Jacob Hashimoto

1973      Born Greeley, Colorado


Education

1996      B.F.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1993      Carleton College, Northfield, MN

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017       Giants and Uncertain Atmospheres, Wäinö Aaltonen Museum, Turku, FI

              The End of Utopia, Studio la Città – Palazzo Flangini, Venice, IT

             My Own Lost Romance, Anglim Gilbert Gallery, San Francisco, CA

              Another Cautionary Tale Comes to Mind (but immediately vanishes), Mixografia, Los Angeles, CA

 

2016      The First Known Map of the Moon, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY  

            Gas Giant Fragments And Silence, Sheehan Gallery, Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA

             Never Comes Tomorrow, Studio La Città, Milan, IT

              Through the Lens of Gravity, Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki, FI

       

2015      In the Cosmic Fugue, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL

             16.05.2015, Studio La Città, Verona, IT

 

2014     Skyfarm Fortress, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

             Gas Giant, MoCA/PDC – Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, curated by Alma Ruiz

             Gas Giant Studies, Martha Otero Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

2013      Sky Columns, Schauwerk Foundation, Sindelfingen, DE

             Armada, Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki, FI

             Jacob Hashimoto: Foundational Work, Studio La Città, Verona, IT

             Gas Giant, Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Venice, IT

             Superabundant Atmosphere, Bildmuseet-Umeå University, Umeå, SE

 

2012     The Other Sun, Ronchini Gallery, London, UK

            super-elastic collisions (origins, and distant derivations), Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL

 

2011     Silence Still Governs Our Consciousness, Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki, FI

            Armada, Studio La Città, Verona, IT

            The End of Gravity, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

 

2010     Silence Still Governs Our Consciousness, MACRO – Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Roma, Rome, IT

            Here in Sleep, a World, Muted to a Whisper, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV

 

2009     Forests Collapsed Upon Forests, Martha Otero Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Jacob Hashimoto, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

 

2008     Jacob Hashimoto V, Studio La Città Verona, IT

 

2007     Plumes and The Landscape Omnibus, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL

            Jacob Hashimoto, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

 

2006     Jacob Hashimoto, Studio La Città, Verona, Catalog with text by Luca Massimo Barbero

 

2005     Skip Skitter Start Trip Vault Bounce – and Other Attempts at Flight, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL

             Superabundant Atmosphere, Rice Gallery, Rice University, Houston, TX

 

2004      Bloom, Main Lobby, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA

             Alta Dena, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

 

2003     The Nature of Objects, Studio La Città, Verona, IT. Catalog with a conversation between the artist and Luca Massimo Barbero.

 

2002     Jacob Hashimoto, Studio La Città, Verona, IT. Catalog with text. Catalog with essays by Irvin Y Hashimoto and A. Vettese

            Silent Rhythm, Galleria Traghetto, Venice, IT

            Jacob Hashimoto: New Work, Finesilver Gallery, San Antonio, TX

 

2001     Giant Yellow, Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

            Big Mountain, Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

 

2000     Project Room, Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

            Giant Yellow and Other Structures, Galerie Lucien Durand – Le Gaillard, Paris FR

 

1999     Armada, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago IL

            Infinite Lightness, with Thom Barth. Catalog with essays by M. Bertoni, Studio La Città, Verona, IT

            Jacob Hashimoto, Galleria La Nuova Pesa, Rome, IT

 

1998     Infinite Expanse of Sky, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

            Jacob Hashimoto – sky fragment, Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

 

1997     Perennial, Boliou Carleton College Art Gallery, Northfield, MN

            Ann Nathan Gallery, Chicago, IL

 

1996     Sky Canopy Installation, Ann Nathan Gallery, Chicago, IL

 

 

Group Exhibitions

2016     ArteFiera, Studio La Città, Bologna, IT

            Artificial Realities, East Wing Biennial, London, ENG

            Un racconto in sei stanze, a cura di / curated by Angela Madesani, Palazzo Barbò, Torre Pallavicina, IT

            Inaugural Show, Makasiini Contemporary, Turku, FI

            A Story in Six Rooms, Studio la Città, Verona, IT

 

2015     Quiet Works, Temple Contemporary, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA

 

2014     NOW-ISM: Abstraction Today, The Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH

            HAVET: DET ANDET LANDSKAB (The Sea: The Other Landscape), Kunsthalle Brandts, Odense, DK

