2020

Leiko Ikemura. In Praise of Light

Exhibtion catalogue -
St. Matthäus-Kirche, Kulturforum, Berlin, 2020
Published by KERBER Verlag, Bielefeld 2020
Editors: Stiftung St. Matthäus - Kulturstiftung der Evangelischen Kirche in Berlin-Brandenburg-schlesische Oberlausitz (EKBO) - Hannes Langbein, Alexander Ochs
Authors: Leiko Ikemura, Nicola Kuhn, Hannes Langbein, Friedhelm Mennekes, Pia Müller-Tamm, Alexander Ochs
Editorial staff: Studio Ikemura - Andrea Grljusic, Magdalena Heinrich, Stiftung St. Matthäus - Anne-Catherine Jüdes, Hannes Langbein
Book design: Dorka Krasznahorkai
Softcover, German/ English, 96 p. 
ISBN 978-3-7356-0738-6

Performance. In Praise of Light

24 Aug 2020, 10 pm‬
Performance by Leiko Ikemura with
Shannon Maynor (dancer) and Naoko Sonoda (piano)
Choreography assistant: Stephan Ehrlich

04 Sep 2020, 10 pm‬
Performance by Leiko Ikemura in collaboration with Claudia de Serpa Soares and Ayumi Paul

In occasion of the exhibition:
Leiko Ikemura. In Praise of Light
4 May – 13 Sep 2020
St. Matthäus-Kirche, Kulturforum, Berlin - Stiftung St. Matthäus

Leiko Ikemura - von Ost nach Ost

Exhibtion catalogue -
Leiko Ikemura - from East to East
Kunsthalle Rostock 2020
Published by HINSTORFF Verlag GmbH, Rostock 2020
Authors: Cornelia Blume, Uwe Neumann
Editors: Melanie Ohst, Corinna Wolfien & Studio Ikemura
- Andrea Grljusic, Magdalena Heinrich
Book design: Hermann Huelsenberg Studio, with Niklas Sagebiel
Hardcover, German/ English, 112 p. 
ISBN 978-3-356-02337-4

Leiko Ikemura. Portraits

Artist book -
the book shows more than fifty works from various watercolor series.
Published by DISTANZ Verlag, Berlin 2020
Concept: Leiko Ikemura
Authors: Nils Emmerichs, Bera Nordal
Book design: Heller & C GmbH, Berlin / Cologne
Project Management: Studio Ikemura -
Stephan Ehrlich, Andrea Grljusic, Magdalena Heinrich
Softcover, English, 120 p. 
ISBN 978-3-95476-326-9

Leiko Ikemura wins Art Encouragement Prize

The Agency of Cultural Affairs Japan (Bunkacho 文化 庁) chose Leiko Ikemura
for the 70th 'Art Encouragement Prize of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Japan' (芸 術 選 奨 文 部 科学 大臣 賞) for 2019, Fine Arts Section.

In occasion of the exhibition: Leiko Ikemura. Our Planet. Earth & Stars
イケムラレイコ 土と星 Our Planet
at the The National Art Center, Tokyo 2019

 

 

2019

Performance. Toward New Seas

21 Aug 2019, 6.30 pm‬
PREMIERE - a performance by LEIKO IKEMURA 
and the musicians Alicja Pilarczyk (violin) and Nejc Grem (accordion) as well as the dancers Sophie Flannery Prune Vergères and Joaquin Crespo Lopes.
Choreography assistant: Stephan Ehrlich
General assistance: Studio Ikemura - Andrea Grljusic and Magdalena Heinrich

Leiko Ikemura. Nach neuen Meeren
11 May – 01 Sep 2019
Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland

 

 

Leiko Ikemura. Nach neuen Meeren. Toward New Seas

Exhibtion catalogue -
Kunstmuseum Basel 2019
Published by Prestel Publishing Ltd., Munich, London, New York 2019
Authors: Anita Haldemann, Stefan Kraus, Mitsue Nagaya
Editor: Kunstmuseum Basel, Anita Haldemann
Book design: Sybille Ryser
Hardcover, German/ English, 168 p. 
ISBN 978-3-7913-5890-1

