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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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Trees on Head in yellow glass by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork sculpture
Leiko IkemuraTrees on Head in yellow glass, 2020/21Cast glass
13.5 x 17.5 x 11 cm
KEWENIG Enquire
Pink Hair by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork painting
Leiko IkemuraPink Hair, 2019Tempera and oil on jute
85.5 x 75.5 cm
KEWENIG Enquire
Gigi on Her by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork painting
Leiko IkemuraGigi on Her, 2019Tempura and oil on jute
90 x 150 cm
Kerlin Gallery Contact Gallery
Catch the red by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork painting
Leiko IkemuraCatch the red, 2016Tempera, oil on jute
60 x 110 cm
ShugoArts Contact Gallery
Hummingbird Head by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork sculpture
Leiko IkemuraHummingbird Head, 2006/2017Bronze
33 x 32 x 12 cm
Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art Contact Gallery
Maus mit Schwanz by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork sculpture
Leiko IkemuraMaus mit Schwanz, 2017/2018Bronze, patinated,
66 x 38 x 28 cm
Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art Contact Gallery
Gigi II by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork sculpture
Leiko IkemuraGigi II, 2008/2019Bronze, patinated
45 x 25 x 16 cm
Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art Contact Gallery
Catgirl with Hidden Tail (3) by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork sculpture
Leiko IkemuraCatgirl with Hidden Tail (3), 1997-1999Bronze
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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