            Ad Naturam, Museo Civico di Storia Naturale, Verona, IT

            De rerum Natura, curated by Angela Madesani, in collaboration with Andrea Lerda, Studio La Città       Verona, IT

 

2013     Black/White, La Montagne Gallery, Boston, MA

            Vitruvius, Martha Otero Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Rosa Piero, Rosa Tiepolo, Rosa Spalletti, Rosa…, Studio La Città, Verona, IT

 

2012     Off-Screen, Studio La Città, Verona, IT

 

2011     Toward the Third Dimension, David Floria Gallery, Aspen, CO

 

2010     Let There Be Geo, A + D Gallery, Columbia College, Chicago, IL

            Art on Paper, The Weatherspoon Art Museum, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

 

2009     IN – FINITUM, installation at Palazzo Fortuny, Venice, IT

            Abstract America, The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

            A Tribute to Ron Warren, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, NY

 

2008     Not Just A Pretty Face, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

 

2007     …And he began by three, Studio La Città, Verona, IT

 

2006     Take Over, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

 

2005     XIV Quadrennial in Rome, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna di Roma, Rome, IT

 

2004     White, Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

            Artseasons, Curated by Cas Pellers, ES Baluard Museum, Palma de Mallorca, ESP

            Je ne regretted rien, Studio Gallery 35th Anniversary of the City, Verona, IT

 

2003     Structure, Patricia Faure Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

2002      Officina America, ReteEmiliaRomagna, edited and curated by R. Barili, Palazzo dell’Arengo, Rimini, IT

             Intermezzo, Studio La Città, Verona, IT

 

2000      Carte Blanche, à Hélène de Franchis, Galerie Lucien Durand - Le Gaillard, Paris, FR

 

1999      Phoenix Triennial, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ

             Conceptual Color: In Albers’ Afterimage, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

 

1997      Headless, William Cordova and Jacob Hashimoto, Lineage Gallery, Chicago, IL

 

1996     Thesis Exhibition, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

Selected Bibliography

Reviews and Features

2017    Mussolini, Alessandro, “10 cose da vedere a Venezia fuori dalla Biennale”, Living.Corriere.it, May 16, 2017.       

           Tantucci, Enrico, “Incontro con gli artisti nei palazzo di Venezia” , La Tribuna Di Treviso, May 13, 2017. 51.   

           Tantucci, Enrico, “Incontro con gli artisti nei palazzo di Venezia” , Corrier Delle Alpi, May 13, 2017. 36.

            Tantucci, Enrico, “Incontro con gli artisti nei palazzo di Venezia” , Mattino Di Padova, May 13, 2017. 51.

            Maggi, Nicola “Jacob Hashimoto – Emil Lukas, The End of Utopia”, Collezionedatiffany.com, May 13, 2017. 

             Ducci, Carlo, “Biennale d’arte 2017 a Venezia: 11 cose da non perdere”, Vogue.it, May 12, 2017.

             Biglia, Gabriele, “Studio la Città porta l’Utopia in laguna con Hashimoto e Lukas”, Il Sole 24 Ore, May 12, 2017.

             Gusella, Enrico, “Hashimoto e Lukas, dove finisce l’utopia L’arte interroga sul detino del pian, eta”, L'Arena, May 11, 2017. 49.

             “Art and Utopia”, Interni, May 1, 2017. 145-155

              Tuzil, Veronica, “ La Grande arte dal mondo”, Corriere del Veneto, May 7, 2017. 1, 21.

              Vankin, Deborah, “Jacob Hashimoto‘s Work Takes Flight at Mixografia”, Los Angeles Times, January 27, 2017.        

2016      Shomura, Aya, “Jacob Hashimoto”, Shift Online Magazine, November 6, 2016.

            Mota Margain, Carlos M., “El Rol Trascendente del Poder en las Organizaciones de Hoy”, Capitel

             Magazine of Universidad Humanitas Mexico, July, 2016. 147.               

 

2015     Frankel, David, “Review: Jacob Hashimoto, Mary Boone”, ArtForum, January 2015.

             Pola, Francesca, “Critic’s Picks: Jacob Hashimoto, Studio La Città”,  ArtForum.com, May 2015.

