Tatsuma TAKEDA


1988     Born in Kumamoto, Japan


Lives and works in Berlin



Meister's degree - Prof. Carsten Nicolai,   Dresden University of  Fine Arts,   Dresden | Germany

2017     Diplom,  Dresden University of  Fine Arts,   Dresden | Germany  

                2016 - 2017  Class of Prof. Carsten Nicolai             
                2014 - 2016  Class of Prof. Martin Honert

2013     Bachelor of Fine Arts,  Tama Art University,   Tokyo | Japan

                Oil Painting, Department of Painting




2022     Container,    motomoto AIR,   Kumamoto | Japan


2021     De Liefde,    PuntWG,   Amsterdam | Netherlands


2020     Skin Deep Beauty,    Cite internationale des arts,   Paris | France

2018     Death Becomes Her,
   TOKAS (Kunstquartier Bethanien),   Berlin | Germany

2015     empty,
   Bambinart Gallery (3331 Arts Chiyoda),   Tokyo | Japan 


2011     WE ARE NOT ALONE,   Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building,   Tokyo | Japan





     In a Continuous State of Flux,   Museum Haus Kasuya,   Kanagawa | Japan     

             Be Water,   Galerie EIGEN + ART,   Berlin | Germany

             Utsusu - Chronicle Vol.2,   Villa Heike,   Berlin | Germany


2022     Start to Finish,   Tor Art Space,   Frankfurt am Main | Germany 
             Our Attitudes
   Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto,   Kumamoto | Japan

             Duo-Exhibition: Sonoda Takashi & Tatsuma Takeda,  Seiriki Art Museum,   Fukuoka | Japan

TECHNICOLOR'S Yoshino Art Foundation Collection,   Omotesando Hills Space O,   Tokyo | Japan

             Routes/Roots,   Tokyo Arts and Space,   Tokyo | Japan
             Collection 1: Inner Cosmology,   The 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art,   Ishikawa | Japan

             VOCA 2021,   The Ueno Royal Museum,   Tokyo | Japan  


2020     Shell Artist Selection 2020,   The National Art Center,   Tokyo | Japan 

             MEISTER 2020,  Motorenhalle. Projektraum für Zeitgenössische Kunst,   Dresden | Germany


2019     Chronicle,   Projektraum - Kunstquartier Bethanien,   Berlin | Germany

2018     Löwen Safari «L21»,   Kunsthalle Luzern,
   Lucerne | Switzerland

             PATCHWORK,   STOFF-PAVILLON,   Cologne | Germany

2017     Diplomausstellung,
   Oktogon,   Dresden | Germany

             Jahresausstellung 2017,   Dresden Academy of Fine Arts,   Dresden | Germany

2016     Minimal Art Gallery | HOME,
   REDBASE Foundation,   Yogyakarta | Indonesia

             Jahresausstellung 2016,   Dresden Academy of Fine Arts,   Dresden | Germany 


2015     PHYSIS mostra collettiva,   Former Convent of the Retreat,   Sicily | Italy

             Jahresausstellung 2015,   Dresden Academy of Fine Arts,   Dresden | Germany 

             Art Olympia,   Toshima City Government Office Building,   Tokyo | Japan 


2014     Deutsch - Japanischer Kulturaustausch,   Eisenbahnmuseum,   Chemnitz | Germany

             PHYSIS Berlin 2014,   Japanese German Center Berlin,   Berlin | Germany


2013     PHYSIS 2013,   MINI GALLERY in Assisi,   Italy and Old Court, Veria | Greece

             Joint Graduation Exhibition of 5 Art Universities in Tokyo,   The National Art Center,   Tokyo | Japan

             Tama Art University, Exhibition of Graduation Works 2013,  Tama Art University,  Tokyo | Japan


2012     SHELL ART AWARD 2012,   The National Art Center,   Tokyo | Japan

             nine colors Ⅵ,   SEIBU SHIBUYA Art Gallery,   Tokyo | Japan

             Exhibition of The alumni association of Tama Art University,   Tama Art University,   Tokyo | Japan


2011     SHELL ART AWARD 2011,   Hillside Forum,   Tokyo | Japan

             TOKYO WONDER WALL 2011,   Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo,   Tokyo | Japan 

             Emerging Artists 2011,   Bambinart Gallery in 3331 Arts Chiyoda,   Tokyo | Japan


2010     WONDER SEED 2010,   Wonder Site Shibuya,   Tokyo | Japan

             THE SIX 2010,   LAFORET MUSEUM HARAJUKU,   Tokyo | Japan

             Shibuya Style vol.4,   SEIBU SHIBUYA Art Gallery,   Tokyo | Japan

             Nikunobui,   SPACE /ANNEX,   Tokyo | Japan 





2021     airWG,   Amsterdam | Netherlands


2019     Shell Art Award Residency Support Program,   Cite internationale des arts,   Paris | France

     TOKAS  Residency,   Kunstquartier Bethanien,   Berlin | Germany 


2015     PHYSIS Siracusa,   Sicily | Italy

     PHYSIS,  Panagia Soumeia,   Veria | Greece





Arts and Culture Grant,   Nomura Foundation

             Contemporary Art Grant,   Kumagai Masatoshi Culture Foundation
             Kickstarter-Zuschuss,   Stiftung Kunstfonds

2021     Grant for Overseas Research,   Pola Art Foundation

2018     Grant for Overseas Research,   Yoshino Gypsum Art Foundation

2017     Arts and Culture Grant,   Nomura Foundation


2016     Contemporary Art Foundation Grant


2015     Executive Committee Award,   Art Olympia 2015


2013     The Best Graduation Work and Ichiro Fukuzawa Prize,   Tama Art University Graduation Exhibition 


2011     Grand Prize  of  Tokyo Wonder Wall 2011

             Tama Art University The Alumni Association Scholarship

             Encouragement Prize,   JASSO’s Student of the Year 2011





Living National Treasure Museum
Luther High School