TOKYO RUMANDO

  

artist atatement:
Tokyo Rumando(b.1980 in Tokyo) becoming a photographer in 2005.
Most of her staged photographs are of herself, and raise questions around identity, And she works in her own performanceusing various media.
In Rest3000 Stay 5000 (2012), Rumando immersed hersel in the world of love hotels, visiting hotels in and around Tokyo to create narrative scenes. In her following project,Orphée(2012-14), she transforme herself into different characters linked to her past, using a mirror. The series has been exhibited worldwide, including at Tate Modern, London, in the'Performing for the Camera'exhibition in 2016.

Solo Exbitions
2018 S, zenfotoGallery / TOKYO
2018 I'm only Happy when i'm NAKED / IBASHO Gallery / Antwerp
2016 Orphee,Rest3000-Stay5000-,Polaroid /Taka Ishii Gallery / Paris
2014 Expermental Orphee / TokyoLightRoom / TOKYO
2014 Experimental Orphee /PLACE M / TOKYO
2014 Orphee /ZEN FOTO GALLERY / TOKYO
2012 REST3000- STAY5000- / ZEN FOTO GALLERY / TOKYO
2012 Hotel Life / PLACE M Gallery / TOKYO
2012 Japanese RAKUGO Storyteller / TOKYO                                                                      
 
 
Group Exhibitions
2018 Tokyo Rumando live performance "The Story Of S "
venue: Galerie Clemontine de la Feronniere (Paris) 8-10 NOV
supported : Taka Ishii Gallery
Organized : ZenFotoGallery
Visual concept collaboration : Toshihiro Oshim

2018 PARIS PHOTO Taka Ishii Gallery / TOKYO / PARIS
2018 PHOTO BASEL / Galerie8co119 / PARIS
2018 "OFF PRINT" / Tate Modern turbin hall / London
2018 PHOTO LONDON / IBASHO GALLERY / Antwerp
2018 " Double Method " / Daiwa foundation /London                                                                                                                                  supecial guest : Simon Baker (Director of The Maison Europeenne de la Photographie)
2018 HAUTE PHOTOGRAPHIE / Fotografiska /STOCKHOLM
2018 "TOKYO STORY " / ART BASEL HONG KONG /Taka Ishii Gallery /TOKYO
2018 " Polaroid recits de l'intime " / Galerie&co119 / PARIS
2018 "HET GOUDEN PAVILJOEN" / DE WARANDE/ Belugium
2017 PARIS PHOTO  / Taka Ishii Gallery / TOKYO                                    
2017 Orphee, [Female Force From Japan] / IBASHO Gallery /Antwerp
2017 Orphee, PHILLIPS [Photographs London] / London United Kingdom
2017 REST3000-STAY5000-  [I am an object] / ZEN FOTO Gallery / TOKYO
2016 Orphee, KIYOSATO MUSEUM OF Photographic Arts/ TOKYO
2016 Orphee,REST3000-Stay5000-
               [Shikijyo:Eroticism in Japanese Photography] /Blind Spot Gallery/ Hong Kong
2015 Orphee, fotofever / PARIS
2014 REST3000- STAY5000-, Rosso di Donna / ITALY
2014 Orphee, fotofever / PARIS
2014 Orphee, TOKYO PHOTO / TOKYO
2014 Incontrid'Arte, LaBarbagianna Gallery / ITALY
2012 REST3000- STAY5000-, NO FOUND PHOTO FAIR / PARIS
2012 REST3000- STAY5000-, TOKYO PHOTO / TOKYO
Museum
2018 "Beginings Forever "  National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts / TAIWAN
2018 "Beginings Forever " Kiyosato Museum of photographic Arts ×TokyoPhotographic Art Museum24 MAR-15 April

2016“Performing for camera”Tate Modern / London. United Kingdom