-related issues in the Mediterranean region: floods in La Napoule and submerged ruins in Antipolis.
I was invited by Tom Laurent, editor-in-chief of l'Art Absolument , and Teddy Tibi, director of
This nex personal exhibition is the start of Sokyo Gallery collaboration through the Atsumi project.
I have been invited by Giulia Turati for a personal exhibition linked to an installation on the Pont-en-Royan Art Center façade, La Halle, a patrimonial site facing a river.
Ending my artist residency,I will show during this exhibition ma latest ceramic works such as the monumental sculpture 'Nagare' and a mural tryptic.
In relation with European capitals of culture, Villeurbanne 2022, I have been invited by Magalie Meunier from Studio Ganekto execute an installation inside Mario Botta's Art Library in Villeurbanne. The collective exhibition "Dans la nuit fauve," related to this installation will show Diego Guglieri Don Vito's, Manon Harrois's, Colombe Marcasiano's, Shanta Rao's and Laure Subreville's art pieces. The execution of my installation have received Fondation Franco-Japonaise Sasakawa support.
Pendant ma résidence de quatre mois au Centre de céramique de Shigaraki, mes recherches sur la matérialisation du courant m'ont permis de réaliser notamment "Nagare, au fil du temps", une sculpture en céramique blanche transluscide. Elle représente une forme pérenne de mes installations de tissus "Hôjô, au fil du temps."
During this conference, I summarized my research on yaki-mono, literally 'the burnt objects': ceramics in different cultures through the translation I give to it in my work.
François Jeune asked me for an interview carried out before my personal exhibition in Kyoto and my participation in the collective exhibition in the studio of Hézo, his transcription appeared in the number 96 of the magazine l'Art Absolument
I gave several interviews linked to my exhibitions as for "Vanishing Droplets in a River" et Horizons qui ont été mises à disposition sur la toile. Ces vidéos sont accompagnées de vidéos de réalisation ou de variation de la lumière sur l'installation dont vous trouverez les liens ci-dessous
As part of the 1% artistic (1% of a public construction budget is dedicated to art) for the construction of the Toulouse metro line 3, Tisséo Collectivités my work has been selected and the project I proposed is a finalist for the Jean Maga station in Blagnac
I am invited by the curator Kunieda Katsura to realize a project within The Triangle space inside Kyoto Kyocera Museum and will present my installation and work during a conference at the museum.
Collective Exhibiton, water as a motif, water as a medium: paintings, drawings, photographs, videos, sculptures, installations. With works by Olivier DEBRE, Marcelle LOUBCHANSKY, Claire CHESNIER, Gabriele CHIARI, Yann ESNAULT, Dany GUEBLE, Christine JEAN, François JEUNE, Mari MINATO, Jean François ROBIC, Anne SLACIK et Olivier TURPIN
Installation inside « La Conque, » | temporary installation, a Nanterre City production with the support of Drac Île-de-France, Ministère de la Culture, Région Île-de-France, Département des Hauts-de-Seine
Duo exhibition with the painter François Mandras
During this fair, I will show on la canopée éditions stand the artist-book executed in collaboration with Thierry le Saëc and the poet Hisashi Okuyama : "Marques et pertes pour deux voix en écoutant la 2ème sonate pour violon seul (Marks and losses for two voices listening to Johann Sebastian Bach violin solo 2nd sonata)" within a casing executed by atelier Jeanne Frère
Solo exhibition « Retours d'Orient » showing works presented at Forum Maison Hermès Japon in Tokyo from last march to june, especially a part of Hôjô, through the ages installation, Utsuwa installation video and Letter to Victor Schœlcher artist book.
Solo exhibition « Vanishing droplets in a river » presenting two installations "Hôjô," "Tsukiyomi" and artist book "Lettre à Victor Schoelcher" at Le Forum, Maison Hermès Ginza,
Temporary installation on Maison Hermès Ginza façade ahead of solo exhibition « Vanishing droplets in a river » at Le Forum, Maison Hermès Ginza
8th edition of "Une partie de Campagne" in Chassagne-Montrachet, France. 13 galleries in 10 places in the village are showing 40 artists. The GED will show my works on paper and one of my artist books.
This artist book represents the synthesis of my research work on Shinano-Omachi city in Nagano. A form of contemplation on the world like the one developed by Monk Kamo no Chomei in "Notes of my monk's hut" during the 13th century.
This artist book represents the synthesis of my research work on the Minerals series. It is based on the work of Roger Caillois and Pierre and Marie Curie.
Invited by Bérénice Saliou, exhibition art director, the installation is a bridge between the Louvre islamic collections and the exhibition, based on a golden age of Islam, an Abbasid caliphate's object.
This exhibition is showing twelve artists works with the gesture as a guide line. Alexandre Hollan, Caribaï or Mari Minato gestures are a matter of sign, revealing a moment in time, an emotion.
My first Solo exhibition at GED will show my recent works and a new installation.
On this occasion, my first personal catalog will be edited with CNAP (National Center for Fine Arts) support, and a Guitemie Maldonado's text.
My recent works will be shown on GED's stand A 41
Premier Regard invited 75 artists exhibited for 15 years and their gallerist to show their recent works at the Bastille Design Center. The exhibition is curated by Marc Donnadieu and Henri Jobbé-Duval. Mari Minato's work will be represented by two paintings from the series "Roger Caillois" and "Gallic".
For the 25th edition of l'Art dans les Chapelles, Jean Fournier gallery will present the works of more than 100 artists who have participate to the event. Mari Minato's work will be represented by a drawing of her 2012 executed installation « Chêne Châtaigne (Oak, Chesnut) ».
GED will present as solo artist Taysir Batniji (b. 1966) and on Prime:
Pascal Convert (b. 1957)
Mari Minato (b. 1981)
Mathieu Pernot (b. 1970)
Narmine Sadeg (b. 1955)
Christoph von Weyhe (b. 1937)
GED will present to the 10th Drawing Now Paris art fair Mari Minato's recent works as "artist in one man show" on its B17 stand
« Space Parts » solo exhibition at Miyako Yoshinaga Gallery
Official presentation of Mari Minato's permanent installation in Necker hospital attended by Dr Rémi Salomon, who invited Mari Minato to execute the installation, Brigitte Pilat from the city of Paris who gave financial support, and Premier Regard Association members
New permanent installation executed during june 2015 and based on continental drift concept.
The installation go into wall and ceiling of the AU Dormitory hall in Nansana, Uganda
Mari Minato Solo exhibition at Galerie Richard
Project for the Nanterre city open air theatre shown on the front cover of the previously unpublished Flaubert « Heart castle » japanese translation
Christophe Avella-Bagur, Jean Carzou, Sven-Ole Frahm, Carl Fudge, Hervé Heuze, Stéfan Hoenerloh, Shirley Kaneda, Takesada Matsutani, Mari Minato, Peter Rogiers
First Mari Minato's Solo exhibition invited by Gilles Fuchs