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June 23 2016: Participation in Artistes en Residence in Clermont-Ferrand, France

Artistes en Residence

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June 13 2015: Appeared on Swiss local TV program "Marmelade".

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dJ3a84dJJSo

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June 4 2015: 'das Licht''das Licht (W.D.)''Raum' (Brig, SWITZERLAND)

Solo exhibitions as the final project in Brig Switzerland where I have stayed since last October.
I will exhibit the installation with more than 200 photos of light in Brig which I have taken since last October and the installation made with local children with 1t of salt.
The photos of light can be seen on Instagram. https://instagram.com/daslichtbrig/
Besides, two more installations in atelier and pavilion in the Stockalper garden.
In atelier, collaboration with local artist Willi Dreesen who passed away in 2013. In Pavilion, installation with pots which I collected in Brig.

Title: das Licht
Date: 13 June - 2 August 2015
Hours: 15:00-18:00 close on Monday and Tuesday Vernissage 18:00 on 13 June 2015
Venue: Galerie zur Matze (Stockalper Palace, Alte Simplonstrasse 28, Brig, Switzerland)

Title: das Licht(W.D.)
Date: 14 June - 5 July 2015
Hours: 14:00-17:00 open on Saturday and Sunday or by appointment(tubame25@hotmail.com)
Venue: Gastatelier (Furkaweg 1, Brig, Switzerland)

Title: Raum
Date: 13 June - 5 July 2015
Hours: 9:00-22:00
Venue: Pavilion (Stockalpergarten, Brig, Switzerland)

Flyer: http://minorumorikawa.com/image/flyer_brig.pdf

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May 14 2015: 'FORUM WALLIS' (Schloss Leuk, Leuk, SWITZERLAND)

Participation of the exhibition at Schloss Leuk in Leuk
Title: FORUM WALLIS
Date: 21-15 May 2015
Hours: May 21 Vernissage 19:00-, 22-19:00, 23-17:00, 24-19:00, 25-11:00
Venue: Schloss Leuk (Rathausplatz, Leuk, Switzerland)
Artists: Joëlle Allet, Barbezat-Villetard, Martin Chanda, Petra Fankhauser, Christophe Fellay, Vincent Fournier, Marie N. Guex,
Renato Jordan, Balthazar Lovay, Minoru Morikawa, Katherine Oggier, Bruno Rüegg, Carlo Schmidt, Ramon Schnyder and Pascal Seiler
Website: FORUM WALLIS

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March 6 2015: 'YOUNG ART 2015' (ZeughausKultur/Brig SWITZERLAND)

Participation of the exhibition at ZeughausKultur in Brig and Artist Talk at 17:00 on 14 March.
Title: YOUNG ART 2015
Date: 13-15 March 2015
Venue: ZeughausKultur (Gliserallee 91 Brig-Glis, Switzerland)
Artists: Gael Epiney, Marion Locher, Minoru Morikawa, Luca Degunda, Angela Werlen, Jon Lindholm, Ramon Schnyder and Joana Fux
Event: 13 March: 19:00- Vernissage 20:15- Symposium 22:00- Live(Franco Mento and Cédric Raccio)
14 March 14:00- Exhibition 17:00- Artist Talk1 18:15- Performance 19:00- Artist Talk2 21:00- Live (Plexelpunx)
15 March 14:00- Exhibition 16:00- Round Table 18:00- Finissage

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October 19 2014: Artist in Residence Brig-Glis

I am currently staying in Brig Switzerland for Artist in Residence programme until 15 July 2015.
I will have solo exhibition as an achievement in the end of the programme.
Website: Artist in Residence Brig-Glis

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July 24 2014: Curated exhibition 'A Sense of Mapping' at Gallery PARC in Kyoto JAPAN

I curated an exhibition as below;

Title:'A Sense of Mapping'
Artists: Ayako Matsumoto & Yuma Yamashiro
Curator: Minoru Morikawa (ASM committee)
Date:29 July - 10 August 2014
Hours:11:00-19:00 close on Monday / -20:00 on Friday / -18:00 on 10 August)
Venue:Gallery PARC (2nd floor, Sanjo Arimoto Bld. 48 Benkeiishi-cho, Miyuki-mach, Sanjo, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto JAPAN)
http://www.galleryparc.com

Related Talk:'About A Sense of Mapping'
Date: 16:00- on 10 August 2014 (No reservation and charge)
Speakers: Tsuyoshi Hirata (assistant curator of MOMAK) x Minoru Morikawa x Ayako Matsumoto x Yuma Yamashiro

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May 21 2014: Paticipation in Martial Déflacieux and Pierre Labat's project 'Magic Numbers' in Gunma.

Title:Magic Numbers
Dates: 24 May - 25 May 2014
Hours: 14:00-20:00 on 24 and 14:00-18:00 on 25
Vernissage: 18:00-20:00 on 24
Venue: palais des paris (96-2, Ohashi Takasaki Gunma 370-0803, Japan)
http://palaisdesparis.org

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Apr.14 2014: started tumblr

I started tumblr before 'A Sense of Mapping' this summer.
I will update things related mapping from all over the world and period everyday.
http://a-sense-of-mapping.tumblr.com

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Feb.16 2014: Selected in 'Gallery PARC Art Competiton 2014'

'A Sense of Mapping' which I curated is selected in 'Gallery PARC Art Competiton 2014'.
This exhibition will be held at Gallery PARC in Kyoto this summer.
http://www.galleryparc.com/competition/competition_2014/PAC2014.html

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Dec.16 2013: 'Roots' at FREEDOM FROM COMMONSENSE. in Osaka

Title: Roots at FREEDOM FROM COMMONSENSE.
Dates: 16 December - 25 December 2013
Hours: 12:00-20:00 close on 18 December
Venue: FREEDOM FROM COMMONSENSE. (2F Taguchi blg, 4-6-3 Minamisenbe Chuoku, Osaka-shi, Osaka JAPAN)
http://www.freedom-from-commonsense.com

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Dec.16 2013: Paticipation in Pierre Labat's project 'Le peintre' in Bordeaux.

http://www.pierrelabat.net/le_peintre/1.html

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Nov.29 2013: Article on the local news website in Korea.

An article about our exhibition is on the local website in Korea.
http://www.mr-e.co.kr/news/articleView.html?idxno=3659

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Nov.18 2013: 'Common Sense of the East' at Gallery175 in Seoul

Participation of the exhibition at Gallery175 in Seoul
Title: Common Sense of the East
Date: 22 November - 13 December 2013
Hours: 12:00-18:00
Venue: Gallery175 (B1 175-87 Anguk-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea)
Organizer: Space O'NewWall (Seoul)
Curators: Juno Seo (South Korea), Shanglin Wu (Taiwan), Akikazu Harada (Japan)
Opening reception + Artists & Curators' talk on 22 November 2013

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Oct.26 2013: NO x MINORU MORIKAWA 'ROOTS' at VADE MECVM. (OSAKA, JAPAN)

Shoes brand "NO" and I hold an exhbition at VADE MECVM. which locates in Utsubo Park in Osaka.
Title: ROOTS
Date: 5-10 November, 2013
Hours: 12:00-18:00 on Tue - Friday 8:00-11:00 / 13:00-18:00 on Sat & Sunday
Venue: VADE MECVM. (Takagi Bldg. 1-13-21 Kyomachibori Nishi-ku Osaka JAPAN)
Website : http://www.vm-showroom-02.com/