Profile

MIHO TOMITA

1979  Born in Tokyo, Japan

    Lives and works in Hokkaido, Japan  


Education

2004  BA, Musashino Art University, Tokyo, Japan (painting and printmaking major)


Solo Exhibition

2010  The Eyes of a Cow, Higashi Ichijyo Gallery, Nakashibetu, Hokkaido 

2012  Temperature of a Cow, Art Hall Tousyukan, Fukagawa, Hokkaido

2013  Wood block prints of Cow, Gallery Retara, Sapporo, Hokkaido

2014  PictureBook’Gift from Mother Cow’Original Picture Exhibition,

          Doshin Do-Box, Higashi Ichijyo Gallery, Chiisana Ehonya Hidamari, Hokkaido

2014  MihoTomita Exhibition, Abashiri Museum, Abashiri, Hokkaido

2015  Picture Book`Gift from mom cow`Oridinal Picture Exhibition, Iki Municipal Gounoura Liblary, Iki, Nagasaki 

2015  MihoTomita Exhibition, PiccolaMANO, Iki, Nagasaki

2015  MihoTomita Small-Sized Printings, Higashi Ichijyo Gallery, Nakashibetu, Hokkaido  

2017  Miho Tomita Woodblock printing of cow, Laetitia Shobou, Kyoto

2017  Hair Whirl on Her Crown, Gallery Retara, Sapporo, Hokkaido

2018  Footsteps of a Cow, Kanda Nissho Memorial Museum of Art, Shikaoi, Hokkaido

2019  Chewing the Cuds, Lilac Gallery, Sapporo, Hokkaido

2019  Miho Tomita Exhibition, Art Hall Toshukan, Hokkaido, Japan

2019  MIHO TOMITA × GALERIE DESIGNAT, Galerie Designat, Berlin, Germany

2020  Miho Tomita Exhibition, Wakkanai branch of The Hokkaido Bank mini gallery, Wakkanai, Hokkaido

2020  Miho Tomita Works of Cow, Shiretoko National Park Nature Center mini Gallery, shari, Hokkaido

2020  Cow’s Call, Tobiu Art Festival , shiraoi, Hokkaido


Group Exhibition

2008~ Arakawa Block Print Museum, Hokkaido, Japan (permanent exhibit)

2013  Depicter at Farm village, Arte Piazza Bibai, Uenbetsu Shougakko Coca-Cola Environment House, Hokkaido

2014  Mokuhan ichi, Keibunsha, Kyoto 

2015  The 10th TAGBOAT Award Group Exhibition, Setagaya School for Monozukuri, Tokyo

2015  6 Collors of The Okhotsk, Gallery Souko, Teshikaga, Hokkaido

2015 Tuna-kai and 12 Artists, Gallery Junku, Asahikawa, Hokkaido

2015  Shiretoko Club Christmas Exhibition, Shiretoko Club, Shari, Hokkaido 

2016  UshiTen3, 3331Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo

2016  Far East Contemporary Art 2016, Furaisanjin,  Kitami, Hokkaido

2016  Kushiro Art Museum × FM Kushiro< Path-Art and friends> , Kushiro Art Museum, Kushiro, Hokkaido

2017  The 20th Taro Okamoto Award Exhibition for Contemporary Art, Taro Okamoto Museum of Art, Kanagawa
2020 2+2Hokkaido Gwangju Art Exchanges Exhibition 2020, Gallery Retara, Sapporo, Hokkaido


Awards

2019  The 28th Dogin Encouragement Prize for Arts and Culture, The Dogin Cultural Foundation, Hokkaido, Japan

2016  Winning Entry Award, The 20th Taro Okamoto Award for Contemporary Art, Taro Okamoto Memorial Museum, Tokyo, Japan 

2015  Jury’s Special Award (Tomio Koyama Award), The 10th TAGBOAT Award, Gallery TAGBOAT Inc., Tokyo, Japan  


Public Collection

Abashiri City Museum 


Pablication

2012~ Cover illustrations for the monthly magazine “Sire”, Genetics Hokkaido Association Bulletin Press

2013.2015  Serialized a column in the Dairy Journal

2014  Illustrations for “Gift from Mother Cow” (picture book: story by Toru Matsuiwa), The Hokkaido Newspaper Press

2014 picture Book”Thank You Cows!”(The Seikastu Club Coop) 

2015  The Poster of14th All Japan Holstein Grand Prix