Resume:

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2015 “CUBA: The Blue Bird Dreams about the World beyond the Sea” exhibit,
Gallery Tosei,
Tokyo, Japan


2014 “Miniascape Window” exhibit,
Oslo 8, gallery for contemporary photography,
Basel, Switzerland


“Dreamscapes” exhibit,
The Provincial Center of Arts and Design,
Havana, Cuba


“Dreamscapes” exhibit,
Centro Cultural Francisco Prat Puig,
Santiago de Cuba, Cuba


2013 “Private Mysteries – The Enigmatic World”  exhibit,
Galley Buburin-do, ,
Kobe, Japan


 

“Miniascape Window” exhibit,
Galerie “am schwarzen meer”,
Bremen, Germany


2012 “Miniascape Window” exhibit,
Gallery Tosei,
Tokyo, Japan


2010 “Visions of the Other Side” exhibit,
Galerie Monika Wertheimer,
Oberwil, Switzerland


“Wings of Time” exhibit,
Gallery FotoGrafic, Prague, Czech Republic


“Dreamscapes – Visual Spirals of Cosciousness / Unconsciousness” exhibit,and Gallery Talk event,
Gallery TANTO TEMPO, Kobe, Japan


“A String o f Memories – Recalling Phantom Lights” exhibit, Gallery Talk, and Portfolio Reviewing event,
Gallery Tosei, Tokyo, Japan


2009 “Dreamtime” exhibit,
Galerie 4, Cheb, Czech Republic


“The World of REIKO IMOTO” exhibit,
Kobe Private Museum, Kobe, Japan


2008 “Dreaming Spirals” exhibit, and lectures,
Atelier D’art Fernand Bourgeois,
Apt, France


“Time Traveler’s Diary” exhibit, and lecture with 6 series of slideshows,
Galerie Pfriem, Lacoste, France


“Time Traveler’s Diary” mini series exhibit,
Instituto Cultural De Mexico, Fotoseptiembre USA
(International Festival of Photography),
San Antonio, Texas, USA


“Dreaming Spirals” exhibit, and Gallery Talk event with 6 series of slideshows,
Gallery Tosei, Tokyo, Japan


2007 “Dreamscapes” exhibit, and “Dreams of the Amnesiac” slideshow,
GCK – Galeria Pusta, Katowice, Poland


“Dreamscapes” exhibit, “Dreams of the Amnesiac” slideshow, and extra 4 series of slideshows,
BWA – Galeria Awangarda, Wroclaw, Poland


“Dreams of the Amnesiac”, and 4 series of slideshows,
La Luz, Wroclaw, Poland


2006 “Dreamscapes”,
PEP+NO NAME gallery, Basel, Switzerland


“Dreamscapes / Triptych”,
Bihl Haus Arts, Fotoseptiembre USA (International Festival of Photography),
San Antonio, Texas, USA


“Dreamscapes”, and “Dreams of the Amnesiac”, and 5 series of Slideshows,
Pol’n (Art Center), and Le Lieu Unique (Art Center),
Diaporama (Photo Festival) ,
Nantes, France


“Dreamscapes”,
Galeria Fotografii “pf” (in Centrum Kultury “Zamek”), Poznan, Poland


“Poetic Mysteries”,
Japanese Embassy,
(the Cultural & Information Center), Brussels, Belgium


“Dreamscapes ~Yumemiru Joukei~”,
Gallery Warp, Osaka, Japan


2005 “Dreamscapes, Echoes of Childhood”, and “Dreams of the Amnesiac”,
Galéria F7, The 15th Month of Photography (International Festival of Photography),
Bratislava, Slovakia


2004 “Visions of The Other Side”, “Dreams of the Amnesiac”, and 4 series of Slideshows.
Sródmiejskiego Forum Kultury,
International Festival of Photography,
Lodz, Poland


2002 “Visions of The Other Side”,
The Rapid Transit Gallery, Savannah, GA


2001 “Memories and Dreams III”,
Bistro Savannah Gallery, Savannah, GA


“Memories and Dreams II”,
Joe Bean’s Gallery, Savannah, GA


1999 “Memories and Dreams”,
StART Gallery, London, England



Selected Group Exhibitions

2015 “The 30th Anniversary of Gallery 4″ exhibit, The Art Center, Cheb, Czech Republic


