NIIZEKI Hiromi  ( NIIZEKI is Surname)   www.niizekihiromi.com   www.facebook.com/poketto2011     www.facebook.com/Gumhearts  

Exhibitions : Solo Show:

2014  Loves, Participatory Installation, Flushing Library, Queens, NY.( Apr 23 - August 30)

          Loves, Participatory Installation, Maple Grove Cemetery, Queens, NY.(Feb 14-Mar 31)

          Loves, Participatory Installation, Fabio Scalia Art Space, Brooklyn, New York, NY. (Jan 6 -Feb 28)

2013  POKETTO, Participatory Installation, Children’s Museum of the Arts, New York, NY.

                         POKETTO, Participatory Installation, Governors Island, New York, NY.

2011   POKETTO, Participatory Installation, Children’s Museum of the Arts, New York, NY.

           POKETTO,  Participatory Installation, Governors Island, New York, NY.

2010  My Garden, Installation, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY.

2005  Rolls, Participatory Installation, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY.

           Botan, Installation, George Billis Gallery LA, Los Angels, CA.

2003  Moko Moko Windows, Installation, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY.

2001  Windows, Installation, Cave Art Space, Brooklyn, NY.

           My Livingroom, Installation, Highways Paformance and Arts, Los Angels, CA.

           My Bedroom, Participatory Installation, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY.

1999  The Picnic, Participatory Installation, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY.

           Water, Participatory Installation, Cave Art Space, Brooklyn, NY.

1997  Balls, Participatory Installation, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY.

           My Back Yard, Participatory Installation, Ernest Rubenstein Gallery, New York, NY.

           Scaffolding, Participatory Installation , CAVE Art Space, Brooklyn, NY.

1986  Red, Installation, Gallery SOGO, Curated by Sonomi Miyazawa ,Yokohama, Japan.

1985  Niizeki Hiromi , Art Space 88 Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

 

Selected Art Fairs

2011  Gum Garden, Participatory Installation, Wynwood Art Fair, Miami, FL.

2008  MokoMoko Shopping Bags/Gon, Installation, Entrance Lobby, Red Dot Art Fair, New York, NY.

2007  MokoMoko Windows, Installation, Entrance Lobby, Red Dot Art Fair, New York, NY.

2005  Rolls, Participatory Installation , AAF Contemporary Art Fair, New York, NY.

2004  Balls, Windows, Installation, Entrance Lobby, AAF Contemporary Art Fair, New York, NY.

2003  MokoMoko Windows, Installation, AAF Contemporary Art Fair, New York, NY.

2002  Windows, Installation, Entrance Lobby, AAF Contemporary Art Fair, New York, NY.

 

Group Shows:

2014  Loves, Installation, “I Live Here” at Lemmerman Gallery, New Jersey City University, NJ. (Nov.3-Dec.17)

          Poketto, Participatory Installation, Kaufman Astoria Studios/Queens Art Intervention, NY. (Sep)

          LOVES, “Transforming NYC Street Objects”, conjunction with the SITE95, Lodge Gallery, New York, NY.

2011  Windows, Poketto, Participatory Installations, Arts for Peace: With One Accord, United Church on the Green, New Haven, CT.

2008  Windows, Installation, “IT’S GETTING HOT IN HERE”, Akus Gallery, Eastern Connecticut State  University, Willimantic, CT.

           Windows, Installation, “IT’S GETTING HOT IN HERE”, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA.

           Pockets, Installation, “5x4=20”, Children’s Museum of the Arts 20th Anniversary, New York, NY.

2007  MokoMoko Shopping Bag-Street Vendor Style, Installation, “The Field”, Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, Jamaica, NY.

2006  MokoMoko Windows, Installation, “Extreme Materials”, Memorial Art Gallery, The University of      Rochester, Rochester, NY.

2004  “Fresh Assortment”, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY.

2003  “Round”, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY.

2002  Maru, Installation, “Hybrid”, Curated by Lily Faust and E.K.Clark, Williamsburg Art and Historical Center,     Brooklyn, NY.

