b. 1951, Japan

Leiko Ikemura Biography

Leiko Ikemura was born in Japan but moved to Europe as a student and now spends her time between Cologne and Berlin. Her 30-year career includes painting, sculpture, works on paper, and has produced a huge body of work. Her paintings have evolved from early canvasses depicting struggle and conflict, to later abstract experimentation with the female form.

Leiko Ikemura Featured Artworks

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Sleep by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork sculpture
Leiko Ikemura Sleep, 2020 Cast glass
15 x 27 x 19 cm
Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art Contact Gallery
Red Head over Hongkong by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork painting, works on paper
Leiko Ikemura Red Head over Hongkong, 2010 Oil chalk on paper
40.6 x 30.5 cm
Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art Contact Gallery
Sleep by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork ceramics
Leiko Ikemura Sleep, 2021 Terracotta, glazed
24 x 28 x 22 cm
KEWENIG Enquire
Trees on Head in yellow glass by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork sculpture
Leiko Ikemura Trees on Head in yellow glass, 2020/21 Cast glass
13.5 x 17.5 x 11 cm
KEWENIG Enquire
Pink Hair by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork painting
Leiko Ikemura Pink Hair, 2019 Tempera and oil on jute
85.5 x 75.5 cm
KEWENIG Enquire
Catch the red by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork painting
Leiko Ikemura Catch the red, 2016 Tempera, oil on jute
60 x 110 cm
ShugoArts Contact Gallery
Hummingbird Head by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork sculpture
Leiko Ikemura Hummingbird Head, 2006/2017 Bronze
33 x 32 x 12 cm
Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art Contact Gallery
Catgirl with Hidden Tail (3) by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork sculpture
Leiko Ikemura Catgirl with Hidden Tail (3), 1997-1999 Bronze
36 x 13.5 x 15 cm
ShugoArts Contact Gallery

Leiko Ikemura Recent Exhibitions

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Leiko Ikemura Represented By

KEWENIG contemporary art gallery in Berlin, Germany KEWENIG Berlin, Palma
ShugoArts contemporary art gallery in Tokyo, Japan ShugoArts Tokyo

Leiko Ikemura In Ocula Magazine

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