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Reiko Shimizu

Reiko Shimizu

CURRICULUM


School Formation:


. Musashino Art University, BFA (Curation)

  Tokyo, Japan; 2008 to 2010;


. Specialization course in Art Therapy; Tobias School of Art;

  East Grinsted, England; 2002 to 2005;


. “Parsons School of Design”; fine art;

  New York, USA; 1990 to 1992;


Other Courses:

 

.Curative Chanting, “Krishnamacharia Mandiram”; Chennai, India; January 2013;


.Yoga and meditation; “Mangalan Ashram Yoga Peeth”, 

 instructor Viswarupananda; 2009 to 2010 in Rishikesh, India, and summer of 2011 in Tokyo Japan ;


.Specialisation course in Curative Education and Social Therapy; 

 Três Fontes: Campinas, Brazil;  2006 to 2008;


.Yoga 1 and 2; Metropolitanas University (FMU);

  São Paulo- SP, Brazil; 2004, 2005;


.Sculpture, instructor Ivo Bay; Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo;

 São José dos Campos - SP, Brazil; 1996 to 2000;


. Yoga and meditation; “Yoga Clinic”, instructor Prakash Vyas;

  Varanasi, India; 1995;


. Vipassana Meditation;  Nepal Vipassana Centre,

 “Dhammashringa”; Nepal; 1994;


. Sculpture; instructor Rona Pondick;

  Parsons School of Design;

  New York – NY, USA; 1991 to 1992;


. Sculpture; instructor Jackie Brookner;

  Parsons School of Design;

  New York– NY, USA; 1991;


Performances:


"Sun Sanga"; Kriti Gallery, Varanasi, India, 2018;


. "Work in Process"; Ganges River Ghart, Varanasi, India, 2016;


."Work in Process"; Gallery Square Circle, Kala Kendra; Auroville, Pondicherry-Tamil Nadu, India; 2014-15;


.”Essência (Essence)”, solo performance; ICBEU; São José dos Campos – SP, Brazil;

 December, 2006;


. “Michi”, Duo performance; Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo; São José dos Campos – SP, Brazil; December, 2005;


.Cerimônia do Chá dos Planetas (Planets’ Tea Ceremony), solo performance, Tobias School; 

 East Grinstead, UK; June, 2004;


.”Cerimônia do Chá (Tea Ceremony)“ , duo performance; Espaço Helena Calil;

 São José dos Campos—SP, Brazil; October, 2003;


. ”Sem Título ( Without Tittle)”, duo performance; Galeria de arte - Isabella Carvalho;

  São José dos Campos – SP, Brazil; March, 2003; 


. “Cerimônia do Chá do Bebê (Tea Ceremony for the Baby)”; solo performance; City Park;

   São José dos Campos - SP, Brazil; June, 2000;


. “Anicca”, duo performance;

  Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo; Ateliê de Artes  Plásticas; 

  São José dos Campos - SP, Brazil; December, 1998;


. “Cerimônia do Chá (Tea Ceremony)”; solo performance; 

  Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo; Ateliê de Artes Plásticas;

  São José dos Campos - SP, Brazil; August, 1998;


. “Momento de Criação (Moment of Creation)”, creating with dancers;

  Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo;

  São José dos Campos - SP; December, 1997;


. “Passagem (Passage)”, duo performance;

  Taubaté University; Architecture College;

  Taubaté - SP, Brazil; November, 1997;


. “Tree of Ego”, duo Theatrical piece; Arusunoba;

Tokyo, Japan; 1988 to 1990;

."Work in Process"; Gallery Square Circle, Kala Kendra; Auroville, Pondicherry-Tamil Nadu, India; 2014-15



Solo Exibitions:


."Homenagem to Yoko Ono and John Cage”; Galeria Helena Calil;

Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo, São José dos Campos-SP, Brazil;

2011


.”Zonas (Zones) “; Shopping Colinas; São José dos Campos-SP, Brazil; 2010


.”ndo (ing)”-duo exposition, Galeria Helena Calil;   

 Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo, São José dos Campos – SP, Brazil;

 September, 2006;


.”Ritual ”, Galeria Papel, Fundação Cultural de Blumenau;

 Blumenau – SC, Brazil; May, 2004;


.”Manchas de Vida (Stain of Life)”,Nova Galeria, Fundação Cultural de Blumenau:

 Blumenau –SC, Brazil; November, 2003;


.”Oferenda (Offering)”, Espaço Helena Calil, Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo;

  São José dos Campos-SP, Brazil; September, 2003;


.“Sombras (Shadows)”, Galeria do Papel, Fundação Cultural de Blumenau;

  Blumenau – SC, Brazil; November, 2002;


. “Sombras (Shadows)”, Fundação Pinacoteca Benedicto Calixto;

  Santos – SP, Brazil; October, 2002;


. “O Ovo (The Egg)”  (installation), Cassiano Ricardo City Library; 

  São José dos Campos - SP, Brazil; April, 1999;


. “Passagem (Passage)”, Taubaté University; Architecture College;

  Taubaté - SP, Brazil; November, 1997;


. “Hajime-no-kai”; Gendai Bijutsu Garoo;

  Ginza, Tokyo, Japan; 1997;


. “Hito-Hito-Ten”; Kaidan Gallery Ribiina II;

  Aoyama, Tokyo, Japan; 1997;  


Collective Exhibitions:


.”Mapas de Influências - Arte Postal (Influential Map - Printings on the postcards)”; 

