Minoru Ohira

Minoru Ohira solo & selected group exhibitions

Minoru Ohira Solo Exhibition - S a n t a A n a W i n d
commemorating the 26th the Denchu Hirakushi Award
Denchu Art Museum, Ibara, Okayama, Japan
January 24, 2014 - March 16, 2014
315 Ibara-cho,Ibara City,
Okayama Prefecture, Japan 715-8601
Phone: 0866-62-8787

Wimpy Dragon          
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SIZE REALLY DOES MATTER
Municipal Art Gallery
Masked Ball Opening Reception
Sunday, November 3, 2013
Exhibition Dates
November 3, 2013 - January 5, 2014
The Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery
4800 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90027
Phone:(323) 644-6269
The City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA), the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG), and the LAMAG Associates Invite you to the group exhibition
Abel Alejandre, David Bailin, Miyoshi Barosh, Quinton Bemiller, Mary Sherwood Brock, Heather Carson, Melissa Cooke, Jeff Coson [ SIZE MATTERS.] David Jang, Jeremy Kidd, Antonio Muniz, Minoru Ohira, Jorge Oswaldo, Laura Scandrett, Jaime Scholnick, Doris Sung, Kent Twitchell, & Shen Wei at the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery
The L.A. Municipal  Art Gallery   The L.A. Municipal  Art Gallery   The L.A. Municipal  Art Gallery
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Minoru Ohira Solo Exhibition
commemorating the 26th the Denchu Hirakushi Award
Takashimaya Nihombashi, 6fl. Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
August 14 - August 20, 2013
Takashimaya Nihombashi, 6fl. Art Gallery
2-4-1 Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Information, 6fl.Art Gallery Phone:(03) 3246-4310

Wimpy Dragon    Vocanic island series #5, 2013   Word#3 2013   Summer 2013
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Minoru Ohira Solo Exhibition
Space・S, Tokyo, Japan
November 10 - November 25, 2012
11:00 -18:00
1-20-3 Shimorennjyaku Mitaka-shi, Tokyo, Japan
Phone: 03(3953)8500
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Artseed
http://artseed.co.jp/exhibition/top.html
Wimpy Dragon    Sinned city 2012   birthwish2   echo1    word(ruinsseries)2   Deepsleep(ruinsseries)   Lunaysol1   Lunaysol2 
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Elemental Arboressence
presented by the Sturt Haaga Gallery at Descanso Gardens, California, U.S.A
November 9 - November 25, 2012
1418 Descanso Drive
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011
Phone : (818) 949-4200
“Elemental | Arboressence” is an exploration and celebration of trees, tree-ness,
and the possibilities of wood through contemporary works of art by
Charles Arnoldi, Deborah Butterfield, Suvan Geer, John Frame, Ke-Sook Lee, Minoru Ohira, Ross Rudel William Stranger, Curatorial consulting and coordination : John David O’Brien


Cavin-Morris Gallery, New York, U.S.A
Cavin-Morris Gallery
The Unexpected Edge: Yugen in Contemporary Art
Yugen is the Japanese word for the mysterious or profound sense of beauty
in the Universe. It is the power to evoke rather than to directly show.
It is Exquisite Mystery as it informs the creative process.
October 22 - December 3, 2011
210 11th Avenue, Suite 201
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 212 226 3768
Artists included are: Jerry Bleem, Charissa Brock, Christian Burchard, Judith Duff, Kenji Gomi, Keith Goodhart, Deirdre Hawthorne, Tadashi Ito, Shane Keena, Yuko Kimura, Scott Marr, Debora Muhl, Takashi Nakazato, Minoru Ohira, Tim Rowan, Akira Satake, Christine Sefolosha, Chizu Sekiguchi, Rudolph Serra, Lidia Syroka, Koichi Uchida and others.
Moon and Ruins #2   Regeneration #1   Regeneration #2   Regeneration #3