             Rebora, Simone, “Jacob Hashimoto, Con La Galassia In Una Stanza”, Espoarte, Annual XV11 Trimestre N.3 2015. 52-56.         

             Reinhold, Valerie, “Colour and Material”, Selections, September 2015. 62, 81.

 

2014     Pagel, David, “Jacob Hashimoto’s ‘Gas Giant’ takes powerful shape” Los Angeles Times, March 13, 2014.                    

             Buckley, Annie, “Critic’s Picks: Jacob Hashimoto/MoCA Pacific Design Center”, ArtForum.com, April 2014.                  

             Slenske, Michael, “Jacob Hashimoto’s Kite-Inspired Installation Soars at the Moca Pacific Design Center”, Architectural Digest, April 2014.        

             Morse, Erik, “Jacob Hashimoto”, Art Review, October 2014. 112-115.

             Behringer, David, “Thousands of Kites: The Art of Jacob Hashimoto”, Design-Milk.com, October 22, 2014. 

 

2013     Wilk, Deborah, “50 Under 50: The Next Most Collectible Artists”, Art & Auction, June 2013. 118-133.

             Chin, Andrea, “Venice Art Biennale 2013: Gas Giant by Jacob Hashimoto in Progress”, DesignBoom.com May 26, 2013.            

             Jobson, Christopher “Gas Giant, An Enormous Suspended Kite Installation by Jacob Hashimoto”, thisiscolossal.com, June 24, 2013.    

 

2012     Tylevich, Katya, “How to Fly Thousands of Kites, Simultaneously, Indoors: The Art of Jacob Hashimoto”, Elephant, Summer 2012.            

             Apfelbaum, Sue, “A Wallpaper That’s Anything but Flat”,  Surface, September/October 2012. 136-141.

             Sherwin, Skye, “Artist of the Week201: Jacob Hashimoto”, TheGuardian.com, August, 2, 2012.

             Fallai, P., “700 barche di Hashimoto si rilancia Bologna Arte Fiera”, Il Corriere della Sera, gennaio 2012.  

 

2011     Sansom, Anna, “Panoramic Paper”, Frame Magazine, Mar-Apr 2011.

            Fricke, Christiane, “Neuerwerbungen kommenerst mal unters Bet”, Handelsblatt.com,  Nr. 75, April 16, 2011.

            Meneguzzo, MarcoJacob Hashimoto/Studio La Città”, ArtForum, November 2011. 286. 

 

2010     “Il MACRO in Volo con gli Aquiloni”, Il Messaggero, April 28, 2010.

             “E al Macro Arrivano i Settemila Aquiloni di Hashimoto”, Il Tempo, April 28, 2010.

             “Roma, La grande estate del MACRO”, Corriere dello Sport - ed., May 30, 2010.

              Irace, Fulvio, “Il MACRO Adesso e’ al Massimo”, Il Sole 24 Ore, May 23, 2010.

             “Un’Esplosione di Arte Contemporanea”, Il Messaggero, May 28, 2010.

              Di Forti, M., “Roma, Regina dell’Arte Del XXI Secolo”, Il Messaggero, May 25, 2010.

              Filippi, M. , “Foyer a Sorpresa e Una Permanente”, Il Messaggero, May 24, 2010.

              Romana Morelli, Francesca, “Avanti MACRO”, Il Giornale dell'Arte, June 1, 2010.

              “Giorni  a Roma”, Dove,  June 1, 2010.

              “Stagione dei Musei Dopo il Maxxi Roma Rifa’ il Macro”, L'Arena, June 2, 2010.

 

2009       Ollman, Leah, “Reviews: Jacob Hashimoto/Otero Plassart”, Art in America, January, 2009.

              Finkel, Jori, “In Los Angeles, Art That’s Worth the Detour”, The New York Times, May 3, 2009.

              Wilson, Michael, “Critics Picks: Jacob Hashimoto/Mary Boone”, ArtForum.com June 2009.

              Knight, Christopher, “Art Review: Jacob Hashimoto at Otero/Plassart”, Los Angeles Times, October 15, 2009.

 

2008      Zanchetta, A. “Jacob Hashimoto. Studio la Città-Verona”, Flash Art, Dicembre ’08-Gennaio ‘09/December 2008-January 2009.  