Oficina Cultural Oswald de Andrade; Sao Paulo - SP, Brazil; 2012


.”Circulação Gráfica (Graphic Circulation)”; Galeria Gravura Brasileira, São Paulo - SP, Brazil; 

July to September, 2011;


.”Gabinete de Gravuras (Gabinet of Printing)”; 

Sesc; São José dos Campos - SP, Brazil; April, 2011


. Collective work with students of “Criar”;

  “Criar”; Shizuoka, Japan; December, 2008;


. Collective work of Art Therapy students; 

  Tobias School of Art; East Gristead, UK; July, 2005;


. Paintings and objects exhibited at “Tan- Tanz”; 

  São José dos Campos-SP, Brazil, July, 2005;


. Collective works of artists from Contemporary Art Hall of 2002;

  Espaço Helena Calil; São José dos Campos-SP; September, 2003;

        

 . Paintings exhibited at “Asian Festival”; Higashikurume Prefecture;

   Higashikurume, Tokyo, Japan; 1997;


. Collective works of small objects;

  Parsons School of Design;

  New York – NY, USA; 1992;


. Collective works of paintings;

  Parsons School of Design;

  New York – NY, USA; 1991;


Participation in Open Exhibitions:


. “Calendário 2003”;

  Fundação Cultural de Blumenau;

  Blumenau-SC, Brazil; 2003;


. First Contemporary Art Exhibition 2002

  Vale Sul Shopping – São José dos Campos – SP, Brazil

  27 of November to 22 of December of 2002


. “Calendário 2002”;

  Fundação Cultural de Blumenau;

  Blumenau – SC, Brazil; 2002;


. “The First Biannual Exhibition of Print Making at Santo André”

  City Hall Exposition;

  Santo André-SP, Brazil; 2001;


. Selected work for “Rumos Itaú Cultural Artes Visuais Exhibition (works chosen for Itaú Cultural Visual Art Digital Library)”  

  2001/2002 edition; Itaú Cultural;

  Sao Paulo-SP, Brazil; 2001;


. “Contemporary Art Exhibition”,

  V Salão Elke Hering;  Blumenau-SC, Brazil; 2001;


. “Contemporary Art Exhibition”,

  IV Salão Elke Hering;

  Blumenau-SC, Brazil; October of 1999;


. Finalist of  “Mapa Cultural Paulista (Finalist for São Paulo Cultural Map)” contest with two selected works: painting and collage;

  Memorial da América Latina; 

  São Paulo - SP, Brazil; November of 1997;


. “Shinkou-zou-ten” Salão;

  Ueno, Tokyo, Japan; 1989;


Performances:


"Sun Sanga"; Kriti Gallery, Varanasi, India, 2018;


. "Work in Process"; Ganges River Ghart, Varanasi, India, 2016;


."Work in Process"; Gallery Square Circle, Kala Kendra; Auroville, Pondicherry-Tamil Nadu, India; 2014-15;


.”Essência (Essence)”, solo performance; ICBEU; São José dos Campos – SP, Brazil;

 December, 2006;


. “Michi”, Duo performance; Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo; São José dos Campos – SP, Brazil; December, 2005;


.Cerimônia do Chá dos Planetas (Planets’ Tea Ceremony), solo performance, Tobias School; 

 East Grinstead, UK; June, 2004;


.”Cerimônia do Chá (Tea Ceremony)“ , duo performance; Espaço Helena Calil;

 São José dos Campos—SP, Brazil; October, 2003;


. ”Sem Título ( Without Tittle)”, duo performance; Galeria de arte - Isabella Carvalho;

  São José dos Campos – SP, Brazil; March, 2003; 


. “Cerimônia do Chá do Bebê (Tea Ceremony for the Baby)”; solo performance; City Park;

   São José dos Campos - SP, Brazil; June, 2000;


. “Anicca”, duo performance;

  Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo; Ateliê de Artes  Plásticas; 

  São José dos Campos - SP, Brazil; December, 1998;


. “Cerimônia do Chá (Tea Ceremony)”; solo performance; 

  Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo; Ateliê de Artes Plásticas;

  São José dos Campos - SP, Brazil; August, 1998;


. “Momento de Criação (Moment of Creation)”, creating with dancers;

  Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo;

  São José dos Campos - SP; December, 1997;


. “Passagem (Passage)”, duo performance;

  Taubaté University; Architecture College;

  Taubaté - SP, Brazil; November, 1997;


. “Tree of Ego”, duo Theatrical piece; Arusunoba;

Tokyo, Japan; 1988 to 1990;


Other activities;


." Introducing Japanese Art"; Vivekananda Cultural Center, Shillong, India: 2016


.Translating English texts on vedantic theme for “Fumetsu no Kotoba (Eternal Talks)”, Japanese Vedantic Magazine of Ramakrishna Mission; Zushi, Japan; from 2009 to 2017;


. Art Therapy applied in “Value Education”;

Brazilian schools in Japan; Ibaraki, Shizuoka, and Kanagawa,

Japan; 2008 to 2009;


.Childrens’ Ateliê; Fundação Cultural Cassiano Ricardo;

 São José dos Campos-SP, Brazil; 2007;

 

.Art Therapy; Favela Monte Azul; São Paulo- SP, Brazil; 2003 to 2007;


.Art Therapy; Center of Psychosocial Attention; 

 São José dos Campos- SP, Brazil; 2002 to 2006;


.Art Therapy; Clínica Tobias; 

 São Paulo- SP; 2003 to 2005








Kolkata, India, February 11th, 2014,

Reiko Shimizu