Toshie Takeuchi

Born in Aichi, Japan. Lives and works in Copenhagen and The Hague


2008-2011 Aalto University, School of Art and Design Helsinki MA Fine Art, Finland
2001-2004 University of the Arts London, London College of Communication, UK, BA in Photography
(Additional Education) 2010-2011 Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Audio Visual

Solo Exhibitions

2011 'planet of Rabbits' Ikoi Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2010 'planet of Rabbits' Gallery Kakelhallen, Mariehamn, Finland
2008 'planet of Rabbits' BearSpace, London, UK
2007 'planet of Rabbits' Galleri Image, Center for Fotografi, Arhus, Denmark

Selected Group Exhibitions

Screening in the Cinema room, Hotel Maria Kapel, Horoon, Netherlands (upcoming)
'MAMA's X-MAS CRIB: Welcome to the jingle!' Showroom MAMA, Rotterdam, Netherlands
'Des Hôtes: a foreigner, a human, an unexpected visitor' Spring Workshop, HongKong
'New Artist Run Gallery' Billytown, The Hague, Netherlands
'Spring Exhibition' Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
'Wadden Tide' Sculpture and Land art exhibition at sea side of Blåvandshuk, Denmark
'When Someone Strange is Calling You Home.' ARTSPEAK, Vancouver, Canada
'ANTIDOTE 5' MUU Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
'Topsy Turvy, Long live the upside-down world!' de Appel Art Centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands
'ANTIDOTE 3' Art centre Pushkinskaya-10 Museum of Nonconformist Art, St. Petersburg, Russia
'Videos of Intervening Performances Social Confrontation' SIGN, Groningen, Netherlands
'Ernstig Geschikt!' Stiching G.A.N.G, Arnhem, Netherlands
'(Re)Action' Het Langhuis, Zwolle, Netherlands
'Trace to Apples' Performance at Kunstvlaai/ArtPie, Amsterdam, Netherlands
'Mind Game' The Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney, Australia
'Canon New Cosmos Photography Competition' Tokyo Metropolitan Photography Museum, Japan
'Nexsus' Vuotalo, Helsinki, Finland
'London Art Fair, Art Project by BearSpace' Islington Business Design Centre, UK
'Why Look at Animals?' Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL, USA
'Play' Cello Factory, London, UK
'Why Look at Animals?' George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY, USA
'Zoo Art Fair' BearSpace, in London Zoo, London, UK
'Vacant and Violence BearSpace, London UK,
'Winter Wonderland' Fotografie Forum International, Frankfurt, Germany
'John Kobal Photographic Portrait Award' National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Selected Film Screening/Festivals

Film evening at WORM, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Ecard Exclave Welcome to Village, represented by SIGN, Leeuwarden, Netherlands
Dutch Days in Riga, screening programmed by the Latvian Contemporary Art Center and 2ANNAS
Bucharest International Experimental Film Festival, Romania
International Film Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands
E*cinema: honden, steden, mensen, Eye Film Institute, Amsterdam, Netherlands


2014 Work Commissioned by Wadden Tide - Sculpture and LandArt exhibition, a part of Vadehavs Festival, Blåvand, Denmark
2014 Stroom The Hague, Pro Art Project grant, Netherlands
2013 Mondriaan Fonds, work budget, Netherlands
2012 Stroom The Hague, Pro Research grant, Netherlands
2012 Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst, project grant, Netherlands
2011 Stipend awarded for the thesis project, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland
2010 Aalto University, Helsinki, Project fund, Finland
2007 The Danish Art Council (Through Galleri Image, Aarhus, DK), grant for travel and stay
2002 Nominated for John Kobal Photographic Portrait Award, National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Work in Public Collection

George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY, USA

Public Talk

2015 Artist Talk, Spring Workshop, HongKong
2015 Artist Talk, Lingnan University, Department of Visual Studies, HongKong
2013 Artist Talk, ARTSPEAK, Vancouver, Canada
2008 Artist Talk, Folio Forum, The Photographers' Gallery, London