Sadaharu Horio

Selected Solo Exhibitions
 
1966
Shinanobashi Gallery, Osaka.
 
1968
Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka.
 
1978
Event & Neglect, Gallery Kitano Circus, Kobe.
 
1979
Utsubo Gallery, Osaka.
Fabric, Higashimon Gallery, Kobe (First in a series of annual solo shows that continued until 1985).
 
1980
Simultaneous Space: Black Paint, Box Gallery, Nagoya.
From Shape to Quality, Higashimon Gallery, Kobe.
Now (Succession/Connection), Utsubo Gallery, Osaka.
 
1982
Memo, Art Space Niji, Kyoto.
 
1985
Art Space Niji, Kyoto (First in a series of annual solo shows heldat the beginning of the new year).
A Matter of Course: ‘Painting,’ ‘In Order,’ ‘Up and Up,’ and ‘Point/Point’, Gallery Cuore, Osaka.
 
1987
Today’s Artists Series No. 20, Osaka Contemporary Art Center, Osaka.
Shikimen/IRO/Iro, Rokken Gallery, Kobe.
 
1988
Stone, Fuji Gallery, Osaka.
 
1989
Sumi: Tools and Expressions, Fuji Gallery, Osaka (The Sumi: Tools and Expressions series was held annually until 1994. Many of the works from these shows are now part of the Axel Vervoordt Collection).
By Water, Ishiyacho Gallery, Kyoto.
 
1991
Idiotic Works -- A Matter of Course: With Things That are There, Studio You, Miki.
Contemporary Artists: Sadaharu Horio Exhibition, Paper Museum, Kawanoe.
 
1992
A Matter of Course: Here, Gallery Second House Two, Ashiya.
 
1993
Slacking Off, Cheating, and Cutting Corners, Gallery 2001, Kobe.
 
1995
A Matter of Course (A Little Bit), Art Space Niji, Kyoto.
Black Adventure: Despite Obstacles, Nano-Rium, Yamanashi.
Earthquake Landscapes, Riran’s Gate, Kobe (The show traveled to four junior high schools in Fukui Prefecture in November and December).
 
1998
One-Day Exhibition: With Things That are There, Gallery Keller, Paris.
 
1999
A Matter of Course: According to the Place, Ochanomizu Gallery/Awajicho Gallery, Tokyo.
 
2000
Unpredictable: Horio’s Art, Hirakata Municipal Gotenyama Art Center, Osaka.
Earthquake Art: Five Years of Restoration, Ataka Museum of Art, Tokushima.
 
2002
Sadaharu Horio Solo Exhibition: Ordinary Things, Ashiya City Museum of Art & History.
 
2011
Sadaharu Horio, Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Vlaeykensgang, Antwerp (Three days performance and book presentation).
 
2014
BB Plaza Museum, Kobe.
 
2015
Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Hong Kong.
Art Brussels (performance), Brussels (solo space curated by Axel Vervoordt Gallery).
Gallery YUME, Tokyo.
Sadaharu Horio/Atarimae-no-koto: Forms of 3kg, LADS Gallery, Osaka.

2017
The Armory Show (performance, solo space curated by Axel Vervoordt Gallery), New York, NY, USA.
 


Selected Group Exhibitions
 
1957
10th Ashiya City Art Exhibition, Seido Elementary School Auditorium, Ashiya (Continued to show his work until the 59th event in 2007).
 
1964
8th Kyoto Independent Exhibition, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art (Continued to show his work in the event until 1991).
 
1965
15th Gutai Art Exhibition, Gutai Pinacotheca, Osaka (Continued to show his work until the 21st event in 1968).
 
1967
4th International Young Artists’ Exhibition, Seibu Department Store, Tokyo.
2nd Mainichi Art Competition for French Government-Selected Foreign Study, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art.
 
1970
Garden on Garden, Outdoor Exhibition, Expo Museum (Collaborative Project with Gutai Members, Expo Museum, Expo ‘70, Osaka.
Gutai Group Exhibition, Midorikan (Green Pavilion), Expo ’70, Osaka.
 
1972
1st Ashiya River International Biennale, Ashiya Citizens Center, Ashiya.
 
1973
2, Kyoto Kita-Shirakawa Art Village (Two-man show with Masaya Sakamoto which primarily used outdoor spaces).
Japan-Korea Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern
Art, Kobe.
 
1975
8th Contemporary Art Exhibition: Emotions, Daimaru Department Store, Kyoto.
 
1976
Art Now ‘76, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Kobe.
Kyoto Biennale 1976, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto.
18 Years of Gutai Art, Osaka Prefectural Citizens’ Gallery.
 
1977
5th Setouchi Contemporary Art Festival, Okayama Prefectural Cultural Center, Okayama.
1st Triangle Exhibition, Okayama Prefectural Cultural Center, Okayama (Continued to show his work until the 7th event in 1983).
 
1979
Jiro Yoshihara, Gutai, and Afterward, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Kobe.
Experiment: The Methods and Developments of 34 People, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, Kyoto.
 