Leiko Ikemura. Nach neuen Meeren
11 May – 01 Sep 2019
Kunstmuseum Basel, Switzerland

Leiko Ikemura. Our Planet Earth & Stars

Booklet with exhibtion views -
The National Art Center, Tokyo 2019
Published by Ikemura Foundation
Authors: Leiko Ikemura, Poems
Photography: Philipp von Matt
Book design: Julia Vukovic
Paperback, English, 64 p. 
ISBN 978-3-00-062346-2

Leiko Ikemura. Our Planet. Earth & Stars
18 Jan 2018 – 01 Apr 2019
The National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan

Special Talk. Catherine David & Leiko Ikemura

5 Apr 2019 (Fri) 6-7.30 pm
Venue - The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, lecture hall, floor B1

Speakers - Catherine David (Deputy Director of the National Museum of Modern Art at the Centre  Pompidou in Paris, France) &
Leiko Ikemura (Artist, Visiting Professor at Joshibi University of Art and Design)

Host - Hosaka Kenjiro (Senior Researcher, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo)
Organized by - Joshibi University of Art and Design, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
Language - Japanese-English, sequential interpretation

The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
Joshibi University of Art and Design

 

Leiko Ikemura. Our Planet. Earth & Stars

Exhibtion catalogue -
Leiko Ikemura. Our Planet. Earth & Stars
イケムラレイコ 土と星 Our Planet
The National Art Center, Tokyo 2019
Published by Kyuryudo Art Publishing Co., Ltd. 2019
Authors: Mitsue Nagaya, Anita Haldemann, Michiko Kasahara, Stefan Kraus, Wim Wenders, Udo Kittelmann, Atsushi Tanaka, Toshiyuki Horie, Kenjiro Hosaka 
Editors: Mitsue Nagaya, Mina Hisamatsu, Shiori Takano
Book design: Katsuya Kato
Paperback, Japanese/ English, 360 p. 
ISBN 978-4-7630-1837-3 C0071

Leiko Ikemura. Our Planet. Earth & Stars
18 Jan 2018 – 01 Apr 2019
The National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan

2018

Artist Talk with Leiko Ikemura und Donata Wenders

9 May 2018, 7-10 pm
Venue - Stiftung Brandenburger Tor, Max Liebermann Haus

Speakers - Leiko Ikemura und Donata Wenders
Host - Prof. Dr Wulf Herzogenrath (curator and scientific advisory board Stiftung Brandenburger Tor)

On the occasion of the exhibition - Im Atelier Liebermann. LEIKO IKEMURA im Dialog mit Donata & Wim Wenders - Leiko Ikemura and Donata Wenders met for a conversation about artistic processes, inspiration, the significance of the studio and thinking in pictures.
Further Informations: Artist Talk.

Im Atelier Liebermann. LEIKO IKEMURA im Dialog mit Donata & Wim Wenders
11 Apr - 27 May 2018
Stiftung Brandenburger Tor, Max Liebermann Haus, Berlin, Germany

Im Atelier Liebermann. LEIKO IKEMURA im Dialog mit Donata & Wim Wenders

Exhibtion catalogue -
Stiftung Brandenburger Tor, Max Liebermann Haus 2018
Published by Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Köln 2018
Authors: Wulf Herzogenrath, Leiko Ikemura, Donata & Wim Wenders
Editors: Barbara Nierhoff-Wielk, Evelyn Wöldicke, Phil Miller
Book design: Johann Hausstätter, Leiko Ikemura
Paperback, German/ English, 112 p., 19,5 x 27 cm
ISBN 978-3-96098-363-7

Im Atelier Liebermann. LEIKO IKEMURA im Dialog mit Donata & Wim Wenders
11 Apr - 27 May 2018
Stiftung Brandenburger Tor, Max Liebermann Haus, Berlin, Germany