Visual Artist
Born in Tokyo, Japan.
Works and lives in London, UK.


NEWS




2012 A world of Memories, Huis Marseille Museum for Photography, Amsterdam, NL
2009 Imagine finding me, The Daiwa Foundation, London, UK
2008 Memoriography, The British Library, London, UK
2006 Imagine Finding Me, TRACE Gallery, UK
2000 Landed, The Agency Contemporary Art, London, UK

 



2014 The 3rd International Photography Festival Israel-"Photographic Memory"
2013 AIMIA|AGO Photography Prize Exhibition, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
The Construced View: UK Photography Now, Dong Gang Museum of Photography, South Korea
"Contemporary Photography by Women", Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, India
2012 "somewhere between me and this world-Japanese contemporary photography",
TOKYO METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHY, Japan
PARIS PHOTO 2012, Face to Face: the Audrey and Sydney Irmas Collection, LACMA
Hong Kong International Photo Festival 2012, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Hong Kong
"Time Capsules", Maison des Arts Centre d'Art Contemporain Malakoff, France
2009 The Sum of Myself: Photographic Self-Portraits from the Audrey and Sydney Irmas Collection
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, USA
DISTINCTIVELY JAPANESE II, CHRISTIE'S, London, UK
"Aletheia | Positions in Contemporary Photographies", Meilahti Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland
Photography is Dead..., 3 White Walls Gallery, UK
2008 Pingyao Photo Festival, China
2007 Constructions of truth, Darmstadt Fotofestival, GERMANY
As Serious as Your Life, BildMuseet, SWEDEN
2006 Japanese Photography from Huis Marseille Collection, Huis Marseille Museum, Amsterdam
2005 Contemporary British Photography, Huis Marseille Museum for Photography, Amsterdam
2001 Summer, Part of 'Out of Japan', Victoria & Albert Museum
1999 Tales of Cities, The Agency Contemporary Art, London
The National Portrait Gallery, London
1998 underground, f-stop Media Station, Bath, UK

 



2014 Artist in Residence, Nikkei National Museum, Vancouver B.C., Canada
2013 Finalist for AIMIA|Art Gallery of Ontario Photography Prize
2009-2008 Photography Bursary, National Media Museum, UK
2008-2007 Pearson Creative Research Fellow, The British Library, UK
2006 Individual Award, Arts Council of England
2005 Individual Award, Arts Council of England
1999 The Observer Hodge Award (shortlisted)

 



Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Japan
Los Angeles County Museum of Art,LACMA, USA
The Wilson Centre for Photography, London, UK
National Media Museum, UK
Huis Marseille Museum for Photography, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Mario Testino collections
The Ritz-Carlton Collection
Private and corporate collections

 



2012 CHINO OTSUKA:PHOTO ALBUM, Dewi Lewis Publishing & the Wilson Centre for Photography
2011 The Redstone Book of the Eye, Julian Rothenstein, Square Peg
2010 The Self-Portrait in Contemporary Photography, Susan Bright, Thames & Hudson
2008 The City Diary 2008, Redstone Press, UK
2006 Imagine Finding Me, Images and Words by Chino Otsuka. TRACE Editions, UK

 



2013 Catalogue: 12th Dong Gang International Photography Festival, South Korea
Catalogue: FOCUS Mumbai Photo Festival
2012 Catalogue: Hong Kong International Photography Festival
"somewhere between me and this world-Japanese Contemporary Photography", Japan
2009 Catalogue: "Aletheia- Positions in Contemporary Photographies, Helsinki, Finland
2007 Catalogue: "Constructions of truth" - Darmstadter Tage der Fotografie, Germany
2005 Catalogue: made in britain - Huis Marseille Museum of Photography, NL
museum tijdschrift, april/mei 05, Netherlands
Amsterdam Weekly, Issue 20, Netherlands
2003 Source magazine, Winter edition 2003, Issue No.37, UK
2000 Catalogue: "Continental Shift", Aachen, Germany

 



1997-1995 Royal College of Art (MA in Fine Art Photography), UK
1995-1992 University of Westminster (BA in Film,Video &Photographic Arts), UK
1988-1982 Summerhill School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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