HOKKAIDO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Hokkaido, Japan
casa
Currents in Japanese Contemporary Wood Sculpture
September 11, 2010 - October 16, 2010
open: 9:30 – 5 PM
Kita 1, Nishi 17,Chuo-ku,Sapporo,060-0001,Japan
Phone: 011-644-6883

Space S, Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan
the Lone Ranger
des objects que l'on porte
May 1, 2010 - May 16, 2010
open: 11 – 6 PM
1-20-3 Shimorennjyaku Mitaka-shi, Tokyo, Japan
Phone: (03) 3953-8500
Artists: Shu Eguchi, Namito Nakamura, Kazumi Tsuji, Minoru Ohira


Isanuma Kobo, Kawagoe city Isanuma Park, Saitama, Japan
Gift from Sculptors
March 27, 2009 - April 12, 2010
Open: 10:00- 16:30
Phone: 049- 224-5101(8:30-17:30 weekday)
Kawagoe Pantean
Artist: Kasuhisa Aketa, Hiromasa Abe, Mitsuo Ishiwata, So-Izumi, Minoru Ohira, Makoto Okuno,
Osamu Kido, Ohu Sato, Kyu Suzuki, Hiroshi Suto, Yasufumi Takahashi, Tsuyoshi Tanaka, Kasuyoshi Hirai, Wataru Maki, Takashi Yukawa, Taikan Yokoyama, Minako Yoshino


The National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan
Artist File 2009 - The NACT Annual Show of Contemporary Art
March 4, 2009 - May 6, 2009
7-22-2, Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan 106-8558
Phone: (03) 5777-8600
Fax: (03) 3405-2531
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Santa Ana Wind   casa   Tree in Desert   Cloud on Ground

José Drudis-Biada Gallery, Mount Saint Mary’s College, USA
Group show "INSIGHT/INSIDE LA "
March 3, 2009 - April 4, 2009
Opening Reception: Sunday March 1, 10:30AM
12001 Chalon Road, Los Angeles, CA 90049
Phone: (310) 954-4361
E-mail: www.msmc.la.edu/pages/1897.asp


Muramatsu Gallery , Tokyo, Japan
Minoru Ohira Solo Exhibition " Petrified People"
Feburary 16, 2009 - March 7, 2009
1F Kindai Building, 3-7-4, Kyobashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Phone and Fax: (03) 3567-5665
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Big Hug   Earth   Contemplation #1   Contemplation #2

W. Keith and Janet Kellogg University Art Gallery, California State Polytechnic University Pomona, USA
Beginning series #05-3
Group show "Space Gallery December 1975 – August 1995"
September 14, 2008 - October 18, 2008
Reception Sunday Sept 14, 2 – 5PM
3801 West Temple Ave.,Pomona, CA 91768
Phone: (909) 869-4302
E-mail: pemerrill@csupomona.edu ( Gallery Director Patrick Merrill )



Todd Madigan Gallery, California State University, Bakersfield, California, USA
oHIRa NOWling - Echiko and Minoru Ohira's Sculptures and works on paper
April 10, 2008 - May 10, 2008
15 FA, 9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, CA 93311-1022
Phone: (661) 654-2238
E-mail: mjohnson32@csub.edu ( Michael Johnson, Director)

Todd Madigan Gallery   Todd Madigan Gallery   Todd Madigan Gallery

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Museum of Contemporary Art, MOCA  Jack sonville, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Essence and Materials
September 14, 2007 - January 6, 2008
Phone: (904) 366 -6911
Fax: (904) 366-6901
E-mail: info@mocajacksonville.org

Two Eggs # M-1   Dancer # 2   Santa Ana Wind #W-3   Fruit in Desert

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Davis & Cline Gallery, Ashland, Oregon, USA
The Nature of Materials; Minoru and Echiko Ohira
May 4, 2007 - June 9, 2007
525 A Street, Suite 1
Ashland, OR 97520
Phone: (541) 482 -2069

Poissant Gallery, Houston, Texas, USA
Kyomei: Resonance
July 13, 2007 - August 25, 2007
5102 Center Street
Houston, TX 77007
Phone: (713) 868 -9337