Leiko Ikemura: Usagi in Wonderland

Trees out of Head, 2015/20, bronze © Leiko Ikemura / VG Bild-kunst Bonn, 2021.

Sainsbury Centre, Norwich, England

Leiko Ikemura presents a selection of paintings, sculptures, drawings and photography in her first UK exhibition.

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Leiko Ikemura. Colors in Motion

ABC Akt, 2020, tempera on nettle, 70 x 50 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn.

Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zürich, Switzerland

The exhibition will feature four groups of works that reflect and develop the artist's extensive œuvre in both its conceptual and technical versatility.

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Voice-Over: Museum Reopening Commemorative Exhibition

Thinking, 1985, acrylic on canvas, 150 x 200 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2021.

Shiga Museum of Art, Otsu, Japan

With the reopening of the Museum it will be re-named from Museum of Modern Art Shiga to Shiga Museum of Art.

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GLOBAL GROOVE. Art, Dance, Performance and Protest

Hanako, 2020, watercolor on paper, 42 x 30 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn.

Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany

Global Groove explores the cultural history of contact between the West and the Far East.

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ARTZUID 2021 – IMAGINE. Amsterdam Sculptuur Biënnale

Usagi Kannon Mother © Leiko Ikemura.

Stichting Art Zuid Foundation, Amsterdam, Netherlands

ARTZUID is the leading sculpture biennale in the Netherlands.

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Swiss Sculpture since 1945

Memento Mori I, 2012, glazed terracotta, 30 x 130 x 40,5 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn.

Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, Switzerland

This comprehensive exhibition inside and outside the Kunsthaus offers the public their first overview of an exciting chapter in Swiss art history.

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Permanent Collection 2nd term 2021

Beach at Night, 2003/03, oil on jute, 100 x 140,5 cm, Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Tsu-shi, Japan © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2020. / Photo: Jochen Littkemann.

Mie Prefectural Art Museum, Tsu, Japan

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Presentation of the Contemporary Collection

Lying, 2009, Tempera and oil on jute, 80 x 150 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn. Dark Head with Bird, 1996, Glazed terracotta, 35 x 27 x 19 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn. Sphinx, 1998, Oil on jute, 80 x 110 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn. Double Figure with Bird in Arm, 1998/2002, Patinated bronze, 56 x 40 x 26 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn.

The Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

Continuing on from the modern collection, the contemporary tour enables the audience to appraise the debates and proposals that have developed over the last fifty years.

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Exhibition view: Becoming, Saint Joseph’s Arts Society, San Francisco, 2021.

Saint Joseph’s Arts Society, San Francisco, USA

“Becoming,” curated by Saint Joseph’s artist-in-residence Erica Deeman, features work by 16 artists represented by nine Bay Area galleries.


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OUTSIDEINSIDE. 20 Years of the Herbert Gerisch Foundation

Sleeping Figure in Red, 1997/2012, © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2021./ Photo: Jörg von Bruchhausen.

Herbert Gerisch Foundation, Neumünster, Germany

A success story to be celebrated with the exhibition OUTSIDEINSIDE.

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Leiko Ikemura: Usagi Kannon

Leiko Ikemura, Usagi Kannon, Palma de Mallorca, 2021 © Leiko Ikemura. / Photo: Philipp von Matt.

Museum for Contemporary Art Casal Solleric & Parc de la Mar, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

'Usagi Kannon' by Leiko Ikemura has found a new temporary spot at Parc del Mar in Palma de Mallorca. The outdoor installation is part of an exhibition in collaboration with the Casal Solleric, the Ajuntament de Palma.

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Human After All

Installation view, Human After All at Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics, Leeuwarden, Netherlands 2020 © Leiko Ikemura and Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics, 2020. Photo: Ruben van Vliet.

Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics, Leeuwarden, Netherlands

The Princessehof will present a large, contemporary exhibition,

which will show ceramic reflections in contemporary art.

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From Hell to Heaven - Leiko Ikemura’s column for STOA169 © Leiko Ikemura, 2020. / Photo: Felix Pitscheneder.

STOA169, Polling, Germany

The first construction phase of STOA169

is now open to the public.

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KölnSkulptur #10. ÜberNatur – Natural Takeover

Katzenmädchen mit Rheinblick, 2008, bronze and concrete, Stoffel Collection, Cologne © Leiko Ikemura. / Photo: Martinevans123, August 17, 2012, published under the rights of Creative Commons (CC) on wikipedia.

Skulpturenpark Köln, Riehler Straße, Cologne, Germany

ÜberNatur - Natural Takeover

is now the 10th edition of KölnSkulptur.

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Open Air. Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Usagi Kannon II, 2013/19, patinated bronze, 330 x 118 x 155 cm, Yorkshire Sculpture Park 2020 © Leiko Ikemura. / Photo: Jonty Wilde, Yorkshire Sculpture Park.

Formal Garden, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Born in 1951 in Tsu, Japan, Leiko Ikemura combines characteristics of European and Japanese art across drawing, painting and sculpture. Ikemura studied painting at the Academia de Bellas Artes in...

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Leiko Ikemura. Museum zu Allerheiligen Collection

Exhibition view, permanent exhibition at Museum zu Allerheiligen, Schaffhausen 2018 © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2018; Ursula Goetz (painting on the left). Photo: Museum zu Allerheiligen.

Museum zu Allerheiligen, Schaffhausen, Switzerland

Leiko Ikemura at the permanent exhibition of the Museum zu Allerheiligen.

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