Original size: 300 x 190 cm
Soichiro Shimizu was born in Tokyo in 1966 and studied at the School of Visual Arts in New York after graduating from Keio University, Tokyo. He has lived and worked in New York before moving to Bangkok, Thailand where he has resided for the last 10 years.
Shimizu’s works have been selected for numerous private collections, such as Public Collections Shu Uemura Cosmetics Company, Dowa Kasai Insurance Company, Sony Headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, and Sony Plaza, New York. He has had solo exhibitions at Yoshii Gallery, Paris in 2001, Itochu Gallery, Tokyo in 1999, Elysium Gallery, New York in 1998 and Caelum Gallery, New York in 1996. Shimizu has also show work in many group exhibitions, including New York Independent Art Fair “Frere”, New York in 2000; Surface Structure, Nikolai Fine Art, New York in 1999; Jeune Peinture, Espace Branly, Paris, France in 1997; SIAF (Seoul International Art Fair), Seoul, Korea; ‘Chicago Art Fair’, presented by Yoshii Gallery, and The Japan Times, and Dialogue of Consciousness, Eighth Floor Gallery, New York.