             Mojana, M., “Minimalismo e pittura analitica, da valori estetici a beni di rifugio”, Il Sole 24 Ore, Marzo/March 2008.

            “Studio la Città, suggestioni in mostra”, Il Corriere della Sera, October 2008.

             Diez, R., “Il Cacciatore di aquiloni. Jacob Hashimoto.”, ARTE, October 2008.

             “What do you see, is not what you think”, ASIANA Magazine, November 2008.

             Mojana, M., “Sol Levante per palati fini”, Il Sole 24 Ore, November 2008.

 

2007       A. Novo, “Cultural Fusion”, Attitude, Gennaio-Febbraio/January-February 2007.

              Meneguzzo, Marco “Jacob Hashimoto”, ArtForum, January 2007.

              Grosz, David, “Walls of Wings and Stone”, The New York Sun, January 11, 2007. 13, 17. 

              Sheets, Hilary M., “Critic’s Pick: Jacob Hashimoto”, Art News, October 2007. 240.

 

2006      Sanson, Anna “Of the Wind and Sky”, Sleek Magazine, Autumn (Feature), 2006.

             Foschini, Sabrina, “Jacob Hashimoto. L’arte di fermare il vento”, Arte, October 2006.

             Siviero, Viviana, “Jacob Hashimoto”, Espoarte, October-November 2006.

             Pertoni, Camilla, “Review: Jacob Hashimoto/Studio la Città”, October 2, 2006.

 

2005      A. Quattordio, “Come sipari fluttuanti”, Architectural Digest, May 2005.

             “XIV Esposizione Quadriennale d’Arte”, Flash Art, April-May 2005.

             Johnson, Patricia C., “Shiffting patterns of light and air”, Houston Chronicle, March 19, 2005.

             Steinecker, Dawn, “Review”, ArtsHouston, April 2005.

             Klaasmeyer, Kelly, “Capsule Review: Jacob Hashimoto: Super Abundant Atmosphere”, Houston Press, April 14-20, 2005

             Hogan, Erin/Northcutt, Rod,  “Jacob Hashimoto”, Chicago Reader, December 9, 2005.

             Weinberg, Lauren, “Jacob Hashimoto: skip skitter start trip vault bounce and other attempts at flight”, Time Out Chicago, December, 2005. 15-29.

 

2004      “Le installazioni zen di Hashimoto”, Carnet Arte, giugno-luglio, June-July 2004.

              Vola, G., “Jacob Hashimoto”, Juliet, Dicembre/December 2003-Gennaio/January 2004.

             “Lo spazio di Hashimoto... si forma, si percorre e si ascolta”, conversazione tra/ conversation with Luca Massimo Barbero e/and Jacob Hashimoto”,                                     Titolo, Inverno/ Winter 2003-2004.

             Granuzzo, E. “Jacob Hashimoto, Studio La Città, Verona”, Images Art & Life, Inverno/Winter 2003.

             “Studio la Città”, Carnet Arte, Gennaio-Febbraio/Jenuary-February 2004.

             Meneghelli, Luigi, L’Arena, September 9, 2004.

 

2003      “Die Welt der Kunst”, Kölner Stadt-Unzeiger, 29 Ottobre/October 2003.

             “Studio la Città con Jacob Hashimoto”, Verona Manager, Settembre-Ottobre/September-October 2003.

             “Luca Barbero presenta il catalogo della mostra di Hashimoto”, L’Arena, 11 Settembre/September 11, 2003.

             Meneghelli, Luigi, “Hashimoto concilia velocità e pensiero”, L’Arena, 18 Settembre/September 18, 2003.

 

2002      Meneghelli, Luigi“Hashimoto, un’opera sospesa tra tradizione e contemporaneità”, L’Arena, Marzo/March, 2002.

             Di Martino, E., “Hashimoto”, Il Gazzettino, Settembre/September, 2002.

 

2001     Poli, Francesco, "Jacob Hashimoto", Tema Celeste, Gennaio-Febbraio/January-February, 2001.

             Pagel, David, “Review: Jacob Hashimoto/Patricia Faure”, Los Angeles Times, June 8, 2001.

             Frances, Richard, “Critics Picks: Jacob Hashimoto/Patricia Faure”, ArtForum.com, June 2001.