           Windows, Installation, “Obsessive Vision”, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

2000  Windows, Installation, “Apt3F”, Curated by Mihee Ahn, Asian American Art Centre, New York, NY.

           Balls, Participatory Installation, “Elements 2000”, Curated by Devorah Sperber+Jane Ingram Allen, HEREArt New York, NY.

1999 Super Hiromi, Participatory Installation, “9th Annual”, Asian American Art Centre, New York, NY.

1998 Suspended Balls, Installation, “Materialism”, Curated by Katie Gass, The Art Store, New York, NY.

          “10 Women”, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY.

          Suspended Balls, Installation, “The Art Exchange”, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY.

          “Women Against Violence”, National Museum of Art, Johannesburg, South Africa.

1997 Installation-collaboration w/ Christine Richardson, Children’s Museum of the Arts, New York, NY.

          Tape/Victoria’s Secret, “Art Garden”, Touhan Gallery, Fukuoka, Japan.

          CD Cover “Subway Train”of Imagination Workshop Band, New York, NY

1996 Suspended Balls, Installation, “The Modern Landscape”, Curated by George Billis, The Queens  

          Borough Library Gallery, Jamaica, NY.

          Tape/Victoria’s Secret, “Crest Hard Ware Store”, Brooklyn, NY.

          Tape/Victoria’s Secret, “Blue Collar Pop at A True Value”, Annapolis, MD.

1995 Group Show, Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY.

          Suspended Balls, Installation, Cast Iron Gallery, New York, NY.

          Shelf, Installation, Angel Orensanz Foundation, New York, NY.

          Installation-collaboration with children, Children’s Museum of The Arts, New York, NY.

1994 Suspended Balls, Installation, Front Window, Children’s Museum of The Arts, New York, NY.

         “Small Works”, Washington Square East Gallery, New York, NY.

1993  “Small Works”, Washington Square East Gallery, New York, NY.

1989  The Art Students League, New York, NY.

1987  Three-person Show, Honda Public Hall, Tokyo, Japan.

1986  Two-person Show, Gallery SHIKI, Tokyo, Japan.

           “New Art”, Laforet Museum in Harajuku, Tokyo, Japan.

           

Fellowship :

Studio Program, Children’s Museum of the Arts New York, Governors Island,  July - October, 2010

Residency Program, The Clock Tower Gallery, P.S.1, New York, NY. November, 1995

 

Selected Public Commissions/Collections:

Take Shape, Permanent Collection, Palo Alto Junior Museum, Palo Alto, CA. 2001

Kiosk, Permanent Collection, Children's Museum of the Arts, New York, NY. 1998

Progressive, New York, NY.

Swiss Re, New York, NY.

 

Education: 

Musashino Art University. Major: Painting, Art Education. Tokyo, Japan.

 

               Selected Private Commissions/Collections:

                  Helene Millor, Providence, RI

                  Crosby Parks Lockwood, New York, NY.

                  Doryn Wallach / Doryn Wallach Design, New York, NY.

                  Miyako Yoshinaga / Director of Miyako Yoshinaga Gallery, New York, NY.

                  Gretchen Sherman, New York, NY.

                  Michael Mut / Founder and President of The Love Yourself Project, New York, NY.

                  Tomoko Oguchi, Astoria, NY.

                  Keiko Fukuma, Tokyo, Japan.

                  Kimberly Marrero / KM Art Advisory, New York, NY.

                  Ethan Cohen / Director of Ethan Cohen Fine Art, New York, NY.

                  Kathleen Schneider / Founder of Children's Museum of the Arts, New York, NY.

                  John Savitierri / Michael Maiter, CA.

                  Rosaliie Becker, New York, NY.

                  Bobbie Foshhay – Miller, New York, NY.

                  Ruth Kaufmann, New York, NY.

                  G.Ronald Kastner, Blue Ridge, VA.

                  Nicholas Davies / Director of Nicholas Davies Gallery, New York, NY.

                  George Billis / Director of George Billis Gallery, New York, NY.