“Paysages / Landscape” exhibit – Jacques Courtejoie, Vincent Everarts & Reiko Imoto, Galerie d’ YS, Brussels, Belgium


“PhotoBook Show”, Hellenic Centre for Photography, Athense, Greece


2013 “The Seventh Eye” 3 artists exhibit – Aki Tanaka, Kyunghee Lee, and Reiko Imoto (“Time Traveler’s Diary” series was exhibited), Gallery MI, Korean Cultural Center (Korean Embassy), Tokyo, Japan


“Art on Paper” art fair (works from “Visions of the Other Side” and “Time Traveler’s Diary” series were exhibited), Brussels, Belgium


Discovery exhibit  (works from “Visions of the Other Side” and “Time Traveler’s Diary” series were exhibited), Galerie d’YS, Brussels, Belgium


“Artists from Hyogo prefecture” exhibit
(works from “Dreamscapes” series were exhibited),
Kobe Private Museum,Kobe, Japan


2012 “DIVERSITY OF CZECH PHOTOGRAPHY”
(DRTIKOL, FUNKE, SUDEK, TICHY) exhibit,
(“Reiko Imoto : Visions of the Other Side” book was exhibited),
Czech Center,
Tokyo, Japan


“The Tokyo Art Book Fair”
(“Visions of the Other Side” book was represented by UTAKATA-DO),
Kyoto University of Art and Design, Tohoku University of Art and Design,
GAIEN CAMPUS,
Tokyo, Japan


“Artists from Hyogo prefecture” exhibit
(works from “Dreamscapes” series were exhibited),
Kobe Private Museum,
Kobe, Japan


2011 “Emerging Directors Art Fair – ULTRA 004″ (Masako Miyazaki, Hiroshi Watanabe, Reiko Imoto from Gallery Tosei)
Spiral Garden,
Tokyo, Japan


“TANTO TEMPO CLLECTION 2011 Summer”
Gallery TANTO TEMPO,
Kobe, Japan


“Socio Arte KOBE 2011″
Gallery TANTO TEMPO,
Kobe, Japan


2010 “WIDE-AWAKE DREAMING” International Juried Exhibition
(Juror: Russell Joslin),
PhotoPlace Gallery,
Middlebury, Vermont, USA


“Collection Exhibition”
Gallery TANTO TEMPO,
Kobe, Japan


2009 “collage post card show”
Galleri KG 52,
Stockholm, Sweden


2008 “Transformational Dialogue:
David Gibson, Reiko Imoto & Osamu James Nakagawa” 3 artists exhibition, and lecture with 5 series of slideshows,
East and West Fine Arts Galleries in Texas Woman’s University,
Denton,Texas,USA


2007 “Fotonoviembre” (9th International Biennale of Photography),
Sala de Arte Los Lavaderos, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain


2006 “(Inter)communication”,
Project_Fabrika gallery, Moscow, Russia


“see you later, maybe”,
a-space newnew, Ashiya, Japan


“Art Shanghai”,
Shanghai Mart, Shanghai, China


2005 “Dreamscapes, Echoes of Childhood” selected for Group “54 Characters” (Slideshows/Video) projection,
National Center of Photography,
Saint-Petersburg, Russia


“Dreamscapes, Echoes of Childhood” selected for “54 Characters” (Slideshows/Video) projection,
ZeroCinema club, Saint-Petersburg, Russia


“Dreamscapes, Echoes of Childhood” selected for “54 Characters” (Slideshows/Video) projection,
British Higher School of Design,
Moscow, Russia


“Dreamscapes, Echoes of Childhood” selected for “54 Characters” (Slideshows/Video) projection,
Russian National Center for Contemporary Art, De’Art Festival, Moscow, Russia


