Chihiro Gompei

About

Chihiro Gompei lives and works in Tokyo. She works with a range of different media including installation, moving image and text investigating the precariousness of an everyday object and space.


Contact

chihirogompei(a)gmail.com
instagram

CV

Education

2014-2016
MA with Distinction
Mixed Media Textiles
Royal College of Art, London

2011-2014
BA (Hons) First Class
Fashion Textiles: Print
University for the Creative Arts, Kent.

2004-2009
BA English Literature
Sophia University, Tokyo.
(2007-2008: International Exchange at Gonzaga University in Washington, USA.)



EXHIBITIONS

2018
Liminal Structures
Group exhibition at Art Studio Dangeon, Tokyo Japan.

everyone’sasking if I’m ok // No one’s asking if I’m ok
Group exhibition at the icing room, London UK

2017
Solution 66
Group exhibition at the icing Room, London UK.

2017
Solution 66
Group exhibition at the icing Room, London UK.

Internationalist
Group exhibition at M16 Art Space, Canberra Australia.

Precarious Objects
Open studio at Zaratan Art Contemporânea,
Lisbon, Portugal.

#supercommunity.
Group exhibition at Dyson Gallery, London UK.

2016
Show RCA 2016
Royal College of Art, London UK.

Squatting Somewhere I Found.
Group Exhibition at Hockney Gallery, London UK.

2015
Electric blue code deck chair just in time for the better weather.
Group show a Hockney Gallery, London UK.

2014
Digital Encounters at UCA Canterbury, UK.

Moving Textiles Exhibition at TIO3, Ronse, Belgium.

RESIDENCIES

2017
Zaratan Art Contemporânea,
Lisbon, Portugal.

2016
UNIDEE Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto,
Biella, Italy

TEACHING

2016 - current
Senior Lecturer
Sokei Academy of Fine Art and Design, Tokyo

CONFERENCE

2016
'The Memory of Fashion'.
The End of Fashion Conference,
University of Otago
(Abstract selected, unable to attend)