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Masahiro Nakagawa
BIOGRAPHY
2008 zechia launched
2006 RECYCOUTURE launched
1999 Tokyo Recycle Project® launched
1997 Paris Collection
1994 Tokyo Collection
Boutique established in Tokyo
1992 20471120 (ex-BELLISSIMA) launched
1967 Born in Shiga, Japan
AWARDS
1998 "Sotheby's International Young Art 1998"
1998 "Mainichi Fashion Award" New Face Award
1996 "Philip Morris Art Award 1996"
1990 "The 11th Japan Graphic Award" Encouragement Prize
1990 "JACA'90" Special Prize
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2003 "Matsugoro" NADiff (Tokyo, Japan)
PROJECTS/SHOW
2008 "Keep your story going" Omotesando GYRE (Tokyo, Japan)
"Tokyo Recycle Project #17 for Zechia" Seitoku Kinen Kaigakan (Tokyo, Japan)
2006 "Tokyo Recycle Project #16 for VIP of VISA card" (Tokyo, Japan)
2005 "Tokyo Recycle Project #15" Powerhouse Museum (Sydney, Australia)
2004 "20471120 Matsugoro #3" (Tokyo, Japan)
"20471120 Foot Paint Project #2" TV TOKYO Tennozu Studio (Tokyo, Japan)
2002 "20471120 Foot Paint Project #1" Tokyo's National Stadium (Tokyo, Japan)
2001 "20471120 Tokyo Recycle Project #08"MID Theater(Osaka, Japan)
"Tokyo Recycle Project #06"I.T Shop (Hong Kong)
2000 "20471120 Tokyo Recycle Project #04" TFT Hall(Tokyo, Japan)
"20471120 Tokyo Recycle Project #03 " Art Tower Mito (Ibaraki, Japan)
1999 "Tokyo Recycle Project #01"20471120 Studio (Tokyo, Japan)
1998 "LINK Collection" Spiral Hall (Tokyo, Japan / Paris, France)
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2009 "contemporary art climate " (Copenhagen, Denmark)
":VENUE"VENUE Contemporary Art Gallery (Copenhagen, Denmark)
2006 "The Cutting Edge: Fashion from Japan" Powerhouse Museum (Sydney, Australia)
2004 "Roppongi Crossing" Mori Art Museum (Tokyo, Japan)
2003 "Pia - Hope" Laforet Museum Harajuku (Tokyo, Japan)
2002 "ReImagination" Tokyo Metropolitan Museum (Tokyo, Japan)
"Tokyo Art Jungle" Tokyo International Forum (Tokyo, Japan)
"ReImagination" Kurashiki Kindergarden (Okayama), Kurashiki City Art Museum (Okayama)
"2002 Smithsonian Forklife Festival" Smithsonian Museum (Washington, D.C., USA)
2001 "Yokohama International Triennale of Contemporary Art 2001" Minatomirai A (Yokohama)、Minatomirai B (Yokohama)、Pacifico Yokohama (Yokohama)
"Buzz Club News From Japan" P.S.1Contemporary Art Centre (NYC, USA)
"SUPER FLAT" La MoCA Museum (LA, USA)、Henryart center (Washington, D.C., USA)
2000 "SUPER FLAT" Parco Gallery (Tokyo, Japan)
"GAME OVER" Watari Museum of Contemporary Art (Tokyo, Japan)
1996 "Philip Morris Art Award" (Tokyo, Japan / USA)
1990 "JACA '90" Isetan Museum, Museu de Arte de São Paulo (Sao Paulo, Brazil)
"The 11th Japan Graphic Award" Shibuya PARCO (Tokyo, Japan)、Nagoya PARCO (Nagoya, Japan)、Osaka PARCO (Osaka, Japan)

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Books
Louise Mitchell, ed. "The Cutting Edge: Fashion from Japan" Sydney: Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, 2006
Masahiro Nakagawa "Masahiro Nakagawa Art Work Book" Tokyo: Little More, 2004
"Tokyo Recycle Project" Tokyo: INAX, 2003
"Hyoma Recycle Story Manga" Tokyo: Rikuyosha, 2001
Ito Chu Fashion System "Japanese Designers" Tokyo: Diamond, 1999

Exhibition Catalogues
"Roppongi Crossing 2004" Mori Art Museum, 2004
"Yokohama Triennale 2001" The Organizing Committee of Yokohama Triennale, 2001
"Super Flat 2000" Madra Publishing, 2000
"Sotheby's International Young Art" 1998
"Philip Morris Art Award" 1996

BIOGRAPHY