2004 “Selections of Silverworks”,
May Poetter Gallery, Savannah, GA


2003 “Texas National”,
The Art Center, Nacogdoches, TX


“Photo Show”,
Oglethorpe Row Gallery, Savannah, GA


2002 “Natural Selection”,
Northlight Gallery, Tempe, AZ


“The 4th Annual Broom Street”,
The Broom Street Gallery, New York, NY


2001 “Far From Home”,
Ex Libris Gallery, Savannah, GA


“Acura Exhibition”,
The Red Gallery, Savannah, GA


“Silverworks 2000”,
Pinnacle Gallery, Savannah, GA


2000 “Far From home”,
Bergen Hall Gallery, Savannah, GA


1998 “Graduate show”,
Central St. Martins College of Art and Design,  London, England


1994 “‘94 Asia International Forum Photo Exhibition”,
Hiroshima Citizen Forum Gallery,
Hiroshima, Japan


“Annual Photo Exhibition”,
International Center for Photography,
Osaka, Japan


“Lifestyle in Asia Photo Exhibition”
Hiroshima Station Gallery, Hiroshima, Japan


1993 “Andepandan Exhibition”,
International Photography Festival,
Higashikawa, Japan



Grants, Awards, and Supports

2008 Awarded support by “Mairie d’Apt” for a part of solo exhibit ,
Mairie d’Apt, Service des affaires culturelles,
Apt, France


Awarded support by “Texas Woman’s University (TWU), Department of Visual Arts ” and “Texas Commission on the Arts” for a part of a 3 artists exhibit ,
TWU, Denton, TX


Awarded support by “Savannah College of Art and Design” for a part of solo exhibit in Lacoste,
SCAD, Savannah, GA


Awarded support by “City of San Antonio Cultural Affairs” and “SAPL Imaging” for a part of solo exhibit,
San Antonio, TX


2007 Awarded support by “The Culture and Art Center” for a part of solo exhibit and publishing the catalogue,
Gornoslaskiego Centrum Kultury,
Katowice, Poland


Awarded support by “The Culture and Art Center” for a part of solo exhibit and publishing the catalogue,
Osrodek Kultury i Sztuki, Wroclaw, Poland


2006 Awarded support by “Office of Cultural Affairs” for a part of solo exhibit,
City of San Antonio , San Antonio, TX


Awarded as a contributor of “Diaporama” slideshow,
Le Lieu Unique, Nantes, France


Awarded support by Centrum Kultury “Zamek” for a part of solo exhibit,
Poznan, Poland


2004 Awarded 1st place for “The International Portfolio Review”, Bratislava Month of Photography, Bratislava, Slovakia


2003 Awarded as a contributor of “Hayden’s Ferry Review” (for 5 images for the covers and inside),
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ


Selected as a participant of “Review Santa Fe”, a juried portfolio review,
Santa Fe Center for Photography,
Santa Fe, NM


Selected as an altenate for “A-I-R: Residency Program”,
The Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY


2002 Awarded a scholarship to attend Emmet and Elijah Gowin’s workshop,
Anderson Ranch Arts Center,
Snowmass Village, CO


2001 Awarded a scholarship to attend Maggie Taylor’s workshop,
Anderson Ranch Arts Center,
Snowmass Village, CO


1999-2001 Received the Malcolm Curtis Propes Fellowship,
Savannah College of Art and Design,
Savannah, GA


 

publications (Monograph Photo Books):

CUBA:  The Blue Bird Dreams about the World beyond the Sea

(Tosei-sha, Tokyo, Japan, July 2015)


Miniascape Window

(Tosei-sha, Tokyo, Japan, October 2012)


Visions of the Other Side

(KANT, Prague, Czech Republic, February 2012)


Dreamscapes

(OKiS, Wroclaw, Poland, 2007)


publications (Magazines and Newspaper):

2011 “Galerie 4, vyrocni zprava 2009″ Annual Report Magazine,
front cover (1 image), and inside (3 triptych images, and 1 portrait of myself),
Galerie 4, Cheb, Czech Republic


2010 “Programm Zeitung, NovemberIssue” Cultural Magazine, (1 image),
Programm Zeitung Verlags AG,
Basel, Switzerland


“Basler Zeitung, issue November 12th” newspaper, (1 image),
Basler Zeitung, Basel, Switzerland


“BiBo, issue November 11th” newspaper,
(1 image with biography),
Birsigtal-Bote, Basel, Switzerland