1981
Art Now ‘70-’80, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Kobe.
 
1982
Toward the Museum of Tomorrow: Art Theatre, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Kobe.
 
1983
Detaching Space: Beyond Landscapes, Nagoya City Museum, Nagoya.
 
1985
Jiro Yoshihara and Gutai: 1954-1972, Ashiya Citizens’ Center, Ashiya.
 
1986
Crossing ‘86 Japan-Hawaii, ABC Gallery, Osaka.
4th Osaka Contemporary Art Fair, Osaka Contemporary Art Center, Osaka (Continued to show his work until the 8th event in 1990).
 
1987
Playing: Akiko Horio and Sadaharu Horio, Shinanobashi Gallery, Osaka.
 
1988
Object + Object, Gallery P&P, South Korea.
 
1989
The World of Sumi, Seibu Hall, Otsu.
 
1990
Three Abstract Artists from Hyogo: Tokuki Tanaka, Toshiharu Yoshimi, and Sadaharu Horio, Art Hall, Kobe.
 
1991
Red/Blue/Yellow: Sadaharu Horio and Tadatoshi Fujino, Osaka Contemporary Art Center, Osaka.
 
1992
The Artists of the Gutai Art Association, Miyagi Museum of Art.
Art of Tomorrow: Shiga, Yokaichi, Shiga.
 
1993
Gutai..suite? (After Gutai), Palais des Arts, Toulouse.
Gutai III: 1965-1972, Ashiya City Museum of Art & History, Ashiya.
Rokko Island Waterfront Open-Air Play, Marine Park, Rokko Island, Kobe (Continued to participate until the 9th event in 2002).
 
1994
Tannan Art Festival, Takefu Municipal Central Park, Fukui (Staged a performance called The Addition of Sounds with Bonkura at the opening. Continues to show his work in the event)
Era of the Heart: Sculpture and Plastic Arts, Takayanagi no Sato, Hyogo.
 
1995
Two-Man Show: Takesada Matsutani and Sadaharu Horio, Galerie Vingt Sept, Toulouse.
 
1996
Art Now ‘96: Toward the Source of Being, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Modern Art, Kobe.
 
1997
Transmitting Contemporary Art: Water Here Again, Shinjuku ParkTower Gallery, Tokyo.
 
1998
Art Contemporain du Japon, Espace Ecureuil, Tolouse ; travelling to Le Rire Bleu, Figeac.
 
1999
Game Over, Watari-um, Tokyo.
Earthquakes and Expressions, Ashiya City Museum of Art & History, Ashiya.
 
2000
The Town is a Museum, Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi (Continues to show his work in the event).
 
2002
Theatre of Our Lives, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Kobe.
 
2003
Museum of Air in Hyogo Canal, Hyogo Canal, Kobe.
 
2004
France-Japan Artist Exchange Project: “Mouvement”, Hyogo Canal, Kobe.
Rencontre Internationale d’Art Performance, Le Lieu, Quebec.
 
2005
Yokohama Triennale 2005, No. 3 and No. 4 Sheds at Yamashita.
Dock, Yokohama.
 
2006
My Rules: An Accumulation of My Time, Borderless Gallery, NO-MA, Omihachiman.
 
2007
Resounding Spirit: Japanese Contemporary Art of the 1960s, Gibson Gallery, State University of New York at Potsdam, USA (Staged performance at the Live Art Festival with Takesada Matsutani and Ushio Shinohara on March 10).
 
2009
In-finitum, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice.
Suito Osaka 2009, Nakanoshima Park, Osaka.
 
2010
Sadaharu Horio and Akiko Horio: Two-Person Exhibition, Lads Gallery, Osaka.
Sadaharu Horio and On-Site Art Squad ‘Kuki’: A Matter of Course (Simultaneous Space/Interconnecting Squares), Former Kobe Municipal Raw Silk Inspection, Kobe Agency.
 
2011
TRA. The Edge of Becoming, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice.
 
2012
Explosion! Painting as Action, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden; travelling to Fundacio Juan Miro, Barcelona, Spain.
 
2013
Tàpies, Lo sguardo dell’ artista (The Eye of the Artist), installation ‘Homage to Tàpies’, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice.
Gutai: Splendid Playground, performance, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York.
 
2014
Horio and KUKI – Printemps Japonais, Artconnexion, Lille.
 
2015
PROPORTIO, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice.
Sadaharu Horio & Takayuki Tomoi / MecaHorio, Space Kurage Bunko, Osaka.
Two Sticks, as part of the Think Tank lab Triennale, The Museum of Architecture, Wroclaw.

2016
Link to "Atarinae-no-Koto" (Ordinary Things) Bozar, 13-16 October 2016.

2017
Cultural City of East Asia 2017 Kyoto, Asia Corridor - Contemporary Art Exhibition, Kyoto Art Centre, Japan.
INTUITION, Axel & May Vervoordt Foundation, Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, Italy.