                  Michael and Diana Sands, Golden Valley, MN.

                  Gordon Stewart, Garrison, NY.

                  Stanley Shenker, West Port, CT.

                  Jason Song, MA

                  Christine Richardson, New York, NY.

                  Ohishi Etsuko / Director of Touhan Gallery, Fukuoka, Japan.

 

               Publication: 

Site95.org Jurnal Issue Volume 3 Issue 2,2014. p12-13.Illus.

Participatly GumHearts Installation, Shukan New York Seikatu, May 10th, 2014, p28.Illus. in Japanese

Art of GumHearts at Cemetery, Shukan New York Seikatu, March 15th, 2014 #482 p11.Illus. in Japanese

LOVES-GumHearts, Shukan New York Seikatu, March 1, 2014, p25. in Japanese

Spoon and Tamago Jan.28, 2014  http://www.spoon-tamago.com/2014/01/28/loves-heart-shaped-discarded-gum-transformed-into-works-of-art/ Illus.    

Micadesign http://www.micadesign.it/#/loves Illus. published in Italian. 

“When Art Meets Crowdfunding”, Rest&Create  Feb 6th, 2014. http://restandcreate.com/?p=432 Illus. 

NHK/Japan National Broadcasting, BS1 News “World Wave Morning 7AM: “@NYC” On-Aired in Japanese, February 14, 2014.

Solent News by Harriet Marsh, 2014. news@solentnews.co.uk

Featured in Esquire Kazakhstan, FEBRUARY 14, 2014. Illus. http://esquire.kz/photo/491 in Kazakhstan

Magazine “friday” in Zurich / Switzerland.#6, 2014. Page12 ,Illus. in German.

ARTTALK, by Trent Morse, ARTnews, September 2011 issue.p42.

Happening In Wynwood, by Al Diaz, The Miami Herald, Oct.21, 2011. p3B. Illus. 

Interactive Art Connecting US and Japan, by Komi Kaoru, The New York Seikatsu, July 2, 2011 p19.Illus.

IT'S GETTING HOT IN HERE exhibit catalogue, Montserrat College of Art/Eastern Connecticut State University, February, 2008, p5, p7. Illus.

The New York Sun, April 7 2003, pg.20,illus.

Hybrid by Elle CanNYArts Magazine, May 2002 issue, pg. 20

Hybrid, by Michael Macinnis, The New York Art World Magazine, May 2002 issue 14, Illus.

Elements 2000, by Yuriko Yamaki, Esquire/Japan, April 2000 issue, Illus.

Elements 2000, by Joel Silverstein, Review Magazine, March 1 issue, 2000, p27-29

Apartment 3F, by Holland Cotter, New York Times, March 31, 2000, pE36

A Kinetic Moment For Asian Art, by Holland Cotter, New York Times, March 24, 2000, pE40

Participatory Works: Viewers as Co-Creators, by Jane Ingram Allen, Sculpture Magazine, p73-75. illus. Jan.2000

Le Dejeuner sur l’Asto Turf, by Stuart FergusonThe Wall Street Journal, pW11, June 4, 1999. Illus.

Art’s Report from New York, by Miyako Yoshinaga, Monthly Art p144-145, Sep/1999 illus.

The Art of Refuse, by Bruce BaumandArt International, p43, Spring/Summer Issue, 1999

Pick 3, by Samantha Nelson, Waterfront Week, p10, Volume 9.14/July 15, 1999

Around World: New York, by Kunie Sugiura, BT, p171, Feb/98, Tokyo. Illus.

360° New York, by Gen HikageMonthly Gallery , p92-93, Jan/98, Tokyo. Illus.

Attached to Discarded Materials, by Watanabe Hamako, Yomiuri America, May 21,1999

It’s Art, But Is It Landscape?, by Jean Rollan, Newsday, p.A35, August 9,1996, New York. Illus.

Ji-Rai-Ya #13:1993, #17:1994, #20:1996, Published by Keiko Fukuma, Tokyo. Illus.