“Basler Zeitung, issue November 11th” newspaper, (1 image with biography),
Basler Zeitung, Basel, Switzerland


“Visions of the Other Side” solo exhibition invitation card (1 image),
Galerie Monika Wertheimer, Oberwil, Switzerland


“The Vermont Photography Workplace / PhotoPlace Gallery” website, and exhibit catalogue – (1 image each) chosen for exhibition “WIDE- AWAKE DREAMING” at PhotoPlace Gallery;http://www.vtphotoworkplace.com/id91.html
Middlebury, VT, USA


“FOTOGRAFIE” On-Line Magazine, 4 images with profile and artist Statements;http://www.csfotografie.cz/vystavy/reiko-imoto-kridla-casu.html
Ceskoslovenska fotografie, Prague,
Czech Republic


“Foto Video” On-Line Magazine -October Issue, 4 images with profile and artist Statements;http://www.ifotovideo.cz/rubriky/co-se-deje/vystavy/reiko-imoto-kridla-casu_3436.html
ATEMI, Prague,
Czech Republic


“Prague Galleries” information paper magazine – (1 image) on front cover,
City Gallery Prague Municipal Library, Prague, Czech Republic


“Wings of Time” solo exhibition invitation card and website (1 image ) ,
Galerie FotoGrafic, Prague, Czech Republic


“Otona-gumi, Kansai, June issue”information magazine, details about“Dreamscapes – Visual Spirals of Consciousness/ Unconsciousness” solo exhibition” (1 image),
Planet the Earth, Osaka, Japan


Kobe C Jouhou” information paper magazine – “Photographing something between consciousness and unconsciousness”, interview article (by Aki Arima) about “Dreamscapes – Visual Spirals of Consciousness / Unconsciousness” solo exhibition , and 1 triptych image and 1 self-portrait with biography,
Idee, Kobe, Japan


“Dreamscapes – Visual Spirals of Consciousness/ Unconsciousness” solo exhibition invitation card, poster, and website (3 images in total)
Gallery TANTO TEMPO, Kobe, Japan


“A String of Memories – Recalling Phantom Lights” solo exhibition invitation card and website (1 image ),
Gallery Tosei, Tokyo, Japan


2009 “Kultura i Spoleczenstwo (Culture and Society)” – “PORTRAIT IN AN INTERIOR – BETWEEN THE SOCIOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY OF PHOTOGRAPHY” (Portret we wnetrzu – miedzy socjologia a antropologia fotografii), article ( by Michalowska Marianna ) about “Dreamscapes” and “Dreams of the Amnesiac” series, and 2 images,
Polish Academy of Sciences and Institute of Political Studies,
Warsaw, Poland


“Chebský deník”newspaper, (1 photo of my face with 2 image in the background – “Japonska fotografka dorazila do Chebu”; article about “Dreamtime” exibit at Galerie 4 – by Jan Buriánek), and the website;http://chebsky.denik.cz
Chebský deník, Cheb, Czech Republic


“Chebský deník” newspaper, (1 image-“Japonska fotografka predstavi v Galerii 4 sve tri soubory”; article about “Dreamtime” exibit at Galerie 4 – by Václava Simeonová), and the website;
http://chebsky.denik.cz
Chebský deník, Cheb, Czech Republic


“Dreamtime” solo exhibition invitation card (1 image), brochure (5 images, 2 triptych images, 1 self-portrait with biography ), and website (6 images, 2 triptych images, 1 self-portrait with biography );http://www.galerie4.cz/en/node/302
Galerie 4, Cheb, Czech Republic


“The world of REIKO IMOTO” solo exhibit invitation card (1 triptych image, and 3 single images, Statement, Profile, and Introduction -by Tohru Miura),
Kobe Watakushi Bijutsukan (Kobe Private Art Museum), Kobe, Japan


“The Bridge to Home” review essay for a photo book (“PONTE 25 DE ABRIL” by Sayuri Naito, in Japanese, English and Portuguese),
TOSEI-SHA Publishing, Tokyo, Japan


2008 “La Provence” newspaper, (1 photo of my face with 3 image in the background – “Le voyage de Reiko Imoto au Savannah Collage”; article about “Time Traveler’s Diary” exibit at Galerie Pfriem),
La Provence, Marseille, France