             Irvin, Steve, Art Issues, Settembre-Ottobre/September-October 2001.

             Zellen, Jody, D'art international, Autumn 2001.

 

2000     Meneghelli, Luigi, "Barth e Hashimoto - Levità infinita”, L'Arena di Verona, January 24, 2000.

             Capasso, Angelo, “Review: Jacob Hashimoto/Studio la Città”, Tema Celeste, March-April, 2000.

             Meneghelli, Luigi, "Thom Barth, Jacob Hashimoto", Flash Art, April-May, 2000.

             Ollman, Leah, "Hashimoto Fashions Air, Light and Space", Los Angeles Times, June 23, 2000.

             Freudenheim, Susan, "Like Kids in a Candy Store", Los Angeles Times, September 7, 2000.

             Ollman, Leah, “Review: Jacob Hashimoto/Patricia Faure”, Art in America, November 2000.

 

1998     Ollman, Leah, “Seven Artists Follow the Money at Bergamot Station”, Los Angeles Times, December 25, 1998. 

 

1997     Frank, Peter, "Color Fields: Craig Kauffman, Jacob Hashimoto", LA Weekly, 8-14 January 1997.

            Ollman, Leah, "Pulling Strings", Los Angeles Times, December 25, 1997.

 

Catalogues and Monographs

2002     “Jacob Hashimoto”, exhibition catalogue published by Studio La Città, Verona, Italy, 2002; essays by Irvin Y. Hashimoto and Angela Vettese.

            “Officina America”, ReteEmiliaRomagna, edited and curated by R. Barili.

2003     “Jacob Hashimoto: The Nature of Objects”, exhibition catalogue published by Studio La Città, Verona, Italy 2003; interview with Luca Massimo Barbero.

2005     “Jacob Hashimoto: Superabundant Atmosphere”, exhibition catalogue published by Rice Gallery, Rice University 2005.

2006     Barbero, Luca Massimo, “Jacob Hashimoto”, exhibition catalogue published by Studio La Città, Verona, Italy 2006.

2007     Collins, Judith, “Sculpture Today”, Phaidon Press, 2007.

2008     “Jacob Hashimoto V”, exhibition catalogue published by Studio La Città, Verona, Italy 2008.

2009     “Abstract America”, Rizzoli, 2009.

2011     Ollman, Leah, “Armada”, exhibition catalogue published by Studio La Città, Verona, Italy 2011.

             “Jacob Hashimoto: Silence Still Governs Our Consciousness”, exhibition catalogue published by Marsilio in collaboration with Museo d’Arte                                                 Contemporanea Roma (MACRO), 2011.     

             Cassidy, Victor M., “Sculptors at Work: Interviews About the Creative Process”, Mcfarland, 2011.

2012     “The Other Sun”, exhibition catalogue published by Ronchini Gallery, London, U.K., 2012; interview with Laura Bushell.

            “Off-Screen”, exhibition catalogue published by Studio La Città, Verona, Italy; curated by Francesco Zanot, 2012.                 

2013     Johansson, Hanna, “Jacob Hashimoto”, exhibition catalogue published by Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki, Finland, 2013.

             Barbaro, Luca Massimo, “Jacob Hashimoto: Superabundant Atmospheres”, Monograph published by Marsilio, 2013.

2014     Madesani, Angela, “De Rerum Natura”, exhibition catalogue published by Studio La Città, Verona, Italy, 2014.

2015     “Jacob Hashimoto”, exhibition catalogue published by Studio La Città, Verona, Italy; essays by Erik Morse and Jana Grcevich, 2015.

 

 Public Collections

LACMA, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

Saastamoinen Foundation, EMMA, Espoo, Finland

Jones Day, Los Angeles, CA

Swiss Re, San Francisco, CA

City of West Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA

The California Endowment, Los Angeles, CA

Schauwerk, The Schaufler Foundation, Sindelfingen, Germany

University of Houston, Houston, TX

General Services Administration (United States Federal Government), Washington D.C.

Wellington Management, Boston, MA

Tod’s, Sant’Elpidio a Mare, Italy

Royal Caribbean, Allure of the Seas

Oak Park Public Library, Oak Park, IL

University of Chicago, Chicago IL

Kennedy Wilson (City of Beverly Hills), Beverly Hills CA

Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA