BIOGRAPHY

MIHO SATO
Born 1967, Japan
Llives and Works in London


EDUCATION
1994-1997  City & Guilds School of Art, London, BA Fine Art, Painting
1998-2001  Royal Academy Schools, London, MA Fine Art, Painting
2001-2002  Royal Academy Schools, London, Fellow in Fine Art

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2011  Interventions, 2 person show with Girolami Marri, Space, Bratislava, Slovakia.
2010  planet arbent, DOMOBAAL
2009  miho sato,Tatjana Pieters/One Twenty/Gent
2008  IMPULSE, at PULSE MIAMI 2-artist project with Christopher Hanlon, domobaal
2007  MIHO SATO, DOMOBAAL (publication, essay by Rebecca Geldard)
2005  AMNESIA, DOMOBAAL (supported by The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013
- Macmillan De'Longhi Art Auction, London.
- The London Group Centenary Open Exhibition 2013, The Cello Factory, London.
- Creekside Open 2013, curated by Ceri Hand, APT Gallery, London.
- Unknown Sitter, curated by Covadonga Valdes, Lion and Lamb Gallery, London.
2012
- Salon Art Prize 2012, Griffin Gallery, London.
- 'Hello & Good Bye' Group Exhibition curated by Emi Avora, Cremer St. Studios, London.
- Salon Art Prize 2012 selected by Gavin Delahunty, Godfrey Worsdale, Anthony Spira, Susanna Brown, Matt Roberts Arts, London.
- Summer Exhibition 2012,Invited by Tess Jaray RA, Royal Academy of Arts, London.
- Phantoms - Neal Tait, Claude Vergez, Miho Sato, Ana Prada, Robert Holyhead, Nick Fox, Julian Brown, Paula Kane at Angus-Hughes Gallery, London
- Minimal Excess, John Wilkins, Claude Temin–Vergez, Miho Sato, Michal Sluslakowicz, Matthew Draper, Juan Bolivar, Philip Booth at Open, Ealing, London.
2011
- BFAMI gala auction.
- Polemically Small, Curated by Zavier Ellis, Edward Lucie-Smith, Max Presneill & Simon Rumley,May 29th – June 25th 2011,Torrance Art Museum, California, USA
- Mostyn Open 2011, selected by Richard Wentworth and curators Karen MacKinnon and Anders Pleass, Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno, Wales.
- Hello Paradise, what would you like? with Matt Clark, Aidan Doherty, Dexter Dymoke, Grant Foster, Jill Mason, Amy Moffat, Miho Sato and Samuel Zealey at Kingsgate Gallery, London.
- Painter's Mate curated by Lee Maelzer including Sophie Aston, Aly Helyer, Lee Maelzer, Yuko Nasu, Miho Sato, Claude Vergez and Jo Wilmot at Angus Hughes Gallery, London.
- The Shape of Things, with Adam Ball, Rana Begum, Suki Chan, Ludovica Gioscia, Tess Jaray, Kentaro Kobuke, Alejandro Ospina, Nathaniel Rackowe, Gideon Rubin, Miho Sato, Silia Ka Tung and John Walter, Ferrate Gallery, Tel–Aviv, Israel.
2010
- Macmillan De'Longhi Art Auction, London
- New London Painting,group show,Brown Gallery
2009
- PLASTIC CULTURE,group show,Harris Museum,Preston,UK,March
- The exhibition includes the following artists: Rachal Bradley, Nicola Carvell, Machiko Edmondson, Faile, Gajin Fujita, James Howard, KAWS, Richard Kirwan, Mariko Mori, Yoshitomo Nara, Jack Newling, Tony Oursler, Monique Prieto, Fiona Rae, Miho Sato, Cindy Sherman, Bridget Smith, Haim Steinbach, Daniel Sturgis, Andy Warhol and Gary Webb.
- Macmillan De'Longhi Art Auction, London
- XS, group show, Specta Gallery, Copenhagen
- Time is a sausage, group show, Domobaal, London
- Plastic Culture, group show, Gallery One, Bradford, UK
- Plastic Culture, group show, The Exchange, Penzance, UK
2008
- THE FUTURE CAN WAIT, group show, Atlantis Gallery, London, October
- STAND, De Expeditie/Amsterdam, DOMOBAAL, OneTwenty/Ghent at Villa La Tourelle, Oostende, Belgium
- I DON’T SPEAK VERY MUCH, Kijune Park, Rui Matsunaga, Miho Sato at I-MYU Projects, London
- SAINT JOSEPH’S fund-raising exhibition and auction, inc Peter Doig, Jake and Dinos Chapman and others
2007
- THE FUTURE CAN WAIT, group show, Atlantis Gallery, London, October
- GYRE AND GIMBLE, TEN PAINTERS: Nadine Feinson, Andrew Griffiths, Thomas Hylander, Ansel Krut, Mindy lee, Ursulla Llewellyn, Alex Gene Morrison, Miho Sato, Madeleine Strindberg, Ian Whitefield, Blyth Gallery, Imperial College, London
- PREVIEW BERLIN, DOMOBAAL, September
- OYSTER GRIT, inc Ailbhe Ni Bhriain, Daniel Gustav Cramer, Haris Epaminonda, Ansel
- Krut, Jeffrey T Y Lee, Lucy Pawlak, Mhairi Vari. essay by Rebecca Geldard, Sept.
- BOW ARTS TRUST, summer exhibition, curated by Roy Exley, June
- MIHO SATO + CLAUDE TEMIN-VERGEZ, Marksman Gallery, Reading, May
- ART ROTTERDAM, DOMOBAAL, February
2006
- SALON CONNEXIONS, group show, CA PROJECTS, London, December
- PREVIEW BERLIN, DOMOBAAL, September
- BRITISH PAINTING NOW, talk & slide show by Dan Sturgis, at Sotheby’s New York
- ART ROTTERDAM, DOMOBAAL, February
2005
- NEW LONDON KICKS Wooster Projects, New York, USA
- PREVIEW BERLIN, DOMOBAAL, Germany
- PAINTING LONDON curated by Dan Sturgis, supported by The British Council, Venice
- Biennale, Italy
- YOUNG MASTERS Art Fortnight London
- ARCO, New Territories, DOMOBAAL February, Madrid, Spain
- RADICAL ART Jerwood Space, London
2004
- JOHNMOORES 23, Liverpool, UK (catalogue)
- ARTISSIMA 11, DOMOBAAL Torino, Italy
- NEW BRITISH PAINTING, John Hansard gallery, Southampton UK (catalogue)
2003
- MINIATURE, Raid Projects, Los Angeles touring to Kyubidou Gallery, Tokyo Japan
- DOUBLE VISION, curated by Jonathan Miles, Embassy of Japan, London
- LONE RANGER, curated by Peter Jones, James Colman gallery, London
- CHAIRMAN’S CHOICE, selected by David Dimbleby, Nunnery, Bowarts. London
2002
- MOSTYN OPEN 12, Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno, Wales UK
- SO‘02, selected by Graham Norton, Nunnery, London
2001
- THE ROYAL ACADEMY SCHOOLS SHOW, Royal Academy Schools, London
1999
- CHELTENHAM OPEN DRAWING COMPETITION, Cheltenham UK
- PREMIUMS 2000, Royal Academy of Art, London
- BRAINSTORM, Goldsmiths College, London

PRESS +
2013  Nature Morte: Contemporary Artists Reinvigorate the Still Life Tradition by Michael Petry, published by Thames and Hudson.
2009  Plastic culture: Legacies of Pop 1986-2008 exhibition catalogue,Harris Museum & Art Gallery
2007  MIHO SATO by Rebecca Geldard, essay for solo exhibition
2006  MIHO SATO by Ansel Krut, turpsbanana, issue 2
2005  ANOTHER COUNTRY by Johnathan Miles, essay for Amnesia, solo exhibition
          THE INDEPENDENT, review by Sue Hubbard 04.07.05
          ACADEMIC BRILLIANCE, The Telegraph Magazine, Colin Gleadell 05.02.05
2004  New British Painting, John Hansard Gallery, catalogue essay by Ros Carter, january
2003  RUINATION essay by Johnathan Miles for Double Vision at The Embassy of Japan, London, september
2002  SO‘O2, catalogue, Graham Norton, Bow Arts Trust, june
2001  DESIGNS ON TALENT, Financial Times, Claire Stewart 23.06.06

AWARDS
2005  Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation grant
2001  Andre Decoyer de Sedona Award
          Fellowship in Painting, Royal Academy Schools
2000  Royal Academy Schools Premiums Prize
1998  Debenhams Scholarship