” Dauphiné ” newspaper, (1 photo of my face with 2 image in the background – “Journal intime d’une voyageuse”; article about “Time Traveler’s Diary” exibit at Galerie Pfriem),
Le Dauphiné Libere, Veurey, France


“La Provence” newspaper, (1 photo of my face with 1 image in the background – “Reiko Imoto, Photographie ses rêves”; article about “Dreaming Spirals” exibit atAtelier D’art Fernand Bourgeois,
-by Martine Laurens),
La Provence,
Marseille, France


“saison culturelle, Oct. 2008 – janv. 2009″ program (1 image),
Mairie d’Apt, Service des affaires culturelles,
Apt, France


“Dreaming Spirals” solo exhibit invitation card (1 triptych image, and 1 single image), and posters (1 image for 2 sizes of the posters),
Atelier D’art Fernand Bourgeois,
Apt, France


“Denton Record Chronicle” newspaper and the website, (1 photo of my face with 1 triptychs image in the background – “The dream catcher”; interview article about “Dreamscapes” series at TWU’s show -by Lucinda Breeding),
Denton Record Chronicle, Denton,TX


“ASIA & THE ARTS -Transformational Dialogue” pamphlette (1 triptych image, Profile, Statement),
Texas Woman’s University, Denton,TX


“Transformational Dialogue:
David Gibson, Reiko Imoto & Osamu James Nakagawa” 3 artists exhibition invitation card (1 triptych image),
Texas Woman’s University, Denton,TX


“Time Traveler’s Diary solo exhibit invitation card and poster (1 image),
Galeria Pfriem, Lacoste, France


“SAN ANTONIO -the Official Travel & Leisure Guide” magazine ( 1 page; 1 image for a poster of the “Fall Art Festivals”),
San Antonio Convention & Visitors Bureau, San Antonio, TX


” Fall Art Festivalsofficial website and pamphlette
(1 image for Fotoseptiembre Festival)
,
City of San Antonio Cultural Affairs,
San Antonio, TX


“SAFOTO” Web Gallery, the official catalogue, pamphlette, and flyer (1 image from “Time Traveler’s Diary” exhibit),
SAFOTO, San Antonio, TX


“Yumemiru Rasen (Dreaming Spirals)” solo exhibit invitation card, and on the official web site
(1 image),
Gallery Tosei, Tokyo, Japan


“Fotografia Quarterly” magazine ( 6 pages; 7 triptych images, Introduction – by Elzbieta Lubowicz),
Wroclaw, Poland


2007 “Fotonoviembre 2007″ official catalogue (1 triptych image, Profile, Statement),
Centro De Fotografia, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain


“Dreamscapes” monograph catalogue (56 images, self portrait, and statements, Introduction – by Elzbieta Lubowicz),
Osrodek Kultury i Sztuki (The Culture and Art Centre in Wroclaw), Wroclaw, Poland


“Górnoslaskie Centrum Kultury”, official brochure, June issue (3 images), ,
Górnoslaskie Centrum Kultury, Katowice, Poland


“Górnoslaskie Centrum Kultury”, official brochure, May issue (3 images), and solo show’s invitation card ( 1 image),
Górnoslaskie Centrum Kultury, Katowice, Poland


“La Luz, event poster (1 image), official web (1 image),
La Luz,
Wroclaw, Poland


“odra”, culture and art magazine (2 images), and solo show’s invitation card ( 1 image),
Osrodek Kultury i Sztuki (The Culture and Art Centre in Wroclaw), Wroclaw, Poland


“IMAGO, winter issue” photo magazine (review about “Dreamscapes” exhibit by Elzbieta Lubowicz ),
FOTOFO, Bratislava, Slovakia


2006 “Basler Zeitung (bazkulturmagazin.)” newspaper (1 photo of my face with 2 triptychs in the background – by Dominik Pluss, and Interview about “Dreamscapes” show – by Adrian Aebi), Basler Zeitung, Basel, Switzerland


“Fotoseptiembre USA”, official exhibition catalogue (1 image on the front cover, and 2 images inside), the website (2 images) and solo show’s invitation card ( 1 image),
SAFOTO, San Antonio, TX


