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Mayumi INOUE

Japanese artist based in Yokohama, Japan

Born 1988 in Fukuoka, Japan


2012               JOSHIBI University Art Museum Award Winner,Kanagawa,Japan

2017               JOSHIBI University Paris award winning, Tokyo, Japan

2018-2019    Artist in residence at the Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France

2020              Finalist of the Luxembourg Art Prize 2020, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

2020-2022    Recipient of a two-year grants from the Ministry of Culture of Japan

2021              Artist in residence at Espace d'art contemporain André Malraux, Verrières-le-Buisson, France


2010   Participate in "study tour" of refugee support. Republic of Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina

2011   “Resonant piano sound”, Kanagawa kenritsu Ongakudo, Kanagawa, Japan

   “itomusu Exhibition-Serbian grandmother and our hearts forest”, Simokita Art Space, Tokyo, Japan

2012   “JOSHIBI style 2011-Spinning the light of reproduction-”,BankART Studio NYK, Yokohama, Japan

      “Happiness is at your feet”,PROMO-ARTE, Tokyo, Japan 

2013   “Sanada juku Exhibition-Clothing sentences”, AXIS GALLERY, Tokyo, Japan 

   “The Emerging Photography Artist 2013-Up-and-coming photographer exhibition-” Instyle Photography Center Tokyo, Japan

   “About happiness”, PROMO-ARTE, Tokyo, Japan

2014   “Celebration and gathering design”Lifestyle Design Center, Tokyo, Japan

      “What is essence”,PROMO-ARTE, Tokyo, Japan

2015   “market of wear the sheep”, Lifestyle Design Center, Tokyo, Japan

   “Clothes of book”, GALLERY ZAVA, Tokyo, Japan

2016   “Clothes of book”, GALLERYGALLERY, Kyoto, Japan

      “Tadahiko Sanada Xibu-Exhibition/Sanada juku Design Product”, Oriental Design Gallery, Hiroshima , Japan

      “POP-UP TEXTILE exhibition” ,CYCU Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan

      “POP-UP TEXTILE exhibition”, Transpark, Taipei, Taiwan

2018   “Sanada juku Exhibition-KAIRAKU”, AXIS GALLERY, Tokyo, Japan

      “Passé – Lumière – Futur” Stage costume  Cité internationale des arts, Paris, France

2019   “FUTURE MYTHOLOGY DIARIES”, GALLERY - Cité internationale des arts, Paris, France

            “Thread of life”, Open studio, Cité internationale des arts, Paris, France

            “Invisible Infinity”, GALLERY Yoshii, Paris, France

      “Les Traversées du Marais -Thread of life-” Open studio, Cité internationale des arts, Paris, France

            “Weaving × Living ” Open studio, Cité internationale des arts, Paris, France

2020   “POAAmontreuil2020”, Open studio, Montreuil, France

          “FINALISTS EXHIBITION Luxembourg Art Prize 2020”, PINACOTHÈQUE, Luxembourg, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

            “Multiple & Papier”, Galerie Grand E'terna, Paris, France

2021   “Art Textile Biennale 2020”, East Gippsland Art Gallery, Victoria, Australia

            “Young Portfolio Acquisitions 2020”, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Yamanashi, Japan

            “LA RUCHE ephémère ”, Centre André Malraux, Verrières-le-Buisson, France 

            “Festival d'Art sacré de Senlis ”, Senlis, France 

2022    SOLO EXHIBITIONS «Motif de vie », Galerie IMPRESSIONS, Paris, France 

            “MADE IN PAPER”, Galerie Exit Art Contemporain, Boulogne, France  

             SOLO EXHIBITIONS “Ta vie est belle ”, Nouveau Studio Théâtre, Nantes, France

             Puppet theatre “BOUCLくる”,  Nouveau Studio Théâtre, Nantes, France

            “Exposition de Li Wenhui et Mayumi lnoué ”, ARThé, Paris, France

            “Multiple & Papier”, Galerie Grand E'terna, Paris, France

2023   “Carte blanche aux galeries”, Carré sur Seine, Boulogne, France

            SOLO EXHIBITIONS “ Motif de vie - Patterns of life -”, Atelier 485 Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

            “Young Portfolio Acquisitions 2023”, Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Yamanashi, Japan

            "2023 Young Portfolio Satellite Exhibition" Place M, Tokyo, Japan

2024   SOLO EXHIBITIONS "The Destination of Memory" Iwaki Arios East Entrance Wall Gallery, Fukushima,  Japan


Serve as director of TV production company news program, Nippon Television Network Corporation, Tokyo, Japan


2012             Graduated from JOSHIBI University of Art and Design, Kanagawa, Japan

2011-2015   Workshop with photographer Michiko Matsumoto,Tokyo, Japan

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