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1974 Born in Kumamoto
1999 Advocated “Nippon-Ga“
2000 Kyoto University of Art and Design, Kyoto, BFA in Japanese painting
Currently Associate professor of Arts & History course at Akita University of Art

Solo Exhibitions

1999 "Nippon-Ga", Fukugan gallery, Osaka
2001 "APPARE NIPPON", Kusaka gallery, Osaka
2002 "Hut in the city -Beison An-", Fukugan gallery, Osaka
2003 "2 Both A side exhibition  KACHOUHUGETU/DOUSHOKUSAIE,” Gallery Iteza, Kyoto
"Nipponga enciclopedia", Pepper's Gallery Tokyo
"Heisei Beautiful women pictures Mandala", Beauty Salon Mandala, Kyoto
2004 "Nipponga pays a visit to Sumiyoshi", Street gallery, Kobe
"NIRVANA?", Pepper's Loft Gallery, Tokyo
2005 "Who's clothes?", Gallery Iteza, Kyoto
"Silver wave and gold star", Silver wave/ Hikari-kura, Ishikawa
2006 "HERO Ray GO!", Ray gallery, Aichi
"NIPPONGA BYOBU MATSURI", Gallery Iteza and 9 other places, Kyoto
"Suihou no Koi: Haseozoushi yori", Neutron, Kyoto
2007 "Beautiful Nippon", Street Gallery, Hyogo
"Hibi kore Nippon" Bunkamura Arts&Crafts, Tokyo
2008 imura art gallery, Kyoto
"Fushikaden" Shinjuku Takashimaya, Kyoto Takashimaya
"Taro Yamamoto exhibition", Shinjuku Takashimaya, Kyoto Takashimaya
2009 "Taro Yamamoto solo exhibition -Nippon-Ga new but classical Japanese art" MUSEUM "E-KI", Kyoto
2010 "Taro Yamamoto Solo Exhibition -the classics -Sakura-gawa/Sumida-Gawa" Chukyo University C-Square, Aichi
"Taro Yamamoto Solo Exhibition -the classics– Tales" Dai-ichi Life Gallery, Tokyo
"Nippon-Ga Hyakugaryouran", Shiinoki Geihinkan, Ishikawa
2011 "Taro Yamamoto solo exhibition - the classics - cherry", imura art gallery, Kyoto
"Nippon! Cha! Cha! Cha!", Shinjuku Takashimaya, Tokyo
2012 "JHQ," imura art gallery, Tokyo
"Nippon Ga: Contemporary Visions of Classical Japanese Art" ART ATRIUM, Sydney, Australia
2013 "Nippon Ga: Kotohajime", Tsuruya, Kumamoto
"24/24 -twenty four twenty fourth-" imura art gallery, Kyoto/Tokyo
2014-2015 "Coga Calling", Nihombashi Takashimaya, Shinjuku Takashimaya, Yokohama Takashimaya, Osaka Takashimaya, Kyoto Takashimaya, Tsuruya Kumamoto, Yonago Takashimaya
2015 "Heisei Rimpa Nippon-ga x Unso-do", imura art gallery, Kyoto

Group Exhibitions

1993 "solo exhibition×5", Brown gallery, Kumamoto
1997 "Tabulalasa", Sijo gallery, Kyoto
1999 "The 4th Showa Shell Sekiyu Contemporary Art Prize", Meguro Museum of Art, Tokyo
2000 "MIXED UP", Fukugan gallery, Osaka
"The vision of museum of 21 century", Space Rainbow, Kumamoto
"Philip Morris Art Award 2000", YEBISU GARDEN PLACE, Tokyo
2002 "DISCOVERIES-GROUP1", FLORENCE LYNCH GALLERY, New York
2003 "Is Japanese painting dead ?", Huyudailiten, Nara
"Mitsuba exhibition", Yotuba café, Nara
2004 "Selected Artists in Kyoto 2004 -New Wave-", The Museum of Kyoto, Kyoto
"For the small old house", Fukugan gallery, Osaka/ Mr.Ohno's residence, Ikoma, Nara
2005 "Pay a first visit to neutron on New Year's Day", Neutron, Kyoto
"Nihonga Jack", The Museum of Kyoto, Kyoto
"Another Movement", Ginnonami/ Hikarinokura, Ishikawa
2006 "Will two TARO have same their first dreams of the year?", Neutron, Kyoto
"incubation 05", Kyoto Art Center, Kyoto
"KIRA-KIRA generation", Gallery Ray, Aichi
"ART CHAOS 2006" Galerie Aube, Kyoto, SPIRAL Garden, Tokyo
"NIPPON vs FINE ART - Striving for Identity in the Context of Western Art", Osaka City Museum of Modern Art, Shinsaibashi Temporary Exhibition Space, Osaka
2007 "VOCA2007:The Vision of Contemporary Art", The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo
"The Nihonga Destruction Theory", Chukyo University C Square, Aichi
"Bijutsu no Boke", Contemporary Art Space Osaka, Osaka
"Ranga", Forever Museum of Contemporary Art, Akita
2008 "The Quintessence of JAPANESE-STYLE PAINTING : from the Edo Period to the Present" The Suiboku Museum, Toyama
2009 "The Expedition to Nihonga", Itabashi Art Museum, Tokyo
"Japanese style painters connected to Kyushu", Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto, Kumamoto
2010 "Craft in daily life", 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Ishikawa
2011 "Hinokuni : Kazuyuki Takishita, Soun Takeda, Taro Yamamoto", Shinjuku Takashimaya, Tokyo, Tsuruya, Kumamoto
"Caracters - Young artsits from Kumamoto", Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto, Kumamoto
"ZIPANGU", Nihonbashi Takashimaya / Osaka Takashimaya / Kyoto Takashimaya
"SENDAI SOHO PROJECT - OROSHIMACHI ART FESTA 2011," OROSHIMACHI, Sendai, Miyagi
2012 "The 5th Kaii Higashiyama Memorial Nikkei Grand Prize on Japanese Painting Exhibition", The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo
"Kamisaka Sekka: Dawn of modern Japanese design", Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
"KAMIKOANI PROJECT AKITA", Yagisawa village, Akita
"Art Medicine" KUNST ARZT, Kyoto
"ZIPANGU" The Niigata Bandaijima Art Museum, Niigata
"Neo-Classic Kakunodate" Ando Jyozo (miso & soy sause maker), Akita
"Takashimaya Rose Art session", Shinjuku Takashimaya, Tokyo
2013 "Re:fine, Taro Yamamoto & Shinichi Miyagawa, Nippon Ga: Tou" Hankyu Umeda Main Store, Osaka
2013 "ZIPANGU" Takasaki City Museum of Art (Gunma), Hachinohe City Museum of Art (Aomori) , Akita Museum of Modern Art (Akita)
2015 "The 6th Kaii Higashiyama Memorial Nikkei Nihonga Prize" The Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo
"The Hosomi Collection and the Contemporary Artists of Kyoto" Hosomi Museum, Kyoto

Awards

2007 VOCA Prize

Public Collection

Kyoto University of Art and Design
Kentucky Fried Chicken Japan Ltd.
The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited
Tohokushinsha Film Cooperation
Shiinoki Cultural Complex, Ishikawa Prefecture
Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, USA

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