“RUMBO” newspaper (1 image),
Meximerica Media, San Antonio, TX


“Que Pasa” information magazine (1 image),
Prime Time, San Antonio, TX


“S.A.LIFE & Culture” news paper (1 image, 1 photo of my face, and Interview about “Dreamscapes” exhibit by Dan R Goddard), and also on the web; www.MySA.com
San Antonio Express News, San Antonio, TX


“Diaporama” photo festival,
Official catalogue, web, poster (1 image), and postcards (2 images),
L’EV, Nantes, France


“ça vient de sortir” TV show (images and slideshow),
Nantes 7, Nantes, France


“Nantes Passion”, information magazine
(1 image),
Mairie de Nantes, Nantes, France


“Pil'”, information magazine (1 image),
Medias Cote Quest, Nantes, France


“Le Mois Nantais”, information magazine,
(1 image),
Imprimedia, Nantes, France


“Blood Orange Review”, literature and art internet magazine (2 images),
Blood Orange Review,
http://www.bloodorangereview.com/v1-3/v1-3.htm


“Biuletyn Fotograficzny, Issue July / August” Magazine (1 image and article about “Dreamscapes” exhibit),
Biuletyn Fotograficzny, Cracow, Poland


“Dreamscapes” exhibition catalogue
( 4 images and the statement. Introduction by Elzbieta Lubowicz ) and Invitation card (1 image)
, Centrum Kultury Zamek / Galaria Fotografii PF, Poznan, Poland


“SAFOTO Festival” (10 images on the web gallery exhibit, and the promotion postcard),
SAFOTO, San Antonio, TX


“Foto&Video, Issue January” Magazine,
article about exhibition (1 image),
Katmat, Moscow, Russia


2005 “Biuletyn Fotograficzny, Issue December” Magazine, article about exhibition,
Biuletyn Fotograficzny, Cracow, Poland


“Watt Foto-Video, Issue December” Magazine,
article about exhibition,
Watt, Bratislava, Slovakia


“The 15th Month of Photography in Bratislava”,
official catalogue (3 images) and program

(
1 image),
FOTOFO, Bratislava, Slovakia


“PHOTOMAGAZINE, Issue Sept.” (1 photo of my face and Interview with 15 images),
MTR Press, Oradea, Romania


2004 “The Third International Festival of Photography in Lodz”. official catalogue (2 images), calendar and postcard (1 image),
Fundacja Edukacji Wizualnej, Lodz, Poland


“Gazeta Wyborcza” Newspaper article,
Lodz, Poland.


2003 “SHOTS Magazine, Issue 82”
Minneapolis, MN


“Hayden’s Ferry Review, Issue 32”,
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ


“Texas National 2003” Brochure,
Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, TX


2002 “The Best College Photography Annual”,
Photographer’s Forum, Santa Barbara, CA


SCAD TV; “Visions of The Other Side”,
Savannah College of Art and Design,
Savannah, GA


2000 “Silverworks”,
Savannah College of Art and Design,
Savannah, GA



Education

2002 M.F.A., Photography,
Savannah College of Art and Design,
Savannah, GA


2002 attend Emmet and Elijah Gowin’s workshop,
Anderson Ranch Arts Center,
Snowmass Village, CO


2001 attend Susan Kae Grant, and Maggie Taylor’s workshop,
Anderson Ranch Arts Center,
Snowmass Village, CO


1998 attend Keith Carter, and Debbie Fleming Caffery’s workshop,
Santa Fe Workshops, Santa Fe, NM


1998 Diploma of Art and Design,
Central St. Martins College of Art and Design, London, England



Permanent Collection

2010 Art Collection of F. Hoffmann – La Roche AG, Basel, Switzerland


Gallery TANTO TEMPO, Kobe, Japan


Gallery Tosei, Tokyo, Japan


Kobe Watakushi Bijutsukan (Kobe Private Museum), Kobe, Japan


2009 Kobe Watakushi Bijutsukan (Kobe Private Museum), Kobe, Japan


2008 Savannah College of Art and Design, Lacoste, France


2000 “Silverworks”,
Savannah College of Art and Design,     Savannah, GA