Erica MASUYA / 升谷絵里香

Erica MASUYA / 升谷絵里香

1981 Born in Chiba, Japan.
2014 Continuing to work whilst consciously changing surrounding environment by moving her life and work base – including her stay at VERMONT STUDIO CENTER Residence Programme – that enable her to consider approach towards artwork from multiple perspectives.
2012-2013 A year-long resident at Beaux-arts de Paris whilst being registered as a PhD student at the Graduate School of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo


1|installation view from Art Setouchi Triennale 2013 at Mito Public Hall, Shodoshima, Kagawa, JAPAN Video Installation:“Smoke Bridge”(2012),“The Island Started to Move”(2010)
2|Installation view from SPVI ,TURNER GALLERY,Video Installation:“Smoke Bridge”(2012)
3|Installation view from solo exhibition”For the Sake of the Moment!!” at Kodama Gallery, Kyoto(2011) Video Installation: “The Island Started to Move”(2010)
4|“X Car Wash”(2007),Video Still
5|Installation view from solo exhibition”For the Sake of the Moment!!” at Kodama Gallery, Kyoto(2011)Video Installation: “Replacing the Scene by Helicopter”(2011)
All photo’s © Erica MASUYA


2014 [solo show] Tipping Point, Kodama Gallery, Kyoto, Japan
2013 Setouchi Triennale 2013, Kagawa, Japan
2011 Shiny Holidays Exhibition 2011, The Civilization, Tokyo, Japan
2011 Cinema Lab, Yokohama, Japan
2011 [solo show] For the Sake of the Moment !!, Kodama Gallery, Kyoto, Japan
2011 [solo show] Landscape ⅩⅢ PART I, Pepper’s Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2010 Story of the Island Exhibition” (SHODOSHIMA AIR Art Project)-Setouchi International Art Festival, Kanazawa, Japan
2009 “Conquering Snow Dynamo Art Project”(Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial) Niigata, Japan