Leiko Ikemura - von Ost nach Ost

Yellow Scape, 2019, tempera and oil on jute, 110 x 180 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2020. / Photo: Jörg von Bruchhausen.

Kunsthalle Rostock, Rostock, Germany

Leiko Ikemura - from East to East


The Kunsthalle Rostock has invited Ikemura to relate her art to works from the Kunsthalle's collection ...

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Double-M, Double-X

Gigi on Her, 2019, tempura and oil on jute, 90 x 150 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2020. / Photo: Jörg von Bruchhausen.

Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

Double-M, Double-X brings together ten artists

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Human after all

Black Miko in Blue Dress, 1995, glazed terracotta, 55,5 x 29 x 26 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2020. / Photo: Jochen Littkemann.

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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Leiko Ikemura. Usagi Kannon

Usagi Kannon, 2012/19, patinated bronze, ca. 340 x 159 x 138 cm © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2020. / Photo: Bruno Daureo, KEWENIG, Palma de Mallorca.

KEWENIG, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Opening as part of Nit de l’Art 2020.

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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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Leiko Ikemura. Pleasure Garden

© Leiko Ikemura & KEWENIG Galerie, 2020.

KEWENIG, Berlin, Germany

Please note the extended opening times during

Gallery Weekend Berlin

9 - 13 September, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

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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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Artists on Color and Form: Selection of Artists in the Collection vol.2 Toeko Tatsuno & Leiko Ikemura - Exhibition of the permanent collection of the Iwaki City Art Museum for the first half 2020

Lying in Black, 1997, oil on jute, 100 x 120 cm, collection Iwaki City Art Museum © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2020. / Photo: Jochen Littkemann.

Iwaki City Art Museum, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan

Leiko Ikemura in the permanent exhibition at Iwaki City Art Museum.

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So wie wir sind 2.0

Reclining Face Orange (after Gerhard Richter), 2008, tempera on jute, 50 x 60 cm, Miettinen Collection © Leiko Ikemura and VG Bild-Kunst Bonn, 2020. / Photo: Jörg von Bruchhausen.

Weserburg Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen, Germany

The Way We Are 2.0 brings together on 2,500 square metres more than 180 works from more than 100 artists from various times and contexts in a wide-ranging investigation of content and form.

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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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Cover shot by © Donata Wenders, book design by Julia Vukovic, published by Hatje Cantz Verlag GmbH, Berlin 2019.

Published by Hatje Cantz Verlag GmbH, Berlin 2019

Just released June 13th, 2019 at Art Basel.


Take your chance and immerse into an other universe -

the world of Leiko Ikemura, Paintings.


And listen to -OF PEBBLES AND STONES (FOR LEIKO IKEMURA) - a piece specially composed by Ayumi Paul for this artist book.

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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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