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Leiko Ikemura

 (born 1951)
Leiko Ikemura is active/lives in Japan, Germany.  Leiko Ikemura is known for painting and sculpture.

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Leiko Ikemura


Leiko Ikemura (b. August 22, 1951 in Tsu, Mie Prefecture, Japan)

She left her country to study in Spain from 1973 to 1978 at the Academia de Bellas Artes in Granada and Seville.  In 1979 she moved to Zurich to live and worked there for 4 years.  The first of her mature paintings developed around 1980.  Her first solo show in a public institution took place in 1983 at the "Bonn Kunstverein", in Bonn, Germany.  That same year she spent as an artist in residency in Nuremberg, ("Stadtzeichnerin" upon invitation of the city of Nuremberg).  During the next several years Ikemura had numerous solo shows in galleries and public institutions, among others: 1987 at the Museum für Gegenwartskunst Basel, Melbourne Intern  ...  Displaying 750 of 6495 characters.



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About  Leiko Ikemura

Born:  1951 - Tsu, Mie Prefecture, Japan
Known for:  painting and sculpture